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Mumbai to Goa on a Fatbike – 1 – The inception of 100BeachRide

Every enterprise has a beginning. The 100BeachRide began with a phone call and insatiable urge to find the best Sol Kadi on the Konkan coastline. But there’s more to this undertaking than just gastronomic delights. Find out how it all started in Part 1.

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Har Ki Dun March 2017. Part 3 – There and back again (to Osla)

Har Ki Dun Valley is a cradle shaped hanging valley in the Garhwal Himalayas. It is surrounded by snow-covered peaks and alpine vegetation. This valley is at an altitude of approx 3500m above mean sea level and is snow-covered during October to March. The valley is around 25 km from Taluka (Uttarakhand). Travel with me as I make a final push towards Har Ki Dun in a approaching snowstorm. This is the third and final part of the trek journal

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Har Ki Dun March 2017. Part 2 – Taluka to Osla and beyond

Har Ki Dun Valley is a cradle shaped hanging valley in the Garhwal Himalayas. It is surrounded by snow-covered peaks and alpine vegetation. This valley is at an altitude of approx 3500m above mean sea level and is snow-covered during October to March. The valley is around 25 km from Taluka (Uttarakhand). Travel with me as I make my way from Taluka to Osla and beyond in Part 2 of my trek journal.

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Har Ki Dun March 2017. Part 1- Nainbagh to Taluka.

Har Ki Dun Valley is a cradle shaped hanging valley in the Garhwal Himalayas. It is surrounded by snow-covered peaks and alpine vegetation. This valley is at an altitude of approx 3500m above mean sea level and is snow-covered during October to March. The valley is around 25 km from Taluka (Uttarakhand). Travel with me as I make my way to Taluka village in Part 1 of my trek journal.

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Nag Tibba Trek Journal (Part 2) Glimpses along the Pantwari Nag Tibba

Pantwari to Nag Tibba is considered a slog, something to be dispensed with to get to Nag Tibba. Find out with us why this is not a trail you want to rush through. The second part of our trek log is a kaleidoscope of nuances that dot this trekking trail.

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Nag Tibba Trek Journal (Part 1) In and Around Pantwari village

Pantwari is often viewed as the road head to Nag Tibba Trek. Yet, if you spend some time exploring this village you will find that there’s a lot more beauty, hospitality and legend to this place than you might have imagined. Explore more of this place and people with me.

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Nag Tibba Trek – Prologue

This March I spent a week at Nag Tibba. Often camping and staying with Gaddis or goatherds that flock to its slopes, seeking fodder for their livestock. Gaddis have wandered the Himalaya for generations and no-one understands the topography and geography better than these nomadic people. Living with these shepherds, I discovered that there is more to Nag Tibba than meets the eye at first glance or what a fixed schedule trekking tour would have you believe.

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