Originally posted on wandering wonders…:
the Utopian fairy-land of Bhakar Thatch Its been quite a few days since we came back from this trek (I did not put any adjective for this trek as I am sure none would convey what I am feeling) and ever since I have been thinking what exactly can I…
To put it in perspective, Pin Bhaba Pass is a ‘Mini Pin Parvati Pass’ Trek in the making. It captures all the exciting aspect of Pin Parvati Trek in a shorter time span. It is power packed with a stark contrast of an evergreen Bhaba Valley of Kinnaur and the mysterious Cold Desert of Pin Valley. It has picturesque camping grounds that are only inhabited by passing shepherd folks. Route finding, river crossing, traversing a near 5,000-meter snow pass is routine. The views from the pass are identical to what one gets from Pin Parvati Pass. In just 5 days of trekking, you get the money worth of an 11-day expedition trek that is Pin Parvati. … More In Pictures : Pin Bhaba, a mini Pin Parvati Pass Trek in the making
Spiti is one destination that is full of beautiful scenery that you’ve probably never laid eyes on — until now. Undaunted we proceed to tell you about one of the most visually stunning location in Spiti very few know about. Read further to find out about this secret location. … More The most beautiful vantage point of Spiti you didn’t know existed
A recent road journey to Chanshal Pass concluded in a bombastic manner. The only takeaway from our haphazard journey was a prospect of exploring a hidden lake. We did our research to bring forth first hand information about this lake hidden in the Himalayan Neverland. … More Prelude to Saru Lake trek in the Pabbar Valley
Organizing a Himalayan trek in less popular routes is not an easy affair. You have to work with your resources and collaborate with local men of the region. Setting up a trek to the remote valley of Buran in Himachal in Autumn turned out to be a disaster. Here I share a few of the lessons learned while organizing a trek to Buran Ghati. … More Why Buran Ghati Trek is difficult to set up in post monsoon season?