Faces from Munsyari

Just back from Munsyari, a small town in Pittoragarh district of Uttarakhand. Also given the title of “the little Kashmir”, this small town lies between the snow capped mountains known as the Kumaon ranges of Himalayas. Munsyari is popular between high altitude trekkers and adventure lovers. Khaliya Top (height 11500 ft) is one of the well known…

Mystery behind the Roopkund Trek

This article by me was originally posted on Triphippie  Roopkund is one of the high altitude glacier lakes in the Himalayas, in the Uttarakhand State.The Roopkund trek gained massive attention due to hundreds of skeletons found on the surface of the lake because of which it is also known as The Mysterious Lake. It is…

The Deeper, the Higher – Sandhan Valley Trek

Once in a year, go some place you have never been before – Dalai Lama Few months back, I came across some pictures of Sandhan Valley good enough to fascinate me. On doing a quick research I got to know a little more about the place more popularly known as – “Valley of Shadows“, “Valley of…

The Reverse Descend – Harihar Fort Trek

About: Harihar Fort also known as “Harish Fort” lies in the trimbakeshwar range, is at a height of 3676 ft above sea level. The fort appears to be rectangular in shape from its base village and is located on top of a triangular massif with all the three sides being vertical. One has to reach the fort…

First Himalayan trek: Chanderkhani pass : Wanderlust

Okay so here it goes. I always dreamt of this crazy vacation where I would roam about like a wanderer, away from the hassles of daily life, internet, office. I wanted to plan it with my besties, but thanks to their busy schedule and unavailability that the National Himalayan Expedition Chanderkhani Pass happened to me….