10

Jul
2012
Upcoming Treks
Posted by: adminwebnoo /18473
Upcoming Treks in the Himalayas   Upcoming Treks in November 2016 Trek Name Trek Date Duration Grade Beas Kund Trek 12th November 2016 3 Days Easy Kuari Pass Trek 26th November 2016 6 Days Easy – Moderate Nag Tibba Trek 12th November 2016 26th November 2016 3 Days Easy  Upcoming Treks in December 2016 Trek Name Trek Date Duration Grade Kedarkantha Trek 3rd December […]
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15

Jun
2012
Green Hiking Tips
Posted by: adminwebnoo /2120
HIKING Hike in a single file in the middle of the track to avoid further erosion. Keep noise levels low, especially when hiking through a forest. Minimize the use of automobiles wherever possible. CAMPING Choose a home stay or a community-run camping site wherever possible While hiking set camp 30m away from lakes and streams […]
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04

Jun
2012
Returning from Stok Kangri
Posted by: jai /1840
Stok Kangri Trek takes you above 20000 ft above sea level When we were on our way back from Ladakh after the Stok Kangri’ Expedition, we stopped for lunch at a restaurant and this beautiful old woman was the owner. After lunch we sat with her for almost half an hour chatting. When I was […]
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24

May
2012
Everest in Numbers
Posted by: jai /2070
Everest 2012: 229 Summits 9 Deaths  8,850 meters (29,029 feet): Height at the peak. 60 million years: Approximate age of Mount Everest. $25,000: Cost of a climbing permit per person. 8,000: Height in meters (approximately 26,000 feet) at Mount Everest’s “death zone,” the low-oxygen area above the last camp and before the summit where conditions become […]
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