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15 Dec 2017 07:01
Basic Mountaineering Course - Physical Fitness Pre No worries. You're welcome. Hope you have a great trip. Be sure to keep a tab on the security situation before you head out for the course. Major towns in Kashmir can be volatile. It is unfortunate because Kashmir and Kashmiri people have so much to...
15 Dec 2017 06:50
Winter treks in Himachal Pradesh Hi Umang!! Hope your kit is suited to the rigours of a winter trip. And of course there is the matter of conditioning too. A warm sleeping bag, a decent tent, good layering, sturdy winter boots and mitts and socks for your digits; these are the bare...
By- Umang
16 Nov 2017 11:42
Gokyo Ri and Gokyo Lakes Trek in Nepal Nepal the country located in the central Himalayas in South Asia is undoubtedly the most popular place for adventure activities. And there are good reasons why trekking in Nepal, which wind through some of the highest mountains of the world is unique in every...
By- Umang
16 Nov 2017 11:28
Hello! Hello friends, My name is Umang. I came to know about this forum recently. Hope to meet and interact with the like minded people.
16 May 2017 15:51
Trekking Shoes Those Salomon's are good too. Merrell probably doesn't have any exclusive retail stores here. But that is true for most good brands, be it boots, apparel or technical equipment. I did have a couple but they are gone. Sorry. :)
28 Apr 2017 05:30
indians summiting everest without supplemental oxy Hi Kunal, One of my acquaintances shared This Link with me. I repeat such lists and records are of no use to me personally; in fact most things "everest" seldom excite me. But ... I promised to check with my friends and one of them reverted with this...

" You cannot stay on the summit forever; you have to come down again. So why bother in the first place - Just this: What is above knows what is below, but what is below does not know what is above. One climbs, one sees. One descends, one sees no longer, but one has seen. There is an art of conducting oneself in the lower regions by the memory of what one saw higher up. When one can no longer see, one can at least still know." -Ren-aumal.