Pindari Glacier – On the top

It has been a month since I’m back from the Himalayan Trek, and it already feels like for ever. Every time I look at these pictures, both Roopa and I take a deep breath thinking about the place and hoping to feel the same air.

After 6 days of strenuous trekking, we reached the top and it was worth every bit of it. Reaching the top did give me a very different high. Here are some of the pictures on the way to the place.

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Pindari Trek Day 2

Day 2:

After staying a night at Kathkodam, we started out early in the morning to a place called Bageshwar.

A journey of 182KM which would take close to 7 hours by road due to hilly region and tough terrains.

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We stopped somewhere in between for rest and found a nice huge tree. I clicked this with higher aperture to get better depth of field.
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After sometime when we stopped for lunch we spotted a birds nest where these birds were feeding the little ones. Both Roopa and I got very busy clicking this wonderful sight.

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Even with such long journey spirit of the group was very high as we were all eager to reach our final destination and get on to the trails trekking.

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That evening we  roamed around the streets of Baheswar looking for. We knew that the closer we got to the himalayan range the landscape was getting prettier.

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Trek to Tadiyandamol


Tadiyandamol is the second highest mountain in Karnataka. It is situated near to Kakkabe town in 
Kodagu district, and about 260KM from bangalore.

We reached Virajpet quite early in the morning that we decided to walk all the way. So our journey started with around 10KM to the base of Tadiyandamol.

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Sight of the hill from a distance was very good.

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Trek to Kumara Parvatha

February 25th and 26th 2006:

Trekware:

Kumara Parvatha… toughest trek in Karnataka. It is truly challenging. We left on Friday evening and were back on Monday morning.

The Team:

Amit, Akshata, Abhilash, Ashish, Ajay, Ajay Rao, Belmeera, Mahesh, Swaroop, Sindhu & Me.

Kumara Parvatha

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