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How To Do The Monsoon Hikes

Triund Trek in Monsoon

How To Prepare for the Monsoon Hikes Monsoon is one of the most beautiful season in North India and presents some of the best views in the Mountains. The hills become all green. Then there are the Gaddi shepherds grazing their flock of sheep and goat. Monsoon season usually starts from mid to the end…Read more

Django Unchained in Billing

Django Unchained in Billing

Django Unchained in Billing I was looking for some easy winter snow hiking spot out side of my area. Then got the reference to a place of worship near Chinna Pass (motor-able road but now the road is blocked with slides and fallen trees, the reason they had cut out the road from hillsides and…Read more

Kareri Village and Dal Lake

Kareri Village is another interesting place neighboring Triund Hill. Kareri village is approximately in following co-ordinates 32° 16′ 50.93″ N  76° 16′ 50.77″ E and is just 3km from Ghera village.From Kareri village, the Kareri Lake (Locals of Kareri call it Dal Lake) is at a distance of 13km and approximately in following co-ordinates 32°…Read more

Triund Hill Trekkers Paradise

Triund is a paradise for trekkers. Triund hill is situated in Indian state Himachal Pradesh, district Kangra, town Dharamsala and which lies after McLeod Ganj. Trek to Triund comes under moderate hiking category with normal gears according to the weather like normal clothing or warm jacket and good pair of sports shoes, sleeping bags with…Read more

How is The weather of Triund in December

Is it safe to Trek to Triund in December? Triund Hill is the Jewel of Dharamshala Local. Trek to Triund, is one of the nearest and one of easiest high altitude trekking site in Dharamsala. Triund trek has four to five starting points. One from Dharamkot, second from BhagusNag (which further gets divided in two…Read more

Bara Bhanghal

Mule Train and Glacier Stretch

Bara Bhanghal Thamsar~Pass, one of the elusive pass after,  Gauri Jhundha. This one being on the list is still not hugged. Myself was looking for solo hike up to Thamsar Pass. Going humanly solo means, you need to do a lot of homework before hitting the trail. Since the monsoon was on its heights, I…Read more

Triund 2012 February

  Triund 2012 February this time there was very heavy snow fall in Triund and treks to Triund Hill were covered under thick snow for about at least two month and even the Forest Department Rest House was also closed. Even in January 30th we could trek only up Magic View Café and beyond the…Read more