Trans Himachal 2018
A 75 days ultra hiking journey during mid July to end Sep 2018 across 40 high altitude passes in Spiti, Zanskar, Pangi, Chamba, Kinnaur, Shimla and Kangra districts of Himachal Pradesh and J&K.
Alpine style (self-planned & navigated hiking route, self-supported carrying own shelter and food). Lightweight ultra hiking configuration (7kg). Refueling in between passes in small villages and traveling through HPRTC bus.
Those planning to hike some of these passes are suggested to familiarize themselves with topographic map reading and navigation through the navigation bootcamp online course.
More moments on my journey on Instagram
Shortfilm - Running the High Himalayas
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Your best friends in the high mountains: the gaddis or shepherds. Always ready to offer shelter and food. Humanity we lost in our civilizations is still in tact in the remote places of our planet Ice bridges are formed when a stream flows beneath a glacier melting an arch shaped opening. Here a beautiful specimen big enough for a bus to fit underneath, on the way from Bada Gran to the Thamsar pass (4748m) in Kangra, Himachal.t Ultrajourneys.org #Explore #Himalayas #AlpineStyle #Minimalist #UltraRunning