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Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Feb 8th, 2017, 18:47
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YHAI trek to Sar Pass is defintely cheap and...

YHAI trek to Sar Pass is defintely cheap and well-conducted. However, it is true that there are too many rules to be followed during the trek and at camp. It feels more like a school camp with fixed...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jan 5th, 2017, 15:23
Replies: 23
Views: 1,844
Posted By funny_in
Phalut-Gorkhey : 15kms (4 hours downhill trek) ...

Phalut-Gorkhey : 15kms (4 hours downhill trek)
Gorkhey-Sirikhola : 13kms (3.30 hours easy trek)

Phalut to Sirikhola can be easily done in a day, at an easy pace within 8 hours.
Forum: Madhya Pradesh Nov 19th, 2016, 18:04
Replies: 1
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Posted By funny_in
MP Tourism resort, 10mins walking distance from...

MP Tourism resort, 10mins walking distance from the falls.
Forum: India Travel Partners Jun 27th, 2016, 10:11
Replies: 5
Views: 553
Posted By funny_in
Once you complete 10 days of membership and 10...

Once you complete 10 days of membership and 10 posts, you can send and receive Personal Messages.
After your PM gets activated, you can send me your contact details.
Forum: India Travel Partners Jun 27th, 2016, 08:38
Replies: 5
Views: 553
Posted By funny_in
We regularly go for treks and other holidays. If...

We regularly go for treks and other holidays. If you want to join us, please send your contact details once you can PM.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 27th, 2016, 08:37
Replies: 6
Views: 1,005
Posted By funny_in
Course fee is double, and course duration is...

Course fee is double, and course duration is half! It is not worth doing this course.
It is better to wait for an opportune time to do the course from a Govt premier mountaineering institution...
Forum: Kullu and Manali Jun 26th, 2016, 13:57
Replies: 4
Views: 955
Posted By funny_in
Wonderful analysis! :)

Wonderful analysis! :)
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 23rd, 2016, 23:01
Replies: 92
Views: 17,833
Posted By funny_in
No need to go to Rishikesh. You can get a...

No need to go to Rishikesh.

You can get a direct bus to Uttarkashi from the GMOU stand in front of the Haridwar railway station.
The first bus is around 5.30am.

From Uttarkashi, you can get...
Forum: Himachal Pradesh Jun 18th, 2016, 01:30
Replies: 7
Views: 850
Posted By funny_in
In mid-Sep there will be no snow on the road. I...

In mid-Sep there will be no snow on the road. I have travelled extensively in Lahaul-Spiti during this time.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 15:19
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Depends on the hired product. The hired...

Depends on the hired product.

The hired tents and sleeping bags from local suppliers are many times of very poor quality. Sometimes when you are on the first night of the trek, you see the tent...
Forum: Himachal Pradesh Jun 13th, 2016, 09:01
Replies: 7
Views: 850
Posted By funny_in
My answers in bold:

My answers in bold:
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 04:49
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Views: 3,926
Posted By funny_in
Very nice trek report with lovely photographs....

Very nice trek report with lovely photographs. Loved your touches of humour!
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 03:47
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Yes you can take a bus to Dhulagarh, then change...

Yes you can take a bus to Dhulagarh, then change again and get down at Kalitola More. Decathlon is another 2mins walking from there.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 03:28
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
It is close to Uluberia, but on the highway so...

It is close to Uluberia, but on the highway so not very close to the station.
The best way is to go from Esplanade, take any bus which goes via Kona Expressway. It is about 10kms after Dhulagarh, on...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 03:25
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Then you most certainly got a very good deal on...

Then you most certainly got a very good deal on the Duckback rucksack Samik! :)
Real value-for-money!
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 02:47
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Yes certainly it can cause back problems if he is...

Yes certainly it can cause back problems if he is carrying his own sack for the total duration of the trek.
There are fibre plates available, but that again means some cost issues.
Maybe he can...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 02:37
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
I have never even seen a Duckback rucksack :) ...

I have never even seen a Duckback rucksack :)
But I can guess it will not have an aluminum stay in the back.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 02:35
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Depends where he is going to trek, and in which...

Depends where he is going to trek, and in which month.
Shoe is actually a major issue in reference to the trek terrain, season, weather.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 02:30
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
I was in Decathlon yesterday, and have been...

I was in Decathlon yesterday, and have been visiting their stores in Delhi and Bangalore regularly. They do not keep Merrel or Coleman shoes.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 02:28
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
I am sorry to say you have not understood my...

I am sorry to say you have not understood my point at all! Did you read my previous posts? Do I have to highlight that I mentioned that quality comes at a price? Did I ever say that a low-priced bag...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 01:35
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
I have seen some low-ankle Forclaz trekking shoes...

I have seen some low-ankle Forclaz trekking shoes for ladies in Decathlon store near Uluberia. They are priced around Rs 2500 and looked quite good.
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 13th, 2016, 01:15
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
I know Satyajitda of Ria personally. His sacks...

I know Satyajitda of Ria personally. His sacks are good but I have never used them myself. I have seen the stitching come off on new sacks bought from Ria during the first trek of some friends. So I...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 12th, 2016, 23:29
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Correct Samik. Any trek gear purchase is what is...

Correct Samik. Any trek gear purchase is what is the best you can buy at the money you can spend!
There is no point in advising products more expensive if that is beyond your budget.

For example,...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 12th, 2016, 23:17
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Yes conveniently ignoring his grand announcement...

Yes conveniently ignoring his grand announcement that you could have got a 'better deal'! He just refuses to give the brand and price for the similar products you purchased. His statement now rings...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jun 12th, 2016, 23:08
Replies: 1,520
Views: 608,778
Posted By funny_in
Why are you sorry for me? You should feel sorry...

Why are you sorry for me? You should feel sorry for Forclaz for not making a very good trekking shoe. Forclaz 500 is used by average trekkers, so obviously you are happy with it!

Many trekkers are...
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