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September 15, 2010 0

What To Do In An Emergency Whilst Walking

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What To Do In An Emergency Whilst Walking Walking and trekking are enjoyable past-times with proven benefits for your health. There is, however, a small risk of accident and injury associated with walking even on relatively easy ground. An inadvertant trip can lead to a stumble, which could entrain a broken bone or head injury. [...]

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September 8, 2010 0

FlashBack: Suggestions, Packing Tips & Must Dos from Valley Of Flowers trek

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Courtesy Lakshmi, I dug these VOF 2008 notes out of my archives.  Here are somethings that may help. These were written within the fortnight of the return.

September 7, 2010 0

Countdown Begins!

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10 days to go!

September 6, 2010 0

Moral of Shiva Ganga (+ DayPack list)

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Shiva Ganga trek (on Sun 5th Sept 2010) was my first test trek prior to the BIG Gangotri Trek, while others were on their 4th possibly 5th trial trek. It was 2.5 km climb and felt like 6.5 km! The climb up and down was not very difficult although there were stretches of steep climb. [...]