Stok Kangri Expedition – Day 3 – Hike to base camp (16400 feet)

May 27 2016 (continued from) The 5kms hike to the base camp was through this trail that was initially not so inclined but eventually got steeper and steeper, until we finally reached this small stretch of plateau at 16400 feet altitude, an ideal place for setting up ones camp. Myself and Achyut tried out these snow … More Stok Kangri Expedition – Day 3 – Hike to base camp (16400 feet)

Stok Kangri Expedition – Day 2 – Acclimatization hike & Mountaineering Clinics

May 26 2016 (continued from) Served with the Oat meal breakfast which to be honest wasn’t really easy to eat, atleast for me, we were left to chill around and enjoy the place in the morning.  The day was spent doing a short acclimatization hike to a peak not that far from Manokarma campsite. It was … More Stok Kangri Expedition – Day 2 – Acclimatization hike & Mountaineering Clinics

Stok Kangri Expedition – Day 1- Hike to Manokorma Camp (14200 ft)

May 25 2016 (continued from) At 11 AM we started our trek walking along the streams with super cold water, so cold that we couldn’t even taste it. The plan was to reach Chang Ma camp site (13100 ft), have lunch and then hike further to Manokorma Camp (14200 ft). The initial 2km of walk along … More Stok Kangri Expedition – Day 1- Hike to Manokorma Camp (14200 ft)