Sunday, March 13, 2011


KULLU/MANALI – KHARDUNG LA MOUNTAIN BIKING EXPEDITION (WOMEN ONLY) : First time in the history of YHAI, we announce 1st Mountain Biking Expedition Kullu/Manali – Khardung La ( Ladakh) Exclusively for Women.
100 women cyclists will undertake about 600 kms with world’s most hazardous and difficult terrain on Mountain Bikes starting from August, 11 from Kullu – Manali to Leh – Khardung La.. They will cover this distance in 18 days climbing Rohtang Pass (13,051 ft. ht.) (3978mtr.), Bara Lacha Pass (16,040 ft. ht.) (4890 mtr), Lachung La Pass ( 16,600 ft. ht.) (5059 mtr.) and Tanglang La Pass ( 17,582 (5359 mtr.) and finally to Khardung La Pass (5,602 m) (18,380 feet) via Leh (Laddakh).
ROUTE: Kullu-Manali – Solang Nala-Marhi-Rohtang Pass-Sishu-Jispa-Zing Zing Bar-Sarchu-Whisky Nala-Pang- Debring-Rumtse-Choglamsar-Leh – South Pullu – Khardungla Pass-Leh .The actual route may change depending upon geographical, social and environmental conditions.
Duration: 17-19 days. : Participants will reach at Base Camp, Seobagh, Kullu. After concluding the expedition, they will leave from Leh

How to reach Base Camp at Seobagh,Kullu-Manali : Kullu-Manali is well connected from Delhi, Chandigarh & Pathankot by Bus, Train & Air. Nearest Railway station is Chandigarh & the nearest Airport is Bhuntar(Kullu). The base camp at Youth Hostel Seobagh is 3 km from
Kullu bus stand on left bank, near Jairu Mineral Water Plant. Tel. no. +91-1902-230113