BIKEPACKING THE ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT:::::::::::: Pt 5, Tal to Timang

The riding was getting noticeably harder, the breathing more laboured, and the number of stops increasingly more frequent. But, the vista around us was getting increasingly more spectacular as well. Just as well too, the elements were very energy-sapping. It’s only the immense beauty surrounding us that’s keeping us going. Continue reading

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BIKEPACKING THE ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT:::::::::::: Pt 4, Syange to Tal.

Up, up and then … up some more.

The going was tough, as not all of the ‘highway’ was rideable, and the gradient on certain sections was often ridiculously steep, so steep that even pushing was exhausting.

The scenery, however, more than made up for the suffering – Continue reading