Tag: Trekking

Walking in silence…
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Walking in silence…

October 3, 2021

By Tiger Solanki Thanks to the shift in media attention from COVID to Taliban, many trekkers backed out apprehending an attack in Kashmir. But a small group of people from Mysuru and Bengaluru made up their mind and trekked to the Great Lakes of Kashmir from Aug. 24 to 31 and the expedition was organised…

Trekking expedition amidst the pandemic fear
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Trekking expedition amidst the pandemic fear

August 23, 2021

When the people of the State were gripping under the fear of the pandemic, few adventure buffs took a leap into the mountains as a stress-buster. It was pandemic time here in Karnataka and the State where we were visiting was abated with challenges like monsoon tragedies — cloud bursting, sudden surge of the waters…

Asha-2019 trekkers felicitated
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Asha-2019 trekkers felicitated

July 8, 2019

The trekkers, who went to Mt. Saurkundi Pass in Dhauladhar range in Manali region in Himachal Pradesh as part of Asha-2019, an exclusive expedition for the tribal girls organised by Tiger Adventure Foundation (TAF) and Ladies Circle India, were felicitated for their successful summit, at Rotary Centre in city recently. The team consisted of 12…

Womenfolk scale new heights…
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Womenfolk scale new heights…

June 12, 2018

By Tiger Solanki Having heard about the tales of Himalayan Expedition on several occasions and having listened to my son’s tales several times, I was little apprehensive whether I can do a Himalayan expedition or not. I was having back pain and was apprehensive about the cold too but I could still do it and…

Forest Department rolls back ban on trekking
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Forest Department rolls back ban on trekking

March 23, 2018

Mysuru:  The Forest Department that had banned trekking in the forests of Karnataka in the wake of fire tragedy at Kurangani Hills in Theni District of Tamil Nadu in which nearly ten students were killed, has now modified its order and said that trekking will be permitted in certain areas of the forest. The order…

ESCAPE TO EXPLORE
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ESCAPE TO EXPLORE

February 24, 2018

By V. Shourabh Trekking has become a popular trend and a picnic-sort of an activity these days. Mysuru and surrounding areas, which have several picnic spots and beautiful nature nearby, is something that needs to be explored. This Weekend Star Supplement focuses on some of the favourite trekking spots in and around Mysuru and also…

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