Hidden Himalayas - Spiti Valley and Chandertal

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Epic Rides' started by Chanderjeet, Jun 6, 2007.

  1. SNOBDOC

    SNOBDOC Adventurer

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    Chander, if you keep on advertising your wonderful country, once you will find us at your door. :D
    Thank you again for excellent pics
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  2. Questor

    Questor More Undestructable

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    Chanderjeet - Once again you have posted an amazing Ride Report! :clap
    You guys are true ADV riders. :thumb

    I truely wish I had places like that near me so I could go there and get my ass kicked like you guys! :lol3


    I'm going to get on the bike today, and go someplace, and see what I find...
    Q~
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  3. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    Hope you find someplace really nice.
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  4. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    ROMANIA. WOW

    Thats one place, i would LOVE to ride. Its the history of the country that calls out.....AMAZING
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  5. Gregulator

    Gregulator Loves the dirt

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    I always love your ride reports, doubly because you do it on a little bike. Makes me laugh at the tough guys riding gravel roads on cush, big displacement things (in a nice, no offense way)
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  6. bigrichard

    bigrichard Long timer

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    Thanks for the added pictures Chanderjeet - you've got some front page candidates

    The panorama really gives the feeling of being there, and i wish I was, but with a warm meal in my belly so I didn't have to decide whether to ride or cook :bmwrider
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  7. no

    no dreaming adventurer Supporter

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    Magic mountain pictures! Awesome!
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  8. MMcnamara

    MMcnamara Athletic Supporter

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    Let me see if I can read your mind:


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    "This sucks"


    Another stellar report. I have one of your photos as my background image.
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  9. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    glad
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  10. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    more pics have been uploaded on page - 1
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  11. earthroamer

    earthroamer Stuck in Pindadesh

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    I agree. We need to be reminded now and then that adventure riding has nothing to do with all this gear we obsess about.
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  12. cactusreid

    cactusreid Adventurer

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    it's not the destination ,but the journey that counts! but you and your friends have that figured out already! incredible chanderjeet!
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  13. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    True.....
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  14. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    I was thinking about the same myself. I mean what can be worse than that. I remember i had a good look at that paved road to leh when we left it and took the offroad trail to spiti valley. Thanks for the comment though, it really boasts the confidence.
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  15. Photog

    Photog Charismatic Megafauna

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    Those pics are GREAT! Thanks for adding them.

    You've got a big fan in North Carolina, USA!! :bow
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  16. BykBoy

    BykBoy Meshuganeh Super Supporter

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    You guys rock :clap :thumb :super

    13000 feet with a mesh jacket :eek1 Maybe it's time to look into some winter gear...:lol3 :norton

    BTW, I am going to be in Delhi next week. I would love to meet you guys!:beer
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  17. Dick

    Dick Its a big old goofy world

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    What do you mean, he has a hoodie on under the mesh :lol3

    Fantastic ride report - that is a lovely part of the world and made even more so from the saddle of a bike. :clap :clap
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  18. Uncle Larry

    Uncle Larry The most suave of stooges

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    The V-Strom Collective bows to your awesome accomplishments. :bow
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  19. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    A Wet hoodie :D

    Here's the irony... i had bought pair of brand new off-road waterproof boots and i thought i would wear them on this trip. But i could only wear them in the plains coz i couldnt change the gears and apply brakes wearing those. I didnt want to take chance with them in the mountains.

    Lesson learned : Boots need time to set in.
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  20. Chanderjeet

    Chanderjeet IndiYeah !!

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    V-Strom :tb i love that bike.
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