Himalayan Trek

An interview with Mr. Gunavardhan Raju

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on June 20, 2012 at 12:55 pm

My interview with Mr. Gunavardhan Raju, who is the camp leader at Bhandak Thatch. He is from Visakhapatnam and has done a lot of trek’s with YHAI. Here, he shares some tips on how to survive the Himalayan conditions and have an enjoyable trek. This interview was recorded in Telugu, English version will be avaliable [...]

Birds of the Himalayas.

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on June 15, 2012 at 2:04 pm

I have created a short video about the various birds in the Shivalik ranges during my recent trek of the Himalayas.  I have recorded the birds sing on my Olympus Voice recorder. The trek would start at around 8 AM in the morning and we break for lunch at around 12:00 in the afternoon for [...]

The Great Himalayan Trek – Day 02

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on May 10, 2012 at 6:50 pm

Day 02 of our journey has started quietly. Our first stop in the morning was in Bohpal. We tried to have breakfast at the station, but it was horrible. Instead we tried from the pantry car in the train itself. It was a lot better than the the previous. We also ordered lunch from the [...]

The Great Himalayan Trek. Day – 01

Posted by Chowdary Kodali on May 9, 2012 at 6:37 pm

Finally the day has arrived and five of my college friends have started our journey to mountain ranges of the great Himalayas. The first leg of our journey will be to New Delhi. We are on a train covering 1700 kms on 24 hrs. It is a bit hard for me to type on my [...]