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Bright colors

August 05, 2014 - Many bikers wear dark colored clothing since it’s great for hiding dirt yet it also hides them when they are photographe...
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Biycling through the Spiti and Lahaul valleys of North India

March 24, 2012 - Spiti = non-existent traffic, Tibetan villages, spectacular monasteries and momos. Lahaul & Kinnaur = Greenery, return...
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Cycling up the Chandra river valley in Northern India

March 13, 2012 - At Gramphoo we decided to change course and head towards Spiti. To get there we ended up cycling (and pushing!) our bike...
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Heading towards Gramphoo, India

March 10, 2012 - Between Keylong and Gramphoo the landscape is verdant green and the super smooth road is usually full of traffic, but no...
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India’s true road king

March 06, 2012 - Most of the traffic on the Leh-Manali highway is army supply and fuel trucks. Luckily the road was in bad shape so they...
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Cycling over the Baralacha La pass, India

February 28, 2012 - What is the most beautiful pass on the Leh – Manali highway? In my opinion, it must be the Baralacha La. Plus the downhi...
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On top of Lachlung La

February 04, 2012 - A quick photo before descending to the next tent camp where coffee, chocolate and Maggi soup awaits.
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The tent camp of Pang on the Leh – Manali highway, India

January 25, 2012 - There are a number of tent camps on the Leh – Manali highway where you can buy food, drink and even overnight in the par...
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Cycling across the More plains, India

January 22, 2012 - The More plains are surrounded by the imposing Himalayan Mountains yet how can you enjoy the scenery when you’re fightin...
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Cycling up Taglang La pass

January 11, 2012 - While heading up the 5300 mtr. high Taglang La, we continually stopped to rest and catch our breath while being watched...
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Stopping at Thiksey Monastery, India

December 18, 2011 - Using the excuse that we still needed to acclimatize, we ended up staying at Thiksey Monastery for a couple of days, gor...
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We’ve arrived in Leh, India

December 11, 2011 - We have always dreamed of cycling the Himalayas, but the question was “which region?” The choice fell upon the Leh – Man...
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