Pankaj Deshwal

Pankaj is a crazy adventurer and a certified Pilot who has always wanted to fly free. An engineer by education, Pankaj is also a Partner at Bikat Adventures.

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Popular Treks How To Select A Backpack
03 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

You have signed up for an upcoming trek or a hike! Excited you must be. First thing that comes to your mind, to buy or not to buy a bag - A Bag? We’ll call it sack from now on.

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Popular Treks Knowhow Trekking Mountaineering Packing List How To Select A Rucksack ( Part 1: Common Errors Of Rucksack Selection )
04 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

You have signed up for an upcoming trek or a hike! Excited you must be. First thing that comes to your mind, to buy or not to buy a bag - A Bag? We’ll call it Rucksack/sack from now on.

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Popular Treks How To Select A Rucksack ( Part -2 : Knowing Your Requirements Beforehand Can Help You Select A Better Rucksack )
11 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

Before you go to the shop and buy a rucksack you need to freeze your requirements first. Your options are endless and so is the price. Points below will help you zero-in your requirements.

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Popular Treks Informative Trekking Nag Tibba trek Why Nag Tibba Trek Should Be Done In 3 Days
11 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

Nag Tibba has of late become a favorite trek for the winters and there are reasons for that. Proximity to Delhi is one of them, with overnight journey to Dehradun and another 3-4 hrs drive takes you t

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Popular Treks Informative Trekking Panwali Kantha Trek Why Panwali Kantha Is A Great Late Winter Trek
12 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

The 3 colors of Panwali Kantha - A Thar in Himalayas Panwali Kantha is a must do trek in winters or springs. This trek can easily be done on extended weekends. Except Nag Tibba this is one of the clo

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Cycling Manali Leh Cycling Expedition Cycling Through Sarchu
16 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

On the 5th day of Manali Leh Cycle Expedition you cross Baralacha La Pass. After crossing the pass you come across this flat road through green patches of grass.The road which is mostly sloping downw

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Popular Treks Knowhow Trekking Mountaineering Packing List How To Select A Rucksack ( Part 3 : Understanding Construction And Material Of A Rucksack )
18 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

When selecting a rucksack its construction & structure play a very important role. Primarily the construction and structure of a sack should take care of three things

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Popular Treks Knowhow Trekking Packing List How To Pack Your Backpack
31 March 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

All of us pay a lot of attention in selecting a rucksack or for that matter any specialized item like hiking boots, ice axe etc etc. When we have done so much research on internet to get that awesome

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Popular Treks Knowhow Trekking Preparation How You Can Prepare Yourself For A Hiking Trip
02 April 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

Hiking trips are physically demanding and require certain amount of preparation. Although your overall attitude makes all the difference on any rigorous activity like hiking but preparation helps a lo

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Popular Treks Informative Trekking Nag Tibba trek 5 Reasons Why Nag Tibba Is A Great Trek For Beginners
18 April 2015 | Pankaj Deshwal

“Trekking” you have been hearing this word for quite some time, be it Bollywood or through social media. Finally you decided to take plunge and do a small trek to begin with. You start searching web

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