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Old 3rd August 2017, 18:08   #256
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Did this same route some time back. It was a hell ride. There was no road for 10-20 KMs. Not sure the current situation; but anyway I have blacklisted this route now.
Ps. I was driving Scorpio.
Thanks for the heads up Anuj. Now this is confusing. Some posts back, it was suggested that the route via Moradabad bypass - Suar - Bazpur - Kaladhungi is good. Though since you are the one who has most recently returned, your account has to be the most updated. Did you take an alternate route back to Delhi, i.e. via Haldwani - Rudrapur- Rampur? I have used this route too and Rampur stretch was pockmarked with potholes .

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Thanks for the heads up Anuj. Now this is confusing. Some posts back, it was suggested that the route via Moradabad bypass - Suar - Bazpur - Kaladhungi is good. Though since you are the one who has most recently returned, your account has to be the most updated. Did you take an alternate route back to Delhi, i.e. via Haldwani - Rudrapur- Rampur? I have used this route too and Rampur stretch was pockmarked with potholes .

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Hi, the best route to Nainital currently is the Moradabad bypass - Tanda - Bazpur -Kaladhungi route. There are some minor road issues from leaving the NH 24 at Moradabad till Tanda, and there will be some traffic at Tanda and Bazpur depending upon the time of the day, but the alternate routes are much worse. The Rudrapur - Rampur route is full of potholes and heavy truck traffic. I usually do Haldwani to Noida run in about 5 hrs. via the first route above.
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Hi, the best route to Nainital currently is the Moradabad bypass - Tanda - Bazpur -Kaladhungi route. There are some minor road issues from leaving the NH 24 at Moradabad till Tanda, and there will be some traffic at Tanda and Bazpur depending upon the time of the day, but the alternate routes are much worse. The Rudrapur - Rampur route is full of potholes and heavy truck traffic. I usually do Haldwani to Noida run in about 5 hrs. via the first route above.
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Seems like this is indeed the most appropriate route - even Google is recommending this. Though until last year (or was it the year before last? I forget.) the favoured route was Moradabad Bypass - Rampur - Suar - Kaladhungi. This had a 5 km stretch of bad roads, somewhere near Suar and that was about it. nvldiver had passed through Tanda sometime in 2015 and he had gone through traffic jams in Tanda. Is the situation any better now?
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Thanks penpusher,
Seems like this is indeed the most appropriate route - even Google is recommending this. Though until last year (or was it the year before last? I forget.) the favoured route was Moradabad Bypass - Rampur - Suar - Kaladhungi. This had a 5 km stretch of bad roads, somewhere near Suar and that was about it. nvldiver had passed through Tanda sometime in 2015 and he had gone through traffic jams in Tanda. Is the situation any better now?
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Hi Ironhide,

There will be some traffic at Tanda, but mostly it's moving traffic. Road had been repaired a few months back although it's again deteriorated some. You will also meet some traffic and bad roads when you take the u-turn on NH 24 after Moradabad bypass (its marked as the route for Corbett), but it can't be helped.

Once you cross Tanda it's mostly smooth sailing except for some traffic while crossing Doraha & Bazpur. Before Kaladhungi (at Chhoti Haldwani - its well marked) take the left for Nainital, its a very scenic route, although during rains take care as its a mountain road.

Have fun at Nainital, you did the correct thing by avoiding it during the season.
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