Team-BHP > Travelogues

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 3rd August 2009, 11:37   #1
nav75's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Pune
Posts: 89
Thanked: 14 Times
Default Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.

Since Nov'04, when I saw snow in real. I always wanted to ride on snow covered road with plenty of snow all around me.

So, after my 2008 visit to Ladakh, I decided in 09 it will be as soon as the roads are opened for Ladakh. So, me on Fiero and my friend Nitin(Trance_nut) from Delhi on his CBZ decided to head to snowland in first week of June.

June 06: 462km: Dehi - Sundernagar
June 07: 270km: Sundernagar - Keylong
June 08: 367km: Keylong - Leh
June 09: 144km: Leh - Nimoo - Chilling - Leh
June 10: 156km: Leh - Karu - Pangong Tso
June 11: 309km: Pangong Tso - Karu - Upshi - Mahe - Tso Moriri
June 12: 335km: Tso Moriri - Sumdo - Tso Kar - Pang - Sarchu - Keylong
June 13: 261km: Keylong - Sundernagar
June 14: 460km: Sundernagar - Delhi

Trip distance: ~2,700kms.

A few pictures to kick start the fun. The trip log of this one will definatly come in next couple of days.
Attached Thumbnails
Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_7523csw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_7691sw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_7913csw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_8007sw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_8061sw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_8063csw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-_mg_8080csw.jpg  

Ladakh 2009 - Yet again.-fieroonsnowp6110125sw.jpg  

nav75 is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 11:49   #2
Senior - BHPian
NIP's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 1,160
Thanked: 107 Times

Wooaahh! Another Leh trip!! Bring it on!!
NIP is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 17:57   #3
abk's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: NOIDA / Gurgaon
Posts: 277
Thanked: 9 Times

Originally Posted by nav75 View Post
..The trip log of this one will definatly come in next couple of days.
Waiting all eyes

Looking at the distance logs each day appears incredibily long hard driving odysseys
abk is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 18:43   #4
Senior - BHPian
MileCruncher's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 4,121
Thanked: 445 Times

Whoa! Another Leh Trip!

All these pictures are making my excitement to reach this place even higher.

BTW what took you so long to bring the travelogue here, did you get stuck somewhere in the passes
MileCruncher is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 18:58   #5
Senior - BHPian
simply_sunny001's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: London & Rohtak
Posts: 1,340
Thanked: 16 Times

Nice pics, totally awesome.

Please keep them and coming and post the details day-wise if possible.

i always wonder how you guys drive so much on bikes, my behind starts paining after 100kms or so.

simply_sunny001 is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 19:45   #6
Senior - BHPian
kaushik_s's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 1,072
Thanked: 158 Times

Nice photographs Navendu.. We want more. Bring it on!!
kaushik_s is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 20:11   #7
Senior - BHPian
prince_pervez's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Redwood shores, CA, USA
Posts: 4,207
Thanked: 38 Times

The initial pictures are nothing short of AMAZING! Wonder what the next lot is going to look like.
prince_pervez is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 20:47   #8
Senior - BHPian
mjothi's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 3,252
Thanked: 218 Times

Its pouring leh here man!!!

Fifth pic is superb. Cheers. Where are the rest? Bring it on soon my friend!
mjothi is offline  
Old 3rd August 2009, 20:50   #9
Senior - BHPian
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Dubai
Posts: 3,923
Thanked: 243 Times

Ok, has Leh moved closer to population or what???

Way to go!
HappyWheels is online now  
Old 3rd August 2009, 20:55   #10
Distinguished - BHPian
mobike008's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Hyderabad
Posts: 10,836
Thanked: 8,764 Times

Beautiful pictures. The 5th picture indeed is mind blowing. Look forward to more pictures of this trip.
mobike008 is offline  
Old 4th August 2009, 00:34   #11
santhosh_kumard's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Back to BLR
Posts: 174
Thanked: 14 Times

a fiero conquering Leh. This should be amazing. I see that you have the new headlight fairing?. Did you do any mod to the bike or is it stock?.
santhosh_kumard is offline  
Old 4th August 2009, 00:45   #12
Gandhi's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 958
Thanked: 204 Times

Amazing pictures there Navendu. You have a great eye for the photos. Keep'em coming.
Gandhi is offline  
Old 4th August 2009, 00:46   #13
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Delhi/Noida
Posts: 58
Thanked: 22 Times

Excellent start Nav, posting a few starters from my side, hope you don't mind.

Name:  leh 1.jpg
Views: 1368
Size:  102.4 KB

Name:  leh3.jpg
Views: 1313
Size:  181.6 KB

Name:  leh5.jpg
Views: 1346
Size:  170.5 KB

Name:  leh16.jpg
Views: 1340
Size:  159.5 KB

Name:  leh21.jpg
Views: 1262
Size:  128.0 KB

Start the travelogue and I will pitch in
trance_nut is offline  
Old 4th August 2009, 01:26   #14
Team-BHP Support
tsk1979's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 23,447
Thanked: 18,489 Times

The last one is a true masterpiece nitin!
tsk1979 is offline  
Old 4th August 2009, 18:30   #15
Posts: n/a

WOW ! Leh is a to be place in my travelouge

Most Viewed
How I bought myself a Porsche at 25 years old
The 10 worst Indian cars of the last decade
Mustang crashes into truck driver - shows no remorse
Don't be naive, all of this happens before your PDI
Polo GTI falls off a flyover captured on video
Miscreants assault me & my car - justice prevails
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Copyright 2000 - 2020,
Proudly powered by E2E Networks