Trekking

Storm clouds gather over Garbett Plateau
Trekking, India, Maharashtra

Trekking to Garbett Point

We were sitting on top of a beautiful green plateau, looking at the final climb up the hill. It was about time for lunch, when the rain clouds darkened the skies and the heavens poured open on us. I admit I have been a tad lazy of late. After the […]

Dance of the Fireflies
Trekking, India, Maharashtra

Dance of the Fireflies

“You would not believe your eyes, If ten million fireflies, Lit up the world as I fell asleep…”. The lyrics from the popular Owl Cities song “Fireflies” were stuck in my head as I saw the path lit by fireflies in the moonlight. Every year, in the weeks before the onset of the […]

Climbing Maharashtra’s Tallest Peak
Trekking, India, Maharashtra

Climbing Maharashtra’s Tallest Peak

It was 06 AM. We were huddled at the top of the highest peak in Sahyadri mountain range, shivering in the cold, our teeth chattering during the long wait for sunrise. It didn’t look like we’d make it. Kalsubai has always eluded me. Somehow, every time I have put together […]