Our Pindari Tour features everything you would expect from world class mountain biking, loads of grin factor fast flowing singletrack, techi climbs and massive descents, all set amongst breathtaking Himalayan scenery. The trip comes highly recommended by a list of MTB luminaries including multiple World Champ Tracy Moseley, Enduro Star Micayala Gatto and MTB shutterbug legend Dan Milner. Beat that..
Suitable for riders with good MTB experience, comfortable on black graded trails with a good fitness level. Request for a brochure for further details or mail us with your rider profile.
DAY 1: Arrive Delhi. Hotel day accommodation provided. Day A.C train to Khatgodam. Short transfer Nainital for overnight luxury lakeside stay.
DAY 2: Nainital: Kilbury and Bowaligaon trails. Climb China Peak to ride outstanding forest trails. Overnight Nainital.
DAY 3: Nainital- Ratighat. Epic day in the saddle features 2000 meters vert of stunning valley descending along the Noflyzone trail to Ratighat. Overnight at Kasar Devi and knockout Himalayan views.
DAY 4: Almora-Patlabaga. Mind- blowing forest singletrack as we head to the famed Himalayan views of Khausani. Overnight Khausani.
DAY 5: Khausani: Bajnath Super D Uplift. Bajnath Temple Super D. A simply storming 12 km of descending. Uplift day so ride as many as you can. Overnight Khausani
DAY 6: Khausani–Bageshwar. A forest track descent leads us to Someshwar before we climb steadily to the Garri China Pass. From the Garri China Pass it’s an incredible 1400-meter technical singletrack descent to the sacred temple town of Bageshwar. Epic riding.
DAY 7: Bageshwar-Khatti. We start with a tough climb from Song to Loharkhet before swapping cycles for trekking shoes as we climb up over 3000m to the Dhakauri Pass. From Dhakauri we descend over 800 meters of technical vert down to the Pindari valley before a traversing trail leads us to our overnight stop at the remote village of Khatti.
DAY 8: Khatti-Phukiya. A huge day in the saddle as we follow the outrageously beautiful Pindari Valley as climbing steadily on singletrack into the heart of the Himalaya. We stay in trekking huts at Phukiya. The last rest point before the glacier.
DAY 9: Phukiya-Pindari-Khatti. The scenery is simply otherworldly as we ride to zero point for a view of the Glacier. We retrace our tire tracks and enjoy what must be the most astonishing descent anywhere on earth. It is that good. Overnight Khatti.
DAY 10: Khatti Rest Day. Rest those weary legs in the idyllic village of Khatti or trek to the unrivalled Himalayan viewpoint of Pangot Top. Overnight stay Khatti.
DAY 11: Khatti-Bageshwar. The trails just keep flowing as we traverse above the valley to Kharmi Top with Himalayan views our constant companion. Its tough technical descending all the way to the valley bottom before we join the main track back towards Bageshwar. Overnight Khausani
DAY 13: Nainital-Kaladunghi. We climb China Peak then its 2000m descending on outrageous trails to Kaladunghi forest and the Gagentic plain. Overnight at Jungle Resort Kaladunghi.
DAY 14: New Delhi. A.C Train Ride back to Delhi. Time to explore Delhi’s nightlife. Overnight Delhi
DAY 15: New Delhi. Transfer to airport for return flight home
2019/20 Pindari Glacier (New Delhi) 14 Night
2019 May 19th £1245/£1395* Available
2019 September 29th £1245/£1395* Available
2020 May 17th 1245/£1395* Available
We have a range of shorter duration Uttarakhand Singletrack tours available from April 2019-June 2019 and September 2019-November 2019.
*Double or Twin/Single Occupancy