in Himalayas mountain range are full of fun and adventures. Himalaya
skiing sites provide a suitable place for your never forgetting snow
skiing expedition.Skiing in India, Nepal and other Himalayan countries are a beautiful experience that should not be missed out.
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Skiing & Snow Skiing in Himalayas
is one sport that has gained immense popularity all over the world and in
the past decade have become quiet attention grabbing sport because of the
Himalayas.. The vast open spaces above the snowline have flung open to the
skiing enthusiasts. Sites for skiing in India include Jammu and Kashmir, the
hills of Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh and the North eastern states of India that have
become the favourite ski hideouts of adventure lovers.
The awesome height and spread of the snow clad mountains, with the added
advantage of powdered snow are tempting enough to magnetize the adventurous
spirits of the avid skier, providing all the thrill and excitement attached
to the game. Realizing the immense prospect for tourism, India has developed
some of the most modern and also the resonable ski resorts in the whole
Skiing in India
Jammu & Kashmir:
winter, Gulmarg acquires a new persona - that of the country's premier
skiing resorts. Skiing, to many who watch it on TV, seems like a very
elitist sport, requiring a high level of training and expensive equipment.
They are surprised, when they visit Gulmarg for a day's expedition to see
the snow, that others with the same level of physical fitness and training
are skiing down slopes.
Gulmarg is the ultimate beginner's skiing resort. One doesn't require a
heavy woolen wardrobe - slacks or a Salwar Kameez will do fine. In Gulmarg
one will also be able to drift to one of the many Ski shops and hire skis,
sticks and goggles. Just find yourself a ski instructor and set off down a
Neither does one need to exert oneself climbing up slopes. The gentlest
slope of 200m is linked with a ski lift, which helps one to go up. When one
graduates to intermediate level - which will happen after the first few days
of practice, there are other slopes, longer and steeper, which are connected
by chair lift. The longest ski run in Gulmarg is provided by the Gondola
cable car, which allows a ski run of 2,213m.
Skiing in India, for many means skiing at Auli. This is one place that is known more for this sport than anything else. Snow capped slopes of Auli are flanked by all, dense deodar forest which
cuts wind velocity to the minimum 16-kms from Joshimath on the Badrinath
route, Auli offers a 180 panoramic view of Himalayan peaks like the Nanda
Devi (7,817m) Kamet (7,756m) Mana Parvat (7,273) and Dunagiri (7,066m)
seemingly only a snow ball thrown away. Seasonal skiers have a clean stretch
of 10.20-kms of absolutely virgin slopes to sport on. These slopes provide
excellent opportunities for cross country and downhill skiing events.
Skiing in Dayara Bugyal, Garhwal:
Another wonderful spot for Skiing in India is Dayara Bugyal. During winter Dayara Bugyal provides excellent ski slopes over an area of
28 sq. kms. Dayara bugyal affords a panoramic view of the breathtakingly
beautiful Himalayas. There is a small lake in the area that provides an
excellent camping site.
Skiing in Mundali,
Mundali offers an unforgettable panoramic view of the snow-capped
Himalayas. This place has vast ski slopes on which professionals can enjoy
skiing in Himalaya.
Skiing in Munsiyari,
Munsyari is situated at a distance of 66 kms. from Jauljibi and 127 kms.
from Pithoragarh via Thal. Munsyari is the center as well as the gateway of
the Johar region. Munsyari is the base of treks to Milam, Namik and Ralam
glaciers. Khalia Top and Betulidhar are two high altitude places that offer
excellent conditions for skiing in Himalaya.
In Himachal Pradesh
Who can forget the ultimate destinations such as Kufri, Narkanda, Manali in
Himachal while thinking of skiing in India?. The Manali Region in Himachal Pradesh also offers scope for
winters as well as summer skiing. It has excellent natural slopes and in the
summer months has limited skiing possibilities at Narkanda. Last but not the
least is Kufri, which has always been a favourite among ski lovers who visit
Shimla in winters. So prepare your skies and zoom through the snow.
Skiing & Heliskiing In
Skiing & Heli Skiing is a new sport in Nepalese Himalayas. Being the
home of eight of the highest mountains in the world, Nepal brings out the
best of skiing and mountaineering expeditions. The Everest region,
Annapurna, Dhauligiri, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Kangchenjunga, the Dolpo regions,
and more are all ready and waiting for your on-snow signature. It would take
a lifetime of skiing each and every area before you skied the same run