McLoed Gunj: Road Bike Paradise to the Dalai Lama

Difficulty: 110 to 139 Ascent: 1167 over 16 to 22 kms. Hello Sunshine! There is a cycling peak suitable for road bikes and this is the one. There are multiple ways of cycling… Continue reading

Cycling to Hattu Peak: Littered with Deodar Trees

Cycling Difficulty Level: 216 Ascent: 2420 meters over 46 kms. (This is from Bethal; though there are easier gradients too, read on for more). Yes, this is an interesting climb that takes you through… Continue reading

Jalori Pass: Extremely High Gradient Cycling Trail

Difficulty Level: 242 Ascent: 2158 meters over 20 kms. This is one of those passes that can taken up from either side, depending on what difficulty level you want. The side from Aut offers a difficulty… Continue reading

Khardung La: Seriously High High-Altitude Cycling

Difficulty Level: 197 Ascent: 1944 meters over 40 kms. Khardung La is the highest motorable road in the word. You rise to 5355 meters. The road condition is great, but the altitude is worry.… Continue reading

Sach Pass: A Brutal, Killar Himalayan Cycling Trail

Difficulty Level: 297 Ascent: 2937 meters over 45 kms. Yes, this is possibly the nastiest cycling climb in the Himalayas. The Elevation Profile is shown below. It is 45 kms. of sheer brutality. The… Continue reading