Pokhara to Kathmandu:
Ultimate in off road Himalayan Mountain biking
trail takes us on a fantastic off road route linking the 2 major cities in Nepal,
Pokhara and Kathmandu.
your arrival in Kathmandu, we limber up for our journey by taking a short tour
of the medieval city of Kathmandu before flying out to Pokhara. Situated by the
beautiful Phewa lake, Pokhara affords some of the most stunning views of the Annapurnas
and Machhapuchre (or the "Fish Tail" peak). Another day trip around
the area will ensure that everything is in order before we set off back to Kathmandu.
than 30 miles of this ride is on tarmaced highway, so prepare yourself for what
has been described as "...the best off-road riding in the Himalayas".
Tracing an assortment of broad foot paths, old jeep trails and some technical
single tracks we make our way across remote territory that's seldom visited by
westerners. Challenging ascents as well as some incredible descents combine to
make this off-road biking a Great Mountain Bikers dream.
we will have a support vehicle carrying all of our tents and equipment, due to
the off road nature of this track, they will be unable to follow us directly.
Generally however, despite having some short stepped sections where a carry will