Images of a Uttaranchal Hike, Gangotri, India, May 2010

Half way to the Himalayas, Gaumukh Trek, Uttaranchal

+6000m Badrinath, view from the camp, Himalayas

Big old Badrinath, Dawn, Gangotri National Park

Morning scrub, Gagnani, Uttaranchal

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    Paulo said,

    Your first real trek in India, wow what a place to get started Leroy! Gangotri national park looks stunning, inspiring to journey to “the source” as Mr Peart would say!

    Humbling to see people with so little on the outside, so happy, they are “rich” in the true meaning of the word. I love your description of the Ashram and how it functions as a rest house for the pilgrimage route. As you say its a vital part of society, not cosseting, but sustaining those on their spiritual journey. Surely there is no better kind of hospitality.

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