Category Archives: Packrafting

For Beth

These are a few things that were done for Beth Hume in Meghalaya. They are not in any order of importance or chronology. They are also in no way the most notable. So many have been instrumental in the efforts

For Beth

These are a few things that were done for Beth Hume in Meghalaya. They are not in any order of importance or chronology. They are also in no way the most notable. So many have been instrumental in the efforts

A Sliver of Arunachal

October, 2013 Arunachal Pradesh – “Land of the Dawn Lit Mountains” North Eastern India. Route Taken: Western most sliver of Arunachal ~ Bhalukpong – Bomdila – Dirang – Sela Pass – Tawang Packrafters: Brad Meiklejohn, Alaska Banshan Kharkongor, Meghalaya Zorba Z.

A Sliver of Arunachal

October, 2013 Arunachal Pradesh – “Land of the Dawn Lit Mountains” North Eastern India. Route Taken: Western most sliver of Arunachal ~ Bhalukpong – Bomdila – Dirang – Sela Pass – Tawang Packrafters: Brad Meiklejohn, Alaska Banshan Kharkongor, Meghalaya Zorba Z.

A River through a Cave

“…and the hornbill stepped forward saying: “Let me fly to where Mother Sun hides and I will, with the power of my speech, entreat her to come back.” So saying, he flew into the Lamet latang cave, into it went

A River through a Cave

“…and the hornbill stepped forward saying: “Let me fly to where Mother Sun hides and I will, with the power of my speech, entreat her to come back.” So saying, he flew into the Lamet latang cave, into it went

The Hitch-Hikers Guide to Caving

“Lots of water and lots of limestone” Fraser roughly sums up why this particular region is riddled with caves. “Lots of water and lots of limestone”. The water channels it’s way underground over millennia and forms what is some of

The Hitch-Hikers Guide to Caving

“Lots of water and lots of limestone” Fraser roughly sums up why this particular region is riddled with caves. “Lots of water and lots of limestone”. The water channels it’s way underground over millennia and forms what is some of

Paddling with the Southern River Runners : Cauvery River

On the day of arrival at Bangalore to paddle with kayakers from South India, the newspaper headlines clamoured, “Water crisis”. The bold letters in print stared at us while we sat and ate the sumptuous breakfast prepared in Naveen’s warm

Paddling with the Southern River Runners : Cauvery River

On the day of arrival at Bangalore to paddle with kayakers from South India, the newspaper headlines clamoured, “Water crisis”. The bold letters in print stared at us while we sat and ate the sumptuous breakfast prepared in Naveen’s warm

The 1st whitewater kayaking team in Meghalaya

We have the heaviest rainfall in the world, steep creeks and rivers, gorges and river valleys galore so apparently we have a lot of whitewater. Hmm..who would have guessed. Surprised at being the first to explore the immense whitewater potential

The 1st whitewater kayaking team in Meghalaya

We have the heaviest rainfall in the world, steep creeks and rivers, gorges and river valleys galore so apparently we have a lot of whitewater. Hmm..who would have guessed. Surprised at being the first to explore the immense whitewater potential

Packrafting Rymben Creek, East Khasi Hills.

En route to the now-famous Mawlynnong village is a creek that scores pass but few stop at. The most visible way down to the water is from the metal bridge that has a Border Security Force outpost guarding it. With

Packrafting Rymben Creek, East Khasi Hills.

En route to the now-famous Mawlynnong village is a creek that scores pass but few stop at. The most visible way down to the water is from the metal bridge that has a Border Security Force outpost guarding it. With