ALL CHAPTERS


Phase 1: (the beginning) 
[1] Maddur – The Origin. (First ride to maddur at 40km/hr)
[2] Big Banyan & Manchinbele reservoir - the Extender.
[3] Mekedatu – Destination danger.(has to be one of the best unplanned trips)
[4] Nandi Hills – Quick Return Mechanism.
[5] Muthyala Maduvu (Pearl valley) - Spirit of the adventure goat awakens.
[6] T.G reservoir - Lunch break.
[7] Chunchi waterfalls - Chase that comet's tail.
[8] Manchinbele - Erupting lessons.
[9] Kanva reseroir - Art of basics.

Phase 2: (broken links)
[10] Savandurga trek - Inferno ride.
[11] Shivanasamudra - The big step.
[12] Shivagange - Vision complete.
[13] Maddur & Kanva - Tata, next road tea stop.
[14] Kanva adda - i'm broken.
[15] Maddur & Kanva - Train chase.(going back to basics)

Phase 3: (picking up the old pieces)
[16] Manchinbele & Big Banyan - Gather now, old school warriors.
[17] Skandagiri night trek – Misty death trek.

Phase 4: (expanding the kingdom)
[18] Kanva Resevoir – Mechanix ride, the expansion.(going back to basics)
[19] Gaganchukki  & Barachukki - Under the mighty waterfalls.
[20] Maddur - Bunk'n eat.
[21] Pearl Valley – Jungle walk.
[22] Talakadu – Come one, come all. (11bikes, 21 participants)
[23] T.K falls - Hidden treasure.
[24] Manchinbele & Big Banyan - Epic ride back.
[25] Melukote -  1st year marker :)

Phase 5: (rabid dog conquers)
[26] BR hills – Foggy forest cruise test. (Coldest ride since 117 years)
[27] Chamundi Hills & Balmuri falls – Classic Flawless ride.
[28] Kabbaladurga Trek – Date with the lovely death!! (great memories)
[29] Himvadgopalswamy Betta – Hot oven ride.

Phase 6: (in a parallel system)
[30] Manchinbele - Saints origin.
[31] Muthathi forest - Waking up the neighborhood.
[32] Kanva dam - Riding that extra mile.(going back to basics)
[33] Maddur & Kanva - Meal to remember.

Phase 7: (wild card)
[34] Maddur & Kanva - Bunk & run.
[35] Maasti Malur - Return after 9 years.
[36] Shanmukha temple & Manchinbele - Holy class ride.
[37] Chitradurga fort & Vani Vilas Dam – Time travel into ancient heaven.
[38] MM hills, BR hills, Gaganchukki,Barachukki – Twin hills and falls ride.(600kms one day)
[39] Kanva rain ride - Flood ride.(going back to basics)
[40] Markonahalli dam, Melukote, TonnurKere – Old School fun ride.

Phase 8: (calm down runs)
[41] Muthathi forest ride - Formal flawless ride.
[42] Ramnagar, Manchinbele & Kanva - Incoming pulsars.(going back to basics)
[43] N.G lake, Manchinbele, Kanva - Thrin reservoir ride.

Phase 9: (double duel)
[44] Mahadevpura – Explore that sanctuary.
[45] Hogenekkal – Blood filled memories on road. (Blood filled  road-memories)

Phase 10: (class establishment.)
[46] Kanva anniversary - 2nd year marker.(going back to basics)
[47] Mekedatu & Sangama – Adventure? hell yeah !! (15kms forest walk)
[48] Coorg(Madikeri) – Big finish to ‘11.

Phase 11: (old school bashing)
[49] Yercaud – back on the streets. (580kms 1-day ride)
[50] Panchapalli dam – 50th chapter marker :)
[51] Somnathpura & Srirangapatna - Archeo ride.
[52] Kanva reservoir - AT getaway.(going back to basics)
[53] Pondicherry & Gingee fort - Benchmarking.
[54] Maddur & Kanva - Food run.

 Phase 12: (butter smooth stretch)
[55] Biligirirangan betta - Butter smooth cruise.
[56] Yelagiri - Scorching Ass buster.
[57] Vanivilas Sagara dam & Chitradurga fort - Rewinding the Sands of time.

Phase 13: (awaken the lizard king!)
[58] Makalidurga Railway trek - Dehydrating our souls. (insane draining trek)
[59] Madhugiri & Nandi hills - Lost in wild fort.
[60] Muthati & Kanva - Buzz ride.(going back to basics)
[61] Savandurga(Billiguda) trek - Beauty trek.
[62] Kabbaladurga trek - Rush of Presence.
[63] Maddur - Ice breaker.

Phase 14: (the spacer)
[64] Mavathur, Manchinbele, Nelligudde kere - Back on track.
[65] Omkar hills & Shanmukha temple - Shortest run, biggest thought.
[66] Shivanasamudra - Razor back.
[67] Channarayanaddurga - Unearthing ourselves from the ancient fort.
[68] Markonahalli dam - Misty ride into the hollow dam.

Phase 15: (phase of "Sinterin")
[69] Kanva - New Beginning of the End. (going back to basics)
[70] Maddur & Kanva - Reality learnt.
[71] Nijagal Trek - Awakening of the Astral Goats.
[72] Kabbaladurga Trek - The Return of the Goats.

Phase 16: (peaceful Morn')
[73] BR hills - Out of the Furnace & Into the Fire.
[74] Turahalli Forest & Omkar hills - The Training.
[75] Devarayanadurga - Awake, Dreams!

Phase 17: (bridling the horse)
[76] Mysore - Old Pure Ways.
[77] Lepakshi - Inscribing Pureness.
[78] Mandhragiri - Sweet Small Hill.

Phase 18: (and we take off oncemore..)
[79] N.G Lake, Manchinbele, Bidadi - One Level Higher.
[80] Chikmagalur Ride - Jibe In The Clouds.
[81] Maddur & Kanva - Basic Routing
[82] Savandurga - The Reckoning Day
[83] Balmuri Falls, Mysore - Back to Old School

Phase 19: (duel of the twin treks!!)
[84] Narayanagiri Trek - Crack that Old Skull
[85] Huthridurga Trek - Lost Fort Re-conquered

Phase 20: (shoot it back in!)
[86] Revanasiddeshwara Trek - Peace morn Sleep atop!
[87] Kabbaladurga Trek- Conquer Fear
[88] Mahadevapura & Srirangapatna - Vintage Ride!!
[89] Kanva - Back to Basics or Expanding or Both?
[90] BR Hills - Elephant Charge
[91] Hesarghatta Grasslands - Serene Green Ride

Phase 21: (limping knee!)
[92] Medigeshi Fort Trek - Crashing back ablaze!!
[93] KabbaldurgaTrek - Lateral Shifts

Phase 22: (Kill it all!)
[94] Tonnur Lake & Melukote - Rize O Blade
[95] Nijagal Trek - Hit the Caveman!
[96] Muthati - One Last Ride
[97] Kanva Reservoir - Dry Run
[98] Channarayanadurga - High on the mountain!
[99] Markonahalli Reservoir - The stones still fly!
[100] Kunti Betta Trek -  Oblivion Strikes.

Phase 23: (a new Rush!)
[101] Lokaruchi - Beyond the Cross Road
[102] Shivanasamudra - Unleash hard, but selectively
[103] Vanivilas Sagara Dam - Dark Saints Curse!
[104] Mahadevapura - The New Flame
[105] Kabbaladurga - One Last Hit!
[106] BR Hills - Ride Across the River
[107] Mysore - The Farewell

Phase 24: (dual duels!)
[108] Skandagiri - The Lost Tales!
[109] Siddarabetta - Awaken the Aghori

Phase 25: (may i play with madness!)
[110] Elagiri (Yelagiri) - The Oven Ride
[111] Gudibande Trek - Shatter the boulders
[112] Mahadevapura - The Wrong Turn
[113] Markonahalli Dam - The Freedom Ride

Phase 26: (lost within the castle of mind!)
[114] Kabbaldurga - The Stone Monkey!
[115] Melukote - Welcoming the Rains
[116] Bananthimari betta trek - Tribal Smokes!

Phase 27: (the elixer!)
[117] Manchinbele & NG Lake - The Elixer

Phase 28: (the strategic dance of death!)
[118] Shivaganga trek - Battle with the Apes!
[119] Golden Temple - 500kms ass busting ride!
[120] Avalabetta Hilltop - Rekindling the fire!
[121] Bhasmangi Fort Trek - Fiery fort ascent!
[122] Melukote - Black Saints Magic!
[123] Chamundi Hills - The Orange Jaguar Arrives!
[124] Bilikal Rangaswamy Betta- Jungle Mania!
[125] Shettihalli Church & Gorur Dam- Church of Darkness!


Phase 29: (internal stream of fire!)
[126] Maddur - Started again?!
[127] Muthati Ride - Skinhead finds his peace at last!
[128] Savandurga- The Festive Trek!
[129] Gandikota & Belum Caves - Birthday Bashing
[130] Vanivilas Sagara Dam- 500CC ride!
[131] KRS Backwaters & Venugoplaswamy temple - Treasure Island!
[132] Kabbaladurga Trek - Engine setting ride

Phase 30: (the peace returns!)
[133] Rayakottai Trek - Releasing you thought bundles!
[134] Betamugilalam & Aiyur Forest - To the Pongal land we ride!
[135] Dandiganahalli Dam - Ah, there's the brake!
[136] Mahe & Kannur - Break that F'n Jinx!

Phase 31: (In pieces!)
[137] Markonahalli Dam - The Tribal's Smoke Dance
[138] Nijagal Betta Trek - Astral Goat's meet!

Phase 32: (Being of endless fire!)
[139] Penukonda Fort Ride - Cheetah crosses the border!
[140] Ratnagiri Fort Trek - Down to Earth.
[141] Madakasira Fort Trek - Dwelling in the unknowns

Phase 33: (Manic shapes in the mist!)
[142] Mahadevapura - Welcome 2017 Summer!
[143] Wayanad - Escape into the tranquil maze!
[144] Pavagada - Crucible Flows!

Phase 34: (Demons surround the unholy one!)
[145] Hosaholalu temple - Barren depths of Ice!
[146] Tadiandmol trek, Chiklihole Dam, Dolmen Circle - Vengeance peaks!
[147] Gummanayaka Fort - The fallen angel!
[148] Kabbaladurga trek - Filled by Void!
[149] Bhairavadurga Trek - Lizard king swoops!
[150] Huliyurdurga trek - Komodo king wears the Garland of Skulls!










18 comments:

  1. You people rock !! Each article posted in the site is wonderful. These would definitely help the bikers.

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  2. karthik(sp) : The article that are published after 69-Kanva are not finished yet ?

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    1. We have finished it., not yet written an article on them. You can chek'em out here.,
      Picasa Albums: https://picasaweb.google.com/104912523654775074497

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  3. what does "/h" means in your budget?

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  4. Hi Karthik,

    I think link to the "Chikmaglur" trip is not accessible...could you please check it? Thanks..

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    1. I haven't written an article on it. Photos i've put up on my Picasa site. You can check them out there. Cheers!!

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    2. Hi, if planning to go to Chikmaglur, Try Mullayanagiri, Bababudanagiri, Kallatagiri Falls, Belavadi Temple.

      On the way you can cover Sravanabelagola, Belur and Halebidu.

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  5. Thannks to ur blog..now i know places to visit from bangalore...

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  6. Hi Nice blog, I was searching a long for a blog like this, but why no recent updates??? you can post your plans so that some of us will also join

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    1. Thing is, we should plan noe :P . Its like it just happens. And last minute changes and last minute trips that have been called off are more than plenty in our bags. So, we dont announce it on the blog.

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  7. Hey Karthik, lot of info found on your travelogue, awesome you guys rock, i don't see any logs in 2014 is your check list complete.

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    1. Thanks a lot, appreciate the support :)
      2014, yeah will have to write about the chapters done.

      Cheers!

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  8. Hi thanks for sharing this much info, please also mention the distance of the place in the title :)

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    1. Ah, for that i have the 'Distance' page :)

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