Mountain Biking at Rakkh
Mountain biking in Himachal Pradesh is an experience that is not to be missed, whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or someone who just leisurely wants to explore the world of Palampur on 2 wheels. With its stunning landscapes, scenic views, and challenging terrain, Palampur and indeed most of Himachal offer an unforgettable experience for mountain bikers of all skill levels. One of the best places to experience mountain biking in Himachal Pradesh is around Rakkh Resort in Palampur.
Located in the Kangra Valley, Rakkh Resort is a host to numerous mountain biking trails that cater to both beginners and experienced riders. The resort’s location at the foothills of the Dhauladhar mountain range provides the perfect backdrop for mountain biking enthusiasts. Riders can explore the region’s natural beauty, lush forests, sparkling streams, and the snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas.
Rakkh Resort is surrounded by a myriad of biking trails that are suitable for riders of all levels. Beginners can opt for the gentle trails that wind through the valley and offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape, and also lead into the various villages around us. For more experienced riders, there are more technical trails such as the Neuggal Khad. But you’ll have to discover them yourself!
For those that also want to do longer cycling routes, one trail we may suggest is the Palampur-Kangra trail. This 30 km trail takes riders through the scenic Kangra valley and offers stunning views of the Dhauladhar mountain range throughout. The trail is suitable for enthusiast cyclists, and offers a mix of challenging elevation changes, technical descents, and fast-flowing sections.
Rakkh Resort offers a range of mountain bikes completely inclusive with your stay at Rakkh, including hardtail and full-suspension bikes with multiple gearing options. The resort’s experienced guides are on hand to provide tips and advice on the best trails to suit your skill level. The guides are also knowledgeable about the local flora and fauna and can provide information about the region’s rich cultural heritage.
Mountain biking in Himachal Pradesh is an experience that will stay with you for a lifetime. With its stunning landscapes, challenging terrain, and rich cultural heritage, Himachal Pradesh offers an unforgettable adventure for mountain biking enthusiasts. And there’s no better place to experience mountain biking in Himachal Pradesh than at Rakkh Resort in Palampur.