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Alaska, the name conjures up images of a cold remote region, of totem poles, icebergs, glaciers, snowy mountains, salmon bear, moose and whales. The name Alaska is probably derived from the Aleut word agnualaksh, which means ‘the shores where the sea breaks its back’ ( Corey Ford) . But planning a trip to Alaska was not easy.
We assembled at Prini village to stage our trek . The ponies with our treks’ rations was alredy there, but we were running behind schedule by an hour. The morning sun was climbing sharply and we were concerned that any further delays would lead to us having trek the 3000 feet under the scorching sun.
Dhruv Bogra is a cyclist from New Delhi and has worked in sales in the retail industry for 25 years. Travel has been an intrinsic part of his life and he has travelled to over 20 countries and has lived and worked across India including some of its remotest parts. Since 2010, Dhruv has traversed over 25,000 kms on bicycle.