I’m a rather late entrant into the world of adventure activity – I had just crossed the half-century mark when I first went scuba diving, and was almost touching 60
When I was 16, I saw a small ad in the paper placed by a hiking club. The club was organizing a trek in the Western Ghats. I went along
I started out at boarding school at the ripe old age of 6, and the outdoors was a big part of our lives. Cannot say I took to it straight
I started hiking in the Sahyadris, in the Western Ghats, in 1971, when I was in my teens – my first ever trek was around the hill town of Matheran.