Watercolor of Layap woman Bhutan, painting by frits Ahlefeldt

Trails The Snowman Trek first version up

Update by Frits Ahlefeldt, founder of Hiking.org

Start of collection of hiking trails around the world

There are many amazing hiking trails in the world and today I’ve started a section on trails to hike around the world.  It’s been – and will be a work in progress for a long time, but here are the first short intro to the first trail up now: The Snowman Trail in the tiny kingdom Bhutan between India and China

The Snowman trail is a 200miles / 320 km. tough hiking trail in Bhutan, heading over some high passes in the Himalayas: read about it here

Snowman Trek in hiking.org  trails collection

Watercolor of Layjap woman with conical hat
there are only around 1000 left of the Layjap semi-nomadic indigenous people, mostly in the village of Laya. The woman wear special conical hats and they have a quite special cultural structure.

 

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