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How Much Snowfall Can You Expect In The Himalayas This Winter?

Last year was the El Nino year – there was less rainfall, less snow too! But what about this year? Find out in this week’s official podcast!

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Kuari Pass – The Best Himalayan Trek For Beginners And Children

Watch this video where Indiahikes founder Arjun Majumdar talks about why Kuari Pass is the best trek for beginners and children.

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Trek Experience

Stranded In Kashmir: A Quest For Serenity Amidst Unrest

In July 2016, our Green Trails head, Lakshmi, found herself in the midst of the curfew in Kashmir. Here she narrates what it is like to be in the heart of a strife-ridden state.

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Trekking tips

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How To Choose The Right Trekking Shoes

Your shoes play a huge role during your trek. A good pair of shoes can feel like an extension of your feet and a bad pair can feel like thorns on your feet. So, how do you choose the perfect shoes? Vaibhav Chauhan gives you a few tips.

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Spirit of Trekking

How A Trek To Deoriatal Changed This 10-Year-Old’s Idea Of European Holidays

Family holidays will never be the same again for 10-year-old Aadit. While he had Europe in mind, his parents took him to Deoriatal in Uttarakhand. Read here about how his perception changed.

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Expert Opinion

How Diamox Deals With Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)

Arjun Majumdar writes on the uses of Diamox to assist acclimatization and prevent high altitude sickness.

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Tent Etiquette That You Must Never Forget As A Trekker

A good trekker always makes for a great tent mate. That’s because he never forgets his tent etiquette. Here are a few points you must always remember.

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Trek Debates

Two Or Three To A Tent? What Do You Think?

For a long time, we have been hearing that three people to a tent is too many. What is your take on this? Contribute to the debate here.

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Green Trails Updates

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11 Sacks Of Waste Collected In One Day At Lohajung!

Our team collected 11 sacks of non-recyclable waste on the very first day of clean up at Lohajung. Read our latest Green Trails updates here!

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Trek Talks With Vishnu Benne

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Top 3 Birds You See On The Deoriatal-Chandrashila Trail

This week’s podcast is about the top three Himalayan bird species you are sure to spot on the Deoriatal-Chandrashila trek. Listen to it here.

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Latest Updates

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The Autumn Season Of Roopkund Starts Today – Latest Updates

The first batch for the second season of the Roopkund trek have begun their trek today. More on the latest updates on our currently running treks.

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Get Inspired

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How I Escaped Hypothermia On The Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Abhisek narrates how he narrowly escaped a severe case of hypothermia on his first Himalayan trek to the Annapurna Base Camp. Read on to find out what happened.

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Photo contests

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August 2017 Trek Photographer of the Month

Our photo contest for this month is now open. If you’ve trekked with us in August 2017, you’re welcome to share your entries with us.

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Latest Updates

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Buran Ghati & Gaumukh Tapovan Kickstarting The Autumn Season

September will be marking the start of all the autumn treks with the highlights being the Buran Ghati and Gaumukh Tapovan. Read the updates to know more.

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Green Trails Updates

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Using Upcycling To Spread Waste Management Awareness Among Students

Our Green Trails interns used upcycling as a means to teach the students about waste management. Read on to know more.

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Photo contests

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Winners of July 2017 Photo contest

Take a look at the winners for the July 2017 Photo Contest!

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True Spirit of Trekking

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This Trekker Went An Extra Mile To Make Someone Smile

A small gesture of kindness goes a long way. Read this trekker’s story who always chose to go the extra mile to help someone.

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Trek updates

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Sandakphu Trek Has Been Shifted To Dzongri Top Trek This October

The Sandakphu trek has now been shifted to the Dzongri Top trek to avoid unsafe zones around Darjeeling. Read the update for more details on the itinerary.

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