September 2015 Photo Contest – Results

“You don’t take a photograph. You make it.” – Ansel Adams. True to Ansel’s words, the Top 3 Winners for the September 2015 Photo Contest have been made with talent and a good eye for beautiful things. Take a look.

Trekking teaches you humility, says 17-year-old Saheb

Saheb Singh Chadha comes across as a wise, young gentleman. And much of his wisdom could be credited to his rich trekking experiences. In a candid chat, Saheb reveals what trekking could mean to a child.

Brahmatal Winter Trek – A photo story

Brahmatal is one of those rare treks in India that can be done in winter. Brahmatal has just the right amount of snow to make trekking adventurous and exciting. The bonus is superb forests and grand views!

Price Children Pay For Staying Indoors

Health disorders in children are on their way to becoming a norm. What’s spearheading this negative trend?

The world is my playground, and I will keep it clean!

One early October morning, twenty-eight children from Daffodils School, Bangalore, saw the world in a different light…and made a difference that will last a lifetime.

Instagram Contest: What made you go Bloody Hell?

We’ve announced a wacky, impromptu photo contest on Instagram because we just hit 1000 followers on Indiahikes Instagram page. Woohooo!

Is Your Child Afraid Of Nature?

Children who do not have significant contact with the natural world in their early years can become ‘biophobic’ or afraid of nature – EYFS research.

August Photo Contest – Results

We received over 250 pictures for the August 2015 Photo Contest. And a LOT of them made us go “Wow!” It is with great difficulty that we chose the Top Three Winners. We have selected two photographs for the third place, because we loved them both! Here they are. Congratulations!