HAPE and HACE, two advanced forms of altitude sickness are rare, but brutal. It's important to know about them to recognise the symptoms. Here are Swathi and Sandhya discussing the symptoms and treatment of HAPE and HACE.
The changes a camping experience can bring about in children is nebulous but perceptible. Our staff observed quite a few of these changes on a trek to Kopatty with Canadian International School. Take a look.
Several beautiful trails in the Himalayas are being badly affected by human presence. Our Green Trail Crusader, Lakshmi, shares a little piece of advise after having stayed on the Sandakphu slope for a month.
Buran Ghati is a special trek. A virgin trail that offers the best of all Himalayan treks in a single platter, Buran stands at par with the juggernaut that is Roopkund trek. Arjun Majumdar tells you why.