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When Bollywood actor Swara Bhaskar trekked to Buran Ghati

When Bollywood actor Swara Bhaskar trekked to Buran Ghati

Bollywood film actor Swara Bhaskar tried her hand at trekking with the Buran Ghati Trek. She speaks about how the trek is something she will never forget.

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Latest updates from Kashmir: Batches running as per schedule

The upcoming batches to Kashmir Great Lakes and Tarsar Marsar will be running as scheduled. Here are a few thoughts by trekkers who were in Kashmir during the uproar.

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Volunteers required for Management Game with IIM in the mountains

Indiahikes is looking for volunteers for the sixth edition of the IIM Mountain Challenge. We are looking for fit people with excellent management skills.

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What makes Roopkund such a popular trek

What makes Roopkund one of the most popular treks in India?

Here’s a video where Arjun Majumdar, the founder of Indiahikes, tells us just why Roopkund is one of the most popular Himalayan treks in India!

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Cleaning out 2,130kg of garbage from Roopkund – A Green Trails Story

It’s no mean feat to clean up two tonnes of garbage from a high altitude trek such as Roopkund. Here’s a report of how it happened, along with a big thank you to all trekkers who helped!

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Green Trails update: What happened to the garbage found on the Kashmir Great Lakes trek

A lot of garbage was brought down from Kashmir Great Lake trek by the trekkers. Here’s what happened to all that litter

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Indiahikes featured in The New Indian Express!

Today’s issue of The New Indian Express sheds some light on the Green Trails Initiative and the big Roopkund clean-up drive from May-June 2016. Take a look at it here.

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Green Getters in action at Kashmir Great Lakes

Kashmir validates all the superlatives that has been thrown at it-by writers, poets, travelers, trekkers. Yet, even a place as beautiful as Kashmir sees litter strewn around- behind its rock faces, in its streams and emerald green lakes. Last year, Indiahikes trekkers did a thorough clean up of KGL trek route! Have a look at these Green Getters in action.

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A photo story of the surreal Bhrigu Lake trek

Removed from the rush of Rohtang Pass, is this forget-me-not blue lake that takes you to a completely different world! Follow our trekker Nikita Bhatia’s journey to this stunning lake from your armchair.

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May 2016 Blog Contest – Results Out!!

Here are the winners of the May 2016 Blog Contest! They will transport you right from the base-camp, all the way to the summit and back. Congratulations winners!

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June 2016 Blog Contest

We invite all trekkers who trekked with us in June 2016 to participate in our Monthly Blog Contest. Send in your entries to indiahikes.contest@gmail.com. See the rules here.

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Cloudburst in Uttarakhand has not affected our trekkers

Quick update: The cloudburst in Uttarakhand has not affected any of our treks. We are in contact with our teams on all slopes and all our treks are running smoothly.

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Warwan Valley trek featured in Bangalore Mirror!

A secluded valley in Kashmir where people still rely on horses for transportation! Sandhya UC recalls her unique experience on the Warwan Valley trek in Bangalore Mirror!

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June 2016 Photo Contest

Have you trekked with us in June2016? You are welcome to participate in our Monthly Photo Contest! Send in your entries to indiahikes.contest@gmail.com.

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May 2016 Photo Contest – Results Out!

Here are the nominations of the May 2016 Photo Contest! Pictures have been chosen by professional photographer, Ravindra Joisa. Take a look!

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