Indiahikes Reopens Treks from June 25th: Covid Travel Guidelines You Must Know

All you need to know about traveling for your treks in Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, and Himachal Pradesh

The Different Shades of Brahmatal Trek

The Brahmatal trek changes it’s personality not only from season to season but also from one campsite to the next. Here’s how

Ali-Bedni Bugyal Trek: A Photo Story from Spring 2021

This is a special photo story of the Ali-Bedni Bugyal trek. Special, because this was the first season of the trek. Special also because it was the first time trekkers saw these grand meadows draped in snow.  In this photo story, you have photos shared by photo trekker Yash Trivedi.  The group started from Lohajung, […]

15 Thrilling Mountain Documentaries to Watch During Lockdown

Candid truths and grim stories tumble out of these brilliant mountain documentaries. Take a peek to check which documentaries made it to the list

10 Inspiring TED Talks on Hiking and the Outdoors to Watch During Lockdown

Here’s a list of inspiring TED Talks on hiking and the outdoors that will instantly connect you with nature and the lovely crisp mountain air

21 Must-Watch Mountain Movies During COVID-19 Lockdown

An excellent list of mountain movies that explore the relationship between humans and mountains. Ever wondered why we climb, maybe these movies hold a clue

Why Treks in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir are so different

These three states are very different from each other — the mountain ranges, the landscapes, the flora. Here’s a detailed break-down of the regions.

5 Incredible Forest Sections to Watch Out for on Himalayan Treks

A list of treks that offer an unforgettable experience of trekking through oaks, rhododendrons, maples, pines in the Himalayas

9 Crowd-Free Himalayan Treks to Choose during Covid Second Wave

A list of least-crowded Himalayan trails for trekkers wanting to trek as the second wave of Covid-19 hits India.

Indiahikes signs MOU with Department of Skill Development & Employment, Govt. of Uttarakhand

On March 8, 2021, Indiahikes officially entered into a collaboration with the Uttarakhand Skill Development Mission (UKSDM). This is with the aim of jointly promoting livelihood development in the Tourism and Hospitality sector. “The more skills you have, the better you are equipped to trek with a group. It’s unfortunate that many local staff, even […]

5 Mesmerising Campsites For Stargazing In The Himalayas

A list of high-altitude campsites that are great for stargazing in the Himalayas. Make note if you are about to go on a Himalayan trek

Ali Bedni vs Brahmatal – Which Uttarakhand Trek to Choose?

Many trekkers get confused between Ali-Bedni Bugyal trek and Brahmatal trek. What’s the difference? At first glance, the question feels valid. Given that both treks start from Lohajung, in north-west Uttarakhand. If we talk about altitude, Ali Bedni Bugyal trek climbs to 11,686 feet and Brahmatal climbs to 12,250 feet. That’s barely a difference of […]