How we celebrated Durga Puja at Sandakphu

The Sandakphu trek is fascinating for many reasons. Computer Science student Asmita went on this well-trodden trail with her family for Puja holidays. And boy did they love their unconventional Puja holiday!

Trek updates: Kick-starting the IIM program

After months of extensive preparation, the Indiahikes IIM program is finally underway. A week of exciting challenges for students is in store as Roopkund, Rupin Pass and Everest Base camp via Gokyo Ri seasons wind up. Here are this week’s updates from the Himalayas.

Pin Bhaba Pass trek: A lifetime experience

In September 2016, Kedar Narwadkar went on the Pin Bhaba pass trek. He was lucky enough to be part of the batch our founders Arjun and Sandhya were a part of. He came back with a lifetime experience and lots of newly gained knowledge about high altitude trekking. Click here to know what his trek was like!

“The Deoriatal-Chandrashila trek kicked the city-lover in me”

Diana, a city-lover from Bangalore, chose the Deoriatal trek as her 1st Himalayan trek. And boy does she have new-found love for the hills now! Read her blog here!

A Video On Hampta Pass That You Shouldn’t Miss!

In September 2016 Vignesh Shenoy went with Indiahikes on a trek to Hampta Pass. He returned with this mind-blowing video. Check it out here!

August 2016 Blog contest winners are here!

In August 2016, trekkers did the Kashmir Great Lakes trek with Indiahikes during the curfew. Below the Kashmir border, other trekkers found contrasting beauty at Hampta Pass. With their expressive blogs, they have won the Blog Contest of August 2016.

Green Trails: A mission to leave mountains in a better condition

In 2013, Indiahikes took up Green Trails as a mission. In this video, Green Trails crusader Lakshmi Selvakumaran talks about how far we have come and our vision for the future.

Latest updates: Preparing for Everest Base Camp and more

So much happened this week! From making arrangements for the EBC via Gokyo Ri trek to catching a thief red handed at the Deoriatal Base! Read on for the latest news from the Himalayas.

Birds you can spot on the Deoriatal-Chandrashila trek

The Deoriatal Chandrashila trek is a bird watcher’s paradise. Trekker Prabodh Prabhughate skillfully photographed some winged beauties. He spotted over 50 kinds of birds! Take a look!

Rupin Pass: Finding my inner self

Trekking is a unique experience that leaves a profound effect on people. Here, Varun Vaidya explains how the Rupin Pass trek influenced him.

Trek updates for the week

Starting this week, we will have trek updates to keep trekkers and their families informed of the happenings on the slopes. Here is the first of many to come.

Goechala through the Seasons

The Goechala trek is said to be best done in the autumn months. Ever wondered why? Why is it inaccessible in some months? Click here to know!