Trekker’s Favourite Lakes On The Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

Trekkers on Facebook voted for their favourite lakes on the Kashmir Great Lakes trek. Here is a rundown of the results. Take a look and decide which is your favourite lake on this trek.

How A Training Program At Indiahikes Changed My Perspective Of Trek Leading

A Trek Leader shares how a training program at Indiahikes changed his perspective of Trek Leading and has opened up a world of learning and opportunities.

9 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

14 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

Discovering Flavours Of India, One Trek At A Time

Arjun Majumdar, Founder-CEO of Indiahikes, takes us on a food trail. He explores rustic flavours of India from Uttarakhand to Ladakh, Kashmir and Sikkim

How COVID-19 Has Affected The Trekking Industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected industries across the world. It is fair to say that the travel and tourism industry has been the worst hit. The Indiahikes team weighs in on how COVID-19 has affected the trekking industry, and what the future holds. Read on to know more.

Why Hampta Pass Is A Superb Trek In Mid June

If you notice closely, our Hampta Pass trek always starts in mid-June. We have often been asked why we don’t begin earlier. But it so happens that mid-June is the best time to trek Hampta Pass. Arjun Majumdar tells you why.

How To Treat Altitude Sickness – AMS, HAPE, & HACE

Today’s article is an important one — it’s about treating altitude sickness – AMS, HAPE,& HACE. Before I get into medications and technicalities, I want to share a golden rule with you. And it is not about descending, which most manuals will talk about. It is something you must always remember.

Trekking With Diabetes? Here’s What You Should Know

As a Wilderness First Responder (NOLS), Trek Leader Mukta Joshi talks about what you need to keep in mind while trekking with diabetes

How To Prevent Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), HAPE and HACE

In this article, we learn how to prevent Acute Mountain Sickness with medication like Diamox (Acetazolamide) and without Diamox. You’ll also find the correct dosage for a preventive course of Diamox in here.

10 Great Trek Stories To Read During The COVID-19 Lockdown (Part 2)

As trekkers, we understand how hard it is to stay indoors during the COVID-10 lockdown. Here is a list of great trek stories to keep you connected with the trekking world.

Top 3 Himalayan Treks To Do In Each Season

Here are the top 3 Himalayan treks to do in each season – Spring, Summer, Monsson, Post-monsoon, Autumn and Winter. From rhododendrons, to clear skies, snowfall, and snow rappeling, each trek has a best season. Read this article to know more.