The Unique Culture Of Spiti That Trekkers Don’t Know About

In this article, we take you through the culture of Spiti and the rarity it offers to understand the cultural depth of the Himalayas!

How To Choose Good Camping Tents For Your Himalayan Trek

Here’s a complete guide on how to choose a good camping tent for high altitude treks in the Himalayas, along with the 12 Best Camping Tents in India.

Buran Ghati vs Rupin Pass – Which to Choose?

A comparison between two sister treks, deep-diving section by section, campsite by campsite, so that you know which one you should do.

What Makes The Har Ki Dun Trek One Of The Richest Cultural Experiences

Har Ki Dun is one of the most culturally rich treks among many Himalayan treks. In this post, we explore the cultural nuances in their architecture, history and folklore.

Crowds on Treks: Are They Good or Bad?

Almost everyone correlates crowds to environmental harm. But is ‘crowd’ the problem or is ‘management of the crowd’ the problem? In this blog, Swathi Chatrapathy digs deeper to find answers

Why Deep Bio Toilet Pits Are Ideal For Human Waste Management on Himalayan Treks

In this post, we clarify why deep pit systems are the best human waste management systems on Himalayan treks and why they are followed world-wide.

Why Each Campsite on the Hampta Pass trek is Unique

One of the striking things about Hampta Pass trek is its unique campsites. Each one is different from the other. This blog dives deep into why each campsite is unique. Take a look!

Understand the Monsoon: Interview with a Meteorologist

We’ve trekked in the monsoon, often wondering what causes rains and questioned why it doesn’t rain in a particular month. Here’s your answer!

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

The Ultimate Guide To Dog Friendly Hiking Trails In India

Aren’t all trails dog friendly hiking trails? I had seen Himalayan shepherd dogs climbing high mountain passes. That gave me the impression that dogs can trek anywhere. How wrong I was! A discussion with pet-owners at Indiahikes revealed the real story behind trekking with pets. It’s riddled with good questions and challenges that any dog-owner […]

Here’s why the New Rupin Pass Itinerary from Jiskun is Better for Trekkers

Take a look at the new Rupin Pass itinerary. The base camp of has shifted to Jiskun, in Himachal, the duration of the trek reduced by 2 days.

8 Surprising Eye-Openers About Day 4 Of Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

Here is an excerpt from Indiahikes Founder-CEO, Arjun Majumdar’s briefing of the longest day on Kashmir Great Lakes treks. These are things you must know