Winners Announced – Trek Photographer of the Month October 2021

Announcing the winners of Trek photographer of the month October 2021. Take a look at winning entries and nominations here.

October 2021 Trek Photographer Of The Month Nominations Are Out – Vote For Your Favourite Photographs

Here is the nomination for “October 2021 Trek Photographer Of The Month” with the stunning photographs. Make sure you vote for your favourite photograph!

Winners Announced – Trek Photographer of the Month September 2021

We have restarted our monthly photo contests, and here are the Top 10 nominations for the month of September 2021! Vote for your favourite shot here.

How Trekking Inspires Lifestyle Changes- Gaurav’s story

How an incomplete trek to Kedarkantha made Gaurav transform himself into a fitter person.

How Trekking Transforms Relationships – A Personal Story

Today’s story is from one of our own, Rutuja Nighot, who shares her experience of how a trek changed her relationship with her mother. This was a story that struck a chord with us.

Should Trekkers Offload or Not? What Do You Think?

Participate in this debate on whether trekkers should offload their backpacks on Himalayan treks and why. Click to share your opinion.

The Climb Called Covid — A Poem Apt for the Current Times

Here is a poem by a COVID survivor, and a trekker with Indiahikes who takes you on a journey from the summit to the base camp.

The Swarm of Bees – an Adventure Story from Mt. Abu

Some dates are hard to forget. They are engraved in your bio-memory due to the very extreme life-threatening experience that you have either gone through or witnessed. The same is the case with the date 15th May 1986. I don’t make any effort to remember it. The entire story of “THE SWARM” unfolds before me. […]

Contribute Trek Photos to the Indiahikes Database

We need help with some good photographs of trekking trails in India.   You would know that the Indiahikes website is the largest database of trek information in India. Over 13 years, we have written over 1,250 articles, documented 225+ treks across the country. Which means, whichever state of India you are from, you will find […]

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