Do-It-Yourself Treks Re-launched!

In reality, DIY trekking can be as lightweight as trekking with an organisation. A backpack does not have to weigh more than 10-12 kg.

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 […]

11 Things That Can Make or Break your Do-It-Yourself Trek

Suhas Saya, Head of Documentation at Indiahikes lists 11 things that you must know if you are thinking of trekking on your own

197 Terrific Local Treks To Do During COVID-19 — Recommended By Trekkers

Here are 197 terrific local treks for you that you can do during the Coronavirus pandemic. These are treks you can easily do on your own.

Can You Help Us With A Local Trek In Your City?

Can you help us get to know a local trek in your city? If yes, drop in a comment and let us know of the best treks in and around your city.

Trekking Alone? Here Are Tips From An Expert Solo Trekker

Most trekkers look to progress by doing tougher treks. But Trek Leader Karthik Maddineni says it’s not what trek you do, but how you do it that matters!

Talle Valley, a Rare Jungle trek in Arunachal Pradesh

In this video, our Ground Coordinator Prathima talks about Talle Valley in Arunachal Pradesh. She tells you why it is one of the best jungle treks you’ll ever do.

Nilgiri Hills Trek

Trekking for an entire week in the Nilgiris around Ooty is something only hardcore trekkers do. Vinita is one such trekker, who has documented a fantastic 6-day-trek in the Nilgiris, snaking around lakes, forests, meadows and farmlands.

How to document a trek

If you’d like to document a trek, there is a particular way to go about it. It’s very close to travel writing, but requires more detail. Here are a few tips about how you can write a perfect trek guide.