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.

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. […]

Bottle Bricking and Five Life Lessons I Learned While Trekking in the Himalayas

A poignant account on how trekking in the Himalayas can change the way you look at life. Written by 14-year-old Richik Pal

A Note to Indiahikes Founder from an Economist who Trekked to Ali Bedni Bugyal

An economist, who went on his second Himalayan trek with Indiahikes, came back and wrote a note to our founder. This is what he wrote.

The Story of the Brahmatal Trek and How My Journey Unfolded With It

Editor’s note: Megha went on the Brahmatal trek and was taken in by the ever-present views of Mt Nanda Ghunti and Mt Trishul by her side. She penned her thoughts down immediately after she returned. We loved the personifications in her writing, where she brings the two majestic peaks of the Garhwal Himalayas to life. […]

Kothaligad Trek: My Experience At Indiahikes Western Campus

Indiahikes recently inaugurated with the Western Campus. And, on January 8, 2021 we had our first trek to Kothaligad from here. 13-year-old Ananya Naidu was a part of it. In this riveting blog, she details out each day of the experience Let me just start by saying I’m somewhat of an ‘environmentalist’, which leads me […]

The Birthday I’ll Never Forget on the Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

What started out as a simple whim to do something different on her birthday, turned out to be one of the best decisions of Shreya Gautam’s life! Here’s a blog penned by her The year is 2018, and in less than a month I was going to hit a milestone in my life; turning 18! […]

What I Learnt On My First Himalayan Trek To Dayara Bugyal

Blog written by Nirvaan Sahoo When I was three years, Korigad Fort trail, near Mumbai was my first trek. I had enjoyed it the most because I walked all the way to the top and down. Then I heard about Himalayan trekking from many people, I always think of going one day. Finally, during summer […]

A Glimpse of Sandakphu – Phalut from Pre-Independent India (1938)

Here are the never before seen images from Sandakphu – Phalut trek, from the year 1938! We’re sure you’ll fall in love with them.

The Gaumukh Tapovan Trek Through The Eyes Of A Photographer

There are photographers and then there are those photographers whose work reflects an unequivocal passion for their craft. Nature lover and mountaineer, Nitish Waila is one such nature and adventure photographer, whose work falls in the latter category. Having been commissioned by Indiahikes to present the Gaumukh Tapovan trek from the perspective of his lens, […]