How our Local Hero Sukhman Daju Helped Create An Eco-Village in Sandakphu

Sukhman Daju is the go-to person for our Green Trails team at the Sandakphu base camp. He has helped Indiahikes make Jaubhari a model eco-village. Read more to know how.

A Documentary Film On Green Trails By Red Bangle Films

Lakshmi Rebecca from the Red Bangle Fiilms, set out on a journey to Roopkund to see how the problem of waste is tackled in the mountains. Check out her insights in this video movie clip.

How a Solo Female Traveller From Germany Found Home and Peace in Kuling: The Story of Local Hero Elisabeth

When Local Hero Elisabeth came to Uttarakhand 16 years ago, she was not a local. Today, she is one of them. Read about how she made her way into people’s hearts, their lives as she took an initiative in their environmental welfare.

Local Hero Pavithra: How This 65-Year Old Finds Creative Ways To Upcycle Waste

Local Hero Pavithra has been doing for years, what we have been trying to do for months. Upcycling plastic. Read about how Pavithra makes plastic mats with the soft plastic waste generated in her village.

Young Local Hero Smriti Crafts Her Way Through Plastic Waste

Young Smriti is an inspiration to her peers. Our local hero this week is someone who is self-motivated and focused. Read about how she has been transforming how people in her village view waste.

How Local Hero Yashpal Shows it’s Easy to Live the Green Trails Way

Our Local Hero of the week is someone who chooses the alternative over the status quo. Read how Yashpal walks the talk to change the system.

Local Hero Heera, The Man Behind The Scenes At The Roopkund Base Camp

Meet the ever smiling, efficient, and environmentally conscious trek manager from our Lohajung base camp – Heera. Read his complete story to know why he is our local hero of the week.

How Local Hero Anjala Quit Her Urban Lifestyle To Empower Her Village Community

This week, our local hero is someone who gave up a good life in the city to bring awareness and progress in her home village. Read how Anjala makes a marked difference in Sepi, a village in the Sandakphu trek region.

Change your mindset, manage your waste: Local Hero Jeevan Shows How

Meet our local hero from the village of Jaubhari – Jeevan Rai, whose actions speak louder than his words. His is a story of how thinking globally, and acting locally can bring about a wonderful change through small steps.

My Experiences Of Being A 2-Time Green Trails Intern

Do you want to know how is the life of a Green Trails Intern? What are his learnings, interests, and challenges? Hear straight from our 2-time Green Trails Intern Abhinav Chaurasiya.

Local Hero Devendar – The Businessman Who Became An Eco-Warrior

In this week’s Local Hero series, we bring to you Devendar, a shopkeeper from Lohajung who changed his old ways to be a green champion. This change was not easy as he had to find alternate ways to keep his business up & running. Read his full story to know more.

For Local Hero Rukmani Devi, Upcycling Is Not Just About The Money Anymore

Here’s the story of a woman who has defied the society, gone above and beyond the call of duty, to take the Green Trails mission forward.