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

What Is The Best Time To Visit Valley of Flowers – What Nobody Tells You

The Valley of Flowers trek is one of India’s most famous treks. Read this guide to know when is the best time to visit the Valley of Flowers.

9 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

14 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

How To Treat Altitude Sickness – AMS, HAPE, & HACE

Today’s article is an important one — it’s about treating altitude sickness – AMS, HAPE,& HACE. Before I get into medications and technicalities, I want to share a golden rule with you. And it is not about descending, which most manuals will talk about. It is something you must always remember.

How To Prevent Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), HAPE and HACE

In this article, we learn how to prevent Acute Mountain Sickness with medication like Diamox (Acetazolamide) and without Diamox. You’ll also find the correct dosage for a preventive course of Diamox in here.

10 Great Trek Stories To Read During The COVID-19 Lockdown (Part 2)

As trekkers, we understand how hard it is to stay indoors during the COVID-10 lockdown. Here is a list of great trek stories to keep you connected with the trekking world.

What Is Acute Mountain Sickness? A Quick Look At AMS, HAPE And HACE

In this article, we speak about Altitude Sickness and its 3 main forms – AMS, HAPE & HACE. A quick introduction followed by detailed symptoms for each of them. Proper knowledge of Altitude Sickness can make all the difference and help you save a life!

What Happens To Your Body At High Altitudes

In this article, we talk about the effect of altitude on a human body. What happens to air at that high altitude and how the human body adjusts itself. Here’s everything that you need to know about the changes in your body while trekking

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

3 Life Saving Drugs You MUST Have To Tackle Altitude Sickness – AMS, HAPE and HACE

Uses, dosage and explanation of High Altitude Life Saving Drugs — Diamox (Acetazolamide), Nifedipine and Dexamethasone

Why Non-Veg Food Is Not Good On A High-Altitude Trek

There’s a reason why we discourage trekkers from having non-veg food on the trek. Read this article to know the science behind the effects of high-altitude on your digestive system.