21 Stunning Photos of Winter Treks in the Himalayas

Today, I’m here to whisk you away to the mountains! I’m taking you through some of the best winter treks in the Himalayas. Not just one or two treks, but seven different treks — each one of them more stunning than the other. I’m doing this with a few of the rarest photographs of our […]

Why Switzerland Needs To Be Trekked and Not Travelled

On being invited by Switzerland Tourism, Swathi Chatrapathy lands in the country of the Swiss Alps to write about their treks. In this blog, she is reporting live about her experience

Why Fixed Camps Are Better For The Environment – An Unnecessarily Controversial Topic

We share why fixed camping, a practiced followed all around the world, is the most sustainable way to camp with more and more people taking to trekking.

Buran Ghati vs Rupin Pass – Which to Choose?

A comparison between two sister treks, deep-diving section by section, campsite by campsite, so that you know which one you should do.

Crowds on Treks: Are They Good or Bad?

Almost everyone correlates crowds to environmental harm. But is ‘crowd’ the problem or is ‘management of the crowd’ the problem? In this blog, Swathi Chatrapathy digs deeper to find answers

Who is an Ideal Team Player on a Trek? – Lessons from Kyrgyzstan

Are you? In this blog, Swathi Chatrapathy draws examples from Indiahikes’ latest exploration in Kyrgyzstan to illustrate what makes an ideal team player

How the Atal Tunnel Impacts Trekking in India

The Atal Tunnel could change the future of trekking in Himachal, as it opens up some terrific trekking regions. Here is a deep-dive on the impact of the tunnel on trekking.

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 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.

Why Treks in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir are so different

These three states are very different from each other — the mountain ranges, the landscapes, the flora. Here’s a detailed break-down of the regions.

6 Best and Safest Himalayan Treks for Children

Here are the best and safest Himalayan treks for children to do. We have listed 6 treks, all in Uttarakhand, and they make for a great experience for children.

A Story that Showed me What Indiahikes is Made Of

After trekking with the whole Indiahikes team during an internal meeting, our Chief Editor shares her thoughts about what the Indiahikes team is truly made of.