Kedarkantha – The Untold Story Behind The Trek That Transformed Indian Trekking

Here’s the thrilling backstory of how one of India’s all time favourite treks – the Kedarkantha trek was expored by our Founders.

Rupin Pass – #2 of 9 Treks That Transformed Indian Trekking

Here’s the thrilling backstory of how one of India’s all time favourite treks – the Rupin Pass trek was expored by our Founders.

Roopkund – #1 of 9 Treks That Transformed Indian Trekking

In the first of the series – ‘9 Treks That Changed Indian Trekking’, we write about Roopkund. A trek that has truly pioneered and defined trekking, and trekking practices in India. Click to read more.

Meteor Shower On Goechala Trek: A Story That Will Give You Goosebumps

Our founder, Arjun Majumdar, wrote this piece years ago after having a surreal experience on the Goechala trek. Don’t miss this read.

A Chance To Share Your Happiest Trek Moment

Let’s break out of the monotony of COVID19. We want to share some happy thoughts! Share your happiest trek moments with us.

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.

How COVID-19 Has Affected The Trekking Industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected industries across the world. It is fair to say that the travel and tourism industry has been the worst hit. The Indiahikes team weighs in on how COVID-19 has affected the trekking industry, and what the future holds. Read on to know more.

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