How’s the Josh? High Sir! Trek Leaders Do 6 Day Kashmir Trek in One Day

Trek Leaders Naman & Bhupinder sought to challenge themselves by doing the 6-day, Kashmir Great Lakes trek in 1 day. Naman pens down their experience.

What I Learnt From Birdwatching On Himalayan Treks

Our trek leader Soumitra shares his experiences and joys of birdwatching in Himalayas. In the last 8 months he’s spotted over 70 species. Read his story here.

Why Start Your Kedarkantha Trek From Kotgaon

We have explored several routes to Kedarkantha. And so far, we believe that the route from Kotgaon is most serene. Our Trek Leader shares his experience.

When In A Tent, Write A Postcard

Handwritten letters and postcards are much more valuable than emails or Whatsapp messages. Especially when sent from the world’s highest post office. Our Trek Leader tells you why.

A Trek Leader Observes: Selfies Are Cocaine

Trek Leader Soumitra shares his observations and opinions on the increasing number of trekkers who are enamoured with selfies instead of mountains.

Why is Fitness Important for A High Altitude Trek: A Trek Leader’s Perspective

Why is fitness critical and what does it mean to get fit for a high altitude trek? What is the the ideal fitness plan to build stamina, strength, balance and flexibility. Find out how a few simple exercises can get you all set for a trek.

5 Steps To Take Care Of Your Trekking Shoes

It doesn’t matter how good your trekking or hiking shoes are if you don’t maintain them well. So here are 5 simple steps to take care of your shoes and keep them clean and healthy for re-use.

Trekking Alone? Here Are Tips From An Expert Solo Trekker

Most trekkers look to progress by doing tougher treks. But Trek Leader Karthik Maddineni says it’s not what trek you do, but how you do it that matters!

What I Learnt When I Trekked With Shepherds Across Pin Parvati Pass

Before she became a Trek Leader, Anuja travelled extensively across Himalayas. Ultimately, it was her experience on Pin Parvati that shaped her into the trek leader she is today. Read her Pin Parvati story here.

How Star Gazing Led Me To Take Up A Career As A Trek Leader In The Himalayas

Jude Rayen’s fascination for star gazing and love for trekking came together to create a unique career as a Trek Leader at Indiahikes. Here is his story.

How I overcame a deformity in my foot and became a Trek Leader at Indiahikes

Born with a deformed foot, Indrajit’s love for the mountains was always met with rejection. Here is the story of his pursuit to become a trek leader.

5 Reasons you must replace your water bottle with a Hydration Pack

Over years of trekking at high altitude, our Trek Leader Jude found that hydration packs are much more convenient than water bottles. He lists out his reasons in this quick article.