8 Popular Trekking Myths In The Western Ghats – Busted!

What are the popular trekking myths in the Western Ghats? Here are eight of them, busted! Click to find out if you believed in any of these

Discovering Flavours Of India, One Trek At A Time

Arjun Majumdar, Founder-CEO of Indiahikes, takes us on a food trail. He explores rustic flavours of India from Uttarakhand to Ladakh, Kashmir and Sikkim

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.

Trekking With Diabetes? Here’s What You Should Know

As a Wilderness First Responder (NOLS), Trek Leader Mukta Joshi talks about what you need to keep in mind while trekking with diabetes

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.

Why Valley Of Flowers Is Not An Easy Trek

An insightful article describing the difficulty level of Valley of Flowers trek along with expert tips on how to prepare for it.

Essential Trekking Tips For Doing The Valley Of Flowers Trek

Prakash and Pallavi Chitni trekked the Valley of Flowers and they suggest that it’s best to be fit beyond the minimum requirements of your trek.

Why You Must Trek To Valley Of Flowers In July And August

Valley of Flowers, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is transformed in the monsoon. Here, Veer Doshi tells you why you must do this trek in July-August

Kashmir Great Lakes Vs Tarsar Marsar – Which Kashmir Trek To Choose?

Our co-founder, who explored both Kashmir Great Lakes & Tarsar Marsar, helps you choose between the Kashmir treks by writing down their highlights and contrasts.

How To Choose The Right Backpack For A Trek

Choosing a good trekking backpack is vital because it is going to be your companion throughout your trek. Here are some tips to choose the perfect backpack.

Offloading your backpack? Here are some things you must consider

In this article, Indiahikes’ Trek Coordinator, Manisha Hegde explains what is backpack offloading and what you must consider before opting for it