What are the terms and conditions for offloading a backpack?

To offload your backpack, there are a few terms and conditions.

  • No suitcases, trolley bags or duffel bags can be offloaded.
  • The bags you offload must have shoulder straps.
  • The weight limit is 9 kg.
    We have weighing machines at each of our slopes. Anything more than 9 kg, you will have to pay for two bags.
  • A rain cover for the backpack is a must.
  • Partial offloading is not possible.

Also note that offloading has to be booked online at least two days before the start of the trek.

Vishnu Benne

Vishnu Benne

Vishnu heads the FinOps team at Indiahikes. He is a problem-solver at heart, and has been solving problems of the trekking world since 2016. Although Vishnu started as a Trek Coordinator, he moved to Operations to set some much-needed processes. Not many know this, but Vishnu built an effective system to keep track of equipment in the remote Himalayan locations. He is also an adventure enthusiast who pursues a new adventure every year. So far, he has earned an advanced certificate in Skiing from IISM Gulmarg, has done about 10 high altitude treks and is a licensed scuba diver. To top it, he is also a trained classical singer who can play the Ukulele. In fact, if you drop in at Indiahikes office, you might just catch him singing! Vishnu hopes to use his varied exposure to bring new technologies and processes into the world of treks. You can catch him on [email protected]