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What Are Chilblains? How Can They Be Prevented?

Chilblains are itchy, painful and burning red-blue swellings on the skin that occur as a reaction to a sudden change in temperatures. This condition can worsen your trek experience. Read & find out 8 ways to prevent these Chilblains.

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Thursday Trek Talk

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.

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Latest Updates

Gaumukh-Tapovan Trek Of May 13th Cancelled

Because of continuous snow and buried trails, we are calling off the Gaumukh Tapovan batch of May 13th. The forest dept. has also disallowed treks for the next five days. Here are the latest updates.

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Latest Updates

Kedartal Trek, May 12th Batch Cancelled

With continuous snowfall over the past two days on the Kedartal trek, snow has blocked the trail and made it very unstable. So we will not be running the May 12th batch.

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For Local Hero Rukmani Devi, Upcycling Is Not Just About The Money Anymore

Here’s the story of a woman who has defied the society, gone above and beyond the call of duty, to take the Green Trails mission forward.

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Latest Updates

Latest Update: Bad Weather Forces Us To Pause/Retreat From Treks

Following IMD’s forecast, we have sent a pause signal to all our currently active treks. All trekking groups have responded by staying at their respective campsites until further notice.

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Green Trails Updates

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Students, Shopkeepers, Govt Officials At Sari, Uttarakhand, Go The Green Way

Sari, a small village in Uttarakhand, takes a lead on waste management and creating awareness about environmental issues. The Green Trails team brings you updates from the Deoriatal Chandrashila trek base camp village.

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Thursday Trek Talk

What Is Altitude 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!

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Photo Story

Pangarchulla: Photo Story of an Adventurous Summit Climb

Pangarchulla is a challenging but rewarding peak in Uttarakhand. Let the photographs here take you through this gruelling climb.

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April 2018 Trek Photographer of the Month – Contest Rules

Trekked with us in April 2018? Participate in the photo contest!

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Photo contests

Winners announced for February-March 2018 Trek Photographer of the Month Contest

View the top 10 nominations for Trek Photographer of the Month and vote for Trekkers’ choice Award.

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Green Trails Hero

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How Dharamji, A Local Hero, Keeps The Lohajung Village Clean

Here’s a story about our Local Green Trails Hero from Lohajung, Uttarakhand – Dharamji. He manages to keep the entire Lohajung market clean. Send your message to him in this post!

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