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Our New Upcycling Ideas at the Sandakphu Base Camp: Jaubhari Updates

New upcycling ideas always gets us excited. Having more upcycled ideas means more ways to use the waste generated on the Himalayan slopes. It is no surprise that every upcycled item is a high-five moment for us. Read more in our updates from Sandakphu.

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Green Trails Hero

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How our Local Hero Sukhman Daju Helped Create An Eco-Village in Sandakphu

Sukhman Daju is the go-to person for our Green Trails team at the Sandakphu base camp. He has helped Indiahikes make Jaubhari a model eco-village. Read more to know how.

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Green Trails

A Documentary Film On Green Trails By Red Bangle Films

Lakshmi Rebecca from the Red Bangle Fiilms, set out on a journey to Roopkund to see how the problem of waste is tackled in the mountains. Check out her insights in this video movie clip.

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Trek Photography

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How To Improve Your Trek Photography By Using Just One Lens

We have predetermined ideas of which lens to use where. But have you ever tried shooting a portrait with an ultra wide angle lens, or a landscape with a telephoto lens? Know the possibilities of using just one lens for all your photography needs.

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Trek Debates

Can You Help Trekkers Out Of This “Fitness Faking” Epidemic?

We’ve noticed that many trekkers have started faking their fitness. They have begun to fool us by showing fake fitness proofs. And they’re struggling on their treks. Even our Trek Leaders and staff members find it difficult to handle unfit trekkers. And we need a way out.

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Photo contests

July 2018 Trek Photographer of the Month – Contest Rules

Participate in the Trek Photographer of the Month contest if you trekked with us in July 2018. Look inside for details on how to participate.

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Green Trails Updates

Indiahikes Joins Hands With Gati Foundation To Tackle Environmental Issues In The Himalayas

Indiahikes has just associated with Gati Foundation in Uttarakhand to fight the increasing plastic pollution in the Indian Himalayas.

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Photo contests

Announcing the results of the June 2018 Trek Photographer of the Month Contest

Take a look at the winners and nominations of the June 2018 Photo Contest.

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Expert Opinion

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How Trekking Instills A Sense Of Belonging

The free flowing conversations on treks not only make long lasting friends out of trek mates, they also make you feel like you belong to the mountains. Our founder Arjun Majumdar writes about a few such moments from his treks.

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Green Trails Updates

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Lohajung Comes Up With New Upcycling Ideas: Updates From Roopkund

Read about the upcycling ideas at Lohajung, the Roopkund base camp.

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Expert Opinion

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How Local Cuisine Enhances Your Trek Experience

One of the seldom acknowledged benefits of trekking is the exposure it gives you to unique, local cuisines of remote places. Arjun Majumdar speaks about the refreshing tastes that he has stumbled upon in the mountains.

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Thursday Trek Talk

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7 Mistakes First Time Trekkers Make

In this article, we dive into the totally avoidable mistakes that first time trekkers make. If you have learnt from your mistakes, share them with us!

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