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Adventure Worx Xplore 50 Backpack Review – A Compact Feature-Rich Backpack That Fits A Budget

This latest backpack from Adventure Worx ticks the boxes on most fronts but is it really fit enough for a week-long outing in the mountains? Read the entire review to find the answer to that.

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Green Trails Updates

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3112kg Waste Collected & Segregated Since Jan 2018: Green Trails Updates, Lohajung

From Jan 2018 to May 2018, Indiahikes trekkers have removed 3112 kg of non-biodegradable waste from the mountains. This is rarely their own waste; almost always it’s waste that others have left behind. Read a detailed report from this week here.

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Latest Updates

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Trek News Jun 4 To Jun 9: Trekkers See A Greener Side Of The Himalayas

In this week’s news, we bring you the latest from all currently running treks. All treks are experiencing good weather. Inside this you can find a brief overview of the treks in Himachal Pradesh that open their season this week.

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Photo contests

May 2018 Trek Photographer of the month – Contest Rules

Trekked with us in May 2018? Participate in the Trek Photographer of the Month contest!

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Green Trails Hero

Change your mindset, manage your waste: Local Hero Jeevan Shows How

Meet our local hero from the village of Jaubhari – Jeevan Rai, whose actions speak louder than his words. His is a story of how thinking globally, and acting locally can bring about a wonderful change through small steps.

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Latest Updates

Govt Shuts Shops At Kheerganga – Latest Updates May 28th To Jun 2nd

This week, the govt shut dhabas at Kheerganga in an attempt to put an end to the increasing carbon footprint on the trail. On another note, most of our treks have seen clear summer skies! Here are the latest updates from the Himalayas from the last week of May.

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Photo contests

Winners announced for Trek Photographer Of The Month April 2018

Announcing the winners for Trek Photographer of the Month April 2018! Take a look at winning entries and nominations here.

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Product Reviews

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Adventureworx WindBlock Lumi Jacket Review – A Warm, Tough Jacket For Your Himalayan Trek

I used the Adventure Worx – WindBlock Lumi Jacket, recently on 2 of my treks. Here’s a review of this jacket based on parameters of warmth, fit, Material, Cost and much more. Read it to find whether this jacket is a good buy.

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Indiahikes Trek NEWS 17th May 2018

A news bulletin to bring you the latest updates from our treks.

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Journals of a GT Intern

My Experiences Of Being A 2-Time Green Trails Intern

Do you want to know how is the life of a Green Trails Intern? What are his learnings, interests, and challenges? Hear straight from our 2-time Green Trails Intern Abhinav Chaurasiya.

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Trekking tips

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What To Take In Your Backpack On A Himalayan Trek

Here’s a detailed list of everything you need for a week long Himalayan trek!

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High-Altitude Research

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How To Prevent Altitude Sickness

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.

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