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Why Deoriatal-Chandrashila is the best trek during Christmas

Deoriatal to Chandrashila peak is the best Christmas trek for families with children, especially if it is your first time in the Himalayas. In this video, Indiahikes founder Arjun Majumdar explains why.

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Trek updates

Latest updates: It’s time to Look East!

We are venturing into Arunachal Pradesh with the brand new Talley Valley trek! At the other slopes, it’s raining at some places, and clear on some other. Here are updates from the Himalayas you don’t want to miss!

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Trekker's Blogs

Bada Bhangal Trek- The grinning grasslands of Himachal

The Bada Bangal trek is a well explored trek in Himachal Pradesh. Trekker Parth Joshi captivates the reader’s imagination by penning down his experiences about this difficult trek in a detailed 8 part series.

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Trek Leaders Speak

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A Rational Mind’s reasons to Trek

Why do people trek? It is no easy task and involves persistent efforts but the number of youngsters taking up trekking is on the rise. Why? In this article, Trek leader Vyshakh Nair lists out some profound changes that trekking brings out in people.

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Expert Opinion

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Which is a better trek in winter? Deoriatal or Kedarkantha?

The Deoriatal and Kedarkantha treks are both immensely beautiful winter treks. Arjun Majumdar writes from experience about which is the better winter trek!

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Trek With Swathi

How to tie your shoelace so that it doesn’t come off

Have you ever had to stop while climbing on a trek, simply to bend down and tie your shoelace? Here is a quick tip by Swathi on tying the perfect knot.

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How even the most experienced trekkers can get lost in the mountains

When Sachin Jha went on the Kanamo Peak trek, little did he expect his most experienced trek leader, Saranbir Singh, to go missing. Dusk turned to night and nobody had heard from him. Here’s the story of what played out on the trail!

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Blogs about Deoriatal-Chandrashila

Birds you can spot on the Deoriatal-Chandrashila trek

The Deoriatal Chandrashila trek is a bird watcher’s paradise. Trekker Prabodh Prabhughate skillfully photographed some winged beauties. He spotted over 50 kinds of birds! Take a look!

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Green Trails

How an eco-village at Jaubhari triggered a major movement at Sandakphu

Green trails crusader Lakshmi went on her first trek to Sandakphu and was shocked by the state of affairs. Garbage being burnt in the open and piles of rotting debris. Here is the story of how she designed a model eco-village at Jaubhari.

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Trek updates

Latest updates from the Himalayas: A new trekking season begins

There’s a LOT going on this week, with 8 Himalayan treks running! Just putting these updates together involved speaking to at least 10 people in different locations! So here are the latest updates, from the Himalayas onto your screen!

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Blogs about Deoriatal-Chandrashila

Deoriatal to Chandrashila -The Goechala of Western Himalayas

On the Deoriatal Chandrashila trek, the forests of Chopta Valley are known for their fiery red and pink rhododendrons that set the trail blazing!

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Trek Leaders Speak

Miyar Valley – The Yosemite of India

Trek leader Vyshak Nair has always been in love with the Himalayas. When he recently explored Miyar Valley, he left a little bit of his heart there. Here is what he has to say about his enthralling expedition.

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