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How did Kuari Pass get its name?

It was in 1905 that Kuari Pass got its name, thanks to Lord Curzon. But what really led him to name this pass? Indiahikes local staff Dinesh Kuniyal tells the story.

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What happened when two Americans decided to intern with Indiahikes

What happens when trekkers from outside India intern with Indiahikes? Two interns – Kelly Hodoval and Diane Pham – from the United States of America spent a month on Deoriatal-Chandrashila trail.

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Latest Updates

Sandakphu not affected by the earthquake in Northeast

Today morning we woke up to the news of a 6.7 magnitude earthquake hitting Manipur. But it hasn’t affected the trek. All trekkers are safe and Sandakphu trek is running fine.

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Photo contests

November 2015 Photo Contest – Results

Here are the results for the November 2015 Photo Contest! Congratulations!

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What’s The Best Thing About Being Unreachable

You’re sick of social network, phone calls and those innumerable Whatsapp groups! But you can’t let go of any of them voluntarily. So what do you do? Komal Shivdasani has the perfect plan.

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Green Trails

Do you think garbage in the mountains just vanishes into thin air?

How do you feel when you see garbage in the mountains? Does it make you angry? Anguished? Green Trail crusader Izzat Ansari bares her soul about how she feels about it.

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Blogs about Roopkund

Trishul and Nanda Ghunti: Magnificent companions on Roopkund trek

So much has already been said about Roopkund. But there was one question gnawing on Prathima Chhabria’s mind – which part would she like best?

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Announcements

The Mountain Lover’s Gold Calendar 2016

Deep inside all of us want to frame our walls with stunning mountain photographs. The Mountain Lover’s Gold Calendar 2016 features 12 such photographs.

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Contest Archives

October 2015 Blog Contest Winner

What happens when you grit your teeth and sketch amidst horses drooling all over your Camel Paints? You win the October 2015 Blog Contest! And that’s exactly what happened with Ishita Jain

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Photo contests

October 2015 Photo Contest – Results

Here are the Top 4 winners of the October 2015 Photo Contest! Congrats!

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Trekking tips

How to tackle the challenging Rupin Waterfall in May

There is more than one way to look at and discuss this colossal artwork of nature – the Rupin Waterfall. And Samrat Chakraborty shows you how.

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How I learnt about social networking in the Himalayan village of Sankri

Our Operations Manager, Manav Menon, was lucky enough to spend time in Sankri, a quaint village in Uttarakhand. Those days gave Manav peek into the local lifestyle of the real mountain folk. Here’s a page from his diary.

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