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Why ALTOA Member’s Facebook Attack Is Vicious And Damaging

Recently one of the members of ALTOA (All Ladakh Travel Operators Association) published a very damaging article about Indiahikes on Facebook. Predictably the internet world went viral with it.

What’s not amusing about the story is that it is complete fabrication.

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Can trekking help you get over the death of a loved one?

The death of 26-year-old Dr. Manu Yadav came as a rude shock to his family on August 8, 2008. And unanswered questions about his death made his mother Swaraj Yadav take to trekking. But did these journeys help?

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Why Kashmir Great Lakes Is My All Time Favourite Trek

Indiahikes explored the Kashmir Great Lakes trek in 2010. Many years down the line, KGL is one of the biggest attractions in Kashmir. Sandhya, who was part of the exploratory team, writes down what makes it her favourite trek.

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Blogs about Prashar Lake

Prashar Lake – A Photostory

Surrounded with endless snow and fully snow capped peak while watching the Beas River flowing below the valley, makes you feel thankful and blessed to have visited such an undulated place. Take a look at the Prashar lake trek in pictures.

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Why Buran Ghati is special to Indiahikes

Did you know that the Rupin Pass trek was discovered only by chance? Arjun Majumdar writes about how he chanced upon this all time favourite trek. Read about it here.

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Trekking tips

How to Stay Away From Tummy Troubles on a High Altitude Trek

It can really be burdensome to have an upset stomach while on a trek. But why does it happen? How can you steer away from it? Find out here.

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Photo contests

Kedarkantha Winter trek – December, 2013 Photo Contest

Here are the shortlisted 21 best photos of the Kedarkantha winter trek in 2013. From snow to sunshine to mountain views, these trekkers have got everything!

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Chango Unchained

Aloke Surin is a veteran trekker. Having completed a few of the most difficult treks in the Himalayas as early as the 90’s. his skills and experience are matched by very few trekkers. Here, he chronicles his ascent to the Chango Glacier in the midst of a menacing storm. 

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How to shoot a good trek video

There’s nothing like a good video to help you relive your trek. But how do you shoot a good trek video? Vaibhav Chauhan gives you a few tips to make your videos look crisp, professional and entertaining.

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Photo contests

Rookund – September/October 2013 Photo Contest

The contest results are out !  The top three winning photos are below. Our Judge shares with you why the pictures turned up winners. Post your comments below. First Prize: Rachith The top prize goes to No 14, Rachit’s photograph of a trekker with dog. A photograph needs to tell a story on its own. […]

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Goecha la – 2013 Photo Contest

The contest results are out !  The top three winning photos are below. Our Judge shares with you why the pictures turned up winners. Post your comments below. First Prize: Raghavendra   L S Prasath shares “This photograph captures the very essence of high altitude trekking and the frozen Himalayan landscape in winter! Such a […]

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Kashmir Great Lakes – September, 2013 Photo Contest

The contest results are out !  The top three winning photos are below. Our Judge Srinivasa Prasath shares with you why the pictures turned up winners. Post your comments below. First Prize: Kedar   Lsp says ” This picture has all the elements that make a perfect landscape photograph! By going low on the perspective, […]

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