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Photo contests

Winners Of Trek Photographer of the Month – November 2018

Here are the nominations for our November Photo Contest. Make sure you vote for your favourite photograph!

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Behind The Scenes

Reflecting on 2018: The Highs And Lows That We Saw At Indiahikes

An internal email sent to our Trek Leaders by their trainer. This post gives you some wonderful insight on the year that was, our vision and our worklife at Indiahikes.

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Green Trails Hero

The Young Girl Who Embraced Change

Our GT fellows were apprehensive about approaching and asking teenagers/young adults to switch to menstrual cups. Until they met Supriya. Read on to find out how Supriya became part of the change on Sandakphu trail.

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Announcements

Mountain Lovers Gold Calendar 2018 Indiahikes

Our Mountain Lovers Gold Calendar 2019 Is Here!

We have received lots of calls and mails asking for our Mountain Lovers Gold Calendar 2019. And it’s finally here! It’s a limited edition desk calendar, order yours soon!

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Expert Opinion

Asthma And High Altitude Trekking

Learn about doing high altitude treks with asthma. This article has useful tips for you to consider before embarking on a trek.

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Trekking tips

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How To Use Sunglasses With Spectacles

If you are a spectacle user and about to go on a snow trek, you need to wear sunglasses. Learn about the options available to protect your bespectacled eyes from sun damage.

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Trek updates

Good News! It’s Snowing In The Mountains! Here’s A Photo Update

It has been snowing on all our slopes. Here are latest updates, photos, winter trekking and camping tips & more.

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Trekking tips

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Contact Lens Or Spectacles – What Should You Wear On A Trek?

Trekking with eye power. Should you wear glasses or contact lenses on a trek? Here are some things that you need to consider before making your decision.

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Green Trails Hero

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How Our Local Hero Nima’s Simple Idea Reduced Reckless Littering On The Sandakphu Trail

Nima Rai from the town of Rimbik in Darjeeling comes up with a radically simple idea that helped cut down trash on Sandakphu trail. Read more about him here.

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Trek Experience

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My Trek Experiences From A Decade Of Trekking

A trekker recollects his most memorable trek experiences from over a decade. He shares the lessons that he has learnt from trekking over the years.

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Get Inspired

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19 Must-Read Books On Mountaineering and Trekking In Himalayas

A book-list of must reads in the field of trekking and exploration in the Himalayas. There’s also an additional short list of best books on wildlife.

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Thursday Trek Talk

We’ve Opened A New Weekend Trek Near Dehradun!

Indiahikes has opened a new weekend trek near Chakrata. Called the Deoban Weekend Trek, this one is as good as a six day Himalayan trek packed into two days! Take a look!

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