Swathi Chatrapathy is the Chief Editor at Indiahikes. She also runs a video series, Trek With Swathi. Before joining Indiahikes, she worked as a reporter and sub-editor at Deccan Chronicle. She holds a Masters in Digital Journalism and continues to contribute to publications such as Deccan Herald. Trekking, to her, is a sport that liberates the mind like nothing else can.
Read Swathi's other articles. Watch Swathi's video series here.
Being trekkers ourselves, we don’t like to spend too much on gear.
We rent out shoes, backpacks, jackets for Indiahikes trekkers