The Different Shades of Brahmatal Trek

The Brahmatal trek changes it’s personality not only from season to season but also from one campsite to the next. Here’s how

7 Best Himalayan Treks in Winter (December, January and February)

Snow treks in the Himalayas always have a charm about them. Here, we list out the best winter treks to do in the Himalayas.

5 Mesmerising Campsites For Stargazing In The Himalayas

A list of high-altitude campsites that are great for stargazing in the Himalayas. Make note if you are about to go on a Himalayan trek

Ali Bedni vs Brahmatal – Which Uttarakhand Trek to Choose?

Many trekkers get confused between Ali-Bedni Bugyal trek and Brahmatal trek. What’s the difference? At first glance, the question feels valid. Given that both treks start from Lohajung, in north-west Uttarakhand. If we talk about altitude, Ali Bedni Bugyal trek climbs to 11,686 feet and Brahmatal climbs to 12,250 feet. That’s barely a difference of […]

The Story of the Brahmatal Trek and How My Journey Unfolded With It

Editor’s note: Megha went on the Brahmatal trek and was taken in by the ever-present views of Mt Nanda Ghunti and Mt Trishul by her side. She penned her thoughts down immediately after she returned. We loved the personifications in her writing, where she brings the two majestic peaks of the Garhwal Himalayas to life. […]

Why Trekking in Jan & Feb is Better than December (Stats and Top 5 Treks Inside)

The beauty of trekking in peak winter is largely an undisclosed secret in Indian trekking. Here’s what you’re missing out. (Stats and best treks to choose inside)

My Happiest Trek Moment – Personal Stories of Aspiration, Singing and Madness – Part 10

Trekkers cherish their trek moments of aspiration,singing and madness. Beat the lock down blues by sharing your stories too! 🙂

My Happiest Trek Moment – Personal Stories of Awe, Merry and Adventure – Part 9

Trekkers cherish their moments of awe, merry and adventure. Beat the lock down blues by sharing your stories too! 🙂

My Happiest Trek Moment – Personal Stories of Love, Pride And Serenity – Part 6

Trekkers cherish their moments of love, serenity and gratitude. Beat the lock down blues by sharing your stories too! 🙂

Life Lessons From Brahmatal Trek

The Brahmatal trek was special for 12-year-old Stuti Paul, who was out of her comfort zone. And yet, she came back with some solid life lessons. In this essay, Stuti jots her learnings from the trek.

Latest Snow Pictures From Our Winter Treks, December 16th 2019

Here are the latest pictures from our winter treks – Kedarkantha, Brahmatal, Sandakphu, Dayara Bugyal, Mukta Top and Deoriatal Chandrashila. These pictures will make you drop everything and run to the mountains.

How A Trek with Indiahikes Changed My Lifestyle For Good

Somwrita Guha went on her first ever Himalayan Trek to Brahmatal in March 2019. She returned a completely different person, touched by the mountains and the simple life. Read to know her thoughts on how trekking changed her lifestyle for the good.