April 2016 Photo Contest – Results out!

We received some brilliant photos for the April 2016 photo contest. Our trekkers keep surprising us with different shades of familiar trails. Our winning photographs are here!

I can’t wait for my next solo trek!

Many women fear travelling alone in India, but most of our women trekkers believe that the mountains are safer than any other part of the country. Rashmi Rao, who did the Goecha La trek in May 2015, came all alone from Mumbai, trekked with strangers, who turned to friends, and she can’t wait to trek again. Read all about her experience here.

Avoiding trivial mistakes at Goecha La

Tejaswi, who trekked Goecha La as her first high-altitude trek, learnt a bunch of lessons as she trudged to the pass. Here, she tells you about how a small mistake such as not packing a torch in your bag can hamper your entire trek experience.

Ode to Goecha La

Nagendra Kumar, who did the Goecha La trek in April 2012, writes down an hour by hour account of his experience on the trek. A self-proclaimed amateur, he thoroughly enjoyed every minute, whether it was a light trek or an exhausting ordeal

Why Goechala In Sikkim Is The Most Romantic Trek

Arjun Majumdar writes about the Goecha La trek. He says it’s the most romantic trek in India and explains why.