The Story Of Indiahikes

Sandhya and I started Indiahikes almost 10 years ago with one vision: to define the future of trekking. What began as one humble blog post about the Roopkund trek has now blossomed into India’s largest trekking community and an authoritative source of all trek related information. Ten years later, the Indiahikes website is the largest […]

The Challenges Of The Green Trails Fellowship: Notes From A Fellow

Being a Green Trails Fellow in the mountains is no cake walk. Here are the biggest challenges any Fellow is likely to face working on the environment in the mountains.

A Solo Trekker Who Spent His Birthday Picking Up Litter At Valley Of Flowers

Here is someone who spent his birthday cleaning up the Valley of Flowers trail, all the way to Hemkund Sahib.

How To Be A Zero-Waste And Healthy Snacker On A Trek

Nearly 78% of the inorganic waste collected on our treks are wrappers from snack bars and other such packaged goods. Read this article to know how you can reduce the wrapper menace on the mountains, and eat healthier snacks.

How To Reduce Your Inorganic Waste To Almost Zero

Reduce your inorganic waste to almost zero by following this step by step guide. Become a sustainability champion and help us find more sustainable alternatives!

9 Tips From Our Experience To Make Great Compost

If you’re new to the process of composting your organic waste, here are 9 things you should do and not do to make the process easier.

A Guide To Composting Your Wet Waste – With Tips From Experts

The second part in the series on how to become a Sustainability Champion, learn all about how you can compost your wet waste, with easy-to-follow steps and expert tips!

What You Need To Do To Be A Sustainability Champion

Shifting to a zero-waste lifestyle is not an easy task. Here’s a step-by-step process you can follow to ease yourself into it! Read this article to know more about the Sustainability Champion Program.

How To Manage Sanitary Waste On A Trek

Though trekking during your periods is not a bad idea at all, you should know how to manage your sanitary waste properly. Here are some tips you can follow to ensure a comfortable and green trek.

The Evolution Of Poop Management On Treks

In this post, we talk about how the toilet systems in the trekking world have evolved since the late 90’s.

Something Unusually Good Is Happening At Indiahikes. And You Can Be A Part Of It Too

Every single person at Indiahikes has adopted a sustainable lifestyle this year. Click to see what we’re doing and how you can be a part of it too.

Why Waste Crisis Is A Behavioral Problem – A TedX Talk By Our Green Trails Head

Here is the full script of the TedX Talk by our Green Trails Head, Lakshmi Selvakumaran. Here, she talks about waste crisis as a behavioural problem.