How prepared are you for a Himalayan Winter Trek?

Are you headed for a winter trek in the Himalayas? Take this quiz to see how prepared you are.

How well do you know the Meadows of Himalayas?

How much do you know about the meadows of the Himalayas? Test yourself in our Indiahikes Weekly Crossword!

How much do you know about Himalayan River Confluences?

How much do you know about the confluences of Himalayan rivers? Test yourself in our Indiahikes Weekly Crossword!

Do you know how Climate Change is affecting the Himalayas?

How much do you know about the impact of climate change on the Himalayas? Test yourself in our Indiahikes Weekly Crossword!

Do you know these Hill-Stations in the Himalayas?

Do you know these hill-stations in the Himalayas? Test yourself in our Indiahikes Weekly Crossword!

Do you know these astonishing facts about the Himalayas?

Do you know these astonishing facts about the Himalayas? Test yourself in our Indiahikes Weekly Crossword!

Do you know how to stay Safe and Healthy on Treks?

Do you know how to keep yourself safe and healthy while trekking in the Himalayas? Test yourself in our Indiahikes Weekly Crossword!

How Indiahikes is making your trek safe

In this final article, Arjun Majumdar, founder of Indiahikes, explains the new protocols that Indiahikes has put in place to ensure safety of trekkers. Do read it and pass it on.

Why Trekkers need to take Safety on Treks more Seriously

In the second article of his three-part series on safety, Arjun Majumdar writes about a worrying trend that is spreading in the Indian trekking community.

Ict Stupas – Architectural Marvels Solving Water Crises In Phyang, Ladakh

Bearing the brunt of global warming, Ladakh has been facing a water crisis. With the glaciers receding at an alarming rate, the farmers have a very small window for farming. But Ladakhi engineers came up with Ice Stupas to deal with this massive problem.

Fighting AMS with a Strong Will and Focus

Imran Bhaidani trained for a whole year before attempting to trek to Stok Kangri in Leh. But he had to face hurdle after hurdle. What could it be, if not fitness? Read this interview with him, where he tells us what it was like to be faced with problems despite his determination and discipline.

Stok Kangri: Why it is important to adopt the right mind-set during treks

One of the most important qualities to have while trekking is a positive mind-set. Deepak Das, who went to Stok Kangri in July 2014, elucidates on this, by recollecting his experience during this sought-after trek in Nepal. He was titled the Most Valuable Trekker of his batch.