Latest Updates: Road To Chandratal Opens Early This Year

The first batch of trekkers to Hampta Pass were in for a pleasant surprise when they discovered that the road to Chandratal is open. Here are the latest updates!

How Indiahikes Dealt With My Acute Mountain Sickness

Aditya Karanam was hit by Acute Mountain Sickness on his Roopkund trek in 2016. He puts down how the incident played out and how he was rescued in time.

What is the best time to do the Roopkund trek?

The Roopkund trek is the most popular trek in the Himalayas. Here, Swathi talks the best time to go for the trek so that you don’t miss out on the highlights of the trek.

Kuari Pass trekkers return with a smile – Here are the latest reviews

Last week, we shifted all Har Ki Dun winter batches to Kuari Pass. This week trekkers have returned from Kuari Pass and they can’t stop smiling.

November 2016 Blog contest winners announced!

With the monsoon rains having left the atmosphere squeaky clean, autumn is all about crisp mountain views. Putting in their experiences with crisp writing, here are the winners of our November 2016 Blog contest!

Winners of October 2016 Photo Contest announced!

The October 2016 photo contest results are out! Apart from the top 3 winners. we have a Trekker’s choice prize too. Here is who you have chosen!

How I overcame a deformity in my foot and became a Trek Leader at Indiahikes

Born with a deformed foot, Indrajit’s love for the mountains was always met with rejection. Here is the story of his pursuit to become a trek leader.

Tightening Safety protocols for treks and other updates!

High altitude trekking is no cake-walk. It involves certain risks. We at Indiahikes are revamping our safety protocols to ensure the safety of our trekkers. Read on for details.

Winners of September 2016 Photo Contest are here!

The September 2016 photo contest results are out! Apart from the top 3 winners. we have a Trekker’s choice prize too. Here is who you have chosen!

Trek updates: Kick-starting the IIM program

After months of extensive preparation, the Indiahikes IIM program is finally underway. A week of exciting challenges for students is in store as Roopkund, Rupin Pass and Everest Base camp via Gokyo Ri seasons wind up. Here are this week’s updates from the Himalayas.

The pictures in this blog about Roopkund say it all!

Garima Jain chose Roopkund as her first Himalayan trek with her husband! She says she will go back a thousand times over to this trek – and her blog shows you why she fell in love with the trail!

My Fourth trek to Roopkund: Reflecting on the highs and lows

Back from his fourth trek to Roopkund, Green Trails Intern Nikshep gives an account of the work that is being done on the slopes. He felt awful to see the sorry plight of holy places. But the enthusiasm of local staff and their awareness of green practices gives him hope for the future.