Top 5 Treks to do This Winter (Plus COVID news update)

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

My Happiest Trek Moment – Personal Stories of Gratitude, Bonding and Exuberance – Part 13

These are the final 10 out of the 130 featured trekking stories shared by trekkers. And they are filled with gratitude, bonding and exuberance. Take a look!

My Happiest Trek Moment – Personal Stories of Will, Grit and Inspiration – Part 8

Trekkers cherish their moments of will, grit and inspiration. Beat the lock down blues by sharing your stories too! πŸ™‚

My Happiest Trek Moment – Personal Stories of Fright, Spirituality And Thrill – Part 4

Here are some trek stories of fright, elation and thrill. We’ve received over 200 entries and we’re going to share all of them!

10 Best Himalayan Treks In Autumn (September, October, & November)

Here is a list of the best Himalayan treks in autumn months of September, October and November.

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 Our Local Hero Nima’s Simple Idea Reduced Reckless Littering On The Sandakphu Trail

Nima Rai from the town of Rimbik in Darjeeling comes up with a radically simple idea that helped cut down trash on Sandakphu trail. Read more about him here.

How Local Hero Anjala Quit Her Urban Lifestyle To Empower Her Village Community

This week, our local hero is someone who gave up a good life in the city to bring awareness and progress in her home village. Read how Anjala makes a marked difference in Sepi, a village in the Sandakphu trek region.

Upcycling Waste To Make Furniture: Latest Green Trails Pursuit

The Green Trails team at Jaubari upcycled bottles and construction waste to make furniture. Read about this and other Green Trails updates here.

Sandakphu Phalut: Photo Story Of The Trek With The Grandest Views

Sandakphu Phalut is the only trek in India from where you can see four of the world’s tallest mountains. Here’s a grand photo story of this trek.

Sandakphu Phalut Trek Reopens As Curfew In Darjeeling Lifts

We are resuming our treks to Sandakphu Phalut. Read this update to know more about it.

What Trekking To Sandakphu Taught Me About The Garbage Crisis In The Himalayas

Maya Kilpadi, a social researcher, writes about the garbage crisis at Sandakphu and why the Green Trails initiative is a necessary step towards keeping the mountains clean.