My first Himalayan trek – Diary of a 12-year-old

12 years old Atharv Kothekar, went on his first Himalayan trek to Deoriatal in 2015. This little hero has already completed 37 treks in the Sahyadris. Read here about his Himalayan experience.

All trekkers in Uttarakhand and Sikkim are safe

Trek Leaders from all the currently running batches have sent updates that trekkers on all slopes are fine. There have been very little or no tremors felt. Here are detailed updates.

When trekkers and school children cleaned the Deoria Tal trail

Deoria Tal is a popular lake, where campers and trekkers from all over India visit. It’s unfortunate that most people don’t think twice before leaving their garbage behind. Here’s what Indiahikes has been doing to clean up the region.

Roopkund: A photo story of mountain moods

Arvind Kumar. N, a human resource manager from Chennai takes his photography as a hobby to new heights by conducting a basic photography workshop and sharing with us some astonishing photos he captured during his trek to Roopkund in May 2014. Read more

My trek to Valley of Flowers

Shankaran Bharatan, who visited the Valley of Flowers writes about the best of times and the worst of times on the trek.

The toughest part of a trek

What is the toughest part of a trek? “It’s not the trek itself. The toughest part is convincing your parents, wife, son, friends, relatives, etc. that you need to go,” writes Prashanth humorously.