TOP ARTICLES AND STORIES
Winter Trek to Kuari Pass and Pangarchulla (Sky Watch New Year – Skies from Kuari Pass, UK)
Trek Name: - Winter Trek to Kuari Pass and Pangarchulla (Sky Watch New Year – Skies from Kuari Pass, UK) Trek Duration: - 6 Days Base: - Joshimath
Peaks Visible while on Trek
Divine peak of Nandadevi, Nanda Devi east, Nanda Ghunti, Hathi Ghoda Parbat, Neelkanth, Dronagiri, Mukut Parbat, Mana Rishi Pahad & Chagbang etc. The start point of our trek was Joshimath, which is long 10 to 12 hour drive from Haridwar. Route confluences of several rivers on our route.
My Love for Mountains….Trekking .....
Why is Valley of Flowers trek a perfect family holiday
rek to Valley of Flowers is a vibrant trek. A burst of myriad hues greets you at every step on the trail. It is also a world heritage site declared by UNESCO. Here’re a few points, why we think it makes a perfect family holiday. Bonding in a vibrant valley: Imagine being the midst of some of the most beautiful flowers in the Himalayas. Rather, a valley that’s carpeted with a mélange of every colour that you can think of. And imagine being there with your loved ones. Memories to be cherished fo .....
Why is Roopkund trek recommended for Corporate Personnel?
Roopkund trek is perfect for you to dive into adventure while you soak in the beautiful sights around. The whole trail offers beautiful views that soothe your eyes. The sceneries effortlessly divert your mind off your office work and let you live in the moment.
1- De-stresser: Life in corporate world is quite stressful. A break from the stress proves to be a perfect way to refresh. And what better way to refresh than get lost in the hills!
2- Hooked to facing challenges?: A trek is a blend o .....
8 Reasons why your teenage kid will love Har ki Doon
Having a difficult time convincing your teenage kid to try trekking? Worry not, here’re a few points why your overenthusiastic son/daughter will love being in the hills.
1- Har ki Doon Valley also known as Valley of Gods, is a U-shaped beautiful valley of western Himalaya, which lies in the middle of Fateh Parbat. If teenagers and school children are looking for an adventure activity like trekking in Uttarkhand, then Har ki Doon trek is a perfect thing to opt for. As it will introduce them to t .....
Why is Har Ki Doon Trek the perfect choice for a first-timer?
Situated at an altitude of 11667 ft, Har Ki Doon is one of the easiest treks of the Garhwal region. The altitude, as compared to other peaks, is not very much. And this is the main reason for first-timers to join the trek. It encompasses all the pristine beauty of Himalayan region and does not require prior experience of trekking. A few other treks provide a beautiful view of glaciers at such a low altitude. The whole route is well defined with a number of wooden and cemented bridges that fac .....
Why is world tour incomplete without a Himalaya trek ?
Himalayan treks are a must while you plan for your world tour. It gives you an opportunity to explore the highest mountain ranges of the world, from where you can almost touch the sky. The mighty Himalayas has over 20 highest mountain peaks of the world which includes the top 5 mountains Mt. Everest, K2, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse I and Makalu I.
The great Himalayan Trail has a range of more than 4500 kms trek starting from Nanga Parbat, in Pakistan to Namche Barma, Tibet passing through India Nepa .....
Majesty Mountain - Nanda Devi East Base Camp
I had never thought of going on any trek and write down my own experiences in diary. But I want to share my experiences with my friends and known relatives. I really enjoyed the ossum view of real beauty of scenery. Well I dreamt of going on any trek and want to get pleasure from lovely moments. Then I just registered with Trek the Himalayas and went with their group for trekking.
I always wanted to explore the scenic view of Himalayan ranges as I am a big voyage lover. The Trek to Nanda Devi E .....
Walking on Frozen River, Chadar Trek
The region that I am going to talk about and is known to the globe as Zanskar is located towards the south-east of Leh and is enclosed by the Himalayan, Zanskar ranges and mountains that border Zanskar and Kashmir valley. A brief proem as to how this trek became a reality- chadar trek rested in my radar range since last year but calculating the expenses and days off required, it always got postponed. But as my luck turned out, with a plentiful of time on my part to spare and good fortune minglin .....
Tranquility and placidity at Kuari Pass
ith ever changing of Clouds, meadows, snows, stars (at night)...Life at mountains will always be changing...but Beauty of mountains never get reduced...It is always at its best People ask me and probably to all trekkers... "Why you have to pay the money to sweat it out at mountain"... I think The best way to answer this... is to ask the people to experience it...It is difficult to explain ... it has to be experienced Our journey started from Haridwar and we all boarded Tempo traveller to start t .....
Snow leopard Valley- Markha Valley trek
Life is all about experiencing new ideas and adding grace and charm. For this you need to explore new things from time to time. The real panorama of beauty is what I seen while trekking. I just wanted to share my views so that you also get the feel of exploring the nature beauty via trekking. Trek the Himalayas, the magnificent leader in trekking field are having the most supportive team. I just wanted to see the fabulous view of Great Himalayan region and Ladakh peaks. Trekking along the Markha .....
Charismatic Kashmir- Kashmir Great Lake Trekking
Kashmir is a place which does not need to be obliged by any kind of an introductory treatise. So let us jump directly to the main point. The Kashmir Great Lakes!
Anyone who is fond of the marine life or has the watery element in it or likes to sit beside a water body and flicker in his or her thought or even if one does not belong to any of the above kinds, nonetheless I can assure you with full confidence that this is one journey and the only journey for a lifetime. It is one of the many rea .....
Mount Shitidhar: Winter Expedition 2013
Picture: View of Solang Valley from camp Bakkarthatch
This year, Trek The Himalayas decided to start the New Year by attempting a challenging task, that is, to climb Mount Shitidhar (17,100 feet) located in the Dhaula Dhar Range of Himachal Pradesh.
Mount Shitidhar is basically a trekking peak and thus needs no clearance from the Indian Mountaineering Federation (IMF) to climb it. However in the winter, the peaks demands technical skills of climbing from the climber in order to manipulate .....
Roopkund Trek "Caught In The Weather Web"
A beautiful passage through oak trees, sprawling lush green meadows, a turquoise pool surrounded by a circle of silvery snow, a majestic backdrop of snow-clad Himalayan peaks, the pictures of Roopkund presented a mesmerizing view. Situated at 4756 M (15,696 feet) in the lap of unbridled nature in Kumaon region, Uttrakhand, it formed a perfect trek destination.
A seven day trip organized by "Trek The Himalayas" agency to this heavenly beauty seemed quite promising. Thrilled I boarded a bus o .....
Idyllic Kashmir Great Lakes Trek
It was that time of the year, when the mountains call and my heart starts throbbing, anxious to meet an old lover. After a delayed flight, I arrived in Srinagar in the late afternoon. Slowly my friends some old, some going to be new started arriving. Amidst, warm hugs and cordial hellos we all met old and new. Our driver, a young hot blooded Kashmir youth was supposed to drive us to Sonmarg.
By the time we reached our destination, it was pitch dark and our adventure began. The magic which would .....
Why Trekking With Professional Company
ince the first successful ascent of Mount Everest, 60 years ago the Himalayas have become far more accessible to Trekkers and Climbers. Hindu scriptures say that in a hundred ages you can not do justice to the Himalayas. So where do mere mortals start ? Knowing where to go in an area of 10 times the size of France is no easy task. The Himalayas are vast. The question that normally arises is how to select a trekking company. Obviously everyone looks for a professional trekking company. From my p .....