Category Archives: trek

Maintaining backpack balance

Packing trekking bag

People are often careless with the balance of their backpacks. Being carefree should be a result of your preparation and not something that acts as a cause of trouble on your treks. While things like quality of straps and buckles, presence of an adequate frame, etc. can be controlled only when you buy your backpack, […]

Efficiently packing your trekking bag

The gravity of a well-packed rucksack cannot be ignored if you are planning to do a trek. Your trek can turn into a nightmare in no time due to the uncertain weather conditions on higher altitudes, well, in that case, a wisely crammed trekking bag can turn out to be your savior! We tend to […]

Kudremukh Trek – A short weekend trek near Bangalore

Kudremukh

Kudremukh – The Horse Face If you are bored with your monotonous work in the Tech-hub of India- Bangalore, then fret not, there is a beautiful trek nearby. Kudremukh trek, a short two days trek is a perfect getaway  and a chance to get greeted by unending green hills, thick forest covers and gurgling streams. […]

Kanamo Peak Trek – High altitude trek in Spiti Valley

Kanamo Peak

Kanamo Peak Trek – Trekking in Spiti Valley About Kanamo Peak Trek Going close to 6,000 m within 3-4 days with a decent acclimatization was something few people knew of. Several ascents of Kanamo in the last decade coupled with pics floating on social media have made it one of the most popular treks in […]

Tadiandamol trek – Trek to the highest peak in Coorg

Tadiandamol trek

About Tadiandamol Trek The highest peak in Coorg, the Tadiandamol Peak, is one of the best getaways from Bangalore and Mysore. Perfect for weekends, the trek to this peak shall keep you refreshed for a very long time. Take a break, pack your bags, and conquer one of the highest peaks of Karnataka. Difficulty- Easy […]

Staying Warm in Winters – Winter Layering tips to keep yourself warm during treks

snow trek tips

Winter Layering techniques to stay warm Ever wondered why we tend to become more like a couch-potato during winters? The reason is nothing but the comforting warmth of our blankets that insists us to hibernate! By doing this we end up reducing the resistance of our body to bear harsh weather conditions. Life is short […]

Kodachadri Trek

Kodachadri

About Kodachadri trek Karnataka is no less than a paradise for all the nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers. The Kodachadri trek leaves no stones upturned to make you lose yourself in its wilderness. The best part of this trek is that the weather is sound and the hike is enjoyable every next step. The complete […]

How to prepare for a snow trek

snow in Manali

Planning for a snow trek? Here are tips to keep you warm on a snow trek Trekking on a tranquil snowy landscape can never go wrong if have the right planning already done for you. Weather on the mountains is unpredictable which can undoubtedly make you regret the undone preparations of your trek. An enthralling […]

Kedarkantha trek Versus Brahmatal trek

snow in Manali

Which one to go for, Kedarkantha trek or Brahmatal trek? Every traveler’s to do list holds a desire to insight into a picturesque of surreal mountains rooting into the serene landscapes covered with a white expanse of snow, which is why Uttarakhand is a traveler’s delight! Both Kedarkantha and Brahmatal are famous winter treks in […]

A guide to application in mountaineering institutes in India – Xpedition Series

Applying for a mountaineering course in India Mountaineering is something which one can start believing in only after experiencing it. There are many institutes which offer courses in trekking and mountaineering and other adventure sports. Your entry into the world of mountaineering depends on the mountaineering courses you take along. Mountaineering institutes in India differ […]