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Treks From Sankri

Sankri is one of the quaint natives of Uttarakhand. The hamlet serves as the base camp for multiple Himalayan treks in Uttarakhand. Treks from Sankri are one of its kind to explore the Uttarakhand's wildlife and terrain.

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Har Ki Dun Trek: Ticking Off My Bucket List

Traveling is an art of storing every beautiful memory in your heart and mind. For me, Har Ki Dun trek is not just a memory but an experience of a lifetime – A much-needed detox from everyday life in the company of lush green scenery and hills. Before beginning to narrate my experience, I would like to thank Himalaya Shelter and Woovly for leaving no stone unturned to make it a memorable trek for me.

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Auli – Not just a Ski Destination

Auli is located at a mere distance of 16 kilometers from Joshimath, in the Chamoli district of Uttrakhand, whereas Joshimath is located in the midway to one of the most pristine and religious destinations of the country. Hemkund Sahib and Badrinath Dham are two of the popular ones.

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Essential Clothing for Himalayan Winter Treks in India

The winter trekking clothes are divided into four main layers. However, as it may deem fit a trekker can essentially layer up to feel warm and cosy. The trekkers need to arguably wear all these four layers once you arrive at a campsite.

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First Himalayan Trek to Har Ki Dun

I am an avid trekker of the Sahyadris, but had long yearned to trek in the Himalayas as well. Freed from corporate constraints while between jobs, this calling was finally answered. You could melodramatically say that the Gods themselves beckoned me to their abode – Har Ki Dun – the valley of Gods.

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Pushtara Trek: An Escape to A Dreamscape

Pushtara meadows become the abode of little wild flowers in September. The most suitable time for this trek is from the end of May to June, and from the end of August to October. You can take up this trek at other times of the year if the weather condition is right.

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Stairway to Heaven – Dayara Bugyal

A bugyal means an alpine meadow, but it is not just any meadow, but a meadow in the state of Uttarakhand specifically...

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Har Ki Dun – Hanging Valley of Gods

Har Ki Dun is located at an elevated height of 3556 meters, based on the base of the mighty Fateh Parvat.It is also also known as the Hanging Valley of Gods. ...

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What Makes Mussoorie The Queen Of Hills?

Amongst so many hills stations of India, Mussoorie is rated as one of the busiest tourist destinations. Well, if you read about Mussoorie and do not give a visit, it would be a huge shame. Even if it stays busy in the season period, nature and its aura say millions of expressions,...

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Top 5 Best Winter Treks in Uttarakhand By Himalaya Shelter

Winter trekking in the Himalayas is worth a try if you have never done it. The fresh snow, the enormous white meadows, dried maple, pine and oak leaves, and intense weather are unforgettable memories of winter treks in India...

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Preparing for Himalayan Winter treks—9 Pre-requisites

How to prepare for the winter treks? It is very similar to summer treks but the only difference is that it needs additional gear to protect us from harsh cold weather..

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Nag Tibba- 2-3 days trek in Himalayas

I would like to share our trek experience to the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib which we visited recently in the month of August 2019..

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A Splendid trek To Valley Of Flowers And Hemkund Sahib

I would like to share our trek experience to the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib which we visited recently in the month of August 2019..

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Kedarkantha trek – Winter’s delightful peak for the Beginners

Kedarkantha trek is one of the remarkable peaks of Western Himalayas in Uttarakhand...

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Trek to Satopanth Tal: A high altitude alpine lake

Amidst the snow clad mountains and sun kissed meadows, Satopanth Tal, located at 4,400 metres above the sea level, requires 6 nights and 7 days in hand..

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Chopta-Chandrashila - A Journey to the Moon and Back

If you are like me who loves spending time in the Lap of nature, then the trek from Deoriatal to Chopta is going to be rather memorable..

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Deorital - The Calm within

I rose up before the Sun that morning. It must have been the excitement of the journey I was about to embark through the breath-taking....

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Har Ki Dun- A Summer Experience

A story of the vivid experiences during the summer trek to Har Ki Dun....

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Nag Tibba Trek - My first solo trip!

From barren landscape with green lush mountains, I witnessed a kind of beauty and delight that I had not seen before....

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Har Ki Dun- Valley of Gods

There are places to go and Mountains to Conquer. But when I am in the Valley of Gods I hear the Dhun (Melody), that makes my heart sing along. It's the song of victory over ones own limitations....

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Kedarkantha- A Melody of Shiva

The literal meaning of the word Kedarkantha is “Shiva’s Throat”...

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The Serpents Abode

The region remains rather undiscovered despite its proximity to major towns, such as Dehradun and writer’s capital, the queen of the hills, Mussoorie.To add to its perks are ...

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Bali Pass- A Visual Journey

The legend has it, as per the epic Mahabharata, that the Five Pandava brothers-kings, after having successfully defeated the Kaurava’s in a great war that lasted for 40 days, made an attempt to ascend to Heaven from the mighty Swargarohini peak...

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