07

Mar
2012
Flora and fauna of Uttarakhand
Posted by: adminwebnoo /3421
By Team Renok The Garhwal  Himalayas were considered by the British to be the most spectacular part of the Himalayas. This was in part because Nepal was closed to foreigners but it is hard to deny the beauty of this part of the Western Himalayas. Nanda Devi in Uttarakhand owing to its geography was considered […]
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06

Mar
2012
How to Dress in Layers for Upcoming Treks
Posted by: jai /2513
By Team Renok Layering is the tried and tested method used by Mountaineers for a long time. The beauty of this simple concept is that it allows you to make quick adjustments based on your activity level and changes in the weather. We can divide our clothing into broadly three layers for your upcoming treks. 1. […]
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01

Mar
2012
A Short History Of Trekking In The Indian Himalayas
Posted by: adminwebnoo /2050
HISTORY OF TREKKING IN THE INDIAN HIMALAYAS DURING THE BRITISH RAJ While armies,traders and pilgrims had for many centuries explored the Himalayas, organised trekking was closely associated with the pursuit of hunting for game that gained popularity in India in the later part of the 19th century. Maharajas along with their hunting parties used to […]
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28

Feb
2012
Tips For High Altitude Trekking
Posted by: adminwebnoo /2514
Drink a lot of water: The best way to combat altitude sickness during high altitude trekking is to consume a lot of fluids(the right kind!!). At altitude due to the dry air your body loses more water then in similar conditions in the plains. So always keep a bottle by your side and drink water […]
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