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Himalayan trek preparation OWLS

How to Prepare for a Himalayan Trek | OWLS

Trekking in the Himalayas offers unparalleled access to awe-inspiring landscapes, but without proper physical preparation, navigating the high-altitude treks can become exhausting. Getting fit for a Himalayan trek is crucial to enjoying the tranquil bliss of the breathtaking landscapes without any hindrance. A Himalayan trek is an amalgamation of traversing rugged terrain in addition to harsh...
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Stunning view from the peak of the Khopra Ridge Trek

How to Prepare for Winter Treks in the Himalayas

Trekking in the Himalayas is often full of doubts. Am I well prepared physically, have I packed the required clothes? Will it be comfortable to walk on difficult terrain? Will the cold be bearable? The list of questions about how to prepare for winter treks is never-ending.  Trekking in the Himalayas during the winter months...
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trekking essentials

What Trekking Essentials to Pack for Your First Himalayan Trek

Signed up for your first Himalayan Trek and now clueless about trekking essentials and things to pack? Many beginner trekkers are unaware of things to buy or carry on their first Himalayan trek. The information overload often confuses them and end up with expensive gear without understanding the requirements.  Here is the list of must-haves...
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The grand summit view on Kedarkantha Trek in winters

How to Stay Warm and Dry on a Trek?

Trekking in the outdoors is fun and fulfilling. Add the winter chill and the beauty of snow-capped mountains. Winter Trek can be a dreamy adventure in the wilderness. But if you are not well prepared for the mountains, the experience can turn unpleasant. When you are outdoors, two things to prioritize to enjoy to the...
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