0715 hours, 3 January, 2018, Vashist, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, India: We arrived in Vashisht just before day break, after an overnight drive on a full moon night. So it was dark but […]
This week, The Mountain Walker begins a new series on the aspirations, thoughts, learnings, and the world view of youngsters from the Himalayan states of India. Over the last few years, scores […]
Furious streams, nerve wracking boulder-bridge crossings, serene meadows, rock climbing in the company of lofty snow-clad mountains, and life! Human Resources professional, Isha Ray Samajpati, discovers the real-life colours of her childhood paintings on her maiden Pin Parvati Trek.
10 years, 2000 articles, 8 Lakh visitors, 1 State, 1 Blogger – Shital Pradhan’s ‘Proud To Be Sikkimese’
The beauty of this world lies in the singular stories, the little dreams, the baby steps that individuals take to make a difference to the world that they live in. And a […]
Delhi-based Software Testing professional and first-time high altitude trekker to the Himalayas, Sonam Samajpati undertook the Pin Parvati Trek in Himachal Pradesh with The Mountain Walker in September 2017. Scared, tired, fearful, unable to go on, elated, exhilarated, tired … this is her story of self-discovery beyond the myth of her self-image, as she faced the ultimate test of her life thus far.