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Plan to Hike in Himachal Pradesh during the monsoon season?

If you have the below mentioned questions – Then you are in the right place. Where can I find good hiking gear in Mumbai/Delhi? What equipment should I carry for a 2-3 week hiking trip? To begin with you need to make a choice either travel Heavy carrying all the equipment in the world Or carrying the bare essential which would make it easy to trek but at the cost of comfort, well of course the right choice is to maintain a balance between both ;) I have listed few items that would be required based on what kind of trek you plan. Main factors would be if you are planning a complete outdoor trip or you prefer hotel/lodge accommodation. 1) Waterproof backpack : There are lots of options available with prices varying from 3k – 10k+ Based on the duration of your trek you may need to consider the size of your backpack i.e. 45 liter, 55 liter, 60 liter or 70 liter. Listed below are some of the best Rucksacks and Backpacks and some of their features along with their s