Despite the high altitude and negative temperatures, it is possible to trek in the Himalayas in winter. In fact, trekkers look forward to walking for miles on fresh snow and getting into snow fights with each other. Campsites often look as if they’re right out of a fairytale. All you need to enjoy a winter trek is a little preparation and smart packing.

Take this quiz to see how much you much you know about trekking in the winter.

Difficulty level: Easy

The winner for this week’s crossword will be chosen at random out of all those who solve this correctly.

We’re giving away a custom-made full-brimmed trekking hat to the winner!

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Here is the solution to last week’s crossword (How well do you know the Meadows of Himalayas?) –

The winner for last week’s crossword is Anupam Chakravarti, who took all of 3 minutes and 16 seconds to solve it. Congratulations!!

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