Himalayan Hikers Team
NAMASTE & WARM GREETINGS !
Nima started his career as a trek leader since 1994. He is compassionate and considerate. His experience in the trekking field is more than 20 years. He has also been an instructor at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute. He was associated with Peregrine Adventure & Geckos, Australia as the Operations Manager for the past 3 years in Nepal. Prior to this, he has been leading treks and has bagged numerous Best Trek Leader awards. He has joined the Himalayan Hikers Expedition team as the Operations Director making all our trips run smooth, absolutely a hassle free holiday.
Naresh Kr Rai
Naresh started his profession in tours and trekking since 1994. His interest in this field and dedication towards the work has made him a true professional in this field. He has been leading trips for Peregrine Adventures ,Geckos Australia and Intrek for more than 20 odd years. He has led many treks ranging from easy to challenging ones and guided different types of groups from all around the world.He now holds the position as the Managing Director at Himalayan Hikers Expedition.
Lhakpa Tshering Sherpa
Lhakpa began climbing in the year 2000 and his desire to scale the mountains began since then. He was associated with Peregrine Adventures, Australia as a senior experienced climber and has also led many treks. He has successfully helped clients summit Island Peak, Mera Peak, Lobuche east, Himlung and Sarebung (all above 6000m) . He has 14 years of experience in trekking and climbing.Lhakpa has completed his mountaineering courses from Chamonix (France) . He is also associated with Himalayan Educatiion Charity Fund - HECF a non government organization) helping orphaned children get education and job opportunities.He truly is an enterprising person.
Deven started his career as a trek leader since 1998. His communication skills and his empathetic nature has helped him to create an experience for his clients, led groups in Bhutan and India too. He was associated with Peregrine Adventures and Geckos Australia for the past 16 years and has been leading groups comprising people from different parts of the world. He has led groups for Sawadee based out of Netherlands.He was also awarded with the Best Trek Leader award with Peregrine Adv. Australia.He has now joined our team of experts.
Subal is friendly and has a wide knowledge in the field of trekking as he has been working for more than 16 years. His sense of humour helps his clients to enjoy the trekking and he makes them feel that one visit to Nepal is not enough. He was associated with Peregrine Adventures and Geckos ,Australia for the past 16 years and has been leading mixed groups.Subal has guided groups in Bhutan and India too. He has now joined the Himalayan Hikers Expedition team.
Jangbu's passion for climbing has helped him to achieve many milestones. Jangbu has participated in numerous Himalayan expeditions and has successfully summited many peaks including Mount Everest, Island Peak, Mera Peak, Lobuche east, Ama Dablam in Nepal and Grand Teton, Mount Washington, Mount Aconcagua overseas.He recently summited Mt. Denali in Alaska. He has been an instructor with the Nepal Mountaineering Association and has also served as a member with the international staff of ice climbing instructors. He was honoured by the Nepalese Prime Minister for rescuing a young girl from Seti Gorge, Nepal. He has also received the Gecko's Adventure Tour Leader award based out of Australia and a key leader for Peregrine Australia.He has guided groups for the first ever Discovery wing suit jump of Everest 2014. He has now joined Himalayan Hikers Expeditions.
Pasang Rinji Sherpa
Trek & Climbing Leader
Pasang Rinji has an experience of 10 years and is very passionate about mountains and very committed to his work. Pasang is a very jovial person. He has worked for Peregrine Adventures and Geckos. He has successfully taken clients to the summits of Island Peak, Mera Peak, Saribung Peak, Lobuche east and guided groups to Everest Base Camp, Annapurnas and other different areas in Nepal.He has now joined the Himalayan Hikers Team.
Official Representative - Canada
Himalayan Hiker's has officially appointed Kalyan as our representative in Canada from January 2016.Kalyan has extensive experience in leading national and international nature tours,his love for traveling has enabled him to become an expert at helping other traveller s plan their own Packages. He helps customers create a specialized itinerary based on their specific interests and preferences in order to plan a vacation that will truly be a life time experience. Working in a relatively young geology of the Himalayan terrains on Nepal,Kalyan's career focused on low cost infrastructure development in these mountainous regions.He spent most of his time traveling on foot throughout the mountain regions of Nepal.Kalyan is an experienced international traveler who has led numerous environmental projects during the past 20 years throughout Nepal,Canada,Bhutan,India ,DPR Korea,East Timor and Vietnam. He now lives with his beautiful family in the lower mainland of Metro Vancouver,British Columbia.