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 21years 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.