Company director IFMGA/NNMGA Certified Mountain Guide (Instructor) Tshering Pande Bhote have been already an accomplished Himalaya guides, having guided clients six times to the top of Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha), before making several trips to New Zealand and France to become one of the first Nepalese to gain the international IFMGA/NNMGA certified mountain guide (Instructor) qualification. In the process he excelled in all areas of technical climbing, putting up a new route on the south face of Mt Cook, making the first ascent ( in winter) of the east face headwall of Haidinger, and soloing the classic steep south face of Douglas Peak (also in winter). We have qualifications from the NMA, NMIA, NNMGA, KEEP, NTB, HRA, TAAN, ECO-HIMAL, NZMGA, PZS, BMC, NATHM, RONAST, CNR, ENSA and IFMGA.
Tshering Pande Bhote has been climbing since 1996, starting on the 8000m mountains in the Himalaya. He is one of the few IFMGA/NNMGA certified mountain guides (Instructor) from south Asia, gaining his qualification from the New Zealand Mountain Guides Association (NZMGA) & Nepal National Mountain Guide Association (NNMGA). He has successfully guided on Mt Everest on multiple occasions, and other 8000m peaks such as Mt Cho-oyu (8,201m) (three times), Sisha Pangma (8,013m), Mt. Manaslu (8,163m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m), Mt. Lhotse (8,515m) and many more. Tshering Pande Bhote IFMGA/ NNMGA Certified Mountain Guide (Instructor) has strong international climbing experience and extensive knowledge of the logistics and planning and group dynamic that are so crucial to successful adventures in the Himalaya and around the world. He has been guiding and climbing experience in New Zealand, Norway, France, Scotland, Thailand, Bhutan, Pakistan, India and Tibet. He has diverse skills (being a technical radio expert and computer geek, a supreme technical alpine climber and phenomenal guide!) that give him what it takes to put together an experience that you will remember for the rest of your life.