Expeditions and Trekking in the Himalaya

Whether on a climbing expedition or a trekking adventure in the Himalaya, every mountain enthusiast should visit the Himalaya. With options for fit hikers and experienced mountaineers alike, the Himalaya has a lot to offer. The landscape and its people are inseparable and yet are often in stark contrast with one another. The Sherpa and Tibetan peoples have been living in the high mountains of the Himalaya for 50,000 years and have rich traditions entwined with their mountain surroundings. They are an incredibly warm and generous people, which can provide a wonderful respite from the high, cold environs of their surrounding peaks.

The scenic beauty of the Himalaya unfolds as climbers ascend further up its deep valley corridors to the higher elevations and their base camps. Legendary peaks come into view and then, days later, dominate your field of view, and perhaps plant the seeds of future adventures. Ama Dablam, Baruntse, Imja Tse, Lhotse, Chomolungma–their names are steeped in the rich tradition of mountaineering and to see them, let alone attempt to climb on their flanks, should be on every adventure tourist and climber’s bucket list.

Mountain Trip brings our high level of personal service and commitment to developing and maintaining relationships to our Himalayan expeditions. Our lead guide for the Himalayan program is Scott Woolums who has worked for Mountain Trip since 1991. He has stood on the summit of Everest seven times and has decades of experience and connections in the Himalaya. His expertise and Mountain Trip’s personal touch enable us to provide you with the experience of a lifetime.

Mountain Trip offers expeditions to Mount Everest, and Cho Oyu for the experienced mountaineer, as well as climbs to Island Peak for those looking to get a bit more experience at a 6000 meter mountain.  We also offer trekking trips that are open to any fit hiker looking to experience the mighty Himalayan range and the culture and beauty of Nepal. Please visit any of our Himalayan climbing trips at the links to the right.


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