Mountain Experience Pvt. Ltd. Trekking and Expedition was founded with a vision to provide our clients with a unique travel experience that brings enjoyment and creates an understanding of local cultures.
We offer cultural journeys on foot. Walking is the best way to explore a country, and combined with a high standard of comfort and with experienced, well-informed guides, will ensure that each one of you enjoys an outstanding experience that will be fondly remembered for many years.
At Mountain Experience we plan our trips with you in mind so that you can experience the scenic sights and local cultures at a leisurely pace. Our itineraries are well-structured and offer flexibility, fun and education. Our Sherpa staff are among the most experienced ones in the business, with invaluable background knowledge, and our equipment is first class – we use Hyperspace tents and comfortable mattresses and we provide folding chairs, tables, communal dining tent, toilet and kitchen facilities. Our hard working, cheerful cooks conjure up amazing dishes whilst on the move and are always attentive to hygiene so that you remain healthy and active during your journey.
Tamding Sherpa, aged 39, began his career as a guide in the trekking business at the age of 17. He has lead treks in most areas of Nepal and Tibet, leading numerous people from all over the world. He has also climbed many trekking peaks in Nepal with various groups from other countries and has also joined expeditions up to 8,100m. He has vast experience in trekking, management and is currently Executive Director for Mountain Experience (P) Ltd., a well-known agency with a good reputation in the trekking and expedition business.
Russell Brice has been leading expeditions to the Himalayas since 1974 and now has a regular team of Sherpas who are the most respected in Nepal.
Russell has led clients to the summit of Everest, Manaslu, Cho Oyo (8,201m), Himal Chuli (7,540m), Shishapangma (8,046m), Ama Dablam (6,856m).
Individually, he has the world record for the fastest single solo ascent without oxygen of both Cho Oyo and of Ama Dablam, and in 1988 became the first climber to cross the infamous Pinnacles of the NE ridge of Everest with Harry Taylor.
Russell is now widely reputed as one of the most professional leaders of all guided expeditions to the Himalayas.
Russell is a member of the British Mountain Guides Association and Syndicat National des Guides de Montagne. He is also a co-founding Director of Friends of Humanity - a non-profit organisation dedicated to helping disadvantaged peoples in various parts of the world, and is a Patron of Smile High- a charity with the vision of providing much needed dental services in remote areas of Nepal.