High Altitude Avalanche Rescue And Ski-Mountaineering Training Khang-La, Manang

In September-2017, NFSS conducted its  15-days High Altitude Avalanche Rescue and Ski-Mountaineering Training for Nepali students, mountain and trekking guides in Khang-La, Manang.  The participants consisted of 7 Nepalese Students and 1 Malaysian student who received this training. Being the first of its kind, the training aimed at training the individual to prepare them as instructors. Especially by providing rescue training, NFSS is trying to promote Nepal as a safe destination for travel since the 2015 earthquake

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Ski For Nepal II, Annapurna Base Camp(ABC)

In February 2017, NFSS conducted its first 13-days ski, snowboard and rescue training for Nepali students, mountain and trekking guides in Annapurna Base Camp(ABC), Kaski.  The participants consisted of 25 Nepalese Students including girls who received ski & snowboarding training and avalanche rescue techniques. Being the first of its kind, the training aimed at training the individual to prepare them as instructors. Especially by providing rescue training, NFSS is trying to promote Nepal as a safe destination for travel...

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Kalinchowk Ski training, Dolakha

In January 2017  NFSS organized an event at Kalinchowk, Dolakha aiming locals of Dolakha to promote the ski and snowboarding in that area as well as a pre-event for an upcoming event at Annapurna Base Camp (ABC), Annapurna Conservation Area Project in February 2017. This event included more than 15 locals who were trained by the NFSS Students. This event was mainly focused on encouraging ski and snowboarding adventure sport as a winter sport in the snowfield area.

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1st Nepalese Ski Expedition in Mera Peak

In September 2016, NFSS conducted its first ski expedition of Mera peak. The expedition team included Nepali guides; Pasang Rinzee Sherpa (Dolakha), Ningma DorjeeTamang(Dolakha) and Pemba Sherpa (Solukhumbu);JuliusSeidenader (Germany) and Matthias Luerscher(Switzerland) as ski instructors. Before the ascent, skiers were trained in crevasse rescue technique, avalanche rescue training, and ski touring. The expedition was supported by the Government of Nepal ministry of culture, tourism and civil aviation Nepal Mountain Academy, and The Khumbu Climbing Centre (KCC). This ski expedition...

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Ski for Nepal I Gaurishankar Conservation Area Project (GCAP)

In February 2016, NFSS conducted its first 21-days ski, snowboard and rescue training for Nepali students, mountain and trekking guides in Naa Valley, Rolwaling, Dolakha. The participants consisted of, 11 tourism students, 4 mountain guides and 1 trekking guide, and 9 local people including girls who received ski & snowboarding training and avalanche rescue techniques. Being the first of its kind, the training aimed at training the individual to prepare them as instructors. Especially by providing rescue training, NFSS...

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7000m Ski Expeditions Nepal

Putha Hiunchuli Update: Stefan and Kusang Sherpa just summited Putha Hiunchuli 7242m and skied...

Kalinchowk Ski training, Dolakha

In January 2017  NFSS organized an event at Kalinchowk, Dolakha aiming locals of Dolakha...

The sport of skiing is growing in the massive Himalaya; this writer went there to investigate

The sport of skiing is growing in the massive Himalaya; this writer went there...

To develop Ski-Mountaineering in Nepal

we set a new milestone in Ski-Mountaineering in Nepal, as it showed the value...