Pawan Thakur (Senior mountaineering Instructor)
Pawan thakur is a talented and dedicated climber and athlete. While these skills and attributes are necessary to be a good guide, it is Pawan’s positive attitude, contagious excitement, clear teaching ability, sense of humor and physical strength that makes him so popular Instructor. He has been guiding on Himalaya since 2006 and has climbs in many other regions within the Himalaya Range. AT Himalaya Destination he teaches courses, guides custom expeditions, hikes and leads Himalaya expeditions. He continually heads into the “range” whenever he has time off, .
► Basic Mountaineering Course (July 2009) R.K- Adjudged as “Best trainee of the course”.
► Advance Mountaineering Course (Sempt. 2009) R.K-Adjudged as “Best trainee of the course”.
► Method of Instruction Course (Oct.2009) R.K- Adjudged as “Best trainee of the Course”.
► Intermediate ski course February 2014
► Basic Ski Course (Feb.2011) Certificate of Merit- H.P.U. youth festival in Mime
► Working as a Mountaineering Instructor at Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute Of Mountaineering and Allied Sports Manali last Five years.
► Working as a Climbing Instructor or Trekking guide For different Private Expedition.
► Working as a Technical member for Geological survey department of india. In different glacier of Himalays Climbing Experience.
► Climbed Highest peak of H.P., Mt. Reo Purgial (6816mt.) up to 6470mt.
► Climbed Mt. Gorichen (6488mt.) at Arunchal Pardesh as Technical Advisor with71 Infantry Division of Indian Army.
► Climbed Mt. Deo tibba peak (6001mt.)
► Climbed Friendship peak Seven Times (17353ft.)
► Climbed Shetidhar Four Times (17200ft.)
► Rescue Experience1. Member of Ground Rescue team to retrieve the dead body of Japanese at Mt. Shetidhar(17200ft.)2. Retrieve the Three dead bodies of a British Expedition at Sheti Dhar Peak Oct. 20133. Member of Ground Rescue team to retrieve the dead bodies of A.P. Students Collapsed at Beas River Near Kullu.
► My Personal strength is my strong will power, Determination above my Work & honest to my duties.