Everest Summiteers Association
Tilganga, Gausala, Kathmandu
Representative in STN
Name: Mr. Wanghu Sherpa
Year of establishment: 2057 B.S
Number of Staff: 7
Short description or profile of the organization
Everest Summiteers Association was established for the welfare of mountaineers and for the conservation of mountains to prevent the pollution that is stealing the beauty of mountains. Its objective is to work in co-ordination with other tourism organizations and associations to achieve the sustainable development of tourism in Nepal.
Tourism policy development
Sustainable tourism development
Ongoing activities related to sustainable tourism
We have got the mission for NTY 2011 i.e. Save the Everest mission 2011 which is cleaning campaign at Mount Everest region.
Geographic areas located (DDC/VDC) of ongoing activities
Mainly in Everest Region i.e. from base camp to 6200m height and Dhaulagiri region.
Planned activities related to sustainable tourism
"Save the Everest Mission 2011"a very dynamic and huge cleaning campaign.
Dhaulagiri cleaning campaign
Distribution of identity card to summiteers from Nepal Government.
Past activities related to sustainable tourism
Successfully disposal of wrecks of helicopter at Gorshep.
2 times cleaning of Everest region
Participation in Cop-15, summiteers summit, Denmark
Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of past activities
Strength of the organization
Cooperation/ networking with other partners
Rural tourism development