Expansion set up Kathmandu Adventure Treks in 2004, after working as a freelance guide for six years. He spent several months in New Zealand in 2001 and 2004 to study outdoor adventure tourism, including 5 months with the Outdoor Pursuits Centre in NZ's Central North Island.
Expansion has guided in Annapurna Conservation Area more than 20 times, and also guided extensively in other national parks including many trips to Everest Base Camp.
He is a leading figure in the Nepal tourism industry and safely arranges treks for approximately 150 people per year. He is married to Chandika and the couple have two young daughters. In the months after the April 2015 earthquake he worked with his team to deliver truckloads of emergency aid to several affected communities.
Bechan has 19 years' experience as a trekking guide. Like all Kathmandu Adventure Treks guides, he hold a Nepal Government guide license.
He has guided many high pass treks in remote areas, and safety guided trekkers to Annapurna, Everest Base Camp and Langtang dozens of times. He is married to Rajani and the couple have one daughter.
Naresh has worked as a guide for Kathmandu Adventure Treks for six years. When not guiding, he is completing a university degree in Management Studies.
Naresh is married to Urbashi and the couple have two young sons.
Trekking Guide and Cook
Man has been with Kathmandu Adventure Treks since the company was set up in 2004. Apart from being a guide, Man is an excellent cook.
He is married and the couple have a son and a daughter. Man's son has recently completed his trekking guide training - following his father's footsteps.