The call of the mountains

As the climbing season picked up again this year after two years of hiatus, it brought some respite to workers whose lives depend on mountain tourism. Mountain tourism is a source of income for thousands in Nepal. Besides those working as climbing guides, there are also those involved in a number of other activities related to climbing and trekking. Some risk their own lives in order to make sure the others can return alive from the high-altitudes. Others make sure the climbers receive enough nutrition to keep going. The call of the mountains
Prateebha Tuladhar
Published at : June 18, 2016
Updated at : June 25, 2016 00:00

Prateebha Tuladhar

Tuladhar has worked as a journalist for over a decade, with affiliations to Kantipur TV and German Press Agency.