Since becoming a trekking guide in 2003, he has lead treks extensively throughout Nepal, including the Langtang, Everest, Annapurna, Manaslu, Nar Phu, Upper Mustang, Dhaulagiri, Rara National Park, Humla, Upper Dolpo, and Lower Dolpo Regions. Interesting thing about Phijno is, In 2012 Phinjo trekked the Great Himalayan Trail across Nepal. He has also led climbs of Island and Mera peaks. As a trekking guide, Phinjo views his job as being an unofficial ambassador for the people and culture of the Himalayas. In his free time, Phinjo trains and helps locals of the Himalayan region to become assistant guides and porters.
What does Phijo love doing when he is not working?
He loves making friends and working for charity program. he also likes to go out and socialize in the club, party, open concert and social gatherings. He loves football & volleyball. At the end of his treks Phinjo likes to collect unneeded gear to distribute to the locals.
What does Phinjo say about his experience at Nepalgram?
“I’ve always been interested with the mountains and culture of the country; however, I didn’t have much experience with mountain climbing, which I always loved as a Sherpa Kid. Since I started at Nepalgram, I’ve learned a lot of new things I most likely would never have on my own and I keep learning new things every day!”