Our Committe Members
Karna Bahadur Lama-Immediate Past President
Karna Bdr. Lama is managing director of Himalayan Yetiland Treks & expeditions. Born in 2027bs in Timal area of Kavre district, lama is with Nepal tourism industry since past two decades and is well known personality.He is known in the industry as an honest and hard working tourism entrepreneur. He has already served as the secretary and executive member of Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN). Similarly, he has also performed responsibility as the member of District Development Committee, Kavre. Lama is also the president of Nepal Canyoning Association.
Rajendra bahadur lama-president
Rajendra Lama, the founder and director of Friends Adventure Team Pvt. Ltd. Has grasped an experience of 15+ years in organising and managing trekking, expedition and cultural tours in Nepal and Tibet, for national and international tourists of all occupational background. A proud winner of Wildlife Conservation Nepal (WCN) 6th Nature and Wildlife Photography Competition 2010, he was also awarded by Nepal Canyonning Association (NCA) for initiating to send his canyonning team to rescue and save the life of a 2.5 years old girl child, Aradhna Pradhan, who slipped into 70 meter deep narrow gorge of Seti River in Pokhara on 25th June 2008. He actively participated in International Canyoneering Rendezvous (ICR), USA- 2007 and Export Marketing and Management (EXPRO Tourism) Training held in Netherlands. A travel and photography fanatic, Mr. Lama has been actively participating in social services of the needy people in Nepal, specially the victims of devastating earthquake of 2015.
Kishor comes from the beautiful Kathmandu valley and is the owner of Chango the Canyoning Company. Kishor has diverse skills ranging from mountain climbing, trekking, mountain biking, just to name the few, and is one of the best canyon guides in Nepal. As a vice president at NCA, Kishor looks further devoting his time to systemize the canyoning adventure operation in Nepal.
Devendra Babu Tiwari-General Secretary
Born & raised in a beautiful historic Lamjung district, Devendra then moved to the UK for his higher studies. He has a huge interest in building construction, nature, adventure & travelling. After spending one third of his life in the UK, he returned to his village and started building Mango Tree Adventure Centre to promote rural ecotourism, running canyoning training & courses as well as other soft adventures too. As a General Secretary at NCA, Devendra thrives in bringing new ideas and is the driving force behind the organisation.
Rajesh Lama Tamang-Secretary
Since NCA establishment, Rajesh has been actively involving in all the NCA activities. He has undergone many basic & advance Canyoning trainings in Nepal, Spain, France and has also become part of all canyoning sites exploration team. His skills, technical expertise, hard work & dedication has made him one of the best canyoning instructor of Nepal. Coming from Tamang community of Kavre district, he started doing trekking from early age and gradually became trekking guide & climbing Sherpa. He is one of the backbone to promote & visualize the Canyoning tourism of Nepal.
Kshetra Bahadur Basnet-Treasurer
He comes from Sindhupalchok a district bordered with Tibet China. He has completed master degree in Nepal History Culture and Archaeology . He has immense interest of Nepalese Tourism and currently doing research on sustainable eco cultural and alternative tourism of Nepal. He has been guiding tourist professionally in an advance of fluency of Chinese language as cultural guide. He is committed executive member to promote safe canyoning through NCA .
Raju Lama-Executive member
He was born in village of Kavre district. His interest for travelling & family business at Ramdung Expedition puts him further to make tourism as a work, hobby & study. He holds Master in Travel & Tourism Management (MTTM), Nepal government authorized tour guide and fluent in Spanish language. For welfare and promotion of Canyoning adventure, he joined executive team & has been actively involving in decision making, planning & promoting NCA.
Anu Shrestha-EXECUTIVE MEMBER
Santosh Bahadur Magar-EXECUTIVE MEMBER
Dabindra Tamang-EXECUTIVE MEMBER
Born in Kavrepalanchowk district, Dabindra Tamang (nickname : Dabi) is professional trekking, climbing, caving and Canyoning guide. He has been trained in Nepal and France and had played vital role in developing canyoning adventure in Nepal. Yong and energetic Dabi is skill full on exploring cave, canyoning sites and climbing peaks in Nepal.
Govinda Gurung-EXECUTIVE MEMBER
Govinda Gurung come from historical Lamjung district. Pursuing Master degree in Arts (Rural Development), he started career in tourism at early age. He is a local tour guide of Lamjung and actively involving in promoting eco-adventure tourism there. He joined NCA executive team as striving to use his youth spirit on promoting canyoning tourism in Nepal.
Dawa Tamang-Office Incharge
Dawa came from Kavre adjoining district to Kathmandu. Studying Bachelor in Management, he joined NCA as a office incharge, and is responsible to keep on update of all administrative section of NCA.Further looking to make his career in tourism sector being active everytime.