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Sunday, 05 February 2017

A Brief History of Trekking in Nepal

In 1965, trekking was introduced in Nepal for the very first time by Colonel Jimmy Roberts. Lieutenant Colonel James Owen Merion Roberts (1916–1997) was one of the greatest and most prolific explorer of mountains of the twentieth century; a highly decorated British Army officer who achieved fame as “The Father of Trekking” in Nepal. His…

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