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Jangbu Sherpa

Jangbu Sherpa

Guide: International, Washington, Alaska

Jangbu Sherpa has climbing in his blood. He has lived most of his life in Nepal surrounded by the majestic Himalayan Mountains. He has been guiding for 12 years, leading countless treks and climbing trips with Australian and European clients. Jangbu was fortunate enough to stand on the top of the world on the summit of Mt. Everest in 2011. He has also led two successful expeditions on Ama Dablam in 2009 & 2011. Jangbu came to the United States in 2012 and was certified as a Wilderness First Responder. At the beginning of 2013, he also finished his certification as an International Mountain Guide. Jangbu is very proud to have been a part of only the third class in Nepal to finish this rigorous program. He is also an experienced canyoneer and was part of an expedition that opened the highest canyoneering route in the world in Naar Phu, Nepal. When he is not in the mountains (which is always his first choice!), Jangbu enjoys trail running, gardening, and keeping in touch with his family and friends on Skype.

Significant Ascents

Mt Everest
Lhotse
Ama Dablam
Island Peak
Mera Peak
Lobuche East
Yala Peak
Yalung Ri
Denali
Mt Rainier
Mt Shuksan
Mt Baker
Mt Eldorado
Grand Teton
Mt Washington
Mt Aconcagua

Certifications

IFMGA Certified Guide
Wilderness First Responder/ CPR
Leave No Trace Trainer
Avalanche Level 2

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Could I take this opportunity to thank all at Alpine Ascents for a great Everest climb. Dave and Vern were fantastic throughout, I doubt there’s a better guiding duo and company on the planet. I shall certainly be climbing with Alpine Ascents for the foreseable future.

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