The first High Mountain Rescue Training was organized from 26 February to 18 March 2006 in Langtang. This training was conducted by Nepal Mountaineering Instructors’ Association, in cooperation with the French Embassy in Nepal, Nepal Mountaineering Association, Yves Pollet-Villard Foundation of France, the French Gendarmerie Rescue Team (CNISAG), IFREMONT (France) and Nepal National Mountaineering Guide Association.
A rescue operation was carried out for the search of the Kang Guru Himal Expedition team. A team of 18 persons, including 7 French climbers, were missing from the Base Camp of Kang Guru Himal in the Annapurna Region (...)
After the series of tragedies which felt upon the French Himalayan climbers during Fall 2005