Sudhir Kumar Mehta

Experience in the field of Mountaineering

  • High Altitude trekking cum leadership course @ WHMI, Manali
  • Basic course at HMI-Darjeeling with ‘A’ Grade
  • Advance course at HMI-Darjeeling with ‘A’ Grade.
  • Leader of 1 state and 3 national level Himalyan climbs to Mt.Kolhoi (17,896′), Mt.Menthosa (21,140′), Mt.Kedar Dome (22,410′), and Mt.Kalanag (20,956′)
  • Liaison Officer for 2 international Himalayan climbs viz., Mt.Bhagirathi-1 (22,624′) with the Japanese & Mt.Kangiyasay (21,300′) with the Scottish
  • Camp leader for 4 Himalayan trails (YHAI)

Highlights/Other achievements

  • 1st Indian to climb Mt.Bhagirathi-1
  • Recipient of Karnataka State Sports award in 1980