Habib is an experienced Expedition Leader, Mountain Guide, and a Trekking Guide. Originally and based in Sonamarg. He is the most senior member of our team. Habib spends his life crisscrossing the Vale of Kashmir leading teams in the most remote and far-flung regions. Habib has climbed, trekked, and traveled on all sub-valleys of Kashmir. His highlights include leading the first traverse trek from Sind through Lidder into Warwan Valley.
Liyakat is our main trek guide of Kashmir Valley. He is skilled at conveying the message and making sure that you not only get the lesson but that you also retain the information. Liyakat does his best to make sure that every trekker that comes through us, leaves with a mountain of knowledge.
Mustafa is our resident clown from Gurez. No matter how tough the situation he will always bring a light-hearted approach to the outdoors and always prepared to overcome the demanding situations. He will never let you down even when the temperatures are below freezing he will have a smile on his face.
As a member of the Kashmir Treks team, Shakeel ensures our team expeditions and treks run smoothly. With a background in environmental science, he’s always had a passion for wild landscapes and mountains. Shakeel keeps track of every expedition and liaises with the local administration.
Rigzin is our senior outdoors-man. Hails from Nubra Ladakh, he has spent most of his life outdoors and has found himself in almost every possible situation. He has taught himself how to survive off the land, high altitudes, and has been the basis of some survival movies.
Ali has been leading Kashmir Treks expeditions for years. He works as a full-time climbing instructor and leader in Kashmir and holds the Winter Mountain Leader Award. His work and personal expeditions have taken him to every corner of the Himalayas. When not leading expeditions or instructing he is planning his climbing trips.
Years of experience