The Team

Neil Bhuta

Neil Bhuta

Trek Leader
A crackerjack mountaineer, skilled and qualified trek leader in the Himalyas and the Sahyadris. Scaled 7000m × 4 peaks. Working in the himalayas since the past 4 years and owner of Alpine Climbers.
Rahul Mistry

Rahul Mistry

Photographer and Trek Leader
Rahul is a designer/photographer by profession based in Mumbai. He is a professional skier trained at IISM, Gulmarg and a mountaineer trained at HMI, Darjeeling. He has recently been to an Everest Expedition to shoot a documentary film, his travel and love for outdoors is never ending.
Manasi Kedar

Manasi Kedar

Operations Head
Since last 7-8 years exploring in Sahyadri. And from leading some treks. IATA qualified. A moody writer. "Traveling - It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller."
Sagar Zine

Sagar Zine

Trek Leader
An analyst during the week and trek leader by the weekend. Trekking and conquering the sahyadri peaks since the past 4 years. Famously known as the Czar of Kalsubai Shikhar. He's one of the most efficacious, good humored & natured trek leader.

Meet Our Diverse Team of Trailblazers: Where Passion Meets Profession at Treks and Trails

At Treks and Trails, our journey is guided by a dynamic team of individuals who bring a rich tapestry of skills, experiences, and passions to the world of outdoor exploration. From seasoned mountaineers and architects to dedicated doctors, government servants, artists, musicians, and singers, our team is a mosaic of diverse talents, all bound together by a shared love for adventure and the great outdoors.

Diversity in Professions:

  1. Mountainers: Our team includes experienced mountainers who have conquered some of the most challenging peaks worldwide. Their expertise and love for the mountains infuse every trek with a sense of awe and respect for the natural world.

  2. Architects: The architects in our team bring a unique perspective to the table, merging their design sensibilities with a passion for exploration. Their eye for detail and appreciation for aesthetics add an extra layer of richness to our trek experiences.

  3. Doctors: Safety is our top priority, and our team includes qualified medical professionals who ensure the well-being of our participants. Trained in first aid, they bring a reassuring presence to every trek, ready to handle any medical situation with competence and care.

  4. Government Servants: Dedication and discipline characterize our government servant team members. Their commitment to public service extends to the way they lead and guide treks, instilling a strong sense of responsibility and order.

  5. Artists: Imagination knows no bounds, and our team of artists infuse creativity into every adventure. Whether it's capturing breathtaking landscapes on canvas or incorporating artistic elements into team-building activities, their talents add a touch of magic to our journeys.

  6. Musicians and Singers: The power of music transcends boundaries, and our musicians and singers bring harmony to the mountains. Campfire nights resonate with melodies, creating an atmosphere of camaraderie and shared joy.

Expertise and Training:

At Treks and Trails, our team is not just passionate; they are also highly trained professionals committed to ensuring the safety and enjoyment of every participant. Each team member follows our Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for event management, guaranteeing a seamless and secure trekking experience.

Our trek leaders and trip leaders boast a minimum of five years with Treks and Trails, demonstrating a deep commitment to our community. Their tenure reflects not only their expertise in outdoor leadership but also their dedication to the values and ethos of our organization.

Continuous Learning:

To stay at the forefront of outdoor education and adventure, our team regularly participates in training programs and outdoor activities. These initiatives ensure that they are well-versed in the latest developments in outbound learning, team building, and safety protocols.

These training programs not only sharpen technical skills but also foster a sense of camaraderie and shared purpose among our team members. The result is a cohesive and resilient group of leaders who can navigate challenges and provide participants with an enriching and transformative experience.

Community Building:

Treks and Trails is more than a team; it's a community. Our team members actively engage with participants, sharing their passion and knowledge to create lasting connections. We encourage an open dialogue and foster a sense of belonging among our community members, ensuring that everyone feels valued and heard.

In conclusion, Treks and Trails is not just an outdoor adventure company; it's a family of dedicated professionals, each contributing their unique skills and passions to create memorable and meaningful trekking experiences. Join us on a journey where passion meets profession, and let the mountains become the backdrop to your most unforgettable adventures.