Mountain Initiatives is a Trekking and Wildlife Adventure Company specializing in Bird Watching, Snow Leopard and Nature Treks in Ladakh – Himalayas - India.


Vision: To promote responsible travel to pristine and fragile rural Himalayan destinations, enabling them to generate economic incentives for rural communities to conserve their natural resources.


Mountain Initiatives was formed in order to provide seed money for community based conservation initiatives in prime snow leopard habitats of the Trans Himalayas. This is done by providing trekking services to visitors where by a percentage of the profits goes into supporting some of conservation initiatives like


  • Livestock insurance program in western Ladakh to compensate livestock losses by Snow Leopard and Wolves
  • To support predator friendly woolen handicrafts in Tangyar village & Zanskar in the coming years


Silent Roar : Searching for the Snow Leopard
(assisted by "The Mountain Initiatives Team")



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