Indian Basic Minimum Standards for climbing tours

Indian Basic Minimum Standards for commercial mountaineering expeditions

Adventure Travel Blog Magazine | Nov-Dec 2015 | Contents This is the third and the last post discussing Indian Basic Minimum Standards (BMS) for climbing tours in the Indian Himalayas. Today I will list the three remaining standards.   1. Documentation   The adventure tour operator must have the following …

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10 SOPs and 13 operating tasks for commercial climbing expeditions

Indian Basic Minimum Standards for commercial mountaineering expeditions

Adventure Travel Blog Magazine | Nov-Dec 2015 | Contents According to the Indian Basic Minimum Standards (BMS) for Mountaineering, the adventure tour operators must define and update standard operation procedures (SOPs) for commercial climbing expeditions to the Indian Himalayas. The SOPs should also be vetted by the Indian Mountaineering Foundation …

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3 Basic Minimum Standards for commercial mountaineering in India

Indian Basic Minimum Standards for commercial mountaineering expeditions

Adventure Travel Blog Magazine | Nov-Dec 2015 | Contents India defined Basic Minimum Standards (BMS) for commercial mountaineering expeditions to peaks of 6,000 meters or comparable in 2009. The BMS are divided into the following seven categories: 1.      Documentation 2.      Emergencies and rescues 3.      Equipment 4.      Guides / Instructors 5.      …

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