How much can I make in a Career in Mountaineering?

There are many nuances of a Career in Mountaineering. Almost everyone seems to be talking about How to start a Career in Mountaineering, while I want to first develop an understanding of What is a Career in Mountaineering. I was Googling about a Career in Mountaineering and was lucky to find:

Srijan Dangwal's professional point of view!

With 8 years & 1 month of professional experience, Srijan Dangwal understands Mountaineering. Srijan Dangwal has worked in Mountaineering as Mountaineer in Various Expeditions. In Srijan Dangwal's own words, this is how Srijan Dangwal got into Mountaineering: "I have done B Tech from Lovely Professional University, Punjab. I pursued a Basic & Advanced course in Mountaineering, as well as Search and Rescue course from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering in Uttarakhand. I have been a mountaineer since 2011 and completed various expeditions on peaks like Stok Kangri, Black Peak, etc. In 2017, I started my adventure travel company, Trekkers of India which organizes various treks in India." I searched Srijan Dangwal on Google and found this profile:

Career Video on Mountaineering

In a video, Srijan Dangwal has talked about various aspects of a Career in Mountaineering. Srijan Dangwal started by explaining Mountaineering as: "Mountaineering, also called mountain climbing is the sport of attaining, or attempting to attain, high points in mountainous regions, mainly for the pleasure of the climb." The video gave me so much food for thought.

In this video Education was discussed as theoretical topics needed to excel at Mountaineering, and not as Qualifications needed to enter Mountaineering. Srijan Dangwal touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Mountaineering Courses
  • History of Mountaineering
  • Map Reading & Navigation
  • Equipment Knowledge
  • First Aid
90% success in real life depends on Skills. It is crucial to understand these.
Srijan Dangwal then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Mountaineering:
  • Physical & Mental Fitness
  • Climbing Skills
  • Survival Skills
  • Expedition Planning
  • Rescue Techniques
  • Photography Skills
Positives of this Career are quite interesting.
Srijan Dangwal believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Mountaineering:
  • Satisfaction
  • Close to Nature
  • Living on the Edge
  • Exploring New Regions
Challenges are the other side of Positives and this Career is no exception.
And, Srijan Dangwal believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Mountaineering:
  • Risk Factors
  • Weather
  • Lack of Funds & Sponsorships

In the final section of the video Srijan Dangwal talks about How a day goes in a Career in Mountaineering. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Mountaineering, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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