Himalayan Single Track (HST) is a partnership between Santosh and Jenny which was born through a shared passion for mountain biking and it’s development and promotion in Nepal, along with the desire to explore the best tracks and trails with cyclists from around the world. We also made it our company’s policy to support local riders. The Business quickly expanded from three bikes in a small shed in 2011 to 11 staff, 50 Hire bikes, a workshop, Giant Bike Shop and Tours office today. Over the years we have expanded the tours and trails we offer and our team are always on the endless search for new and exciting Single Track! At Himalayan Single Track we are always looking for ways to grow and improve our business in responsible tourism, quality, safety and environmental ethics. We are also the first and only company to date in Nepal to introduce MBLA (Mountain Bike Leaders Award) guide training and use guides certified to standards approved by the British Cycling Association’s guiding scheme and to implement risk assessment plans making your adventure with Himalayan Single Track rewarding and safe. While they are the founders of Himalayan Single Track, Santosh and Jenny truly believe that our team and guide’s are the true nuts and bolts of the company!
SANTOSH RAI - CO FOUNDER/ TOUR LEADER/ MECHANIC
Namaste! My passion is and always has been mountain biking. I started my adventure as a rafting guide, and later on, chose two wheels as my partner. I have been mountain biking professionally for the last twenty-one years (since 2002). For me mountain bike is my teacher, my university and my everything. I have been a racer, mechanic and guide nationally and internationally. My passion is for exploration and finding new trails in all parts of my country Nepal and to work with my team to grow the Professional standard of Mountain Bike Guiding in Nepal. My professional qualifications include – MBLA (Mountain Bike Leadership Award) and MIAS (Mountain Bike Instructor Award Scheme) certifications. I also have SOLO Wilderness emergency Medical certificate. I am ready to welcome you to Nepal and guide you on one of the most Epic mountain bike adventures you have ever had.
Mane Tamang, Himalayan Single Track
MANE TAMANG - HEAD MECHANIC & SENIOR GUIDE
Mane Tamang has been a trekking guide for over 8 years and has now chosen Mountain Biking as his new passion by joining our dynamic team at Himalayan Single Track. Mane is a happy and chilled out guy who loves to be around people. He is working as both a guide and mechanic in the company. In his own words – “When I guide, I like to give my clients a safe, fun trip that is an unforgettable experience for them. I am at my happiest when I am showing people around in the mountains. ” Mane holds his MIAS License and also Nepal Guide License as well as First Aid Certification. Mane is a specialist at repairing Fox Suspensions and seat posts. 
Rajan Bhandari , Himalayan Single Trackc Pokhara
RAJAN BHANDARI - POKHARA BRANCH PARTNER $ MOUNTAIN BIKE GUIDE
Rajan has over 10 years experience in the mountain biking indusrty, including a stint working in Dubai as a mechanic. He has a vast array of knowledge and is our partner in the Himlayan Single Tracks Pokhara Branch. He is also an excellent guide with a wealth of experience in all regions of Nepal. 
BINOD TAMANG - DRIVER & SHUTTLE EXPERT
Binod is Himalayan Single Tracks Driver. He will be the guy shuttling your rides. meeting you at the airport or just helping you get around in Nepal. Binod is quite, hardworking and always ready to help. His local area knowledge is excellent and he will be there at the end of every trail with a smile on his face. He is also a good mechanic and problem solver!
USHA KHANAL - MOUNTAIN BIKE GUIDE
JENNY CAUNT - CO FOUNDER/OPERATIONS MANAGER
Jenny has a passion for travel, mountain biking, and logistics. She manages the tour operations of the company, making sure everyone gets to where they need to be and that trips go smoothly. She also loves cycling and mountain biking. Jenny also has MBLA Guide cetification and PMBIA Level 1 Coaching certification.
Tshering Lama, Himalayan Single Track
TSHERING LAMA - ACCOUNTS/OFFICE MANAGER
Hello , I’m Tshering Lama from Mephi, Kathmandu, I started my journey of riding bike with Ladies mountain League and Himalayan Single Track . Riding a bike means freedom for me. My favourite place to ride is Shivapuri National park. As this place is near to valley and also have good route uphill and downhill combination.
AWATAR RAI - MECHANIC, SALES, GUIDE, YOUTUBER

Awatar is a passionate mountain biker and social media personality who came to work in Himalayan Single Track in 2022. He is a skilled  allrounder in our company. Awatar will welcome you with a smile at our salecounter, or help repair your bike. Awatar is also an up and coming guide and has a bright future in Mountain Biking. You can find him on social media where he is better known as “Piro Rider.”

 
HARERAM ACHARYA - MECHANIC
Hareram is an avid cross country mountain bike rider and cycle lover coming from Hetauda. He came to Himalayan Single Track for a training course in Mechanics and stayed to work. He is quite, but friendly and will welcome you to our workshop. 
SONIA RAI - SALES
Sonia Rai is also from Hetauda. She is 21 years old and has a love of all things outdoors, including mountain biking. She has been riding bikes since the age of 11. Sonia is our sales person and will welcome you with a warm smile.

Himalayan Single Track is proud to be helping young Nepalese build bright futures and become brilliant riders for the future of Mountain Bike Tourism and Sport in Nepal and we could not do this without the support of mountain bike tourists like you choosing to ride with the HST Family. Thank you!