About Outdoor Adventure

Out Door Adventure is a team of experienced trekkers and adventure enthusiasts providing expertise for Adventure Trekking, Mountaineering, Trek Expeditions in the mountains of Himalayas. Founded in 1992, we have become one of the most reputed trekking agency in Dharamsala area. Apart from Trekking and Mountaineering, We offer a whole range adventure activities for our clients such as  Rock climbing, Paragliding, Motorbiking tours and Jeep safaris.

Mountaineer, Nature Lover, Social Worker

Meet Our Founder

“OUTDOOR ADVENTURE” started as the brainchild of RASHPAL PATHANIA (Popularly known by his nickname PAUL) and grew into the most reputed trekking agency in the dharamshala area. Being a local GADDI boy from Dharamkot, Paul was a natural when it came to trekking in the mountains. He did his first trek to INDRAHAR PASS at the of 14. After honing his skills at Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, he went on to explore almost every mountain range of Himalayas.

Even in his late forties, he remains an avid trekker and a nature lover. These days, he shares his love and knowledge of the mountains by organizing treks of all scales for the adventure enthusiasts of all ages.


Following are the highlights of his career as a mountaineer.paul2

  • 3 times Trek to Everest Base Camp.
  • Trek to Kangchenjunga Base Camp.
  • Got selected for the Everest expedition.
  • Trek from Dharamshala to Leh.
  • Annapurna circuit trek.



Preserve, Recycle, Respect

Our Philosophy

Through safe travel and trekking in the mountains, our aim is to create unforgettable experiences and make your dreams come true. Our field staff is environmentally conscious and responsible – we take only photographs and leave behind nothing  but Footprints! Our business philosophy is to be progressive by exploring the lesser known areas and the virgin trails of the mountains and catering to special needs of our customers by working hard in every possible way.

Traveling with Outdoor Adventure is the very best way to get up close and personal with your planet in a way you’d never manage on your own. For more than 20 years, we’ve brought together people from all over the globe to create lifelong connections.


Our team comprises of highly experienced trekkers, guides, porters and cooks. Client safety and well being is the utmost concern of our team. Our Team has  experience of many successful long treks and expeditions under our belt. The team has also been extensively engaged in all Mountain rescues in scenarios like snow falling , trekking and natural hazards.