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May 10, 2018

Sandeep Nain takes his business to new heights

Original article posted on: Microsoft ALumni Sandeep Nain is living a dream by turning his passion – climbing – into his vocation as the owner of a mountain guide service. Just like climbing, though, owning a small business is full of ups and downs. “It sounds like a romantic idea, but then there’s the … details that go with it,” Sandeep said. “It’s a lot more work than I thought it would be.” Sandeep walked […]
May 10, 2018

Day hikers, you’re probably packing too light

Original article posted on: kouw.org You need a to pack a lot more than a granola bar when you head out on a day hike. Bill Radke talked with Taylor Brugh, vice president of Seattle Mountain Rescue, and Sandeep Nain, owner of the Redmond-based guiding company Miyar Adventures, about how to stay safe in the mountains — even if you’re just planning to be out for a few hours. Nain recounted a harrowing story about […]
November 14, 2016
Redmond Mayor John Marchione cuts the ribbon at Miyar Adventures’ opening this month.

Miyar Adventures climbs into Redmond

Original article posted on: Redmond Reporter. Miyar Adventures, the Redmond-based guiding company that offers climbs on a number of United States and international mountain routes, recently opened an outdoor gear store at 16421 Cleveland St., Suite B. The store aims to extend Miyar’s approach of “premium value at a reasonable price” to outdoor gear, as well. According to Sandeep Nain, founder and chief climbing guide at Miyar Adventures, “Launching the outdoor gear store is an […]
October 14, 2016

Sandeep Nain Gives up Tech to Follow His Passion

Original article By Josh Cohen on March 25 2015. Posted on 425business.com. Ceaseless curiosity inspired Sandeep Nain to leave behind software engineering and pursue alpine guiding. Sandeep Nain was at a crossroads familiar to many middle-age adults. He had a steadfast passion — in Nain’s case, climbing mountains — that he wasn’t able to fully pursue because of growing work responsibilities and a baby at home. But, unlike many middle-agers, Nain decided to turn play […]
May 7, 2016

Local man guides trips around the world

Posted on 03 Feb 2015 06:14 | Written by Emily Hamann | The Woodinville Weekly How many people daydream about quitting their desk jobs and traveling the world? One Woodinville man took that fantasy a step farther  — he actually did it. Last year Sandeep Nain quit his job as a software development manager at Expedia and started a business taking people on hiking and mountaineering tours. Sandeep Nain stops at Camp Muir while climbing […]
February 14, 2016

Miyar Valley, Sanjana Peak (5,937m), southwest ridge; Mt. Sealth (5,968m) east ridge; David’s 62 Nose (4,950m), southwest face, Emerson-Owen Route

India, Himachal Pradesh Climbs And Expeditions Original Author: Tim Halder, AAC. Published at the American Alpine Journal. In August, Sandeep Nain, Jason Schilling, and I headed up the Miyar Valley with two cooks and eight horses, against the flow of shepherds and their flocks moving to the lowlands of Himachal and the Punjab. The incredible scenery was enough to keep our minds off the “Delhi-belly” and low-grade flu bugs we picked up on the way […]