From thousands of years ago, indigenous people Gurung of these reasons are accustomed on cliff honey hunting. Honey Hunting is the real and frequent activity of indigenous Gurung communities in western region of Nepal (Gorkha, Lamjung, Tanahu and Kaski). No doubt, our heart tremble on viewing the unbelievable scene of honey hunting run at the cliff of height more than 200 meters only on the support of home made traditional ladder made up of bamboo’s strip. October/November and may/June are two probable periods of honey hunting in a year.
Autumn season’s hunting is done in the low altitude belt. They are nearer from the base. So journey of this seasons’ are short generally of 4-5 days long. But high altitude hunting being far from the base is of 5-9 days long.