Dipak entered the tourism sector as a porter, carrying heavy loads in the treks, then as a Trekking guide. With his vast trekking experience in many remote areas of Nepal, Khanal has worked as a guide at Ace the Himalaya since 2011.
He has received several trainings from the Ministry of Nepal, including First Aid, Responsible Tourism and English language. He is one of the most accomplished senior guides at Ace the Himalaya and leads mainly the trekking in Annapurna, Everest and Langtang regions. His dedication to duty and a fine sense of humor set him apart.