Himalayan black bear
Snow leopard (or ounce)
Bharal (or Himalayan blue sheep)
Himalayan musk deer
Asiatic wild dog (or dhole) – a beautiful reddish-brown wild dog that lives in large clans Himalayan serow (or thar) – a large, goat-like animal with short horns that's unlike any other Altai weasel (or pale weasel) – these adorable carnivores are no longer than a 30 cm ruler Himalayan marmot – they live in large groups and the sentry stands on its hind legs for a better view of danger Mouse-hare (or pika) – look for these pretty round mice scurrying between rocks on the trail Red panda (or lesser panda) – has a thick reddish-brown fur and a black belly and legs
It wouldn't be the EBC trek if there wasn't the gentle jangle of yak bells!
Spiny babbler – Nepal's only endemic species White-capped river chat (or white-capped redstart) – look for them by rivers Himalayan monal – the colours of the male are sublime 😍 Black-capped sibia – listen for its prattle in the forest Bearded vulture – it has distinctively long, narrow wings Eurasian hoopoe – what a distinctive bird (see below) Himalayan monal (or Impeyan pheasant) Snow cocks Blood pheasant (or blood partridge) – what a pretty bird!