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Our Guides

Meet some of our mountain guides...

Steve Hartland IFMGA Mountain Guide

Steve is an experienced and talented British Mountain Guide based in Chamonix in the French Alps. He has been guiding and instructing for over 20 years. Starting out in Sheffield and the Peak district he moved to Snowdo... more>

David Hamilton, Expedition Leader

David is one of the UK's most experienced expedition leaders and a regular and popular figure on the Mount Everest guiding scene. He will be guiding on Everest again this spring in 2015, for the 10th time. David has vas... more>

Owen Samuels IFMGA Mountain Guide

Owen Samuel’s life revolves around the mountains. He loves the changing seasons and with them the new challenges the mountains offer. Whether it’s rock or ice climbing at home in Llanberis or alpinism, off piste skiing... more>

Hannah Burrows-Smith IFMGA Mountain Guide

Hannah is an experienced UK mountaineering Instructor and International Mountain Guide - with a real "Passion for the Mountains". Infact this is the title of Hannah's recently published book which brings toget... more>

Jenny Jarvis

Jenny is Rob's wife and may be your first point of contact at High Mountain Guides when Rob is away up a mountain. She has a background in I.T. consultancy and runs her own business providing outdoor and sports First Ai... more>