Mountaineering in Chamonix

Chamonix. The capital of world mountaineering. ‘The Valley of Dreams’. A mecca for climbers and mountaineers who come from all over the world to sample the quality and variety of alpine mountainering available. From simple rock scrambles in the Aiguilles Rouges to the Himalayan scale mixed faces on the wild Italian side of Mont Blanc. Chamonix, has it all.

We offer a variety and progression of mountain guiding and training courses and cater for individuals and groups of complete novice mountaineers to talented climbers requiring a private guide for demanding itineraries. High Mountain Guides specialise in providing tailor made courses to meet your specific requirements here in the Chamonix Valley. Come and join us for your own alpine adventure…

Chamonix Alpine Intro

Whilst Chamonix is the capital of world mountaineering, you do not need to be a great climber to enjoy its (more…)

Climb Mont Blanc 4810m

An ascent of Western Europe’s highest mountain is a big challenge and superb mountaineering expedition. Our six day course allows (more…)
Phil Climbing The East Face Of The Aiguille de Toule

Chamonix Mountaineer

Our classic 5 day Chamonix Mountaineer programme gives you the opportunity to develop technical mountaineering skills whilst climbing some brilliant (more…)

Becoming An Alpinist

On this inspirational alpinist training course we aim to tackle some enjoyable alpine terrain in a style that will offer (more…)

Chamonix Alpinist

Chamonix is the capital of World Mountaineering. Put simply, it has it all. Rich in alpine history, ripe with hundreds (more…)

Winter / Spring / Autumn Mountaineering in Chamonix & The Alps

There are some dedicated alpinists who consider summer to be the only ‘off-season’ period for alpine mountaineering. It is indeed (more…)

Chamonix Private Guiding

Whilst we run a variety of Chamonix based group courses many of our clients prefer to hire their own private (more…)