Mountaineering, or Alpinism as it is better known throughout Europe, is the challenging sport of mountain climbing. Mountaineering requires a combination of skill, knowledge, physical fitness and determination. Though it can be a challenging activity, the rewards are impressive! With a range of difficulties, altitudes and conditions available, we have pre-planned trips to suit your ability. Can't find what you're looking for? Contact a verified guide to lead you on the trip of a lifetime.

mountaineer hiking up a steep snow covered slope
four adventurers mountaineering on snow

Why use a guide for your next trip?

Mountaineering has inherent risks, therefore we always recommend a certified guide with extensive experience. Having a guide not only reduces the risks involved, excellent local knowledge will allow you to get the most out of your day in the mountains. Find a guide that will help you achieve your ambitions with Guide Base.

mountain guide leading a group of mountaineers across a snow covered landscape

Qualified, Reviewed & Rated

Safety is our top priority and we always ensure the trips on offer are led by experienced guides with the necessary qualifications. Being mountaineers ourselves, we understand the importance of good communication and confidence in your guide. Our integrated messaging system lets you chat with guides so you get the perfect match.