Guides

Guides

Guide Ratio

During the summit climb portion of the trip we have a ratio of one guide for every two climbers. You will have more individualized instruction, great assistance on summit day and overall higher success and safety is increased. This 2:1 ratio makes for practically a private guiding experience.

Guide Staff

Mike Arnold

Guide: Alps

Tim Connelly

Guide: Alps

Ian Fowler

Guide: Alps

Eric Larson

Guide: Alps

Patrick Ormond

Guide: Alps

Hans Solmssen

Guide: Alps

Jonathon Spitzer

Guide: International, Washington, Alps Director

Dylan Taylor

Guide: Alps

The trip was great! No surprise there. Like every other time we have been on a trip with Jonathon he managed it perfectly. Something always seems to come up with the weather or the lodging and he always takes care of it. He keeps us informed about what is going on in the coming days but he quietly works his tail off to make things happen.

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