Sit down with your guide and work out what you want to do, what your aims are and where you'll go! Private instruction can offer you a fast, streamlined why to achieve your goals. Whether it is a specific mountain goal or simply get out with a tight group of friends.
We work with the Alpine Guides system which offers you wide variety of locations and courses, durations and objectives.We do recommend that you come with a climbing partner to maximise your learning potential.
Instruction on offer covers :
- Alpine Rock
- Ice Climbing
Prices – valid to 30 April 2016
All prices are per-person, in New Zealand Dollars
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Mountaineering and an El Nino Summer
New Zealand sits in the Roaring forties – the trade winds that blow from west to east under Australia. During the changes of the season and in particular Winter – Spring – Summer we get what is often called a disturbed westerly flow. This is when an approaching low brings a strong flow of NW […]
Twin Streams – 3 Day Tune up
I’ve just recently come out from Twins Stream in the Mt Cook region where I was running a short 3 day tune up trip for Barry Gray. Barry is getting ready to do a ski traverse of South Georgia Island and wanted to come out and make sure he still had all the right gear […]
The Nun’s Veil – Early Season 2012 / 2013
After being chased around by bad weather for the best part of 5 days, Domanic and I managed to get a sneaky flight into the Nun’s Veil. We were able to make a quick ascent and then dropped down to the head of Gorrilla Stream before walking out the next day. A pretty good trip […]
Technical Mountaineering Courses
The Alpine Guides Technical Mountaineering Course (TMC) is an intensive introduction to alpine climbing in glaciated terrain. Spanning 9 days the TMC will kick-start your mountaineering exploits. Your Introduction to Technical Alpine Climbing The TMC provides a solid grounding in all alpine mountaineering skills. Previous alpine (snow & ice) climbing experience is not required. You […]