‘Who are West Coast Mountain Guides?’
West Coast Mountain Guides have been at the forefront of Scottish mountain Instruction and Guiding since 1988. Originally established by IFMGA Mountain Guide Alan Kimber who developed the company into a leading provider of adventurous activities in the Scottish Highlands. In recent times West Coast Mountain Guides reputation, quality and passion for adventure has been upheld by highly motivated mountain professionals Ken Applegate and Hannah Evans.
‘Our Team – Your Adventure’
Experience is hard won and highly valued by all involved with West Coast Mountain Guides. You can be assured our team members have spent many years in the mountains chasing their own dreams and ambitions. We also ensure our instructors and guides are inventive, adaptable, reliable and safe; we take pride in who we regularly employ, after-all we realise our team holds the key to successfully providing you with a memorable adventure in the mountains.
‘Your Local Mountain Professionals’
The company is located in the shadow of Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest mountain and arguably the most iconic and sought-after winter climbing venue that Britain has to offer. It’s here in the Highland town of Fort William the company was founded, and to this day the mountains of Lochaber and Skye provide the grand arena in which we live and work in; this is local knowledge – guaranteed. All our Instructors and Guides have attained suitable experience which is eagerly passed on to all our customers taking part in instructional mountaineering courses, private guiding and worldwide expeditions. Their personal adventures in remote corners of the Scottish Highlands to unexplored regions of the greatest mountain ranges on Earth can only inspire and motivate our customers to achieve their own goals.