Established in 1821, the Chamonix Guides’ Company is the oldest and largest guides’ association in the world. Today, a total of 240 self- employed mountain guides and leaders work with our company. Like our elders, passion and professionalism have shaped and inspired our line of conduct until today, always pushing us towards new alpine adventures worldwide. We perform with respect and humanity , always in search of activity renewal and professional improvement. We hope that someday, you will come and share these intense moments with us.
Our very best regards.
New month new opening hours !!!
Week days: from 13H30 to 18H00 ( last entrance into circuits at 16H30)
Week ends: 10H to 18H00 ( Last entrance into circuits at 16H00)
Information and bookings: (0033) 04 50 78 26 49
Winter keeps coming with recent snowfalls to enjoy! Mountain guides and leaders are getting ready to take you for a tour in English.
Ski and snowshoe tips are so useful, and best apreciated when understood!
Each year, Mountain professional train to improve their English.
Join us for a different mountain experience!
Every year in January, the Compagnie des Gides de Chamonix welcomes new mountain guides and leaders, who will become full members and join "the big family" in a couple of years.
Traditionnally, trainees meet their future pairs, young and older, sharing a glass to celebrate friendship and solidarity!
Please contact our office to know more about our winter activities and trips.
Group trips available for winter activities.
If you are a group of friends or a family, we can organize private trips anytime in the year, to fit your needs and preferences.
For bookings please call (0033) 450 530 088