Guides de Chamonix

Mont Blanc Ski et Guide Compagnie
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  • Argentiere Cirque (France, 3 days)

    Argentiere Cirque (3 days)

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  • Expert Mountaineering Courses

    5 courses for 5 legendary summits : Aiguille Verte, Matterhorn, Eiger, Meije and Mont-Blanc

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  • Heliski Val Veny - Italy

    Val Veny "fantastic mountain slopes" : Enjoy an exclusive journey ... A pure Helisky day : 2 heliski runs on two summits of the Italian side of Mont-Blanc, and a genuine Italien lunch to share.

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  • Gran Paradiso ski touring trip (Italy, 3 days)

    Victor Emmanuel II created, in 1922, the Grand Paradis National Park, the first one of the Italian national parks

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  • Accro'Park des Gaillands

    5 courses and more than 70 treetop elements and obstacles for the youngest to the most active : giant zipline, wobbly bridges, tarzan swings, quick jump, ...

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  • "Snow and Ice" Mountaineering course in partnership with Petzl

    The program for this course is based on ‘snow, ice and mixed’ routes

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  • Booking a Mountain Leader

    On a half day or a full day, hire your private mountain leader and enjoy snowshoeing at your own pace !

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  • Snowshoeing in Val d'Aosta (Italy)

    A 5-day comfortable snowshoe trip, in the heart of Val d'Aosta, Italy.

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  • SnowMonkeys - Cham'Kid Winter

    A multi-activity winter Club for kids from 5 to 8 years of age

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  • Vallée Blanche - Group session

    Enjoy an unforgottable glacier ski run, deep into the Mont-Blanc range ...

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  • Winter bivouac in the Mont-Blanc region

    Experience an overnight stay with pulkas, and live the great northern atmosphere during an exciting week end at the foot of Mont-Blanc.

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  • Ski touring trip :The Vallée Blanche and its glaciers

    This 2-day tour is a great way to immerse yourself into the majestic Vallée Blanche high alpine heaven.

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  • Snowshoeing Weekend at Bonatti Hut (Italy)

    2 days of snowshoeing, facing the Mont-Blanc ... from the Italian side - Night in dormitory.

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  • New in 2017: Chamonix Zermatt: The "Haute Route " in 7 days.

    In 7 days, optimized your chances to complete the Haute Route.

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  • Val Ferret

    A ski touring for beginners which will be appreciated for its wilderness, calmess ans authenticity.

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  • Snowshoeing Week End at refuge de Loriaz

    Experience a snowshoeing week-end to Loriaz hut above Vallorcine valley : Night in dormitory

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  • Verbier-Zermatt

    Verbier-Zermatt in 4 days: An interesting alternative of the Haute Route "Chamonix-Zermatt".

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  • Snowshoeing at Hospice du Grand Saint Bernard

    A 3-day snowshoe trip based out of the ancient St Bernard Hospice, at 8150 ft, on the boarder between Switzerland and Italy;

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  • Rail & Ride

    Cool free ride, but in a sporty way!

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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.


Web episode n°2 : Accro'park at the Gaillands

The Chamonix Guides' COmpany is glad to present a series of short videos to introduce our outdoor activities.
Most of the footage shown here comes from the Gilles Chappaz  documentary, "Guides & Compagnie" , the very first film dedicated to the COmpagnie des Guides of Chamonix. 
To celebrate the 90th Guides' Festival this coming August, we invite you to meet Gille Chappaz and attend an open presentation of the film in Chamonix at the Vox theatre on August 11th 21H00. Another presentation will be held in the Olca event showroom in Les Houches on August 13th at 21H00.

David Ravanel
Pdt Cie des Guides de Chamonix.

Watch film teaser "Guides et Cie"

Web épisode n°2 le parc aventure from compagnie des guides on Vimeo.

2014 Chamonix Guides Festival

Tickets for 2014 Guides' Festival

Tickets for 2014 Guides' Festival

Tickets for the Light and Sound Show at the Gaillands climbing crag in Chamonix are now available online !

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DVD Guides& Compagnie

The new DVD of the Chamonix Guides' Company is now for sale in our office or from our online shop.

Film partniers: The mountain equipment brand Millet, the local lift access provider Compagnie du Mont Blanc, and the Chamonix townhall.

Accro Park open everyday during summer!

Opening hours: from 10 am to 7 pm

Last entrance into the park at 4 pm. 

Enjoy a real fun time from tree to tree, from the "Discovery" course (green) to the "Adrenaline" course for the most fearless devils (black). the "Family" (blue) and "Advanced" (red) are also great to awake your sense of balance.

For day to day updates, please visit our  facebook page: accro'park Chamonix

Information and bookings: (0033) 04 50 78 26 49 

Visit our new website Alpes Randonné!

Alpes Randonnées is the new Chamonix Guides' Compagny's web page dedicated to hiking and trekking.
Started in January 2014, it is an exhaustive presentation of all our hikes and treks.
So go online and pay us a visit! 

Alpes Randonnées

Nordic Walking

Spring is the best season to try a new acitivity!
Nordic Walking will please the most gentle to the most active nature lover.
A dynamic way to walk and enjoy trails down in the valley.
Join us for a get back into shape session!

Group and private sessions available!

Please contact us at the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix for more info: ph: +33 450 53 00 88
or send us an email.


Offer your friend or relative a unique mountain experience with us! A very special gift to remember for ever.
Make them discover the alpine, or renew with their favorite outdoor activity! 
Please contact us for more information.

New Trainee members!

nouveau statiaires
New Stagiaires


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!

Group and Private Guiding

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


190 place de l'Eglise

+33 (0)4 50 53 00 88