Guiding the Southern Alps Since 1966, Alpine Guides (Aoraki) Ltd is New Zealand's longest established mountain guiding company.
There are reasons why we are still around: professional guides, reliability, location, realistic objectives and a dedication to safety.
Based year-round in Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, we offer unparalleled access to the fantastic mountain playground of the Southern Alps. We offer a professional, personalised, and reliable guiding service – with unsurpassed support from our base in Aoraki Mount Cook Village. Our mountaineering trips are based on realistic goals, within realistic time frames – given the weather, conditions, and terrain of the Southern Alps.
Discover the Alpine Guides difference. Experiences include: Hekihike the ‘white ice’ of New Zealand’s longest glacier; Backcountry skiing & snowboarding; Day Adventures – short mountain experiences for everyone; Climbing school – learn the ropes; Rock Climbing for every ability, all gear provided; Climb New Zealand’s highest – Aoraki/Mount Cook, Tasman, Aspiring, Malte Brun; Guided small group ascents-go the professionals.
Find answers to your questions, and important details to help prepare for your trip at Alpine Guides F.A.Q
Experience Alpinism and Trekking at its best, guided by the professionals at Alpine Guides, Aoraki Mount Cook, New Zealand.