OUR PARTNER GUIDES AND GUIDED TOURS
Book a qualified and experienced guide for a day or two, or even a week. This way you can be sure to get the most out of the Mont Blanc Massif! Off-piste skiing, Vallee Blanche, Haute Route, Tour Du Mont Blanc, climbing, mountaineering, biking, hiking etc. There is something for every outdoor lover in these amazing mountains! Our guides will make sure you’ll have a fantastic, memorable and educative day. This is a great opportunity for both beginners and more experienced.
All our guides are certified by IFMGA/International Federation of Mountain Guide Associations or in french UIAGM/Union Internationale des Associations de Guides de Montagnes.
ALBERTO IERALLA / IT / UIAGM&IFMGA
Alberto is a UIAGM/IFMGA certified mountain guide. He will be happy to assist you with his unique expertise and guide you in the entire Alps, from the Italian Julian Alps near the borders of Slovenia and Austria to the Western Alps in France, but also towards other horizons such as Africa or Asia. Mountaineering as well as climbing or ski-touring. Alberto also loves sailing and has combined the bobbies closest to his heart. With him you can also experience sail&climb around Italian coasts&mountains or sail&ski touring on volcanos like Etna and Stromboli. After graduating in economics he worked for several years in the financial world and then decided to take up work as a mountain guide for passion. Speaks Italian, English, German.
ZOE HART / USA / IFGMA
Zoe is the fourth American woman to earn her IFGMA status. It wasn’t a natural path for he after growing up in suburban New Jersey, but when she was a teenager she got the chance to go on a climbing trip and fell in love with the mountains. She has lived in Chamonix France for years now, since 2007 full time, and has a deep local knowledge and loves sharing her backyard with clients. She also works for Patagonia and teaching at ENSA. She has always been passionate about the mountains and is proud how being a mother hasn’t changed how she climbs or skis. Kite surfing has become her new passion. She also finished Masters in Sustainable Development and Environmental Management at Harvard. She speaks English and French.
MARK PULEIO / USA
Mark is a certified UIAGM/IFMGA mountain guide from New England / USA. Mark has worked as a mountain guide since 1994. In March 2008, he completed his full guide certification. He has always been drawn to the nature. Which naturally led him toward a life in the mountains and a myriad of exploratory pursuits therein. After many years of guiding he is still curious about what the day will bring. Very easy to get along with and always keen on outdoor adventures. He has a lot of ascents and climbing achievements under his belt, both in North & South America and Europe. While ski mountaineering remains his greatest passion, he is also certified in rock, ice and alpine climbing disciplines. Lives in Courmayeur Italy and knows Mont Blanc massif like his own pockets. He speaks English.
JOHANNA STALNACKE / SWE
“There is nothing more rewarding than mastering your skills there, while embracing the moment and whatever feeling you may carry, with passion and determination.This is Adventure skiing to me and a source to the most beautiful sentiments I’ve experienced.” Johanna is an energetic swede with a big passion for the mountains. UIAGM/IFMGA certified mountain guide, free skier and climber based in Chamonix. She knows the mountains very well and is happy to share her knowledge with others. Coming from the small mining town of Kiruna / Sweden, she is a real role model for both girls and guys wanting to pursue their dreams! And growing up above the Arctic circle has taught her to love the winter, understand the cold and have balance on her skis. Speaks Swedish, Norwegian, English and French.
KYRIAKOS ROSSIDIS / CY
For Kyriakos, the interest for different outdoor activities came naturally growing up in the mountains of Cyprus. He had a passion for exploring the mountains since he was a child. He started skiing as a toddler which led him into many years of alpine racing. Later he got really hooked on climbing and chose to develop his skills, learn more about different environments and elements with the goal to become a guide. It all led to a UIAGM/IFMGA mountain guide certificate and now he enjoys introducing his clients to the mountains and helping them develop their skills. He is an all-around climber and ski mountaineering is his big passion. He loves to teach other people. He finds a deep joy in helping others to enjoy the mountains as much as he does.He speaks Greek and English.
ODE SIIVONEN / FIN
Ode, from Lahti Finland, is a UIAGM/IFGMA certified mountain guide and a member of SBO (Swedish mountain guide association). He has lived in Chamonix since 2007. He started skiing in age of 4. Snowboards, climbing gear and many other outdoor tools have since become familiar. With long experience in skiing, snowboarding and climbing, with friends and with guests, Ode has developed a philosophy that riding and climbing should ultimately be as safe and as much fun as possible.Guiding has taken him over the Alps, Norway, Kashmir, India, Annapurna Nepal, Argentina, Antarctica and Kamchatka Russia. In addition to mountaineering Ode is also an active skydiver with over 21 years of skydiving. He speaks Finnish, English and French.
KIRSTI LEHTIMÄKI / FIN
Kirsti is a qualified IML hiking guide, passionate about leading great treks that make people’s lives richer. She has a lifetime of experience hiking in the wilderness, on snow and in the mountains. Over the past 12 years Kirsti has lived in the Alps. She grew up in Finland, Thailand and Saudi Arabia, while her art and design studies took her to London and Milan. Kirsti is an avid mountaineer and skier and she can help you realise your dream journey in the mountains. Experience walking from hut to hut and dive into the adventure of a long journey in an exhilarating environment.