Topic: Adventure Guides

Adventure Guides

Get ready for the ultimate adventure in Nordegg & David Thompson Country! Find out the best places to go and top things to do, from outdoor activities to historic sites and more, you’ll get the most out of your visit to the west country!

Unforgettable Indigenous Journeys: The Best Indigenous-Guided Experience in the Rockies

Unforgettable Indigenous Journeys: The Best Indigenous-Guided Experience in the Rockies

Embark on a transformative journey through the heart of Alberta and British Columbia with Zuc’min Guiding. Led by Indigenous guide Tim Patterson and his team, our tours invite you to connect deeply with the majestic landscapes and rich Indigenous cultures of the Canadian Rockies. Experience personal growth and unparalleled adventures in nature’s grandeur.

How to Transition From Climbing Gyms to the Great Outdoors

How to Transition From Climbing Gyms to the Great Outdoors

Ready to climb outdoors? Learn the essentials of transitioning from indoor rock climbing gyms to the majestic outdoors. Transitioning from the predictable environments of a climbing gym to the natural and expansive outdoor cliffs offers a unique set of challenges and experiences that indoor settings cannot replicate.

Discovering the Untouched Beauty of David Thompson Country in Winter

Discovering the Untouched Beauty of David Thompson Country in Winter

Take scenic winter drive along Highway 11 in David Thompson Country located in Alberta, Canada. It’s a great destination for those looking to experience a unique winter road trip and explore the beauty of Canada’s Rocky Mountains. The highway runs east-west and is full of forests and majestic mountain views, making it an ideal spot for snow camping, ice canyon exploration, ice climbing, ice bubble hunting and other winter activities.

Guide to Discovering David Thompson Country in Summer

Guide to Discovering David Thompson Country in Summer

David Thompson Country which boasts beautiful landscapes, abundant wildlife, and some of the best recreational opportunities in both the province. Nordegg is on the David Thompson Highway in Central Alberta, and is often noted as a hidden gem. Some visitors stop for gas, a coffee, and a quick photo op on their way to Banff or Jasper, but wise travellers take the time to explore the area and all that it has to offer.

New Heli-Glacier Travel Adventure Collaboration

New Heli-Glacier Travel Adventure Collaboration

Girth Hitch Guiding has partnered with Rockies Heli Canada to offer a one-of-a-kind adventure. Soar through the sky and get an unbeatable view of glaciers, stunning mountains, and pristine lakes. Enjoy breathtaking views of the rugged alpine terrain and get up close and personal with majestic snow-covered peaks. Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or an explorer looking for something new, our Heli-Glacier Adventure is sure to leave you in awe.

Summer Drop In Climbing Adventures In David Thompson Country

Summer Drop In Climbing Adventures In David Thompson Country

With our drop-in registration system, you can enjoy these amazing activities without having to coordinate with others – you’ll even meet new people along the way. Girth Hitch Guiding is fully committed to break down any barriers and empower everyone to experience the thrill of adventure.

You can take part in these exciting activities whenever it works with your schedule, at a rate that is more affordable. So, what are you waiting for?

Fall Via Ferrata Climbs in David Thompson Country

Fall Via Ferrata Climbs in David Thompson Country

As the warmth of summer gracefully gives way to the cooler embrace of fall, David Thompson Country transforms into a captivating tapestry of colors. Within this picturesque landscape or blue, yellow and green, the thrill of adventure is heightened by the breathtaking landscapes that unfurl with the changing seasons. Among the myriad ways to embrace this natural beauty, via ferrata climbing stands out as an exhilarating and immersive experience.

Interested in learning to climb, or go out with an ACMG climbing guide?

Explore Ice Canyons

Explore Ice Canyons

EXPLORE THE AMAZING SPORT OF ICE CLIMBING WHILE TRAVELLING THROUGH A HIDDEN CANYON.

You will get a taste of ice climbing, and plenty of time to take in the beauty of the canyon. Your guide will teach you how to use the equipment, stay safe, and climb ice!

No Experience Required.
COST: $215 PER PERSON

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Try Ice Day

Try Ice Day

Canada has the best ice climbing in the world! Learn to climb a frozen waterfall with us!

The full day tour allows you to learn to ice climb with coaching in technical skills like footwork, balance, and fluid movement. It also gives you more time for ice climbing!

No Experience Required.
COST: $215 PER PERSON

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The Fox Via Ferrata

The Fox Via Ferrata

This amazing via ferrata climbing route gives intermediate hikers access to a rock climbing experience.

This amazing via ferrata climbing route gives intermediate hikers access to a rock climbing experience – scaling a 500 foot cliff with safety and enjoyment

No experience required
Cost: $149 per person

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Try Rock

Try Rock

Join us for an unforgettable experience of climbing a real rock cliff in the mountains.

The full day adventure allows you time to learn to climb with coaching in technical skills like footwork, balance, and fluid movement. You will also get a rare opportunity to take in views very few have experienced!

No Experience Required.
Cost: $149 per person

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Cline Tarns Heli-Alpine Camp

Cline Tarns Heli-Alpine Camp

Helicopter access! All inclusive alpine climbing from high camp! These are some of the most amazing climbing adventures.

Immerse yourself in the experience of camping in high places and climbing routes that would be otherwise out of reach.

Basic alpine skills, comfort with backpacking and tent sleeping
Cost: $1799 Per Person

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Spring Into Rock

Spring Into Rock

Launch your rock climbing season with this value packed three in one climbing course.

Set yourself up for success this spring. We will complete three courses in four days, along with getting in a ton of climbing experience. Check the boxes on Rock Safe, Lead Rock, and Trad Leader!

Rock Leader and 10+ days of outdoor lead climbing experience
COST: $863 PER PERSON

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We’d love to answer questions or plan your custom guided mountain adventure! 

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