Association of Canadian Mountain Guides

Association of Canadian Mountain Guides
PO Box 8341, Canmore, AB, T1W 2V1
Tourism and Backcountry Guiding
General Information

The Association of Canadian Mountain Guides have been the voice for all aspects of mountain guiding and instruction in Canada for over half a century.

They set the professional standards for mountain guides, alpine guides, ski guides, rock guides, climbing instructors, hiking guides and via ferrata guides.

They were the first guides outside of Europe to be recognized by the International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations.

Program and services

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During summer or winter, on land or on water, remember the three “Ts” – trip planning, training and taking the essentials. In the event of an emergency, make sure you’re rescue ready.