See below for important information for your Himalayan climb, including gear lists, required helicopter rescue and travel insurance, and booking forms. Don’t see what you are looking for below? Send us a quick email and we will get it sorted for you. The “news” section is a blog that lets you know where we are currently, the “book a trip” section is a link to the start of a 4-page online booking form that is required for each climbing participant, and the “testimonials” section is feedback from previous guests. Read on.
This link starts the booking sequence with us. Please email Luke first before you fill out the booking form.
Read what our guests say about us. We prefer to provide everything that guests say, so you get the full picture of who we are. We are happy to provide references to new people upon request. Just send us a note.
Meet Luke Smithwick, the founder of Himalaya Alpine Guides. Learn more about his qualifications, experience, and specific interests in the Himalaya.
Learn more about the guides that work with us. They hail from all over the globe. We include all the staff that work with us in each region as well. I’ve found that with a diverse team, you really get the best experience and a well-rounded approach to the service we provide.
Check out our blog, which is regularly updated with the latest trip reports, and news from the Himalayas. Check back often to see our latest trips.
This one is a long list of links for weather in the Himalaya, travel insurance recommendations, gear lists for all altitudes of climbing, and other important details.
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