THis. Is life on Cloud nine.

The Canadian Rockies Premiere High Mountain Guide Service 
Authentic experiences for adventurous spirits 

 

 Inspiration awaits »

The Beginner Mountaineering Course

Snow, Ice & Alpine Rock for Beginners | 6 Days | $1675 / PERSON

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THis. Is life on Cloud nine.

The Canadian Rockies Premiere High Mountain Guide Service 
Authentic experiences for adventurous spirits 

 

 Inspiration awaits »

THis. Is life on Cloud nine.

The Canadian Rockies Premiere High Mountain Guide Service 
Authentic experiences for adventurous spirits 

 

 Inspiration awaits »

THis. Is life on Cloud nine.

The Canadian Rockies Premiere High Mountain Guide Service 
Authentic experiences for adventurous spirits 

 

 Inspiration awaits »

THis. Is life on Cloud nine.

The Canadian Rockies Premiere High Mountain Guide Service 
Authentic experiences for adventurous spirits 

 

 Inspiration awaits »

THis. Is life on Cloud nine.

The Canadian Rockies Premiere High Mountain Guide Service 
Authentic experiences for adventurous spirits 

 

 Inspiration awaits »

Cloud Nine Guides is a Guide Service, Mountain School & Internationally (IFMGA) Certified Team of Mountain Guides

located in Canmore, Alberta, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. We offer guiding and instruction in ice climbing, rock climbing, mountaineering, backcountry skiing / split boarding and (AST) avalanche education courses.

From Switzerland and ascents of the Matterhorn, the towering Granite of Lofoten Norway, to Deep Water Soloing in Spain and Deep Powder Skiing in Canada - we offer adventure trips and travel for any inspired mountain adventurer. 

 

for the Inspired winter adventurers

2021/2022 Avalanche skills training is Open

The quality of our AST Programs is what we hang our helmets on each winter. Imagine learning the skills to plan your own inspired adventures in Avalanche Terrain, and join the hundreds of students each winter who trust Cloud Nine to learn the fundamentals of terrain and snowpack, managing uncertainty, and staying safe in the backcountry with Mountain Guides who have decades of experience in the industry. 

Courses available each weekend + subsidized course rates available for Bow Valley Locals ages 18-30.   

flagship winter trips & courses

 

Cloud Nine Guides AST CONNECT+

AST CONNECT+

You've got your AST 1. Bridge the gap between to the AST 2 with our AST CONNECT+ Ski and Split Backcountry Touring & Education Days.
Seats from $139.00 CDN per day.

AST 1 - CANMORE, BANFF & LAKE LOUISE

Ready for your AST 1 Course this season? Seats available November to February every weekend, or book a private course with your crew! 
Starting at $190.00 CDN per seat.

AST 1 - GOLDEN BC

Private Group AST 1 Courses available this season for you and your crew of 4 or more. 
Book at $295.00 / student.

AST 2 - BANFF & LAKE LOUISE

Ready to explore the challenging and complex tours along the Icefields Parkway South and Lake Louise Group? Have a C9G AST 1 Certificate - Courses start at $545.00 CDN.

AST 2 - LETHBRIDGE & SOUTH ROCKIES

An AST 2 Course for our friends in Southern Alberta? You bet. Save the drive, beat the crowds and explore and learn in your home ranges this season. Rates from $795.00 CDN.

AST 2 - GOLDEN & ROGERS PASS

The Holy Grail of AST 2 Courses. Add two parts Selkirks, a dash of the Purcells... and a helicopter to taste. Game on. Seats from $1175.00 CDN (heli) or $925.00 (self propelled).

Cloud Nine Guides AST CONNECT+

AST CONNECT+

You've got your AST 1. Bridge the gap between to the AST 2 with our AST CONNECT+ Ski and Split Backcountry Touring & Education Days.
Seats from $139.00 CDN per day.

THE C9G COLLECTIVE - Meet our mountain guides

 

Todd Guyn - IFMGA Mountain Guide - Senior / Core Guide - Cloud Nine Guides
Simon Meis - IFMGA Mountain Guide - Senior / Core Guide - Cloud Nine Guides
Carla Demyen - IFMGA Mountain Guide - Core Guide - Cloud Nine Guides
Kevin Rohn - IFMGA Mountain Guide - Core Guide - Cloud Nine Guides
Phil Widmer - ACMG Guide - Core Guide - Cloud Nine Guides


 

Black Diamond Equipment is an Affiliate Supporting Partner of Cloud Nine Guides
Cloud Nine Mountain Guides are IFMGA Internationally Certified
Cloud Nine Guides is a Avalanche Canada Licensed Provider of the AST Curriculum

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