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Welcome to Adventure Consultants

Adventure Consultants is a world-renowned mountain guiding company with a legacy of climbing expeditions to the world's highest peaks, and treks to the more remote corners of the globe.

We offer 72 expeditions, treks and wilderness journeys to the Himalaya, Antarctica, Arctic, South America, and the Seven Summits in addition to world class mountaineering guiding services and climbing schools in New Zealand and Europe with our IFMGA / NZMGA mountain guides.

Whether you are taking your first steps into the realm of the outdoors, or are a seasoned adventurer, we believe you will find the quality of the experience offered on an Adventure Consultants expedition second to none, and we invite you to contact us to discuss your next adventure.

Guy Cotter Adventure Consultants' mountain guides are qualified IFMGA / UIAGM Mountain and Ski Guides 
CEO Adventure Consultants
IFMGA Mountain & Ski Guide

Featured Trips

Three Peaks Nepal

 Dates: Nov 10 - Dec 5, 2016

BOOK NOW! Join us on the Three Peaks Expedition to climb Nepal's most popular trekking peaks - Island Peak, Pokalde and Lobuche East! This trip offers an opportunity to undertake a journey that covers a lot of terrain, enables you to make multiple ascents to a moderate elevation and provides an excellent introduction to Himalayan mountaineering.  

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Mustang Horse Trek, Nepal

Mustang Horse Trek
10 July 2014

Dates: Sep 1 - 19, 2016

BOOK NOW! Experience the stark and barren area of the middle Himalayas.  This unspoilt Forbidden Kingdom holds the last remnants of the true Tibetan lifestyle untainted by foreign occupation.  Join us as we journey by horseback into the heart of Mustang, Lo Monthang.
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European Summer Courses

CIMC for European Summer Album by Paolo Pieroni
02 December 2014

Dates:  Jun - Aug, 2016

BOOK NOW! Whether you're an aspiring climber with little or no experience, or an experienced alpinist looking to push your skills to a higher level we have a course for you!  Learn the basics on our Chamonix Introductory Mountaineering Course for those new to alpine climbing.  Consolidate and learn new skills while you make ascents on our Chamonix Alpine Climbing Course, ideal for climbers looking to broaden their skills. Or extend yourself on our Chamonix Advanced Mountaineering Course for those looking to take their climbing to the next level.


NZ Backcountry Skiing Course

Backcountry Ski Course, NZ
06 July 2014

Dates: Aug through to Sep, 2016

BOOK NOW! Join our Backcountry Skiing Course and learn how to make sound decisions in avalanche terrain.  Gain a recognised NZ Mountain Safety Council (MSC) Avalanche Awareness or Backcountry Avalanche Qualification. Essential skills for anyone looking to explore the backcountry by ski or snowboard anywhere in the world!
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 Jon Hind at sunrise on the Lobuche East summit day, Three Peaks Nepal Expedition 2009.  © Mike Madden  

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Cho Oyu 2016 - Underway

Cho Oyu 2016 Team in Ktm
01 September 2016
01 September 2016

31 Aug -  The AC Cho Oyu 2016 expedition is now underway.....


Mustang Trek 2016 - Kathmandu Bound

Stupa in Charang Villange Mustang
01 September 2016
01 September 2016

31 Aug - This long-awaited trip has just begun with our trekkers starting to arrive....


Elbrus 2016 - Summit Success!


1 Aug - A huge congratulations to Joss, Goce, Tim, Clint, Cathy, Noor, and Pedro......


Kilimanjaro 2016 - Exploring the Serengeti

Kili Safari - AC Truck
01 September 2016
01 September 2016

31 Aug -  Today the team awoke to the sun rising over the savannah....


Mt Gunnbjörn 2016 - Summit Success


6 Jun - The team landed safely in Akureyri on the 4th of June....


Everest 2016 - Parting Ways

 Colin O'Brady reaches the summit of Mt Everest, 19 May 2016, with Adventure Consultants. Colin is aiming to try and break the Explorers Grand Slam record - climbing the Seven Summits and both Poles in under 6 months. 

25 May - Last night, after a successful day of packing it was party time at the AC Camp....


Carstensz 2016 - Jungle Trek


17 Mar - The Carstensz adventure continues as the team made their journey from Suanggama to Sugapa by motorcycle to...


Sherpa Future Fund

If you would like to support of the victims and affected families of the Everest Base Camp Avalanche, please consider contributing to the Adventure Consultants Sherpa Future Fund. 
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