“The summit was like a dream. It was so overwhelming I began to cry with joy for making it to this magical world at the top of Europe.”
"I’d recommend Adventure Base 100%. I want to be an Adventure Base guide!"
"It is quite possibly the best most rewarding week I’ve ever had pursuing my passions."
"Really enjoyed the whole experience thank you!! Our little group was so much fun and the local guides were so amazing. Didn't want to leave!"
"Great trip to Kili with Adventure Base. They work with a local team who are just fantastic."
"Adventure Base. The name says it all. It is the perfect base for setting in motion, adventures in the mountains, and beyond, that you dream about! I was impressed by the quality of service and professionalism, and how the Adventure Base team makes sure you get the most out of the entire experience. I am looking forward to signing up with AB again very soon, for the 3rd time."
"I've been going on tours with Adventure Base for 5 years now and fully anticipate signing up with them next year too. The AB team is helpful, engaging, accommodating and professional, with a network of excellent guides. I consider the AB team my trusted friends in the Alps."
"AB are unequivocally the best. I don’t believe it could have been a better week, from the Chalet, to Jo the cook/cleaner/enthusiastic listener, to Olly the organiser, the other climbers (wonderful bunch) and most importantly the guides. A 10 out of 10 experience."
"Loved the trip to Toubkal thanks guys. No complaints from our group and we are already looking forward to the next adventure!"
Our Popular Adventures
Climb Mont Blanc (4810m) the highest peak in Western Europe. It’s a beautiful, imposing and highly sought after summit that sits at the roof of the Alps on the border of France and Italy. If your adventure juices are flowing, then keep on reading...
The Matterhorn is probably the most iconic peak out there in the mountains. Rising behind the charming town of Zermatt on the Swiss / Italian border this is a highly sought after summit for mountaineers and adventurers alike. Daring, dramatic and intimidating this is one of our favourite mountains to guide.
Climb Toubkal (4167m) the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains of Northern Africa. The range extends over 2,500km across Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia, separating the Atlantic and Mediterranean coastline from the Sahara Desert. Oh, and we even threw in a little 'R&R' in a Riad in Marrakech. We run the trip over 4 days with 3 nights accommodation, so it's easily manageable as a long-weekend getaway.
Everest Base Camp
After leading trips in Nepal for decades we always come back to this one as an absolute 'must do' adventure. Following in the footsteps of all the legendary climbers heading to the base of the highest mountain in the world is a memorable, rewarding and impressive experience for any outdoor enthusiast. Add it to your bucket list!
Elbrus is the highest mountain in Europe, one of the 7 summits and is perfectly suited for expedition style mountaineering. A great way to get a taste of what it's like mountaineering at 5642m above sea level.
Monte Rosa lies on the border between Switzerland and Italy and is one of the best kept secrets in the Alps. The highest peak of the range is the Dufourspitze (4634 m) which is the highlight of four peaks you climb on this stunning mountain adventure. Speak to any mountaineer whose taken this trip and they'll tell you how truly special it is.
Tour Du Mont Blanc
The Tour du Mont Blanc trek is an incredible opportunity to completely immerse yourself in the mountains and enjoy the natural beauty of the seven valleys that surround western Europe’s highest mountain.
Haute Route Ski Tour
The Haute Route ski tour has deservedly earned its reputation for being one of the worlds great ski adventures. Embark on an epic 6 day journey crossing spectacular glaciated terrain from Chamonix to Zermatt. Love your skiing? This is a must for you!
Northern Iceland Ski Tour
Iceland is a world-class destination for ski touring, backcountry skiing and ski mountaineering. The center of activity is the Troll Peninsula in northern Iceland with vertical descents of up to 1500m, thousands of peaks and slopes for all abilities with abundant snow fall make this a paradise for skiers and splitboarders.
Mont BlancJune - September From €2470
MatterhornJuly - September From €3790
ToubkalAll year From €690
Everest Base CampSpring and Autumn From €1985
ElbrusJune - September From €2393
Monte RosaJune - September From €2850
Tour Du Mont BlancJune - September From €1895
Haute Route Ski TourMarch - May From €1750
Northern Iceland Ski TourMarch - May From €2565
CORPORATE AND GROUP EXPERIENCES
We specialise in creating and delivering quality experiences in breathtaking environments for a whole variety of different groups. With decades of knowledge in adventure event management, we pride ourselves in bringing teams together to create lasting memories.
Founded by world renowned adventurer and 14 time Everest summiteer Kenton Cool, we've delivered some memorable experiences to some of the UK's leading companies.
YOUR NEXT BIG ADVENTURE
There's nothing we enjoy more than helping people explore and enjoy the mountains. That's why we spend all our time dreaming up and creating adventures for us all to enjoy. Why? Because life's better once you've been in the mountains, right?
Sometimes we all need a little nudge in the right direction. If you're new to the mountains or looking for something a little more bespoke then fill out our 'adventure builder' and we'll put something together for you.
A NOTE FROM OUR FOUNDER KENTON COOL
“Having led countless teams up and down mountains for over 20 years, I can truly say there is nothing quite like the bond formed during these experiences. It lasts a lifetime. I couldn’t be more confident in the service our operations teams and guides deliver, no matter how big or small your mountain objectives. We’ve worked extremely hard to build a company with pedigree, helped by decades of expertise, all the while doing everything with our trademark personal approach. We are looking forward to helping you enjoy the mountains with us.”
GUIDES WITH EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE AND 'OODLES' OF CHARISMA.
All the guides we work with are well known to us and handpicked for their ability, personality and experience. They've climbed mountains across the globe and led groups in some of the most stunning environments. The best thing about our guides is getting to know them on our trips and learning from their vast range of skills and knowledge. Consider them a mentor for all your future adventures!
WHAT MAKES OUR TRIPS SPECIAL? THREE KEY PRINCIPLES!
We believe the future belongs to those that do. That's why we build adventures in stunning environments, inspiring us to dream big and live more. Our trips are not easy, but the best things in life aren't.
Great teams, local culture, authentic experiences, quality adventures. It's these principles that make our trips memorable. We believe experiences are better when you can share them with someone else.
Save your effort for the Adventure. We’ll do the rest! We pride ourselves on getting the details right and your trip ready. After all, you've got an adventure to prepare for.