“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."
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.
Everest Base Camp
After leading trips in Nepal for decades we always come back to this trek as one that is an absolute 'must do' adventure. Following in the footsteps of all the legendary climbers heading to the base of the highest peak in the world is a memorable, rewarding and impressive experience for any outdoor enthusiast. Add it to your bucket list!
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!
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.
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.
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.
The Eiger is one of the most sought after summits in the Alps and a formidable challenge for any keen mountaineer. Located in the Bernese Alps of Switzerland, this is a major Alpine classic steeped in historic tales of heroic climbing. On this trip we climb via the Mittellegi ridge. Got what it takes?
Mont BlancJune - September From €2470
MatterhornJuly - September From €3790
Everest Base CampSpring and Autumn From €2150
Haute Route Ski TourMarch - May From €1750
Tour Du Mont BlancJune - September From €1895
Monte RosaJune - September From €2850
ElbrusJune - September From €2393
EigerJune - September From €3690
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.