Alpine Dreams Guiding

Alpine Dreams Guiding provides a personalised service to help you fulfil your goals and dreams.  We operate in New Zealand and Switzerland, offering quality trips in the mountains:

  • alpine climbing
  • ski / snowboard touring
  • avalanche courses
  • ski / snowboard mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • alpine skills courses
  • avalanche courses

We do our best to ensure you have a memorable experience.

Tim Robertson is a kiwi IFMGA mountain guide. He started guiding in New Zealand’s  Southern Alps in 2003. Recently he has spent six years guiding in Switzerland and has also led many expeditions in Nepal.   His laid-back kiwi manner, skills and mountain knowledge, along with legendary back country cooking, will insure you have a safe and memorable adventure.

Here are some of the trips you can do with Alpine Dreams Guiding (click for more info):

Ski Mountaineering New Zealand
Ski Mountaineering

Season: Aug - Dec
Riding level: Strong Intermediate +
Fitness level: moderate to very high
Duration: 3 - 5 days
Guiding: up to 1:4

Alpine Skills Courses
Alpine Skills Courses

Season: all year round
Technical difficulty: all levels
Fitness level: all levels
Duration: open
Guiding: Max 1:6

Ski Touring, With Mount Sefton In View
Ski Touring

Season: Jul - Oct
Technical difficulty: Intermediate +
Fitness level: moderate +
Duration: 3 - 5 days
Guiding: max1:4

Remarkables, Queenstown
The Remarkables

Season: almost year round
Technical difficulty: varies
Fitness level: moderate +
Duration: 1 day
Guiding: 1:1 or 1:2

Avalanche Safety Course
Avalanche Safety Course

Season: Jul - Sep
Technical difficulty: all levels
Fitness level: all levels
Duration: open
Guiding: Max 1:6

Climb Mt Aspiring
Climb Mt Aspiring / Tititea

Season: Nov - Apr
Technical difficulty: moderate to hard
Fitness level: moderate to high
Duration: 5 days or 7 days
Guiding: 1:1 or 1:2

Climb Milford Mountains With Alpine Dreams Guiding
Climb Milford Mountains

Season: Jan - May
Technical difficulty: moderate to hard
Fitness level: moderate
Duration: 5 days
Guiding: 1:1 or 1:2

Climb Aoraki / Mt Cook Summit Ridge
Climb Aoraki Mount Cook

Season: Oct - Apr
Technical difficulty: hard
Fitness level: high to very high
Duration: 6 days
Guiding: 1:1

Climb Mt Tasman With Alpine Dreams Guiding
Climb Mt Tasman / Horokoau

Season: Nov - Feb
Technical difficulty: hard
Fitness level: high to very high
Duration: 6 days
Guiding: 1:1

Tim Robertson, Mountain & Ski guide

Tim is one of the two principals in Alpine Dreams Guiding.  He is an internationally qualified mountain guide under the IFMGA/IVBV/UIAGM Association.  This is the highest qualification available for guiding alpine climbing, rock climbing and skiing, recognised world wide.  Tim has worked as a mountain guide and heli-ski guide since 2003 and as a IFMGA guide since 2011.

Mt Tasman Horokoau

Westland National Park

Milford mountains

Fiordland National Park

Mt Aspiring Tititea

Mt Aspiring National Park

Aoraki Mount Cook

Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park

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