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Welcome to the website of UIAGM mountain guide Victor Saunders and associates.

We specialize in organizing expeditions to the Himalayas, Andes and the Karakoram.
We also provide private ski guiding services, ski-tours and safaris, and ice climbing courses.

Thin Air Adventures logo In association with Thin Air Adventures Ltd, we also run alpine adventure weeks for schools. For more information visit the website,, or email us at:


You're a pretty good skier but you've never actually climbed a mountain? Fancy ice-climbing or rock climbing? How about an introduction to off-piste skiing and ski-touring?
ice climbing, Alps Taster packages for all kinds of climbing and skiing and for all levels of ability.

Summer alpine package includes: mountaineering, rock climbing, and ice-climbing.
Winter alpine package includes: ice-climbing and/or off-piste skiing, ski-touring, ski
   safaris (take it easy, take a lift).

For more information about packages,

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EVEREST - catch up on dispatches and Victor's blog.

Whole team summits Cho Oyu, Tibet.

Success on Trango, Pakistan.

EVEREST - Victor summits for second time!

Successful expedition to Mount Vinson, Antarctica
- pictures available in the gallery.

Report about earthquake disaster relief in Pakistan from Dr Iqbal Ahmed in the archive.

4 summit on Ama Dablam, Nepal.

FIRST ASCENT of Tsha Tung (5995m), Tibet.
- expedition report and photos.

Read Victor's blog at for more information.