ALTUS (Latin): High, Deep, Noble or Profound
Since 2012 Altus Mountain Guides has specialized in mind-blowing mountain adventures both locally and beyond. From our backyard in Squamish & Whistler, BC to peaks throughout Japan and Europe, our experiences are founded upon the assurance that our guests receive the pinnacle of quality. Care is dedicated to each unique goal and need from start to finish. We take great pride in teaming our guests with the best guides in the industry, all of whom are specifically chosen to facilitate their task at the highest level of performance.
Altus.run has been a long-awaited addition to the Altus Mountain Guides program. Born from our own passion for moving fast and light in the mountain as well as pushing our physical boundaries. Altus.run is build to bring our guests to engaging alpine running destinations locally and around the world. As a mountain guiding business, we understand the ins and outs of a safe and well-organized mountain trip and are bringing a top-down approach to running with safety being our paramount goal. Our running programs are lead by certified ACMG alpine, mountain or hiking guides who have a passion for wild places, and awesome people.
We have also teamed up with the accomplished ultra runner, adventure racer, and trainer Jen Segger to add a deeper level of running coaching and experience to the team.
Our goal is the offer well organized, supported, challenging running trips to the best places in the world.
Ranging from day trips in the local Sea to Sky area to week-long epics in the Patagonia backcountry we are concocting a range of trips for an experienced runner looking to take it the mountains.
Designed to give you the skills and confidence to take your running to the next level, both in performance and in difficulty of the objective. We offer 1 to 3 days camps focused on safety running in the alpine environment.