Ridgeline Guiding Services

Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, And Other Mountain Adventures In The Canadian Rockies!

Ridgeline’s professionally certified ACMG guides are happy to provide enjoyable mountain guided ice climbing and rock climbing experiences for all skill levels. Based in the heart of the Canadian Rockies (near Banff, AB). We offer private guided trips and training courses in the areas of: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Alpine Climbing, Mountaineering, Hiking, Scrambling, Via Ferrata Tours, Rescue, & Navigation. 

Whether you’re looking to learn a new sport, tackle a route on your tick list, or go on an extended climbing or backpacking trip, look no further, we’re here for you! If you already have a plan in mind, click Book Now and we’ll work with you to put your next adventure into action!  Otherwise, enjoy cruising through our site and Contact Us when you’re ready for adventure. 


Ensure professional quality service through internationally recognized ACMG certified guides.


Our guides have a broad spectrum of high level experience that spans many mountain ranges, cultures, continents, and industries.


Knowledge is the key to success. The mountains are our life and our guides have the secret local knowledge!

Mountain Training Courses

Enjoy the rewards of building your ice climbing foundation from the pros. From beginners to seasoned climbers, we have a course for you!

Join the vertical movement & learn how to rock climb with your friends and family this summer.

Alpine climbing is more technically involved than mountaineering. Check out our different classes this season.

Enjoy mountaineering with your family and friends in the beauty of the Canadian mountains!

Having the knowledge and skills to deal with tough mountain situations are a part of being a smart and responsible mountain traveler.

Navigation Training

Staying oriented and knowing how to navigate your way through the outdoor terrain is utterly important, we’ll teach you how.

Upcoming Courses

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Intro Ice Teaser (Half Day)

Nov 15 – May 15

smiling while ice climbing haffner

Full Day Ice Fun (1 Day)

Nov 15 – May 15

Intro to Ice Climbing (1 Day)

Nov 18, Nov 25, Jan 26

Dry-Tooling (1 Day)

Nov 17, Nov 24

Ice 1: Intro & Movement (2 Days)

Dec 8-9, Jan 5-6, Feb 2-3, Mar 2-3, Apr 6-7

Ice 2: Steep Ice & Top-Ropes(2 Days)

Dec 15-16, Jan 12-13, Feb 9-10, Mar 9-10, Apr 13-14

lead ice climbing chantilly falls

Ice 3: Lead Climbing (2 Days)

Jan 19-20, Feb 16-17, Mar 16-17

lead climbing cascade falls ice climb in Banff

Ice 4: Multi-Pitch Climbing (2 Days)

Feb 23

Adventures | Spaces Available!

Abbot Classic

27 Jun – 29 Jun
11,000ers from the historic Abbot Pass Hut. Surreal mountain views all day!

guided rock climbing in the Bugaboos

The Bugaboos

6 Jul – 10 Jul
One of the BEST alpine rock climbing venues in the world. Epic granite spires!

Mountaineering Classes

Fantastic Fay

9 Aug – 12 Aug
Experience the mountains high above majestic Moraine Lake!

Rainbow in mountains

Swiss't Up

31 Aug – 3 Sep
Near Rogers Pass in Hermit Meadows we’ll explore nearby peaks!

Private Guiding

Multi-Pitch rock climbing involves going up multiple rope lengths which offers amazing views.

Canada has some of the best ice multi-pitch routes in the world!

Summit the classic peaks of the Canadian Rockies.

If you’re looking to do a hike or scramble and are unfamiliar with area, we have you covered.



Thank you for visiting our site and taking the to time to send us a message. We looking forward to planning our next adventuring together!

(403) 679-9665


Canmore, Alberta, Canada

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