Northern Mountain Sport

Northern Mountain Sport (Ltd) are adventure specialists. We provide guiding and courses in alpine mountaineering, climbing and skiing throughout the European Alps and beyond. Formed by Tim Blakemore, an IFMGA British Mountain Guide, Northern Mountain Sport offer a personal, flexible and friendly service with client satisfaction as our priority. We offer guiding at all levels: from introduction to alpinism to grande courses throughout the year as well as cascade climbing, off-piste skiing and classic ski tours throughout the winter and spring . We hope can join in the adventure!

Tim Blakemore

Northern Mountain Sport (Ltd) is directed by Tim Blakemore. Since his teens Tim has been clinging to mountainsides and sliding down them in pursuit of fun and adventure. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Northern Mountain Sport gained throughout the world.... more>

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I love the variety of my work. I can be guiding a north face one week and skiing powder the next. My clients are as diverse as the arenas I work in and continue to inspire and enthuse me as I hope I do them. Mostly, I just enjoy getting out and having fun with others

Tim Blakemore

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Another month has flown by and looking back I'm always amazed, and grateful for, the variety of my work. A good example of this was not in fact a work day but a rare opportunity to get out with friends and family for a day's heliskiing. In trut... Read full blog>

After a few weeks of unsettled weather and at times tricky snow conditions it feels like the high mountain off piste and ski touring season has arrived; having to deal with a facetted layer early on, then slab on all aspects it's great to have... Read full blog>

January into February has been a hectic time for me for work, training and pleasure. My alpine work has continued to be constantly interesting and challenging and has been mostly on skis. I've toured a wee bit but only a few times high; once go... Read full blog>