Welcome to OnTop Mountain Guides | Mountaineering and Backcountry Skiing in Canada and Europe

OnTop is a small tour operator and mountain guide service specializing in courses and trips in mountaineering, rock & ice climbing, trekking and backcountry skiing in the mountains of Europe and Western Canada.

Our mountain guides are certified at the highest level (UIAGM / IFMGA) | Our groups are small | Our service is highly personalized.


Our trips consist of a wide selection of scheduled programs/courses as well private guiding and customized trips and range from non-technical treks to extreme mountaineering and climbing adventures, from introductory backcountry skiing trips and avalanche courses to technical ski descents and heli-skiing.

Wapta Icefields Glacier Trek

Canadian Rockies / Lake Louise / Banff National Park

3 Day Glacier Trek, Hut-to-Hut along the Continental Divide in Banff National Park

Cortina Dolomites Hut Trek

Cortina Dolomites Via Ferrata Hut Trek

Alps / Dolomites / Italy

Dolomites Via Ferrata Hut Trek “Best around Cortina”
3-6 Day trails and via ferrata in the most scenic ranges of the Dolomite

Haute Route Glacier Trek

Haute Route Glacier Trek

Alps: France & Switzerland

The Haute Route Trek in Summer:
7 Day Hut to Hut Trekking on Glaciers and Trails in the Western Alps from Chamonix to Zermatt


Oetztal Alps High Alpine Hut Trek

Alps / Austria

6 Days hut trek on high level mountain trails with cable protected sections and some roped glacier travel in one of the highest ranges of the Tyrolian Alps