8. 7. 2019

Short Rope Testing

We tested short rope belay options. We compered testing results with…
1. 9. 2018

Luka Stražar – new IFMGA mountain guide

On 27.8.2018 our member Luka Stražar passed the final exam on his way to becoming an IFMGA-certified mountain guide. We offer Luka our sincerest congratulations and […]
1. 9. 2018

Latok I

Aleš Česen, Tom Livingstone and Luka Stražar congratulated for the ascent after seven fairly intense climbing days, under the north wall of Latoka 1 and went […]
13. 6. 2018

10th Lifetime Achievement / Piolets d’Or 2018 Career award

The members of the Slovenian Mountain Guides Association are very proud of our mountain guide Andrej Štremfelj, the winner of the 10th Lifetime Achievement Piolet d’Or. […]
30. 1. 2018

Be Part of the Mountain

Members of the ZGVS are supporting the ALPARC campagin Be Part of the Mountain. During winter in the Alps, the life functions of animals slow down. […]
11. 11. 2017

Falls on Via Ferratas – video

During the mountain guides’ training seminar held on 21 October 2017, we tested and demonstrated various on via ferratas using different equipment. We used an 87-kg […]
2. 11. 2017
Ama Dablam - summit

Ama Dablam 6812 m -Summit

Mountain guide Franc Pepevnik Aco reached  the summit of Ama Dablam this morning (Nepal Local Time). Congratulations! See also Ama Dablam 2017.
12. 10. 2017
Ama Dablam

Ama Dablam 2017

The Ama Dablam 2017 mini expedition, lead by mountain guide Franc Pepevnik – Aco, has just departed for Nepal. Their goal is the SW ridge of […]
4. 7. 2017

SMGA partners with

With the purpose of promoting mountain activities and certified mountain guides in Slovenia, Slovenian Mountain Guides have entered a partnership with global booking platform […]
18. 5. 2017

2017 IFMGA spring general assembly & International mountain guides climbing competition

The Slovenian Mountain Guides Association was extremely pleased to host the IFMGA general assembly and 2017 international mountain guides climbing competition in Slovenia during the previous week. Both […]