Welcome to Aspire Mountain Journeys!
 
We  love to climb beautiful lines and ski perfect powder - but understand that the journey and the people are what makes the experience memorable.   
 
Rock, snow, ice and  mountains - we love them all.  Join us for your next mountain journey ... we always find a big smile at the end of the day.  
Check out our Backcountry Powder Ski/Snowboard
trips to Japan Winter 2016/2027!

Join us on one of our Mountain Journeys.  From a lifetime of travel - these are the places we love the most. 

 

Live life to its fullest now!

Rock Climb - Fall 2016
 
Squamish, Skaha or the Desert SW
$ Custom dates and Prices

 

Create a custom climbing day, weekend or itinerary.  From classic objectives in Squamish, learn to lead clinics in Skaha or scaling towers in the Desert - we can help you create the perfect fall climbing escape.

  

 

Climb in European Alps Aug/Sept 2016
 
Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, Dolomites
$ Custom dates and Prices
 

In Chamonix, France or Zermatt, Switzerland the access to majestic alpine climbs is unparalleled.  Join us for a classic climb of Mont Blanc or a custom training itinerary.

 

 
Girls on Ice - 
June/July 2016

Two great trips for high school Girls: in Alaska & on Baker - girlsonice.org

 

 

 

Hokkaido - Japan Powder Journey

 

Dec 30th - Jan 06th, 2017

$4200 cdn

 

 
Hakuba - Japan Powder Journey 
 
Jan 07th, 2017 - Jan 14th, 2017
$3950 cdn

 

Bring in the new year in style!  Join us as we indulge of the famous powder in Japan's mountains.  We'll explore north of Hokaido before journeying  the steeper mountains around Hakuba.  Every day will be an opportunity to enjoy Japanese culture - from fabulous food, trips to ancient temples to soaking in ancient hot-springs or onsens.  

Never stop learning.  

Participate in one of our mountain courses designed to empower you with the skills you need to take your

climbing or skiing

where you want it to go...  

Ladies - Glacier Travel and Skills Course 
Tbd, 2016
$225 cdn

 

This three day course is for strong female riders who want to learn how and when to rope up on glaciers, rappel into steeps, do simple and more advanced crevasse rescue.  A key part of this course is terrain assessment and developing the fine art of using the right tool, at the right time, in the right way.

 
Avalanche Safety
AST 1 - Tbd.  
$225cdn

We provide AST 1 and AST 2 courses.  These are the essential courses for anyone wanting to ski or ride in the back-country.

 
Back-Country Skiing / Riding

From custom packages to multi-day courses that travel through some of Canada's most popular destinations.

 
 
 
Alpine Climbing

Got a classic peak on your hit list but need to learn some skills to get there?  Want to develop solid skills of mountaineering and

alpinism so you can climb on your own? 

 

 
Rock Climbing

Whether it is learning to lead, mastering solid multi-pitch climbing techniques or working on developing your mental mindset for climbing hard.  We have a program for you.

 
 
 
 

 

 

Let us help you make that dream

journey a reality.  

 

We specialzie in adventure travel and mountain exploration in every corner of the planet.

Create a dream vacation

We love to travel to the most incredible places on the planet in pursuite of fun, adventure and personal growth.  

 

Many of our trips began with a dream and some curiosity.  I wonder what skiing the volcanoes of Chile would be like?  Can I sneak a week of skiing perfect powder in Japan after Christmas with the family?  I wonder if I could get a helicopter-drop into that range and ski tour for a week?

 

If you are looking for a new experience for your next vacation, to learn something new, be active, and enjoy the company of your friends? Want to mix in some yoga and biking with sport climbing in Kalymnos?  How about a wine and cultural tour with the family after climbing Mont Blanc?  If you can dream it - we will make it happen.   

 
Need inspiration? 

Here are some of our places we love.  Perhaps you see a trip or course that is intriguing - but the dates don't work?  Contact us and let us create a perfect trip for you.  

 

- Afghanistan's Whakkan or Panshir Mtns

- Andean volcanoes and peaks of Chile
- Japanese Alps or Hokkaido
- Alaska: Alaska Range, St Elias or Coast
- Antarctica
- Greece
- Desert of the SW: red rocks to dlight!
- Bugaboos
- Yoga / Climbing 
- Sailing / Biking / Wine tours
Recent Blog Posts
Alaska
Monarch Magic
Alaska Alpinism
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Mists of Aspiring
Perfect Z-drag
Kalymnos
Red Rock
Onsen

contact Aspire Mountain Journeys at:

cecelia.mortenson@gmail.com

778-266-0650