Steve holds the prestigious International Mountain Leader Award and also the Summer and Winter Mountain Leader Awards.

He is a full member of the BMC, the MTA and the BAIML and also an adviser to Mountain Training UK&I and a UK representative to UIMLA.

Steve has travelled extensively on six continents and has a wide experience of mountaineering, trekking, safari, jungle, rafting and canoe expeditions.

He works with his own clients and travel companies and takes adults and children on amazing adventures around the world.

He has trained at and been assessed by Britain’s National Mountain Centres who are world class in the instruction and coaching of mountaineering professionals.

Steve is a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Accredited Expedition Assessor. He trains, supervises and assesses candidates on Bronze, Silver and Gold DofE Expeditions.

He is a Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, has an enhanced DBS disclosure and his own public liability insurance.



USA – February 2019

In February/March 2019 I undertake a big road trip – 5,000+ miles, 16 States, 4 time zones – across the USA from Florida to California.  I heading out from Orlando and up to Atlanta, Georgia Read more…

Nepal – December 2018

In December 2018 I lead a group of 34 people on the Everest Base Camp trek for Skyline Events. For photographs of this expedition see Nepal – Everest Base Camp Trek, December 2018 This expedition is Read more…

Nepal – October 2018

In October 2018 I lead an expedition to Island Peak for Adventure Peaks. All four clients summited. For photographs of this expedition see Nepal: Island Peak This expedition is arranged by Adventure Peaks

Russia – August 2018

In August 2018 I lead back-to-back expeditions for Adventure Peaks to the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic in Russia to attempt to summit Mt Elbrus, the highest peak in Europe at 5,642m. This is my third and fourth Read more…