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First Light Guiding

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20 Aug 2018
“Highly recomend First Light Guiding to all!”
19 Aug 2018
“Great experience with First Light Guiding!”
Mountaineering in the New Zealand Southern Alps. Beginner, Intermediate, and advanced level courses. Mt Cook, Mt Aspiring, and other mountains in New Zealand Single and multi-day mountaineering trips
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
3 Turnbull Crescent, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 21 163 3030
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

I had the pleasure of doing a 5 day expedition with Gavin in April 2018. His communication and organisation were excellent right from the very start. During the trip, the fresh food was amazing and Gavins level of expertise in all areas was clear to...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

As a landscape photographer based in Sydney Australia, I started to explore New Zealand's high mountains 5 years ago. In this April 2018, I had explored Mount Aspiring - one of the most elegant mountains in the Southern Alps of New Zealand, with the guide...More

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Rostenier, Mountain Guide at First Light Guiding, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thanks for your kind words Yan. It was a pleasure to guide you and work to your photographic needs which is quite different to a standard ascent. It was pleasing to know that you achieved all your photographic goals, and we look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018

Don't ask me how the Cosmos works, I don't understand, all I know is that for the 5 days I spent four others at Plateau Hut above the Hochstetter Glacier surrounded by the spectacular peaks of the Aoraki/Mount Cook, I was meet physically, emotionally, mentally,...More

2  Thank Alistair M
Rostenier, Mountain Guide at First Light Guiding, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thanks for your beautiful words Alistair and for taking the time to explain your experience so well. We're glad you have learnt so much and grown in such a unique way. Here's to many great journeys together.

Reviewed 18 January 2018

Just returned from a 7-day, 1:1 climbing trip with Gavin of First Light Guiding in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park, NZ in Jan 2018. I've hired climbing guides in Europe, Africa, USA, and now NZ, and First Light Guiding was clearly the best client/guide experience I've...More

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Rostenier, Mountain Guide at First Light Guiding, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

It was a pleasure to climb with you Riley, and make best use of a very small opportunity with the weather. We look forward to your next visit

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