Mountain Focus is a bespoke mountain guiding company owned by Mike Thomas. We have a strong focus on delivering personalised courses and building lasting client relationships. Taking time to understand our clients’ ambitions and motivations helps us work with them towards achieving their goals and fulfilling their potential in the mountains. Whether it’s giving people the skills and experience for independent climbing/skiing or guiding people to discover the climbs and descants they really enjoy, Mountain Focus can provide support to every level of ability.
We’re based in Chamonix in the heart of the Mont Blanc massif, which allows fantastic access to the French, Swiss and Italian peaks - providing many options for all abilities and conditions.
Mike Thomas is a fully qualified IFMGA guide and a member of the BMG- the highest qualification worldwide for climbing, mountaineering and off-piste skiing. He also holds the highest UK mountaineering instructor qualification MIC/ WMCI - giving him a strong background in teaching and coaching.
Mountaineering for the last 20 yrs, Mike has spent time climbing and skiing in America, the Himalayas, Europe and the UK. He has a life-long passion for adventure in the mountains with good friends. He’s been guiding and teaching clients in the mountains for 10 yrs across Europe and the Himalayas, with a strong emphasis on teaching skills - working at UK National Mountain Centre, Plas Y Brenin.
If you would like to start planning your next adventure or have any questions, please get in touch. The best way to contact is via email. We’re also very happy to offer any advice or information if you just have some questions. We look forward to helping you plan your next great adventure.