Hi, I’m Paul and I am an Irish Mountain Guide based in Chamonix in the French Alps. I love the mountains…I love to introduce and inspire people of all ages and experience enjoy safe practice in the mountains and on the cliffs, giving them an experience and an understanding of what climbing, skiing and mountaineering have to offer. Bespoke guiding packages can be tailored to your ability and aspirations, allowing for flexibility in your itinerary and the opportunity to fulfil your dreams or to overcome personal challenges. Whatever it is you are after, my passion is to share my love of the outdoors with you through offering exciting trips and adventures, passing on my enthusiasm for these exhilarating pastimes, in a fun and enjoyable environment. I look forward to meeting you in the mountains!
Why choose Paul Swail
as your guide?
Quality is everything. So what makes a quality mountain guide? Safety, knowledge, enthusiasm, risk assessment, personality, confidence…a nice smile?! If you have aspirations of adventures in the mountains, you want to be confident that the guide you choose is right for you. Well, this is not just my day job. I am out enjoying the mountains every day, whether that is through work commitments or in my free time. I want to pass on my enthusiasm for the mountains in the safest environment possible, so not only have I spent years gaining the highest qualification possible in mountaineering, I can also offer genuine current insight into the world of mountaineering. You will end your days with a smile on your face having really earned your dinner! Top quality service, in amazing environments, based on exactly what you want.