Llewellyn Murdoch

Lead guide

Llewellyn or Llew is an adventure enthusiast, Rock Climbing Guide and Mountaineer hailing from the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand!

From a young age Llewellyn was drawn to the power and beauty of nature and all its changing environments. This was how Llewellyn found climbing and how he fell in love with it. As a Professional Guide Llewellyn has worked in many outdoor roles in New Zealand and as a alpine/rock guide in the USA.

Llewellyn has a good eye for picking the right challenges, Looking after clients to the highest degree and leading the charge!

Llewellyn's personal climbing focuses on climbing long and varied routes. It Doesn't matter what the grade is,For Llew Quality is what counts.

Llewellyn has climbed technical alpine climbs and rock routes extensively throughout New Zealand and overseas. Expeditions to Ruth Gorge/Alaska, Chugach Range/Alaska, Patagonia/Argentina, Madagascar and Miyar Valley/Indian Himalaya as well as alpine, big wall and rock climbing in USA, Europe and Australia.

In 2017 Llewellyn and team mates on the "2017 NZAC Miyar Valley expedition" we awarded the "New Zealand Mountaineers of the year award" for their ascent of repeat of a route on Neverseen tower.


Callum Grant


Callum Grant is a registered NZMGA Climbing Guide with over 20 years experience in the outdoor industry.

Callum Started out guiding on the Franz Josef Glacier and has worked extensively with Adventure Consultants.

In his spare time Callum loves a trail on his bike on the local tracks, going climbing or playing music in his band.

Callum is also a passionate skier at Treble Cone and has an Avalanche Search Dog.

We have a small staff of on call guides whos "bios" will be uploaded shortly!