Mountain guiding

The activity of mountain guide is the gainful activity of one or more of the following activities on a permanent or temporary basis:

  • guiding people around mountains along paths and pathless terrains, guiding people on ski touring;
  • guiding people on climbs;
  • guiding people on glacier tours;
  • professional lessons in mountaineering.

A mountain guide is a person who performs the aforementioned activities professionally and is entered in the list of mountain guides with the Slovenian Mountain Guide Association.

Mountain guiding may be performed only by mountain guides.

Notwithstanding the previous paragraph, the following activities may be performed without a mountain guide:

  • guiding people around mountains along paths and pathless terrains where the use of rope techniques is not required;
  • guiding people on ski tours where securing the path in winter is not required.

To complete the offer in the course of peforming mountain, guests may be offered transport services, equipment rental and other similar services related to the aforementioned activities.

Conditions and evidence

Last updated: 04. 04. 2014