World Class Leadership
Venture Up was conceived in 1983 in Chamonix, France, home of the first winter Olympics in 1924, and gateway to where the French, Swiss and Italian alps meet. Venture Up founders began climbing there in winter when mountaineering in the Mont Blanc region was a "summer-only" sport. Over the years, Having traveled to 50 nations, Venture Up leaders have also been invited to speak at conferences worldwide. Venture Up has consulted with the governments of Nepal, India, China, Poland, Romania, Russia, Mexico and Chile on sports and tourism, and the importance of team work in sports and the workplace.
World Class Guiding & Instruction
Rock Climbing and Rappelling with Venture Up is fun and possible for all ages and abilities. Whether you're a first-time climber, making the transition from a climbing gym, Venture Up's experts will customize a program to develop your confidence and competence.
Rock Climbing Clients
Ernst & Young
McKinsey & Co.
Union Bank of Switzerland
U.S. Special Forces, Fort Bragg
U.S. Special Forces, Ft. Huachuca
Walt Disney Co.
Venture Up set the standards for commercial rock climbing in Arizona in the early 1980s. One of the first firms in the nation accredited by the American Mountain Guides Association, Venture Up's top-rated safety record and its safety practices exceed industry standards.