IFMGA Guide In Iran

IFMGA MOUNTAIN GUIDE iRAN

Who is me : My name is Hamid Shafaghi and I’m the first and only IFMGA mountain and ski guide in Iran . I started climbing 22 years ago and have some significant climbs in my CV like Climbing the Trango Nameless tower through Slovenian route also many different technical climbs in French Alps like […]

Damavand

An article by : Hamid Shafaghi IFMGA Mountain and ski guide , Hamid.shafaghi@gmail.com www.Iranclimbingguide.com Mount Damavand Damavand is the highest volcanic summit in Asia . with the measured altitude of 5609 m ( recently measured ) , it’s one of the 7 volcanic project for tourists around the world . How Was Mount Damavand Formed? […]

skiing in Zagros

ski tour in Zagros

Zagros is one of the most wonderful desination for backcountry skiing in Iran also worldwide . Those endless mountains gives perfect opportunity to ski on remote and wonderful slopes . Watch this movie which is made by us from our tours in Zagros . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yy8LX1EBsmA&t=3s

Playground in Damavand !

Damavand area is one of the most popular area in Iran for Backcountry skiing . Although most skiers join in early spring for back country ski in this area , still it’s possible to try on it in winter . Damavand itself is a huge conical mountain in the area plus the wonderful northfaces around […]

Ski in Alborz

Ski touring in Alborz

An Article by : Hamid Shafaghi IFMGA mountain and ski guide in Iran , hamid.shafaghi@gmail.com What is Alborz massif  ? Alborz is a range of very high mountains in Iran ( almost all the highest summits in Iran lies in Alborz massif ) and it’s around 900 kms from west to east . There are […]

Backcountry ski in Iran

Ski tour Alborz

  Alborz massif with 900 kms of easy to serious mountains gives great opportunity to backcountry skiers to enjoy the beauty of the country . from nice and huge summits close to Tehran to tricky and remote summits in central and western part of Alborz to the highest summits in the Damavand area ( 4000 […]

Backcountry dreamland ?!

Are you dreaming to be the first one on a mountain ? Do you want to make your own painting on mountains ? Do you want to travel to remote but safe summits ? Well , we know all the answers . Don’t hesitate to ask us and we will give you all clues . […]