Meet The Guides

Darren Farley 


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Darren Farley is an ACMG Ski Guide based out of Canmore, Alberta. In the winter Darren works as a Heli-Ski guide with Canadian Mountain Holidays and guides at various touring lodges. He is co-author of "Ski Trails in the Canadian Rockies" with Chic Scott. Darren spends his summers working with at risk youth at a drug treatment centre in Nordegg, Alberta.

Chris Girard ACMG SG

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Chris Girard lives in Cochrane, Alberta with his two children and wife Nadine. He has guided the last 7 years at Canadian Mountain Holidays and also earned turns guiding numerous trips for the Alpine Club of Canada. He is passionate about connecting people with the beautiful mountain wilderness, breaking down barriers and providing a safe place for guests to learn through valuable life changing experiences. In the summers Chris guides on the Athabasca Glacier.

Robbie Chmelyk ACMG ASG, TRCI

Robbie is an ACMG ASG who rocks the Splitboard based out of Calgary, Alberta. He shares times in the winter between guiding in Japan and in Western Canada with Baldface and Great Northern Cat-Skiing. Robbie spends his summer working industrial rope access in some of wildest places in Western Canada installing avalanche control systems and other large industrial projects to help keep us all safe.

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