Reach beyond yourself, be inspired by Sandy Allan


Sandy Allan is an experienced mountain climber, known worldwide for his vast experience in mountain guiding at all levels, as well as his knowledge in safety procedures both on and off the mountains. Sandy is well respected amongst the climbing fraternity, working alongside only other highly qualified and experienced mountain guides and Sherpas across Europe and Nepal.

Sandy AllanMore recently Sandy has turned his talent to writing and now has an acclaimed book “In Some Lost Place” giving his account of his ascent of Nanga Parbat’s Mazeno Ridge. The book is available in bookshops or online at Amazon or you can email Sandy direct to purchase signed copies ( His global mountaineering experiences also make for fascinating talks.

For further information on the following, please contact Sandy direct:

  • Private guiding and instruction. 
  • Safety support: film locations; commercial places outdoors and indoors requiring high/ steep access
  • Illustrated lectures and talks.

Whether you are looking for group and private guiding in the Scottish, Alpine and Himalayan mountains you are in safe hands with Sandy and his qualified associates in Team Ascent.