Andy was born and bred in northern England and developed his early mountain skills in the Lake District and Snowdonia. Since discovering the joys of the Alps in 1999, Andy and his wife have explored much of the Western Alps, walking, running, cycling, ski-touring and snowshoeing. Since the late 1980s Andy has enjoyed leading others in the mountains and recently completed the in-depth training and assessments to become an International Mountain Leader.
Guides through Italy's Alta Via 1 trail along the Italian Alps, following the northern flank of the Aosta Valley from Donnas to Courmayeur. Clear mapping, itineraries and glossary.