Swiss Guides in the Canadian Rockies

2013, documentary 30′, P: Counting Ants, D: Josias Tschanz

Around 1900, the Canadian Rocky Mountains were only seen as an obstacle. Thanks to the ingenuity and passion of generations of Swiss mountain guides, this is no longer the case. The legendary Swiss mountain guides have conquered the highest peaks on daring first ascents, bringing their alpine skills and expertise in mountain rescue and avalanche safety to Canada.