Stewart Wheelhouse

Stewart Wheelhouse, a Welshman by birth, has spent the past 23 years leading adventures and expeditions throughout the world. He has traveled the length of Africa, written guidebooks on cycling through Europe, and led expeditions in Asia and Australia. A wonderful storyteller and traveling companion, Stewart spends his free time between trips exploring the backcountry trails of France and the Alps, and sailing the Mediterranean. When the northern hemisphere gets too cold, he migrates to Tasmania to spend his time sailing and fishing with his mates in the D`Entrecasteaux Channel.

Upcoming Trips:

Heart of Switzerland, July 2-10, 2016
Tour du Mont Blanc, July 15-22, 2016
Great Alpine Traverse, July 27-August 9, 2016
Tour du Mont Blanc, August 12-19, 2016
Great Alpine Traverse, August 28-September 10, 2016
Hiking the Tyrolean Alps, September 9-16, 2016

Client Testimonials:

Stewart was fabulous: knowledgeable, sensitive, funny, and loaded with charm. He was terrific. Sandy S., New York, NY
Heart of Switzerland
Stewart bring not only years of experience but an attitude that makes it just fun to be with him. Craig K., Sewickley, PA
Hiking in the Cortina Dolomites
Stu is a gem—consistently energetic, full of historic tidbits, always personable. Julie L., Harbour Island, Bahamas
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart was wonderful. He kept everyone laughing, but also fulfilled his responsibilities as a guide. I thoroughly enjoyed his company and completely trusted his skills. Linda S., Novato, CA
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart was always there with a wealth of information, historical facts, and country knowledge. His exuberant personality is a delight to be around. Barb C., Evergreen, CO
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart is very capable and experienced, and his humor and interactions with people add a lot to the whole experience. Rollie A., Fort Collins, CO
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart was really fun, cheerful, and patient. A true asset. Meg W., New York, NY
Tour du Mont Blanc
There was nothing that Stewart couldn't provide and it was obvious the client always came first. Mary L M., Sanibel, FL
Hiking the Tyrolean Alps
Stewart made the trip special for us. He was always available to help, provided history about the different areas we were visiting, and overall assured us that our issues were addressed. Jody R., Alpine, CA
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart was awesome—very entertaining and generous with his time and information. I throughly enjoyed my time with him. Stacy W., Wilmington, NC
Tour du Mont Blanc
Stewart was absolutely the nicest guide I've ever had with his laid-back humor, sense of calmness, and joy of being. Mary K., Sewickley, PA
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart had a great knowledge of the area's history and culture and was truly a fun person to spend some time with. Craig K., Sewickley, PA
Great Alpine Traverse
Stewart is a true professional, judged our pace and abilities, coached, "set up" each day so we knew what to expect. He is a pleasant, worldly companion but first and foremost he is a skilled trip leader. Elizabeth Smith, Boston MA
Tour du Mont Blanc
Stewart knows the Alps, the region, the customs. He always has a story and a smile. He kept everyone safe without being smothering. Anne Wilfong, Santa Maria, CA
Hiking the Haute Route