About Elements Guiding

Mark (Chadders) Chadwick owner and director of Elements Guiding brings a wealth of guiding, instructing and coaching experience. He has worked at UK National outdoor education centres for over 15 years in the Mountaineering, Paddle Sports, Ski and Rescue departments as well as working throughout the world climbing, paddling and skiing.

He holds the International Federation of Mountain Guides Association (IFMGA) certificate as well as the Winter Mountaineering & Climbing Instructor (WMCI) award; these are the highest levels of mountaineering qualifications recognised both internationally and in the UK. He has also been awarded a range of kayaking / canoeing, skiing and rescue qualifications.

Mark has a real passion for working and participating in the outdoors. He takes great pride in passing on his knowledge and experience whilst tailoring each program to the individual needs of those with him.

With Mark's credentials and knowledge base you can be assured of an educational, professional and enjoyable experience.

"I look forward to meeting you and sharing some incredible journeys."


Mark Chadwick