Born and Bred in the Yorkshire Dales, England.
Jonny is married to Kumari and has 2 girls Anneha and Fifi. They live and work in the Haute Tarentaise, French Alps, running their own ski business skivillaroger. They have lived there for 11 years in a 200 year old barn they renovated and made their home.
Jonny has always been into the Outdoors and joined the Outdoor Club at school age 11 fuelling his love for climbing, walking, canoeing, caving and camping.
He has a great interest in birds and wildlife.
At the age of 20 after achieving an apprenticeship within the Construction Industry Jonny had enough money to visit the Alps. Here he was introduced to big Mountains and they became his passion.
Jonny has skied and climbed extensively all over Europe
11 years ago Jonny & Kumari moved from England to France and Jonny completed his International Mountain Leader Qualification IML
Jonny guides Snow Shoeing in the Winter and Walking in the Summer. He also teaches Avalanche Awareness. walkthealps
He also holds a Remote Emergency Care First Aid Certificate.
When not walking or ski touring Jonny can be found on his road bike. He also has a passion for good food, good wine and traditional ales.