Willie Benegas

Willie Benegas

IFMGA Mountain Guide & AMGA Ski Mountaineering Guide with 13 Mt. Everest summits

Having earned his place amongst the world’s mountaineering elite, you’d be hard-pressed to find someone with a Himalayan climbing resume as impressive as Willie Benegas’. Among his accomplishments, Wille has summited Mount Everest an astonishing 13 times. A fully certified IFMGA Mountain Guide, AMGA Ski Mountaineering Guide, and co-owner of Benegas Brothers Expeditions, Wille has led over 20 Himalayan expeditions, has earned Climbing Magazine’s Golden Piton Award, and has also set speed records in Africa on Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Kenya.