Established in 1969 by Peter’s father, Lou Whittaker, RMI Expeditions has built a 50-year legacy of guiding climbers on the world’s highest mountains. Since 1999, under Peter’s direction, RMI has grown into the largest mountain guide service in North America, leading more than 3,000 clients annually. RMI’s philosophy is centered around safe and enjoyable mountain experiences, a high level of client care, and being actively committed to responsible climbing and environmental stewardship.
RMI is an AMGA Accredited Business that outfits expeditions worldwide and has led well over 100,000 clients on climbing, trekking, and skiing adventures. The team of 60+ guides includes some of the world’s top mountaineers and are the firepower behind Bight’s gear development and testing process. Their collective experience and knowledge is the foundation that enables Bight to build truly authentic, mountain-crafted, end-user designed gear.