Sierra Mountain Guides currently has limited office hours due to COVID-19. We’ll return your call or message within a couple of days. Our guiding operations are closed until further notice. We are accepting trips for summer and fall. Thank you for your understanding, we look forward to getting in the mountains with you in the future!

Welcome to SIERRA MOUNTAIN GUIDES

FREEZE TIME

ENLIGHTEN

Your perspective

EARN YOUR TURNS

in world-class Eastern Sierra backcountry!

ROCK

the High Sierra alpine!

ELEVATE YOUR EXPERIENCE

in the High Alpine!

SAVVY UP

with an Avalanche Course
this season!

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Sierra Mountain Guides is dedicated to connecting people to the mountains.

We provide high-quality mountain experiences in the Sierra Nevada and premier mountain destinations worldwide, in a friendly, competent, professional, service-oriented, environmentally responsible, and culturally sensitive style. We specialize in ski mountaineering, backcountry skiing and snowboarding, rock climbing, ice climbing, alpine mountaineering, avalanche education, all forms of backpacking, and mountain running.

“Thank you for visiting our website!
We look forward to providing you with a mountain experience of a lifetime.”

Sincerely,
Howie Schwartz and Neil Satterfield
SMG Owners & Directors
IFMGA/AMGA Ski and Mountain Guides

Connecting people to the mountains. 

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