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    Alpine Tours

    GUIDED ALPINE CLIMBS

    IN THE SIERRA NEVADA, ALASKA, CANADA, SOUTH AMERICA AND THE EUROPEAN ALPS

    We are proud to offer an unparalleled selection of alpine programs in the very best locations of the world. Each of our alpine programs has been carefully calibrated with its venue to yield only the highest quality and most rewarding results. Our alpine guides are trained and experienced to the highest possible degree for the trips we offer which gives us a great margin for success on challenging objectives.

     

    Our talented instructors are not only experienced educators and communicators, but expert practitioners eager to teach you the skills to take your own trips to the mountains. The alpine realm captivates the imagination and the spirit. Those adventurous climbers who find that very thin line between earth and sky know that it is worth every deliberate step, and every crisp, cold gasp of thin mountain air. Discover the high and wild alpine realm with Sierra Mountain Guides!

    Current Alpine Tours

    The 3rd Pillar is pitch after pitch of classic Yosemite climbing on stellar granite with awesome views of Mono Lake.
    1 Day
    This avalanche awareness ski tour is for those who have completed an AIARE Level 1 or Level 2 Course.
    1 Day
    This one day avalanche rescue course is designed for AIARE 1 alumni and is a great way to kick the snow season into gear.
    1 Day

    Alps Trilogy

    $4710
    This is the Grand Tour of the High Alps.
    12 Days
    Bear Creek Spire is one of the best summits in the Sierra.
    2 Days
    Perched high above the small town of Aspendell, Cardinal Pinnacle stands out like a granite lighthouse.
    1 Day
    Chamonix Classics is designed for skilled and experienced alpinists who want to climb alpine snow, rock, ice and mixed terrain on some of the most classic and famous routes in the world.
    9 Days
    Charlotte Dome remains pristine and wild, despite being listed for decades as one of Steck and Roper's “50 Classic Climbs of North America.”
    3 Days
    The king of the Minarets. Simply one of the best climbs of its grade in the Sierra.
    3 Days
    For a great day out, or some awesome Alpine training, Crystal Crag has something to offer everyone.
    1 Day
    Custom guided alpine climbing is all about going where you want, when you want, and with who you want. 
    1 Day +
    There is no better way to be introduced to the skills required to climb snow safely and efficiently.
    1 Day
    Our two-day introductory ice course is perfect for the first time ice climber and/or mountaineer looking to expand their skills.
    2 Days
    A two-day advanced course geared towards those with previous ice climbing experience who are ready to take the next "mono point" step.
    2 Days
    The Incredible Hulk is striking and begs to be climbed.
    3 Days
    The Italian Dolomites have left an historic legacy on the climbing world as one of the early standard-setting alpine rock climbing venues.
    7 Days
    A Via Feratta adventure unlike any other!
    7 Days
    The North Ridge of Lone Pine Peak is a remarkable granite ridge climb.
    2 Days
    SMG guides have been offering guided climbs of the Matterhorn since 2002!
    5 or 7 Days

    Merriam Peak

    $2530
    We offer a 3-day standard and 4-day porter supported itineraries.
    3 or 4 Days
    Mt. Conness is the jewel of Eastern Yosemite National Park, which has a very different alpine nature than the domelands of adjacent Tuolumne Meadows.
    1 Day
    The Dana Couloir is an excellent introduction to Sierra alpine ice climbing.
    1 Day
    This is one of the rare, accessible alpine day climbs of the Eastern Sierra.
    1 Day
    Mt. Humphreys towers over the Bishop Basin 10,000 feet higher than the valley floor.
    1 or 2 Days
    As Mt. Whitney’s neighbor Mt. Russell often gets overlooked, but this granite giant has dozens of world-class routes to choose from.
    3 Days
    Climb Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the 48 states, by a classic technical rock climb from the East.
    3 Days
    Climb the highest mountain in the lower 48 states.
    3 Days
    Climbing Mount Whitney in winter is a big undertaking.
    4 Days
    Mt. Russell is right next door to Mt. Whitney and an amazing way to summit both incredible peaks.
    4 Days
    A classic linkup on the Yosemite frontier.
    1 Day
    North Peak hosts some of the most reliable and accessible alpine ice in the range.
    1 Day
    Climb the Palisades from a basecamp near the Palisade Glacier in a 5-day format!
    5 Days
    Climb the Palisades from Palisade Basin on the Southwest side in a 5-day itinerary!
    5 Days
    Climb the Palisades Ridge from Thunderbolt Peak to Mount Sill, tagging five iconic 14,000+ foot Sierra peaks, with a high bivouac on the ridge.
    4 Days
    If you want to enjoy the wild mountains in comfort and style, consider adding some support to your trip.
    1 Day +
    A 6-day packer and cook supported pilgrimage to the heart of the Southern Sierra, Sequoia National Park, and some of the best alpine rock climbing in the entire range.
    6 Days
    This five-day seminar is based in the spectacular Sawtooth Range where we will learn the skills to climb the big peaks in all conditions.
    5 Days
    Raise your mountain awareness, snow travel, and winter survival skills in the high mountain environment.
    2 Days
    When describing Temple Crag the late pioneer Norman Clyde wrote,” It is doubtful that there is a more beautiful and striking  ‘crag-mountain’ in the Sierra.
    1 Day +
    This 6-day mountain run circumnavigates the highest peak in the European Alps over 100 miles and 30,000 feet of elevation gain.
    6 Days
    This five-day intensive skills seminar is based in the Eastern Sierra.
    5 Days