We hold commercial permits in many of California’s best climbing locations Mt. Whitney to Mt. Shasta with access to several other favorite venues along the way. We also have more than 28 years experience conducting international expeditions, treks, and adventures from Kilimanjaro, Aconcagua, Elbrus, Machu Picchu, African Safari, Nepal Expeditions, Everest Treks, Morocco, Russian Adventures and More!
Customized Ski & Snowboard Adventures
Fresh tracks are earned not given. Get out with some of the very best guides in the country for your custom skiing adventure. From the steep couloir skiing of Sequoia National Park and the Eastern Sierra to the Cascade volcanoes of Lassen National Park and Mt. Shasta we guide a wide range of terrain and skill levels. From an intro to backcountry touring to complex ski mountaineering we can help create the perfect backcountry winter adventure.
SWS Mountain Guides also has extensive experience with organizing trips for all types of group organizations including: Private School Groups, Summer Camps, Adventure Medical Groups, United States National Guard, Corporate Clients, United States Marines, United States Army Reserve, United States Forest Service, California Department of Wildlife, Fund Raising Organizations, as well as Private Individuals and Groups on all levels.A.X.E. – Adaptive eXtreme Expeditions
SWS is proud of our long history of helping everyone we can to achieve their goals. Includes assisting adaptive climbers to find their way to the top. Adaptive climbers might consist of blind, amputee, or climbers with T.B.I. or other special considerations. For almost a decade we have been helping climbers with these, and other challenges reach their summit.
SWS has developed its own internal adaptive training system to prepare guides to work with a climber with special needs. Our training based on work done thru the PSIA, AASI, and other professional programs that we have been able to apply to mountain guiding. We have spent the last three decades refining our programs for the best success possible.
If you or someone you know wants to climb and requires an adaptive guide, please call our office – 888.797.6867 – and discuss with Tim, JB or Neil to find how we can help you.
We have three decades of experience working with military, veterans, state, and corporate groups as well as private climbers, skiers, or hikers who wish to put together that special trip, the course of instruction, or expedition you have been dreaming about. You only need a group of three or four to schedule a course with your private guide priced at our regular prices. Private instruction and guiding with one or two requires a custom price quote. Contact Tim, David, or “JB” for a personalized quote for your group. Just give us a call at 888.797.6867 or request a quote below.