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California Ski Guides

is the sister company of SWS Mountain Guides, designed to give you the best of backcountry skiing and riding in California. Although the name may seem new (established in 2013), we have been around since 1981 and are one of the oldest ski guiding companies in California with ski venues from the Southern- Sierra Nevada to Mount Shasta. We bring a depth and variety of experience that few can match. California Ski Guides™ is grounded on the principle of providing a high-quality ski guide service throughout California. Click on the photo below for more information.

Avalanche Education 1

Certified Avalanche Education

Coulior Camp Skiers Sierra Nevada

Ski & Riding Camps - Sierra Nevada & Shasta

Mt Shasta Ski Descent

Ski Descents - Mt Shasta, CA.

Sierra High Route

Ski Hut Tours - Sierra Nevada, CA.

Lassen National Park Ridge Skier

Ski Mountaineering Courses - Lassen Park

North Lake Ski Hut

North Lake Hut Tour - Sierra Nevada

Still Have Questions? Give Us a Call!  888-797-6867


SWS Main Office: 
110 Alpine St., Mount Shasta, California 96067

Bear Valley Office &
Backcountry Ski Shop:

Across from the Lobby in the Bear Valley Lodge
P.O. Box 5104
265 Bear Valley Rd, Bear Valley, California 95223

Lone Pine Office:
120 South Main St., Suite 1.5, Lone Pine, California 93545