Last week a number of enthusiastic kids took the Sawtooths by storm! The younger generation has always played an important role in what we do at SMG, and we believe building a lifetime passion for the outdoors can’t start too early. [more...]
Sawtooth Mountain Guides is cooking up some exciting new programs for this summer! Whether you hope to get deeper into the mountains or climb to their summits, we have a trip to help you get out and achieve your goals. Here’s what we have on tap:
A stormy late winter left a deep blanket of snow in the Sawtooths that has been slow to melt. But recent warm weather has melted a lot of the snow and many trail are open and passable!
Summer comes on slow in the Sawtooths – it can feel warm and sunny in the valley, but the high peaks are still locked in snow. So when does summer officially begin? For those of us at SMG, the official start to summer is our yearly guide training. [more...]
Early April began with new snow, a stable snowpack, and a back-to-back guided hut trips. Rare conditions like this are perfect for enjoying steeper terrain in powder, and that’s exactly what these groups were looking for. [more...]