PROFESSIONAL MOUNTAIN GUIDING SINCE 1985.
Sawtooth Mountain Guides are your experts for climbing, hiking, backcountry skiing, and avalanche education near Stanley, Sun Valley, and Boise. Come experience the scenic Sawtooths and let us lead you on the perfect mountain adventure!
We have rock climbs and peak ascents for never-evers and hardcores alike.
From powder glades to open bowls to rock-lined couloirs, we have terrain for everyone.
The Sawtooth Mountains are a world-class hiking and backpacking destination.
We're fanatical about the mountains and eager to pass on our knowledge to others.
Our extensive permit area includes the Sawtooths, Lost River Range, Boulder and Pioneer Mountains, and the City of Rocks. From rock climbing to peak bagging, day hikes to multi-day backpacking…we have something to offer every age, ability, and appetite for adventure.
Our guides have a winning combination of talent, training, and experience. We are the only guide service in Idaho to be accredited by the American Mountain Guides Association and our professional guides have been providing quality mountain experiences for 30 years.
These guys are the real deal. Terrain is unbelievable. Guides are fun to hang out with. Might have to just come here every year. Can’t say enough good things about these guys.
The scenery was beautiful, the climb was fun, and the communication with staff was quick and easy. I would definitely do it again!!!
The entire experience was fun, challenging, personally meaningful. I came away feeling confident and incredibly proud of myself. I can’t wait to return for another adventure in the future!!
Sawtooth Mountain Guides is without a doubt one of the best guide services in the country. If you want the adventure of a lifetime, seek out these talented folks.
Trust this company to facilitate your outdoor adventure and prepare to be impressed! We had the BEST. TRIP. EVER.
Needless to say our two boys loved the trip. We created incredible memories that will last a lifetime. We hope to return someday!
No matter your skill level, a good mountain guide can always enhance the experience with local knowledge and helping you hone your abilities
The experience was more than we would have asked for. Great guides, with exceptional service. We hope to use them again.
Profile Lake below Thompson Peak was a refreshing respite from a hot hike. Spoiler alert: it’s cold
Staring at Idaho’s best chunk of granite never gets old #sawtooths #elephantsperch #climbidaho #climbing
Who’s hungry? Turns out everyone is after a day on the trail
In case you were wondering why they’re called the #sawtooths