Classic Alpine Rock Climbs

The Sierra is famous for its alpine rock climbing on firm white granite in exhilarating settings. Our staff has over 100 years of combined experience in the Sierra and can knowledgably guide trips anywhere in this great mountain range. Scheduled here are a few of our favorite and most popular backcountry alpine rock climbs. These are not only a sampling of the Sierra’s finest, but are some of the most superb alpine rock climbs found anywhere.

All trips can be booked on custom dates too. Refer to our private climbs for rates. The climbing possibilities in the Sierra are extensive. If you are looking for something you do not see listed or want some more ideas, do not hesitate to contact our office!


Charlotte Dome
Crystal Crag
Keeler Needle
Lone Pine Peak, North Ridge
Mt. Conness
Mt. Dana, Third Pillar
Mt. Russell, Fishhook Arête
Mt. Sill, Swiss Arête