Mt Whitney Guided Climbs

Summer Ascent

3 days / 2 nights

Mt Whitney Guided Climbs

Price per person


Our ascent offers a practical introduction to alpine climbing– providing Mt Whitney guided climbs via the Mountaineer’s Route (class 2-3) all summer. An excellent way to explore and climb the highest mountain in the Sierra Nevada. An ascent for the beginning mountaineer or intermediate backpacker who wants to ascend this peak adventurously. This route provides an uncrowded route, fantastic views of the East Face. SWS has been providing Mt Whitney guided climbs for over 40 yrs in the Sierra Nevada, great fun, and an exciting ascent of the highest peak in the lower 48 states. Note: NOT the Mt. Whitney Trail Route

Departure: Lone Pine, California
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
Skill Level: Previous hiking and backpacking experience required. No previous mountaineering experience is needed.
Group Size: 6
Guide to Guest ratio: 1:3

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“Thanks for a great trip. Tyler and Lonnie were excellent. All in all this was an excellent experience.” “We made it down, had a great time, and will definitely be looking to go on another trip with your company”

— Mt. Whitney Mountaineer’s Route —
Ray – Herndon, Virginia


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

Bear Valley Office:
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