Here’s a list of all the rock climbing guiding companies located in New York:


Mountain Skills Climbing Guides Logo

Company: Mountain Skills Climbing Guides


Phone: 845-853-5450


Headquarters: New Paltz, New York

Specialties: Rock climbing, Ice Climbing, Mountain Climbing.

Summary: Mountain Skills was created to inspire and challenge climbers of all levels while fostering an awareness and appreciation of the natural environment.  


Alpine Endeavors Logo

Company:  Alpine Endeavors


Phone: 877-486-5769, 845-658-3094


Headquarters: Rosendale, New York

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Alpine Climbing and Mountaineering.

Summary: They are comprised of experienced, passionate climbers who are professionally trained guides and instructors. All of the guides are state licensed, skilled in wilderness medicine, and trained and certified by the American Mountain Guides Association.


High Exposure Climbing Guide Logo

 Company:  High Exposure


Phone: 1-800-777-2546


Headquarters: Armonk, New York

Specialties:Rock Climbing

Summary: HighXposure offers rock climbing instruction at the Shawangunk Cliffs just west of New Paltz, NY, only 90 minutes from New York City. Recognized as one of the outstanding climbing centers in the United States, the “Gunks” offer a wide variety of high quality climbing opportunities at every level from beginner to expert.



Company: Adirondack Mountain Guides


Phone: 518-576-9556


Headquarters: New York

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Snowshoeing and Hiking trips

Summary: A friendly, welcoming smile, positive attitude and an experienced guide with thorough knowledge of the area.



These companies also guide in New York  (but are not headquartered in New York):


Eastern Mountain Sports Logo

Company:Eastern Mountain Sports Climbing School


Phone: 800-310-4504


Headquarters: North Conway, New Hampshire

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Mountain Climbing

Summary: At Eastern Mountain Sports Schools. They offer climbing, kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking, and skiing programs for people of all ages at locations throughout the Northeast.At Eastern Mountain Sports Schools, they have been helping people like you try new things, learn new skills, and have more fun outside since 1968.


First Ascent Mountain School Logo

Company: First Ascent Mountain School


Phone: 719-304-6677


Headquarters: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Alpine Climbing, Ski Mountaineering

Summary: Based out of Colorado Springs, Colorado, First Ascent offers rock climbing and adventure trips to a variety of locales including the world famous Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak.


Ragged Mountain Guides Logo

Company: Ragged Mountain Guides


Phone: 203- 228-2311

Headquarters:  New Hampshire

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing

Summary: Ragged Mountain Guides is owned and operated by long time climbing instructor and guide Matt Shove. For over 10 years, Matt has provided guided climbs and climbing instruction to people of all ages and from all walks of life. We specialize in human powered adventures.



Did we accidentally miss anybody? Let us know in the comments, and we’ll make sure they’re put on the list!