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



International Mountain Guides Logo 

Company: International Mountain Guides, LLC


Phone: 360-569-2609


Headquarters: Ashford, Washington

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Mountaineering, Ice Climbing

Summary: International Mountain Guides directors Phil Ershler, George Dunn, Eric Simonson and Paul Baugher organize and lead climbing, trekking and mountaineering expeditions around the world, from the classic climbs of the Alps and Andes to the 8,000m peaks of the Himalayas.



Mountain Madness Logo

Company: Mountain Madness


Phone: 206-937-8389, 800-328-5925


Headquarters: Washington

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Mountaineering,

Summary: Mountain Madness has achieved worldwide acclaim for excellence. And they continue to provide a wide range of trips for the first time trekker, all the way to those striving for an ascent of Mount Everest—and there is always a new cutting edge adventure waiting for those who join them year after year.



Peregrine Climbing Guides Logo

Company: Peregrine Expeditions LLC


Phone: 360-393-8098


Headquarters: Bellingham, Washington

Specialties: rock climbing, ice climbing, mountaineering

Summary: Peregrine Expeditions is a Back Country skiing, climbing school and guide service based out of Bellingham, Washington and Prescott, Arizona. Our objective is to connect as many people as possible to the natural world through athletic mountain experiences.


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


Company: Professional Climbing Guides Institute


Phone: 760- 937-3506


Headquarters: Bishop, California

Specialties: Rock Climbing, Mountaineering, Ice Climbing, Alpine Climbing, Hiking

Summary: Professional Climbing Guides Institute (PCGI) is a registered non-profit organization. Professional Climbing Guides Institute (PCGI) develops and governs nationally recognized training, assessment and certification programs for rock climbing instruction and guiding. PCGI programs are designed to serve current professional and aspiring rock climbing guides and rock climbing instructors, university/college rock climbing program leaders, youth program rock climbing leaders, climbing club/association leaders and recreational climbers seeking to improve safety and efficiency.


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