Leap into

Backpacking and Mountain Running

this Summer!



with a Guide!

Evolve your

Light & Fast style

on the Evolution Loop!

Treat yourself

to supported multiday

mountain adventure!

Add Porters

or Pack Stock

to your trip!

Lighten Up!

with an Ultralight Backpacking course.

Run the Alps.

Tour du Mont Blanc!

Mountain Skills Courses!

Winter Solitude.

Guided hiking, mountain running, fastpacking and backpacking trips to the Sierra Nevada, European Alps and Alaska

Backpacking and hiking in the “Range of Light” is a breathtaking experience. Excellent weather, world-class views, abundant wildflowers, and trails for every pace and schedule gives us the opportunity to accommodate nearly everyone. Trekking with Sierra Mountain Guides gives you the opportunity to explore the beauty and magnificence that makes the Sierra a worldwide destination. Our highly trained guides have extensive experience and bring proven leadership to your trip. We pride ourselves on providing safe opportunities to venture out and do something you may have never done before. Our guides are certified Wilderness first Responders and will go the extra mile to make you feel comfortable. They all share a love of the wilderness and enjoyment of people’s company. Let us show you what the “Range of Light” has to offer.

  • Running the Tour du Mont Blanc. Italian Val Ferret.

    Tour Du Mont Blanc – Mountain Running

    $2,700 Details
  • Neil Satterfield

    The Evolution Loop

  • P1040912

    Porters, Pack Support & Camp Assistants

  • IMG_2396

    Onion Valley to Mt. Whitney and Beyond!

    $1,435 Details
  • Half Dome from Clouds Rest

    Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite Valley

  • Ferrata Tridentina

    Italian Dolomites – Via Ferrata Hut to Hut

    $3,670$4,270 Details
  • Alpine running near Selden Pass.

    High Sierra Hut to Hut!

  • P1010202

    Fastpacking 101

    $440 Details
  • IMG_2358

    Custom Private Trail