One of the incredible ways to enjoy the beauty of the Mountains and challenge yourself physically and mentally. The Mount Washington Valley offers several professional guide services that we recommend.

International Mountain Climbing School – https://www.ime-usa.com/imcs/
For over 30 years, IMCS has been guiding folks and teaching them the skills to be safe and proficient in the mountains. Mount Washington is our training ground, home of the ‘World’s Worst Weather’. And with world class climbing locations such as Cathedral Ledge, Whitehorse Ledge, Frankenstein Cliffs, and Cannon Cliff; we can teach you the skills you need to enjoy the mountains for years to come whether you’re a raw beginner or seasoned expert.

Chauvin Guides International – http://www.chauvinguides.com/
Marc will be your guide! With a diverse background in mountaineering, Marc began by hiking the Appalachian Trail in 1975 and soon after turned to technical climbing. In 1977, he completed a number of big walls in Yosemite including an early ascent of El Capitan’s Tangerine Trip. Marc then began guiding in his home state of NH and became the director of a local climbing school.

EMS Climbing Schools – https://www.emsoutdoors.com/
Eastern Mountain Sports Schools, has been helping people like you try new things, learn new skills, and have more fun outside since 1968. They offer climbing, kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking, and skiing programs for people of all ages at locations throughout the Northeast.

In addition to scheduled group lessons and guided adventures, EMS offers custom private lessons and tours for individuals as well as families, school groups, summer camps, university outing clubs, and company groups. Be sure to ask us about adaptive programs for adventurers with physical or mental disabilities, because the outdoors is for everyone!