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Daily from 8:30am to 6:30pm at Alpine Endeavors starting May 7, 2013
Welcome to Alpine Endeavors.

We are an AMGA accredited guide service based in the Gunks (Shawangunk) and Catskill mountains of New York, operating daily throughout New York and Connecticut.

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

We offer professional climbing instruction and guiding to climbers of all ability levels for rock climbing, ice climbing, alpine climbing and mountaineering. In addition to our climbing services, we offer guided hikes and snowshoe outings in our local areas, navigation skills, team building events, and wilderness medical courses. If you are interested in climbing a specific climb, or looking to improve your technical skills, climbing ability, or general outdoor wilderness skills, we can help you reach your goals.


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First Descents Rock Climbing Adventure

First Descents Rock Climbing Adventure is a five day long climbing adventure in the Adirondacks, NY

SUNY rock climbing day Free


A day of climbing for a SUNY New Paltz students with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio for the first date (Top-rope Climbing), and 2:1 for the second date (multi-pitch climbing). Climbers enrolling in the second date need to have some previous climbing experience. Typical day meets at 9am and ends around 5pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc..
You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.


Seneca Rocks, West Virginia - party of 2 $845Purchase required to enroll

Seneca Rocks offers many classic routes, and we provide a low climber-to-guide ratio to allow our guests the opportunity to climb as many classic routes as they can.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. Rates are per person in a party of two. Transportation, meals, and lodging options are not included.

Catskill Ice Festival - Catskill Tour $150Purchase required to enroll

Catskill Tour - Take a tour of some of the Catskill locations as you climb at a few locations during the day. We may even to go some NEW areas.
Limited to 8 participants on a 2:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

Catskill Ice Festival - Basic Ice Movement $150Purchase required to enroll

Basic Ice Movement - New to ice climbing, never ice climbed before? We will introduce you to the techniques needed to ice climb.
Limited to 12 participant on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

Catskill Ice Festival - Steep Ice Techniques $150Purchase required to enroll

Steep Ice Techniques - Ice is always steeper than it looks. Learn some handy skills & techniques to help keep you calm and cool and fight off the screaming barfies.
Limited to 8 participant on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

Catskill Ice Festival - Intermediate Ice Movement $150Purchase required to enroll

Intermediate Ice Movement - For those who have climbed some ice, but not ready to move on to the grade 5's. We will introduce you to the techniques needed to climb effortlessly and efficiently.
Limited to 12 participant on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

Catskill Ice Festival - Mixed Climbs & Dry Tooling $150Purchase required to enroll

Mixed Climbs & Dry Tooling - What to do when the ice runs out, or starts a ways up there... Learn the many different ways to climb rock with your ice gear.
Limited to 8 participant on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

Catskill Ice Festival - Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue $150Purchase required to enroll

Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue - Looking to climb Rainier, the Cascades, Denali or in other glaciated areas? Brush up on your glacier travel skills. We'll cover methods for tying-in, crampons and ice axe skills, and hauling systems and crevasse rescue skills.
Limited to 12 participant on a 6:1 climber-to-guide ratio. Limited technical equipment provided, see gear list for what you will be expected to have.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

Catskill Ice Festival - Backcountry Day in the Ravines $150Purchase required to enroll

Backcountry Day in the Ravines - Climb at one of the backcountry areas in the Catskills. Bushwhack in, climb, rappel, bushwhack out. A full day of activity and adventure.
Limited to 8 participants on a 2:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event - Slide shows are free!

AMGA SPI Instructor Refresher - GUNKS $100Purchase required to enroll

For current instructors of the AMGA SPI instructor pool, a refresher is required every two years.

FCC Guest $115 per appointmentNo purchase required to enroll

Red Rock two day private $1,495Purchase required to enroll

Van transport No purchase required to enroll

Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing Full Day - Private $315 per appointmentFrom $243 per visit with Frequent Climber Card 13-pack passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A one-on-one day with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rock Climbing Half Day - Private $210 per appointmentFrom $175 per visit with Frequent Climber Card - half day 6 pack passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A one-on-one day with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you're looking for. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.


Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of Two $210 per appointmentFrom $210 per visit with Gift Certificate - One Person in a Full Day Party of Two passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a party of two with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of Two $155 per appointmentFrom $310 per visit with Gift Certificate - Party of Two - Half Day passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a party of two with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person




Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of Three $175 per appointmentFrom $146 per visit with Frequent Climber Card - Party of Three passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a party of three with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of Three $135 per appointmentFrom $146 per visit with Frequent Climber Card - Party of Three passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a party of three with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of Four $150 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a party of four with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of Four $120 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a party of four with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Rock Climbing, Full Day - 5 participants $150 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a group of 5 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Rock Climbing, Half Day - 5 participants $120 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a group of 5 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Rock Climbing, Full Day - 6 to 9 participants $130 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a group of 6-9 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person.


Group Rock Climbing, Half Day - 6 to 9 participants $105 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a group of 6-9 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person.

Group Rock Climbing, Full Day - 10 to 13 participants $120 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a group of 10-13 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person.


Group Rock Climbing, Half Day - 10 to 13 participants $95 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a group of 10-13 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Rock Climbing, Full Day - 14+ participants $110 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of climbing for a group of 14+ participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person.


Group Rock Climbing, Half Day - 14+ participants $85 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A half day of climbing for a group of 14+ participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day runs just under 4 hours from when you meet.
We offer two options:
Morning Session - 9am - 12:30pm
Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Introduce a Child to Climbing! Full-Day $35 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Introduce a Child to Climbing!

Alpine Endeavors would like to encourage and allow everyone to introduce rock climbing to their children. Scheduled guests can have up to 2 kids (12 years old and younger) accommodate them for only $35* per child. We even provide kid's helmets, harnesses, and shoes.


Introduce a Child to Climbing! Half-Day $35 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Introduce a Child to Climbing!

Any adult who is scheduled to climb can bring a child (4 to 12 years old) with them for only $35.

Restricted to one kids specialty program per day and limited to a party size of no more than 2 adults and 2 kids - program does not apply to group programs. If your party will consist of more than 2 adults and 2 kids, regular rates apply. This program is not permitted to guests rock climbing at Mohonk.


Rock and Roll - combo day of rock climbing and mountain biking in the Gunks $215Purchase required to enroll

Rock and Roll Combo
Experience more of the Shawangunks and join us on a day of rock climbing and mountain biking.

This adventurous day is open to participants of all ability levels.
We provide all the necessary technical equipment - helmets, harness, rock shoes, ropes, etc for climbing and helmets and mountain bikes for the ride.

A typical day will start out on the cliffs for a half day of rock climbing where we'll review the basics and get you climbing routes that you're comfortable with as well as some harder routes to challenge you some. After the climbing, we'll get on the mountain bikes and explore some of the great vistas and waterfalls on anyone of the miles and miles of carriage roads.

This program has a two person minimum

Trail Blazers Climbing Program - Outdoor Rock Segment Free

This segment is for the 2-day outdoor rock climbing component of the BKBTrailBlazers Camp.

Marathon Day - Private $425 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Marathon days - specialty days ranging from 9 to 12 hours.
IE - A long day in the Gunks climbing one route at each of the different cliffs in the area (Near Trapps, Millbrook, Peterskill, Lost City, and the Trapps) with the average hiking distance is approximately 11 miles. Another example would be a day to Wallface in the Adirondacks, etc. Marathon days are limited to a maximum of two people, with previous climbing experience required.

Marathon Day - Party of two $315 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Marathon days - specialty days ranging from 9 to 12 hours.
IE - A long day in the Gunks climbing one route at each of the different cliffs in the area (Near Trapps, Millbrook, Peterskill, Lost City, and the Trapps) with the average hiking distance is approximately 11 miles. Another example would be a day to Wallface in the Adirondacks, etc. Marathon days are limited to a maximum of two people, with previous climbing experience required.

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Private $450 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.


Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Private $305 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.


Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of Two $310 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of Two $235 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of Three $270 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of Three $215 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of Four $255 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of Four $190 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of 5 $255 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of 5 $190 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of 6 - 9 $225 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person
Guide:climber ratio is no greater than 4:1

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of 6 - 9 $190 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person
Guide:climber ratio is no greater than 4:1

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of 10 - 13 $195 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for full day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person
Guide:climber ratio is no greater than 4:1

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of 10 - 13 $170 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your own private guide for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person
Guide:climber ratio is no greater than 4:1

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Full Day - Party of 14+

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your group and their own private guides for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person
Guide:climber ratio is no greater than 4:1

Sky Top @ Mohonk Rock Climbing Half Day - Party of 14+ $135 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Experience Rock Climbing at Sky Top with your group and their own private guides for half day!

Sky Top is the most dramatic view on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Its prominent face and stone tower stand out boldly along the northern ridge and can be seen for miles from the valley below. Sky Top is home to over 300 documented rock climbs, many of which are sought-after classics to Gunks climbers, routes such as: Lakeview, Strawberry Yogurt, Petie’s Spare Rib, Sound and Fury, Foops, Supercrack, Grey Face, Jekyll and Hyde, Pilgrim’s Progress, and more.

* Rates are per person
Guide:climber ratio is no greater than 4:1

Rock Climbing Half Day - Open Group $125 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

This half day program is for anybody who wants to learn how to rock climb. If you have little or no climbing experience, or are a gym climber looking to learn what outdoor rock climbing is like, this is for you.

Group program rate - $125 per person (three person minimum)

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

Gunks Two Day Climbing Adventure $395Purchase required to enroll

Two days of rock climbing in the renown Shawangunks for a party of two with your own private guide. We provide climbing instruction for all abilities, from basic climbing skills to more advanced techniques. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs that best suit you and your ability.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc..
You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

*Minimum of 2 participants needed to run.
In the event of a single booking, participant may choose to transfer to another date, accept a refund due to cancellation, or pay $170 additional for a solo outing

Three Day Gunks Climbing Adventure $475Purchase required to enroll

Experience the Gunks!

This three day event will give you a great tour of what the Gunks have to offer.

Three full days (9am - 4pm)

Limited to 12 participants
4:1 Climber:guide ratio (3 person minimum)
All technical equipment, day passes, included!

Shawangunk Hike and Climb Combo - group Free

Enjoy a hike and/or scramble from the Mohonk Preserve to Minnewaska State Park to rock climb.

Gunks Rock Weekend - Top Roping Anchors, Part 2 $150Purchase required to enroll

Top Roping Anchors, Part 2 - For climbers who are interested in getting out on your own top-roping, we are offering two, one-day clinics covering the skills you need to build natural and/or bolted top ropes.

This is part 2 in a 2 part series. You can choose to take part 1 the day before in the GRF, or at another prior date of you choice with us.

Part 2 will include: review and more practice of anchor building, rappelling off the anchor, ground management, belay skills.

Limited to 8 participants on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.

Big Wall Skills $205 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Big Walls focus on two key skills: aiding a traditional climb (how you get the rope up) and ascending the lead line (how you clean it). With those two skills, climbers can expand their range of accessible goals and set out on climbs they wouldn't normally try free climbing. They will open up new adventures on longer climbs and steeper walls.

Participants will aid a trad climb and ascend using both steep and low-angle methods. Various aid tools and techniques will be discussed, along with options and gear for rope positioning.

Required gear: harness, helmet, stiff soled approach shoes or boots
Recommended gear: 6-8 locking carabiners, 2 x fifi hooks, two etriers (aid ladders), two ascenders, two daisy chains, traditional gear rack (cams and stoppers), slings and carabiners

This is based on a minimum of two participants. Rates are per person.

Indoor to Outdoor Transition $165Purchase required to enroll

Gym to Cliff Intermediate Rock Skills - For climbers who have some previous experience climbing indoors and want to take it to the next level outdoors. We'll show you more of the skills you need to climb more efficiently, introduce you to traditional gear and how to clean it, knots for anchoring, basic rope management, rappelling with a back up, and provide you with as much rock climbing as possible

Limited to 8 participants on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.

Sky Top Sunday $260Purchase required to enroll

Join us at Sky Top on our "Sky Top Sunday" and enjoy the great climbs, low crowds, and incredible grounds of Mohonk.

This program allows up to 4 climbers per guide, any technical equipment needed will be provided (helmet, harness, shoes).

Rates based per person grouped in a party of four.

Party of two and private options available at an additional fee.

BC's Climbing Gym outdoor day $99 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Join BC's Climbing Gym in New Paltz for a day of outdoor rock climbing in the Gunks!

We'll provide any technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, shoes, and ropes, as well as the guides. Day passes to the park are not included.

Boulder, Colorado Rock Climbing, Private, 3 days $1,495Purchase required to enroll

Three days of rock climbing in Boulder, CO, with your own private guide, climbing in the Flat Irons and/or Eldorado Canyon

Rates* are for a private outing for three days (and are based on another guest scheduling days prior or post to the dates scheduled).
If you would like to have someone join you, please contact us for the party of two rate.

Rates Include:
Guide fees
Permits & day passes
Ground transportation

*If no one else books in the nearby timeframe, rates will be an additional $500 to cover the remainder of guide expenses.

Rock Climbing Full Day - Private - Non FCC Saturday $295 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

This is for only for Frequent Climber Card holders who want to schedule a one-on-one day with your own private guide on a Saturday - FCC's are not valid for Saturday climbing.


You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc.. You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rock Climbing Escape- train, transport and lunch $215Purchase required to enroll

For this day out, we'll pick you up at the train station in Poughkeepsie, NY, at 8:38 am drive you to the climbing location - grabbing a sandwich on the way - and return you to the station afterward around 5pm for the 5:45 pm train. Lunch and all technical equipment needed for the day is provided.
You'll need to bring water, snacks and clothing suitable for the weather.

*This program has a required minimum number of 2 participants to run. Rates are per person


Learn to Lead Climb Weekend - Rock Climbing $375Purchase required to enroll

This is a two day program designed to introduce you to the skills and supervised practice for those climbers looking to learn how to lead rock climbs.

Two person minimum
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

*Mohonk Preserve discount does not apply.

3-Day Adirondack rock climbing - private $1,195Purchase required to enroll

Three days of rock climbing in the Adirondacks, with your own private guide, climbing in the Keene Valley, NY, area and possibly Poke-o-mooshine.

Rates* are for a private outing for three days, if you would like to have someone join you, please contact us for the party of two rate.

Rates Include:
Guide fees
Permits & day passes
lodgjng at the Keene Hostile

*this trip does not include any remote climbs or climbs requiring more than the usual day of 9am-4pm. Long days and remote climbs are possible but we will need to discuss the objectives and additional fees.

3 Day ADK Rock Climbing - party of two $850Purchase required to enroll

Join us for three days of rock climbing in the Adirondacks, climbing in the Keene Valley, NY, area and possibly Poke-o-mooshine.
Rates* are for a private outing for three days as a party of two with your own private guide.

Rates Include:
• Guide fees • Permits
• Hostel/cabin style lodging for 3 nights

*this trip does not include any remote climbs or climbs requiring more than the usual day of 9am-4pm. Long days and remote climbs are possible but we will need to discuss the objectives and additional fees.

Private 1:1 ratio available for an additional fee.

NH-Rock Climbing - Three and a Half Days - private Purchase required to enroll

Join us for three and a half days of rock climbing* in the North Conway, NH area with your own private guide. The areas where we will climb can vary from areas such as: crags along the Kankamangus Highway, Cathedral Ledge, Franconia Notch, Cannon Cliff, etc., all dependent on conditions and your climbing experience. This trip is for guiding and permits only. You will need to provide transportation, lodging and meals for yourself and your guide.

Rates are based private guide, if you want to have someone join you, please contact us for a party of two rate.


*this trip does not include any remote climbs or climbs requiring more than the usual day of 9am-4pm. Long days and remote climbs are possible but we will need to discuss the objectives and additional fees.

Rock Climbing with Transport from New Paltz $175Purchase required to enroll

For this day out, we'll meet you and provide transportation from Rock and Snow in New Paltz NY, at 9:00 am drive you to the climbing location - and return you to the shop around 4pm. Transportation from/to the store and all technical equipment needed for the day is provided.
You'll need to bring lunch, water, snacks and clothing suitable for the weather.

*This program has a required minimum number of 4 participants to run. Rates are per person

Acadia Rock Climbing - private $1,995Purchase required to enroll

2 Day ADK Rock Climbing - Party of Two $650Purchase required to enroll

Join us for two full days of rock climbing in the Adirondacks.

We'll base out of and climb around Keene Valley, NY, Lake Placid, and/or possibly Poke-o-mooshine.
Rates* are for a private outing for two days as a party of two. Private bookings are available for an additional $245 fee.

Rates Include:
Guide fees
Lodging in the hostel or Alpine Club Hut for 2 nights (the night prior to the start and one night between the two days)
Transportation up and back possible - please contact us to discuss that.

*this trip does not include any remote climbs or climbs requiring more than the usual day of 9am-4pm. Long days and remote climbs are possible but we will need to discuss the objectives and additional fees.

Outdoor Climbing Camp $595Purchase required to enroll

10 - 17 years old

Five full days (9am - 4pm)

Limited to 12 participants
4:1 Climber:guide ratio
All technical equipment, day passes


Wharton PAWLA Purchase required to enroll

This is a two day, overnight program that will include camping one night, hiking between 4-7 miles, and rock climbing and/or rappelling.

Adirondack Rock Climbing Party of Two - Full Day; prior night arrival $250 per appointmentNo purchase required to enroll

A full day out with a party of two with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. A typical day meets at 9am and ends around 4pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, rock shoes, rope, etc..
This trip is designed to have you and the guide arrive the night before and either camp out or stay at a hostel or BnB (lodging rates are not included). If you are camping, please remember to bring your camping gear and personal items along with lunch and water for the day while you are climbing.


Cochise Rock - 2 day, party is 2 with NMS Free

This is a trip with Northwest Mountain school, through Alpine Endeavors’ permit with Coronado national forest.

New York Social Network Rock Climbing Day Free

This is a special rock climbing event for New York Social Network members. It includes transportation from the Poughkeepsie Train Station to the climbing area, and back, and also included park day passes and loan of any technical gear for the day. Event is limited to 7 participants.

Ice Climbing

Ice Climbing Full Day - Private $315 per appointmentFrom $243 per visit with Frequent Climber Card 13-pack passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A one-on-one day with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. Typical day meets at 9am and ends around 5pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Ice Climbing Full Day - Party of Two $210 per appointmentFrom $210 per visit with Gift Certificate - One Person in a Full Day Party of Two passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of ice climbing for a party of two with your own private guide. We can provide ice climbing instruction for all abilities, from basic ice climbing skills, mixed techniques, to leading. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and ice climbs you want.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Ice Climbing Full Day - Party of Three $175 per appointmentFrom $146 per visit with Frequent Climber Card - Party of Three passA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of ice climbing for a party of three with your own private guide. We can provide ice climbing instruction for all abilities, from basic ice climbing skills, mixed techniques, to leading. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and ice climbs you want.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Ice Climbing Full Day - Party of Four $150 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of ice climbing for a party of four with your own private guide. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and ice climbs you want.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Ice Climbing - Full Day - 5 participants $150 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of ice climbing for a group of 5 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want. Typical day meets at 9am and ends around 5pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Ice Climbing - Full Day - 6-9 participants $130 per appointmentNo purchase required to enroll

A day of ice climbing for a group of 6 to 9 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want.

Typical day meets at 9am and ends around 5pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Ice Climbing - Full Day - 10-13 participants $120 per appointmentNo purchase required to enroll

A day of ice climbing for a group of 10 to 13 participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want.

Typical day meets at 9am and ends around 5pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Group Ice Climbing - Full Day - 14 or more participants $110 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A day of ice climbing for a group of 14 or more participants with your own private guides based on a 4:1 ratio. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and climbs you want.

Typical day meets at 9am and ends around 5pm.

We provide all the technical equipment needed - helmet, harness, boots, crampons, ice tools, rope, etc..

You'll need to bring personal gear and lunch.

Rates are per person

Ice climbing - program day $150 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Get out with others looking to ice climb.

Ice climbing - program day Learn what's needed to ice climb, or hone your skills more.
Open to those with no experience and climbers who have climbed ice a few times in the past.
We will introduce and/or review you to the techniques needed to ice climb and set up routes to challenge you.
Limited to 12 participant on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.

Ice Climbing - Learn to Lead $375Purchase required to enroll

A two day program designed to introduce you to the skills and supervised practice for those climbers looking to learn how to lead ice routes.

Ice Climbing Escape- train, transport and lunch $215Purchase required to enroll

For this day out, we'll pick you up at the train station in Poughkeepsie, NY, at 8:38 am drive you to the climbing location - grabbing a sandwich on the way - and return you to the station afterward for the 5:45 pm train.
Lunch and all technical equipment needed for the day is provided.
You'll need to bring water, snacks and clothing suitable for the weather.

*This program has a required minimum number of 2 participants to run. Rates are per person

Catskills Two Day Ice Climbing Adventure $398Purchase required to enroll

Two days of ice climbing for a party of two with your own private guide. We can provide ice climbing instruction for all abilities, from basic ice climbing skills to mixed techniques. You can move at your own pace an cover skills and ice climbs that best suit you and your ability.

*Minimum of 2 participants needed to run.
In the event of a single booking, participant may choose to transfer to another date, accept a refund due to cancellation, or pay an additional $212 for a solo outing

ice Climbing with Transport from New Paltz $175Purchase required to enroll

For this day out, we'll meet you and provide transportation from Rock and Snow in New Paltz NY, at 9:00 am drive you to the climbing location - and return you to the shop around 5pm.
Transportation from/to the store and all technical equipment needed for the day is provided.
You'll need to bring lunch, water, snacks and clothing suitable for the weather.

*This program has a required minimum number of 6 participants to run. Rates are per person

Smuggler’s Notch Ice - 3 day Private $1,295Purchase required to enroll

Smuggler’s Notch is one of Vermont’s premier areas for ice climbing. Located in the Green Mountains between Stowe and Jeffersonville, VT, it offers single to multi pitch ice and alpine style routes for up to 4 pitches. The alpine routes are similar to those on Mount Washington with less of the approach.

Rates include your own private guide; loan of any technical equipment; permit fees; and lodging in a local hostel or air BnB. Transportation is not included but is possible, please contact us for more info.

Route options over the three days are all dependent on conditions and your climbing experience.

Smuggler’s Notch Ice - 3 day Party of Two $995Purchase required to enroll

Smuggler’s Notch is one of Vermont’s premier areas for ice climbing. Located in the Green Mountains between Stowe and Jeffersonville, VT, it offers single to multi pitch ice and alpine style routes for up to 4 pitches. The alpine routes are similar to those on Mount Washington with less of the approach.

Rates include your own private guide; loan of any technical equipment; permit fees; and lodging in a local hostel or air BnB. Transportation is not included but is possible, please contact us for more info.

Route options over the three days are all dependent on conditions and your climbing experience.


ADIRONDACKS GOTHICS ADVENTURE - Private $1,295Purchase required to enroll

Join us for a unique Adirondack experience this winter. We’ll start off with a day of ice climbing in/around Keene Valley, then pack and prepare for the 3 mile ski or snowshoe in to John Brook where we’ll stay in the Peggy O’Brien camp. There we’ll enjoy serenity and solitude of winter from the comforts of a heated cabin. Good food and good times will have us packing up that evening for a winter ascent of Gothics’ North Face (conditions permitting), or for those who aren’t that experienced at ice, the Cables Route. After the climb we’ll return to the cabin to relax and enjoy a hot meal. The following day we’ll ski or snowshoe out to the trailhead.

Rates include your own private guide; loan of any technical equipment; permit fees; and lodging in a local hostel or air BnB. Transportation is not included but is possible, please contact us for more info.

ADIRONDACKS GOTHICS ADVENTURE - Party of two $795Purchase required to enroll

Join us for a unique Adirondack experience this winter. We’ll start off with a day of ice climbing in/around Keene Valley, then pack and prepare for the 3 mile ski or snowshoe in to John Brook where we’ll stay in the Peggy O’Brien camp. There we’ll enjoy serenity and solitude of winter from the comforts of a heated cabin. Good food and good times will have us packing up that evening for a winter ascent of Gothics’ North Face (conditions permitting), or for those who aren’t that experienced at ice, the Cables Route. After the climb we’ll return to the cabin to relax and enjoy a hot meal. The following day we’ll ski or snowshoe out to the trailhead.

Rates include your own private guide; loan of any technical equipment; permit fees; and lodging in a local hostel or air BnB. Transportation is not included but is possible, please contact us for more info.


Hiking & Snowshoeing

Guided Hike - Full Day - Private $225 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Let one of our experienced guides show you what the area has to offer. From waterfalls, to rock scrambles, to mountain vistas, we can show you some incredible places up here and have fun getting there and back.

Enjoy a full day of hiking, lasting up to 8 hours.

Guided Hike - Half Day - Private $150 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Let one of our experienced guides show you what the area has to offer. From waterfalls, to rock scrambles, to mountain vistas, we can show you some incredible places up here and have fun getting there and back.

Enjoy a half day of hiking, lasting 3 to 4 hours.

Guided Hike - Full Day - Party of Two + $125 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A guided hike for a party of two or more for a full day (5-8hours)

Guided Hike - Half Day - Party of Two + $85 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A guided hike for a party of two or more for a half-day (up to 4 hours).
*Rates are per person

Guided Snowshoeing Hikes - Full Day - Private $235 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Don't hibernate this winter - get out and see how beautiful it can be.

Experience full day snowshoe hikes lasting up to 8 hours.

Guided Snowshoeing Hikes - Half Day - Private $160 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Don't hibernate this winter - get out and see how beautiful it can be.

Experience half-day snowshoe hikes lasting up to 4 hours.

Guided Snowshoeing Hikes - Full Day - Party of Two + $135 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Don't hibernate this winter - get out and see how beautiful it can be.

Experience full day snowshoe hikes lasting up to 8 hours.

Rates are per person.

Guided Snowshoeing Hikes - Half Day - Party of Two + $95 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Don't hibernate this winter - get out and see how beautiful it can be.

Experience half-day snowshoe hikes lasting up to 4 hours.

Rates are per person.

Guided Hike/Scramble - open group $85 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

A guided hike/scramble for a party of two or more for a half-day (up to 4 hours).
*Rates are per person

Devil's Path Three Day Backpacking Trip - Catskills, NY $650Purchase required to enroll

Backpacking the Devil’s Path

  • Backpack the Catskill Mountain’s notorious Devil’s Path trail.
  • Summit five of the 35 Catskill peaks with 15,000’ elevation gain and loss total over three days.
  • Built for the athletic adventurer looking for the ultimate weekend challenge.
  • All meals included - except powdered energy drinks and energy bars
    • snacks are provided but if you have a preference and would like to bring something, please make sure it is small, lightweight and will easily fit into a shared bear canister

Enticing hikers from around the world to New York's Catskill mountains with its reputation for grueling ascents and descents; the Devil’s Path continues to grow in notoriety and has become a must do trail for outdoor enthusiasts . Considered by many to be the most difficult trail throughout the east coast, this adventure is built for the adventurous and experienced backpacker. The 25 mile backpacking through trip on the Devil’s Path is broken up over three days with each day providing unique challenges and rewarding vista views of the Catskills and surrounding area. Led by our experienced guides you will conquer the exposure of cliff bands and brave steep summits; hiking, and sometimes scrambling your way through the path over the next summit and to the final descent on this trail named for the devil.


Cross-Country Skiing - Minnewaska State Park Free

An introductory day of cross country skiing at Minnewaska State Park.

Guide Training

AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Course $525Purchase required to enroll

The SPI is a 5-day program that we offer with the AMGA. It is comprised of a three-day (27 hour) training course and separate two day (18 hour) assessment. This course will train you in the proper ways of setting up and instructing a group while working in single pitch terrain (including top-roping and leading single pitch routes). It provides a high level of the many needed skills and techniques which allow you to handle the situation with confidence and skill. This course is for those who work as instructors or guides at guide services, climbing gyms, outing groups, camps, schools/colleges, etc. as climbing instructors now, or for climbers who are interested gaining the proper international skills to become one.

AMGA SPI Assessment $350Purchase required to enroll

The SPI Assessment is a program that we offer with the AMGA, it is comprised of a two-day (16 hour) assessment. Upon successful completion (with valid first aid and CPR dependent on distance) , the individual is granted certification for three years through the AMGA to operate in single pitch terrain including both top-roping and leading single pitch routes.

Rates include AMGA processing fee and day passes

Dates are chosen to avoid weekends at busy times to allow the best possible routes for the program. Weekdays are less crowded which gives you more time on the best location choices.

AMGA SPI Assessment Volunteer Free

Climb for free with a guide for a day!

We are looking for six people to participate in day of rock climbing in the Gunks, free of charge* for day two of the final assessment days.

The day will consist of beginner to low-intermediate climbing with a guide candidate on routes from 5.2 to 5.7 under the supervision of an AMGA Certified Rock Instructor and Rock Guide.

*day passes are not included. They are required and are the responsibility of each participant.

AMGA Climbing Wall Instructor Course and Exam $300Purchase required to enroll

The Climbing Wall Instructor Program (CWI) was introduced in 2007 to certify professionals who teach in an indoor or artificial wall environment.

It's comprised of a 20 hour course and assessment split up over two to two and a half days.

Outdoor Skills

Wilderness First Aid and WFR-recert $215Purchase required to enroll

Wilderness First Aid and WFR-recert*

This is a two day SOLO Wilderness First Aid course and meets the requirements for the Wilderness First Responder re-certification*.
Accidents can and do happen on ropes courses, along country roads, or in the backcountry, and all too often members of a group are not capable of dealing with the emergency. Not only does this lead to improper care of the patient, but it also endangers the entire group. Be prepared for your next outing.

* There is a separate test and additional $15 fee for the WFR Recert. Please let us know in advance if you are recertifying your WFR.
** CPR can be offered on Saturday evening. There is a minimum required and an additional $35 per person fee.


Navigation Skills $145 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Land Navigation for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Group program rate - $145 per person (two person minimum)
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

CPR $35Purchase required to enroll

Catskill backpacking intro and overnight Purchase required to enroll

Technical Programs

How to Top Rope $350 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

For climbers who know the basic climbing skills and want to be able to get out and climb on their own, top roping is the next step.

Group program rate - $350 per person for both days ( two person minimum)
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

*Mohonk Preserve discount does not apply.


Rock Climbing - Open Group $160 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

This is for anybody who wants to learn how to rock climb. If you have little or no climbing experience, or are a gym climber looking to learn what outdoor rock climbing is like, this is for you.

Group program rate - $160 per person (two person minimum)
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

*Mohonk Preserve discount does not apply.

Intermediate Rock Climbing Skills $170 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

For climbers who have some previous experience and want to take it to a higher level, we'll cover the skills you need on single-pitch to multi-pitch routes.

Group program rate - $170 per person (two person minimum)
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

*Mohonk Preserve discount does not apply.

Lead Climbing Skills $170 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Lead climbing requires a lot of skill and techniques.

two person minimum
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

*Mohonk Preserve discount does not apply.

Self Rescue Skills $170 per classA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Self rescue skills are a must for all lead climbers, and should be known by all climbers (leaders and followers) who climb long routes, especially in remote areas.

Group program rate - $170 per person (two person minimum)
Program rates are only applicable to the dates listed on the calendar. If nothing is listed or you are interested in scheduling a day outside the listed dates our regular rates apply

Includes all necessary equipment & day passes

*Mohonk Preserve discount does not apply.

Womens Specialty Clinics - Gear Placement and Anchor Building $25Purchase required to enroll

Women's specialty clinics-anchor building and gear placement.

This is a Trad leading clinic for women with Julie Seyfert-Lillis covering gear placements and anchor building as well as methods to belay off the anchor - learn the most up-to-date techniques and/or refine the skills you already have.

Limited to 6 people per clinic

Trips & Events

Junior Climbing and Adventure Camp $340Purchase required to enroll

For climbers 6-9 years old*
Consists of 3 days: Two half-days & one full day

Limited to 8 participants
*a parent must be present

Climbing and Adventure Camp - Introductory $595Purchase required to enroll

10 - 17 years old

Five full days (9am - 4pm)

Limited to 12 participants
4:1 Climber:guide ratio
All technical equipment, day passes

Climbing and Adventure Camp - Intermediate $595Purchase required to enroll

10 - 17 years old

Five full days (9am - 4pm)

Limited to 12 participants
4:1 Climber:guide ratio
All technical equipment, day passes

Climbing and Adventure Camp - Multi-pitch Seminar $395Purchase required to enroll

Designed for participants who have participated in our Intermediate Climbing Camp, or have ten or more days of climbing experience under their belt

Ages 12 - adult

Two full days (9am - 4pm)

Limited to a maximum of 8 participants
2:1 participant:guide ratio
All technical equipment and day passes provided.

Mount Washington & the Presidential Range, White Mountains, NH $975Purchase required to enroll

Join us for a four and a half day adventure in the White Mountains. We'll meet you in New Paltz on Friday morning and head up to NH, staying at a hotel that evening, then head up on the mountain for three days and three nights, driving back early Tuesday. On the mountain we'll cover winter mountaineering and/or ice climbing skills and do a winter ascent of Mount Washington.

*Rates are based on a two person minimum. A private rate is available upon request.

Mount Washington and the Presidential Range offer numerous options for alpine climbing and mountaineering: winter summit climbs, the Presidential Traverse, technical ice routes in Tuckerman's or Huntington's ravines, technical rock climbing in Huntington Ravine, and more.

North Cascades - Alpine Climbing at its finest! $1,895Purchase required to enroll

North Cascades - Alpine Climbing at its finest!

Join Alpine Endeavors in the North Cascades for some great alpine adventures.
Open to climbers of who can rock climb 5.6 and above, and have general backpacking skills.

Rates listed are based on a party of two. Private bookings available and subject to an additional $600 fee.


Mount Rainier Kautz Glacier $2,495Purchase required to enroll

This is our private ascent of Mount Rainier! We are allowed 4 guests and 2 guides under our special permit.

Rates include:
• all guiding fees
• dinners on the mountain
• technical & group equipment (such as ropes, tents and cooking gear)
• ground transportation (to and from Sea Tac)
• *lodging the first night at the historical and incredible Longmire or Paradise Lodge and last night at hotel near Seattle (based on double occupancy)

Adirondack Adventure - Roger's Rock $280Purchase required to enroll

Enjoy the unique experience of Roger's Rock in the Lake George region of the Adirondacks.
The only way to access the 500' cliff is to paddle out 30 minutes on the lake.
Roger's Rock offers climbs for all ability levels - novice to advanced - from 5.3 to 5.10, single to multi-pitch.

Camping is available at the state campground for a fee. Canoe is provided.

*rates are based per person in a party of two. Private booking is available with an additional charge of $75

Boulder, CO Rock Climbing - Party of two $1,395Purchase required to enroll

Three days of rock climbing in Boulder, CO
From the Flat Irons to Eldorado Canyon

Rates are per person and include:
Guide fees
Permits & day passes
Hotel room based on double occupancy for three nights
Ground transportation

Cochise Stronghold, AZ - Private $1,695Purchase required to enroll

Nothing makes you a stronger and more diverse climber than a climbing trip. Join us on our next trip to Cochise.

Rates include guides, camping and permit fees.

Not covered: airfare, rental car and meals.

Cochise Stronghold, AZ - Party of Two $1,075Purchase required to enroll

Nothing makes you a stronger and more diverse climber than a climbing trip. Join us on our next trip to Cochise.

Rates are per person and include guides, camping and permit fees.

Not covered: airfare, rental car and meals.

Red Rocks, NV - Private - five days $2,395Purchase required to enroll

Red Rocks offers great routes for all abilities.
If you recently started climbing, or are an experienced climber, you'll enjoy the rock on the incredible single to multi-pitch routes varying from 2 to 12+ pitches.

This is for a private 1:1, five day outing, consisting of: 2 regular days (grade I-II, up to III), 2 long days (possibly up to grade IV), and one half day (grades I-II).

Rates include:
Guides
Permit and day passes
Ground Transportation

Not covered:
Airfare
Meals
Lodging
Personal climbing equipment
Any early departure fees and/or hotel accommodations for you or the guide
Gratuities
Any additional expenses for you and the guide for any changes

Red Rocks, NV - Party of Two - five days $1,795Purchase required to enroll

Red Rocks offers great routes for all abilities.
If you recently started climbing, or are an experienced climber, you'll enjoy the rock on the incredible single to multi-pitch routes varying from 2 12+ pitches.

This is per person** in a party of two (2:1), five day outing, consisting of: 2 regular days (grade I-II, up to III), 2 long days (possibly up to grade IV), and one half day (grades I-II).

Rates include:
Guides
Permit and day passes
Ground Transportation

Not covered:
Airfare
Meals
Lodging
Personal climbing equipment
Any early departure fees and/or hotel accommodations for you or the guide
Gratuities
Any additional expenses for you and the guide for any changes

*Rates listed are per person in a party of two (2:1), five day outing, consisting of: 2 regular days (up to grade III), 2 long days (up to grade IV), and one half day (grades I-II).
** If you don't have a partner to join you, we will team you up with another participant trying to match climbing skills as much as possible. If there is no one suitable, you would need to enroll as a private.

Red Rocks, NV - Private - three days $1,750Purchase required to enroll

Red Rocks offers great routes for all abilities.
If you recently started climbing, or are an experienced climber, you'll enjoy the rock on the incredible single to multi-pitch routes varying from 2 to 12+ pitches.

This is for a private 1:1, Three day outing, consisting of: 2 regular days (routes up to grade III) and 1 long day (possibly up to grade IV).

Rates include:
Guides
Permit and day passes
Ground Transportation

Not covered:
Airfare
Meals
Lodging
Personal climbing equipment
Any early departure fees and/or hotel accommodations for you or the guide
Gratuities
Any additional expenses for you and the guide for any changes

Red Rocks, NV - Party of Two - three days $1,395Purchase required to enroll

Red Rocks offers great routes for all abilities.
If you recently started climbing, or are an experienced climber, you'll enjoy the rock on the incredible single to multi-pitch routes varying from 2 12+ pitches.

This is per person** in a party of two (2:1), three day outing, consisting of: 2 regular days (routes up to grade III) and 1 long day (possibly up to grade IV).

Rates include:
Guides
Permit and day passes
Ground Transportation

Not covered:
Airfare
Meals
Lodging
Personal climbing equipment
Any early departure fees and/or hotel accommodations for you or the guide
Gratuities
Any additional expenses for you and the guide for any changes

*Rates listed are per person in a party of two (2:1), three day outing, consisting of: 2 regular days (up to grade III), and 1long day (up to grade IV).
** If you don't have a partner to join you, we will team you up with another participant trying to match climbing skills as much as possible. If there is no one suitable, you would need to enroll as a private.

Red Rocks, NV - Party of Two - two days $895Purchase required to enroll

Red Rocks offers great routes for all abilities.
If you recently started climbing, or are an experienced climber, you'll enjoy the rock on the incredible single to multi-pitch routes varying from 2 - 6+ pitches.

This is per person** in a party of two (2:1), two day outing, consisting of: 1 regular days (routes up to grade III) and 1 long day (possibly up to grade IV).

Rates include:
Guides
Permit and day passes
Ground Transportation

Not covered:
Airfare
Meals
Lodging

Ground Transportation

Personal climbing equipment
Any early departure fees and/or hotel accommodations for you or the guide
Gratuities
Any additional expenses for you and the guide for any changes

*Rates listed are per person in a party of two (2:1), two day outing, consisting of: 1 regular day (up to grade III), and 1long day (up to grade IV).
** If you don't have a partner to join you, we will team you up with another participant trying to match climbing skills as much as possible. If there is no one suitable, you would need to enroll as a private.

Island Rock Gym Gunks Climbing Day $150Purchase required to enroll

Island Rock Gym Gunks Climbing Day

Experience climbing outside with other Island Rockers! You will learn to climb and move on real rock and see how everything in climbing works in the great outdoors.

This is an outdoor event for climbers of all ability levels - beginner thru advanced, from ages from 9 years old and up!
We will provide all the technical equipment and day passes needed. Climbing will be on single pitch routes - ranging from 50' - 100' with a climber to guide ratio of 4:1.

Adirondack Ice Weekend $625Purchase required to enroll

Let Alpine Endeavors show you some of the great ice climbing in the Adirondacks.

For this weekend adventure, we'll pick you up at the train station in Poughkeepsie, NY*, and drive up together to the Adirondacks. There we'll stay in a cabin and spend the next two days climbing at one of the many great locations - Chapel Pond, Cascade Pass, Wilmington Notch, Poke-O-Moonshine, etc. Sunday after the climbing, we'll pack up and get you back to the train station around 5:30pm for the 5:54pm train to NYC.

Lodging Friday and Saturday night, and all technical climbing equipment needed is provided.
You'll need to bring water, snacks, lunch, clothing suitable for the weather, and a three-season sleeping bag. Meals are not provided, with the abundance of great dining options we can discuss your preferences and explore.

*This program has a required minimum number of 2 participants to run.

* If you choose to drive, we can meet you at a different location, whether it's more north, or at the climbing site. Please contact us in advance so we can prepare.
* If you miss the train, we will not be able to wait for you. You would need to arrange for other transportation to get to the climbing or lodging area.

Island Rock Gym Gunks Multi-Pitch Climbing Day $210Purchase required to enroll

Rocky Mountain National Park Alpine - private $2,295Purchase required to enroll

Join us in Rocky Mountain National Park* for some climbing on the crags to the high mountains.

Trip includes private guide, park entrance and loan of any technical equipment needed, ground transportation, lodging (hostel).

Not included: air transportation to/from Denver airport, lodging upgrades, meals and any other expenses.

*if weather prevents us from climbing in RMNP, we can look at Eldorado or Boulder canyon.

Healthy Ulster County Climbing Day $75Purchase required to enroll

Experience the great rock climbing the Mid-Hudson Valley has to offer during the Annual Healthy Ulster County Week - an event encouraging County residents to eat better, exercise more, and increase awareness of their health.


North Cascades - Alpine Climbing at its finest! Private $2,495Purchase required to enroll

North Cascades - Alpine Climbing at its finest!

Join Alpine Endeavors in the North Cascades for some great alpine adventures.
Open to climbers of who can rock climb 5.6 and above, and have general backpacking skills.

This option is for a private booking, 1:1.

Gunks Rock Weekend - Introduction to Rock Climbing $150Purchase required to enroll

Introduction to Rock Climbing - Have you recently started rock climbing, or never climbed before? We will introduce you to the equipment, techniques and safety checks needed to rock climb.
Limited to 12 participant on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.
Rates are per person per event

Gunks Rock Weekend - Top Roping Anchors, Part 1 $150Purchase required to enroll

Top Roping Anchors, Part 1 - For climbers who are interested in getting out on your own top-roping, we are offering two, one-day clinics covering the skills you need to build natural and/or bolted top ropes.

This is part 1 in a 2 part series. You can choose to take part 2 the next day, or at another date of you choice with us.

Part 1 will cover: anchor selection with trees, boulders, and/or bolts, anchor building, tether lines, and basic belaying skill review

Part 2 will include: review and more practice of anchor building, rappelling off the anchor, ground management, belay skills.

Limited to 8 participants on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.

Gunks Rock Weekend - Intermediate Rock Skills $150Purchase required to enroll

Intermediate Rock Skills - For climbers who have some previous experience and want to take it to a higher level, we'll show you more of the skills you need to climb more efficiently such as; improved climbing techniques for crack, face, overhangs, etc., seconding a lead - cleaning the gear, etc., multi-pitch techniques - knots for anchoring, stance management, etc., basic rope management, rappelling with a back up, and provide you with as much rock climbing as possible

Limited to 8 participants on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided.

Intermediate Rock Climbing Skills Registration

Gunks Rock Weekend - Introduction to Lead Climbing $150Purchase required to enroll

Introduction to Lead Climbing - For experienced climbers looking to get out on the sharp end and start leading, we're offering the first day in our lead climbing program. We'll cover: gear placement, extension, and anchor building; methods of belaying and lowering off the anchor; mock leads and rappelling safety tips.

This is for climbers who have prior experience and are familiar with traditional gear removal, can tie the basic knots (figure eight and a clove hitch), and rappelling.

Limited to 8 participants on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. Participants in the lead clinic will need to provide their basic equipment (helmet, harness ,shoes) and their own basic rack - a selection of nuts, cams, carabiners, slings, and cordellette,

Gunks Rock Weekend - Multi-Pitch Climbing in the Trapps or Nears $150Purchase required to enroll

Multi-Pitch Climbing in the Trapps or Nears - Looking to get out on some great routes in the Gunks that you haven't had a chance to yet, or aren't comfortable leading? We'll team you up with one other participant and your own private guide to set off and knock off some climbs!

Limited to 8 participants on a 2:1 climber-to-guide ratio. All equipment provided. Day passes are not provided.

AAC Gunks Climbing Day $99.95Purchase required to enroll

This is a private event for members of the Philadelphia American Alpine Club weekend outing.

AAC Philly Chapter Road Trip to The Gunks!


Are you new to climbing or have you been climbing mostly indoors and Interested in learning more about climbing outdoors? For this event we’ll start with review and lessons of gear, then cover knots, commands, safety checks, belaying, and climbing movement all while getting your ou climbing as many routes as we can. We will also take a short break from
climbing and review rappelling skills needed for descent.

We'll meet you at 9am in Minnewaska State Park's Peter's Kill Climbing Area for the day.
Included in the day are the guide(s) based up to a 4:1 ratio, day passes for the park, and the basic technical gear needed for the day. Lunch, drinks, technical clothing and gratuities are not included.





Inner Wall Outdoor Camp Day Free

This is the outdoor day for the Inner Wall Summer Camp

El Potrero Chico - 4 day, party of two $1,695Purchase required to enroll

El Potrero Chico is home to some of the tallest limestone sport climbs in the world! Escape the winter and enjoy t-shirt climbing weather in this remote Mexican location with us, the package includes 4 days of guiding (2 normal days and 2 extended days), 4 nights of lodging, and ground transport from the Monterrey airport to and from El Potrero



*Rates are per person for a party of two, a private outing is possible at an additional fee of $860

El Potrero Chico - 3 day, party of two $1,495Purchase required to enroll

El Potrero Chico is home to some of the tallest limestone sport climbs in the world! Escape the winter and enjoy t-shirt climbing weather in this remote Mexican location with us, the package includes 3 days of guiding (2 normal days and one extended day), 4 nights of lodging, and ground transport from the Monterrey airport to and from El Potrero



*Rates are per person for a party of two, a private outing is possible at an additional fee of $780

New Hampshire Ice Climbing $995Purchase required to enroll

Join us for three days of ice climbing in the North Conway, NH area. The areas where we will climb can vary from areas such as: Cathedral Ledge, Franconia Notch, Cannon Cliff, or Mount Washington, over the three days all dependent on conditions and your climbing experience. We'll provide the guide, any technical gear you may need, and lodging in a local hostel or air BnB.

Rates are based on a two person minimum. A private guide is available for an additional $300

New Hampshire Ice Climbing - private $1,395Purchase required to enroll

Join us for three days of ice climbing in the North Conway, NH area with your own private guide. The areas where we will climb can vary from areas such as: Cathedral Ledge, Franconia Notch, Cannon Cliff, or Mount Washington, over the three days all dependent on conditions and your climbing experience. We'll provide the guide, any technical gear you may need, and lodging in a local hostel or air BnB.

Rates are based private guide, if you want to have someone join you, a party of two is available less $220 per person

Boulder, Colorado Rock Climbing, Private, 2 days $1,150Purchase required to enroll

Two days of rock climbing in Boulder, CO, with your own private guide, climbing in the Flat Irons and/or Eldorado Canyon

Rates* are for a private outing for two days (and are based on another guest scheduling two other days prior or post to the dates scheduled).
If you would like to have someone join you, please contact us for the party of two rate.

Rates Include:
Guide fees
Permits & day passes
Ground transportation

*If no one else books in the nearby timeframe, rates will be an additional $500 to cover the remainder of guide expenses.

AAC Gunks WeekendAnchor Building and Efficiency Tips for Lead Climbers $99.95Purchase required to enroll

This is a private event for members of the Philadelphia American Alpine Club weekend outing.

AAC Philly Chapter Road Trip to The Gunks!


Anchor Building and Efficiency Tips for Lead Climbers - For experienced climbers looking to get out on the sharp end and improve (or start) their leading skills, we're offering a clinic on anchor building and efficiency skills. We'll cover: gear placement, extension, and anchor building; methods of belaying and lowering off the anchor; rope management and stance management, and rappelling safety tips. This is for climbers who have prior experience and are familiar with traditional gear removal, can tie the basic knots (figure eight and a clove hitch), and basic rappelling.

Limited to 8 participants on a 4:1 climber-to-guide ratio. Participants in the lead clinic will need to provide their own day passes for the Mohonk Preserve, basic equipment (helmet, harness ,shoes) and their own basic rack - a selection of nuts, cams, carabiners, slings, and 2 cordellette, 4 pear shaped locking carabiners.

Colorado Rock and Alpine Combo - 5 days, party of 2 $2,195Purchase required to enroll

Join us for 5 days of climbing in Colorado - From Eldorado Canyon in Boulder, to Rocky Mountain National Park!

This is a 5-day trip and includes lodging and ground transportation from and to Denver International Airport. It will include climbing in Eldorado and/or Boulder Canyon and Rocky Mountain National Park. Length and durations are dependent on the weather, but the itinerary is to climb the first 2 days in/around Boulder, then drive to Estes Park to stay in a bunkhouse to prep for an alpine route in the park. Bivouac the next night, climb, and head out to Estes. The fifth day we'll travel back to climb in Eldorado Canyon, then take the red eye back home. Rates are based on a party of 2, private bookings are available at an additional fee.

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