Sierra Mountain Guides
Sierra Mountain Guides is located in Bishop California and is run by internationally certified guides Howie Schwartz and Neil Satterfield.
Areas of Service and Expertise
Sierra Mountain Guides sets themselves apart by being the only guides service in the eastside that hires only guides trained or certified by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA). Both owners have the highest level of training available and take pride in offering safe, enjoyable and interesting trips.
Howie Schwartz, an owner of SMG, not only has a BS in geology and natural sciences but is a Leave No Trace trainer. Lead guides, Annie Trujillo and Jed Porter were both environmental science majors and have a very strong commitment to the environment, whether it is at home, in the office, or in the wilderness.
Types of Experiences and Trips Provided
SMG offers rock climbing, ice climbing, backcountry skiing, alpine climbing, mountaineering, and mountain running trips all over the sierra nevada.