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March 19, 2019 in Articles, Gear Tips

Gear Guide Picks

Every year we get questions regarding gear and what to look for in specific items. This season we decided to compile a list of the most commonly asked about pieces…
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Welcome to Northwest Alpine Guides

NW Alpine Guides is a mountain guide service based near Seattle, Washington. We specialize in alpine climbing, mountaineering schools, and backcountry skiing in the Pacific Northwest. Our parent company, Mountain Gurus, operates international expeditions and trekking adventures around the world.

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"Thank you so much for an amazing experience! The guides were so helpful and knowledgeable and I really feel I walked away with a solid foundation of glacier mountaineering skills."

WindyAugust 2019

"Great big thank you to the Mountain Gurus & NW Alpine Guides team for the most challenging and rewarding week of mountain school on Mt. Shuksan & Mt. Baker."

Rachel DJune 2016

"It was a solid adventure with our guide on Triumph. The mountain was a challenging climb and he proved to be an excellent guide throughout the whole experience – his attention to details on the route, thinking about safety and setting expectations with me were top notch."

Peter KJuly 2019

“Great trip! Guides where fun, friendly and knowledgeable.I came away from this feeling like I am ready to take my mountaineering to the next level. Great Local Company!”

Thomas GMay 2013

"Thanks again for being such a great guide and making the climb such a positive experience!"

Nina GJuly 2017