Commercial Guide Services

2020-21 Authorized Wilderness Commercial Providers


Commercial services or other commercial activities are only authorized for companies holding a Commercial Use Authorization. Below is a complete list of companies who are authorized to provide commercial services within Wilderness in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. Commercial providers authorized to operate in the Mount Whitney Management Area are also identified. When contacting an operator about planning or scheduling a trip, verify that the operator holds a current permit to conduct commercial trips in the park.

Alpine Ascents International
206-378-1927
www.alpineascents.com
Guided Mountaineering
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

American Alpine Institute
360-671-1505
www.alpineinstitute.com
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backpacking

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Low)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD)

Back to Earth Outdoors Inc.
510-847-0630
www.backtoearth.org
Guided Backpacking
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD)

California Alpine Guides (dba International Alpine Guides)
877-686-2546
www.internationalalpineguides.com
Guided Day Hiking
Guided Backpacking
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backcountry Ski Mountaineering
Guided Nordic Activities (Snowshoeing/Skiing)

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + High)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + High)

Lasting Adventures
209-962-6251
www.lastingadventures.com
Guided Backpacking
Guided Day Hiking

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)

Mammoth Climbing Guides
559-281-4104
www.mammothclimbingguides.com
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backpacking
Guided Backcountry Ski Mountaineering
Guided Portering (Dunnage/Gear Transport)

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD)

Montecito Lake Resort (dba Montecito Sequoia Lodge & Summer Family Camp)
559-565-3388
www.mslodge.com
Guided Day Hiking
Guided Nordic Activities (Snowshoeing/Skiing)

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)

Naturalists at Large
805-642-2692
www.naturalistsatlarge.com
Guided Day Hiking
Guided Backpacking

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Low)

Outward Bound
209-724-6999
www.outwardboundcalifornia.org
Guided Day Hiking
Guided Backpacking
Guided Mountaineering

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)

REI Co-op/ Arizona Outback Adventures (AOA)
480-945-2881
www.aoa-adventures.com
Guided Day Hiking
Guided Backpacking

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium Usage)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

Sierra Club Outings
415-977-5690
https://content.sierraclub.org/outings/
Guided Backpacking
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium Usage)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

Sierra Mountain Center
760-873-8526
www.sierramountaincenter.com
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backcountry Ski Mountaineering
Guided Backpacking
Guided Portering (Dunnage/Gear Transport)

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + High)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + High)

Sierra Mountain Guides
760-648-1122
www.sierramtnguides.com
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backcountry Ski Mountaineering
Guided Backpacking
Guided Nordic Activities (Snowshoeing/Skiing
)
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

Sierra Mountaineering International, Inc.
760-872-4929
www.sierramountaineering.com
Guided Backpacking
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backcountry Ski Mountaineering
Guided Portering (Dunnage/Gear Transport)
Guided Day Hiking

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD)

Sierra Wilderness Seminars (dba SWS Mountain Guides; California Ski Guides)
888-797-6867
www.swsmtns.com
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Backpacking
Guided Backcountry Ski Mountaineering

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

Solid Rock Outdoor Ministries
307-755-0642
www.srom.org
Guided Backpacking
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Low)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

Southern Yosemite Mountain Guides
559-642-2817
www.symg.com
Guided Backpacking
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + High)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

TSX Challenge
925-255-5065
https://tsxchallenge.com
Guided Backpacking
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD + Low)

Whitney Base Camp & Climbing School
701-391-5432
www.whitneybasecamp.com
Guided Backpacking
Guided Mountaineering
Guided Portering (Dunnage/Gear Transport)

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Low)
Mount Whitney Management Area (MWMA Base CSD)

Wilderness Reflections
415-827-5255
www.WildernessReflections.com
Guided Backpacking
Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Low)

Wilderness Trio
714-322-5184
www.wildernesstrio.com
Guided Backpacking
Guided Day Hiking
Guided Fishing Instruction
Guided Nordic Activities (Snowshoeing/Skiing)

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD)

Wildland Trekking
800-715-4453
www.wildlandtrekking.com
Guided Backpacking
Guided Day Hiking

Wilderness Wide (WW Base CSD + Medium)

Wilderness Stock Operators

Balch Park Pack Station
559-539-2227
www.balchpark.com
Wilderness Wide

Clyde Pack Trains
559-298-7397
www.clydepackoutfitters.com/drop.html
Wilderness Wide

Cottonwood Pack Station
760-872-8331
www.cottonwoodpackstation.com
Wilderness Wide
Mount Whitney Management Area


High Sierra Pack Station
559-299-8297
www.highsierrapackstations.com
Wilderness Wide
Mount Whitney Management Area


McGee Creek
760-935-4324
www.mcgeecreekpackstation.com
Wilderness Wide
Mount Whitney Management Area


Mt. Whitney Pack Trains
www.rockcreekpackstation.com
Wilderness Wide
Mount Whitney Management Area


Muir Trail Ranch
209-966-3195
http://murtrailranch.com
Wilderness Wide

Rainbow Packers
760-873-8877
www.rainbowpackoutfit.com
Wilderness Wide

Rock Creek Pack Station
760-872-8331
www.rockcreekpackstation.com
Wilderness Wide
Mount Whitney Management Area


Sequoia Kings Pack Trains (dba Pine Creek Pack Station, Berners Pack Outfits)
760-387-2797
www.pinecreekpackstation.com; www.sequoiakingspacktrains.com
Wilderness Wide
Mount Whitney Management Area



 
Authorized Front-Country Commercial Providers
Commercial services or other commercial activities are only authorized for companies holding a Commercial Use Authorization. Below is a complete list of companies who are authorized to provide commercial services within Front-Country (non-wilderness areas) in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. When contacting an operator about planning or scheduling a trip, verify that the operator holds a current permit to conduct commercial trips in the park.


Outdoor Adventure Club
415-377-1195
www.outdooradventureclub.com
Guided Day Hiking

Arizona Outback Adventures
480-945-2881
www.aoa-adventures.com
Guided Day Hiking

Naturalists at Large
805-642-2692
www.naturalistsatlarge.com
Guided Day Hiking

Discover Outdoors
212-579-4568
Guided Day Hiking

Sequoia Guides
559-556-4936
www.sequoiaguides.com
Guided Day Hiking
Nordic Activities


Go- Peaks
415-999-8044
Guided Day Hiking

Positive Adventures
202-251-0438
www.positiveadventures.com
Guided Day Hiking

Adventure Travel West
303-697-6688
www.at-west.com
Guided Day Hiking

National Park Photography Expeditions
562-665-7476
www.nppemasterclass.com
Photography

Lions Tail dba LT Tours
702-476-0165
Guided Day Hiking

Last updated: February 26, 2020

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Mailing Address:

47050 Generals Highway
Three Rivers, CA 93271

Phone:

(559) 565-3341

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