Private Guiding and Porter Rates

SMI Private Guiding and Porter Rates in the Sierra and internationally. Customize your itinerary for any program with our professional staff!

Private Guiding

Private Itinerary with any SMI Guide/Instructor:

1 person for any climb or course, $490 per day.

2 people Technical and Non-Technical Climbs and Courses $300 per day

3 people or more $300 per person per day for Technical Climbs (Guide to Guest Ratio 1:2), and $180 per person per day for Non-Technical Climbs/Courses (Guide/Instructor to Guest Ratio 1:3).

Private Itinerary with SMI founder Kurt Wedberg

1 person $580 per day

2 or more people $320 per person, per day


$250 each per porter per day. Standard MAX load for each porter is 20 kilos/44lbs.


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