Mountaineering Expeditions

Mountaineering Expeditions

Alaska Mountain Guides & Climbing School Inc. and Mountain Guides International offer world class guided mountaineering expeditions around the globe. Whether climbing a remote Alaskan peak, embarking on a 7 summit bid, or ascending the highest volcano in South America, AMG & MGI offer the best guided mountaineering experience available. We bring the highest level of safety, unparalleled service and experience from over 20 years of guiding to each and every expedition.





Alaska & Yukon Territory

Denali (20,320′)

(22 days)

Join Alaska Mountain Guides & Climbing School Inc. for an expedition to the highest mountain in North America. Denali is frequently considered to be America’s most classic climb, and with the greatest vertical relief on the planet (18,000 ft) it is definitely world-class…(more)

Mt. Drum (12,400′)

(10 days)

Climb A Volcano in the Wrangell St. Elias Range! Mt Drum is located on the North East end of the Wrangell St. Elias Range. And offers the climber a chance to climb a technical peak in one of the Wildest Ranges in the World…(more)

Mt. Bona (16,421′)

(12 days)

Mt. Bona is located in the heart of the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park. It is a spectacular climb situated in a remote and wild setting. Mt Bona is an outstanding spot to gain expedition and altitude experience, and is also a significant climbing objective in its own right! (more)

Mt. Blackburn (16,390′)

(12 days)

Mt Blackburn is technically similar to Mt Drum, but with an additional 4,00ft. to the summit. Rappelling, ascending, and belaying experience is required…(more)

Mt. Fairweather (15,300′)

(12 days)

AMG is the only company to successfully guide a trip to the summit of Mt. Fairweather! Fairweather is located in the heart of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. It offers an outstanding initial big mountain climbing experience or (more)



Aconcagua (22,829′)

(20 days)

Aconcagua is located in the central Andes of Argentina near the border with Chile. It offers an incredible climbing experience for individuals seeking the challenges of a high altitude climbing expedition in a spectacular setting. We offer expeditions on four different routes on Aconcagua, including ascents from the Upper Vacas valley on the mountains remote North side…(more)


Kilimanjaro (19,340′)

(10 & 11 days)

This expedition follows the Machame, Lemosho, and Rongai Routes. These are fantastic routes with incredible scenery. They are non-technical and give climbers a chance to climb at altitude amidst an amazing backdrop. We combine ascents of these routes with a descent of the normal route to complete a loop of the mountain. This is an amazing way to see all that Kilimanjaro has to offer, and to miss the crowds…(more)


Kenya (17,058′)

(7 & 10 days)

Mt. Kenya is Africa’s second tallest mountain next to Kilimanjaro, and is located just 17 kilometers south of the equator. The climbing here is world class and ranges from high altitude trekking, to alpine rock climbing, and some of the finest ice climbing on the planet! (more)


Elbrus (18,481′)

(14 days)

Mt. Elbrus is located in the heart of the Caucus Mountains in Russia. Our climb begins in the Baksan Valley located at the base of Mt. Elbrus. It is a stunning valley that is home to a quaint group of hotels. We will spend two days here hiking and acclimatizing. From the Baksan Valley we will ascend via ski lift to an elevation of 11,400’. From here it is approximately a two-hour hike to the Priutt Hut at 13,800’. We will take two days at the hut to become better acclimated… (more)


Ama Dablam (22,493′)

(44 days)

Ama Dablam is one of the classic technical climbs at altitude in the world. It is a strikingly beautiful mountain located in the Everest region of Nepal. Our route follows the Southwest Ridge. It is demanding and involves sustained technical rock and snow/ice climbing. Knowledge of climbing at altitude, and technical climbing experience are requisite for this trip… (more)


Cho Oyu (26,748′)

(40 days)

Join us for an expedition to one of the world’s highest mountains. Our route is on the north side of the mountain on the normal route. This route is quickly gaining the reputation as one of the easiest on an 8,000-meter peak. It is an incredible experience in its own right, and can be an important step in preparation for individuals planning a climb of Everest… (more)


Carstenz Pyramid (16,023′)

(19 days)

Carstensz Pyramid is located in Indonesia, on the island of West Papua (formerly Irian Jaya). This is the highest peak in the Australasian continent and one of the most difficult of the seven summits to gain access to… (more)


Vinson (16,067′)

(19 days)

Mt. Vinson offers climbers a moderate climb and an incredible experience on the world’s southernmost continent. Part of the Ellsworth Mountain Range, Vinson is located just 600 miles from the south pole. During this expedition climbers will experience amazing Antarctic views, temperatures around twenty degrees below zero, and 24 hour sunlight… (more)