Rockclimbing & Mountaineering

Some of the best alpine granite in the country can be found in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area north of Sun Valley. With a short hike you can access areas such the Elephant’s Perch and Finger of Fate. By late July most of the technical peaks in the Sawtooths can be done as pure rock climbs including Mt. Heyburn and Warbonnet. Also, there are some world-class cragging destinations in Southern Idaho a short drive from the Sun Valley area including City of Rocks and Castle Rock State Park.

Team up with local outfitters listed below to round out your Sun Valley vacation with a rock climbing/mountaineering adventure. Guides can lead you to some of the amazing climbing areas surrounding Sun Valley, or offer a day of instruction for any ability level.


Sawtooth Mountain Guides
Our trained, professional, and fun guides can help you add a little outdoor adventure to your Sun Valley vacation. From hardcore outdoor types to families and kids, we can design a custom trip to meet your goals and timeframe!
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Sun Valley Mountain Huts (Sun Valley Trekking)
With unique adventure opportunities in Yellowstone National Park, Alaska and Chile, Sun Valley Trekking provides the highest-quality, awe-inspiring adventure that will keep you coming back year after year.
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