We look forward to climbing with you! Whether you are brand new to climbing, wanting to learn new skills, or just looking for an adventure, we will customize your day to meet your needs!

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175 E 50th St, Garden City, ID 83714

We Love Climbing!

Idaho Mountain Guides is Boise’s only professional guide service dedicated to providing unparalleled instruction and guiding in Idaho and beyond. Idaho Mountain Guides, formerly Experiential Adventures, was founded in Boise, Idaho in 2005 on the belief that adventures provide experiences that change lives. And that adventures coupled with great teaching leaves an indelible mark on individuals who want to experience the outdoors.Our offerings range from one-day courses such as Intro Rock Climbing and Rock Rescue to multi-day courses such as our Mountaineering Leadership Program. In addition to our instructional programs, we guide rock and mountaineering trips throughout the country and internationally by collaborating with our partners in other locations.

We are a fully-insured, licensed, and registered Idaho Outfitter/Guide company and operate under permits from the National Park Service, BLM, and Idaho Parks and Recreation. And our guides are AMGA trained to ensure we use best practices while in the field.

Our mission is to provide the highest quality climbing instruction and guided programs, and we strive to enhance the Boise community by providing the highest quality recreational service.

Idaho Mountain Guides offers professional rock climbing lessons and guided adventures in Boise, Idaho and beyond. From basic climbing instruction to multi-pitch climbing adventures Idaho Mountain Guides offers world class rock climbing courses.

We value our clients. And to that end, we value professionalism, best practices, and quality communication. We pledge to provide our clients with amazing experiences.

We value incredible, top-notch instruction. We pledge to teach you the skills you need to climb outside with confidence.

Every trip is designed to ensure that our clients have an incredible experience. If we don’t meet your expectations, we will work with you to find a resolution.

We value our climbing community. Our pledge is to work with the community to ensure long-term access to Idaho’s amazing climbing sites.

We value the beauty of the outdoors, know it is a privilege to work in such an incredible environment and we work to protect it.

Our People

Owner & Guide
Owner & Operations Director
Doug Colwell