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Alpenglow Expeditions

Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Middle Palisade

Thank you for the expert guiding on my Middle Palisade climb. Alpenglow provides excellent service... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dover, New Hampshire
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Four peaks over 5,000 metres in three weeks

Bolivia trip-Pico Austria, Pequeño Alpamayo, Huayna Potosi and Illimani. This was my first trip... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Crawley, United Kingdom
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Alpenglow Expeditions is the premier mountain guiding service in Lake Tahoe, California. With AMGA certified guides Alpenglow combines their deep experience in international mountain guiding and brings that same attention to detail to Lake Tahoe...more
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1985 Squaw Valley Rd, Suite #23, Olympic Valley, CA 96146
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for the expert guiding on my Middle Palisade climb. Alpenglow provides excellent service and I’ll be back next year for another climb

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bolivia trip-Pico Austria, Pequeño Alpamayo, Huayna Potosi and Illimani. This was my first trip with Alpenglow and it delivered everything that it said it would in the brochure. The lead guide, Esteban "Topo" Mena was superb all respects from making sure that the hotel rooms...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

I'm a 57 year-old man with a 16-year-old daughter. We are beginning climbers and went out for a 4 hour session overlooking Donner Lake outside of Truckee California. Our guide, Jared, was fantastic. He was good-natured, gave very helpful and precise directions which allowed both...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

I can't say enough good things about Logan Talbot and this Alpenglow Rock Climbing Rescue course. I've been climbing for a few years and have always felt that the skills taught in this course should be in my tool belt. Logan explained each technique efficiently...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The rock rescue course far exceeded my expectations. Our instructor, Logan, was able to cater to a wide range of ability levels, and I walked away with more new skills than I had anticipated from a single day. Whether you're a single-pitch sport climber or...More

Thank Shey K
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The Rock Climbing Rescue class I took with guide/instructor Logan Talbott was excellent. Logan brings many years of experience, both in teaching and practical application, to his clear, detailed how-to's and hands-on demonstrations. He is patient and thorough, and organizes the class well, catering to...More

Thank Wildmotor
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Wow! Can’t say enough wonderful things about our experience. It was my children’s first time doing outdoor rock climbing and they are hooked. Our guide was incredibly patient and treated the kids so well. Next time we are back in Tahoe we can’t wait to...More

Thank champcolie_0320
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I took two trips with Alpenglow with the first covering anchor building and the second teaching us how to lead climb. We had two different instructors (Peet and Tim) who were both very patient and good instructors covering a wide breadth of topics. I was...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

What a awesome experience! Nolan was amazing! What a perfect guy to represent this company. His knowledge and love for rock climbing and the Sierras really shined through. He put me at ease and built my trust quickly. His support and motivation was inspirational. He...More

Thank Jmt5808
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We spent the morning with Chris Werner and we and our three girls (ages 5, 7 and 9) all just loved it. Chris was incredibly knowledgeable, patient and encouraging with the kids. And with my husband and me (my first time rock climbing): it was...More

Thank Amy H
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