The Spirit of Alpinism

(360) 671-1505 [email protected]


Opportunities in Guiding, Operations, Retail, and Administration

We are currently recruiting for the following positions. If you would like more details regarding a position, please call or email us. Although we are not always hiring for all the positions listed, we are always glad to talk to people who share our mission of mountain education and recreation.

Instructor and Guide

We accept full-time seasonal and full-time year-round guide applications between November 1st and January 31 of each year. All new full-time seasonal and full-time year-round guides participate in a 3-week guide training period, which usually takes place in early May. Click here for more information. We accept part-time guide applications for the Desert Southwest, from AIARE Instructors, and from IFMGA guides for European work throughout the year. To apply for any one of these positions, including full-time year-round and full-time seasonal guide, click here. If you have any questions, email Jason Martin at [email protected]

Hiking and Single-Pitch Climbing Guide – Red Rock, NV

We are seeking an individual to help us pilot a hiking program in Red Rock Canyon with the opportunity to pick up rock guiding days. This position has a guaranteed pay structure that allows for significant personal climbing time and a business relationship with an international guide service. Click here for more information on this position. To apply for this position please fill out an application here. If you have any questions, email [email protected]
This posting will be closing on July 1st, with a likely start date on October 1, 2022.


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