The Yosemite Experts Since 1991
Carefully chosen itineraries, seamless planning, friendly & knowledgeable guides, and incredible food all contribute to the quality of the SYMG experience. From big adventures to relaxing basecamp outings, our aim is to facilitate what will be the “trip of a lifetime”.
OUR TOP TRIPS IN YOSEMITE & THE HIGH SIERRA
The SYMG Style
"Of the dozens of outdoor recreation companies that offer guided hiking and backpacking trips throughout the Yosemite region, surely the best of the bunch is Southern Yosemite Mountain Guides"
Enjoy creative, hearty meals cooked by SYMG Guides. We pride ourselves in providing excellent meals with fresh, quality ingredients even in remote surroundings.
Our professional mountain guides are the best in the business and facilitate our seamless, memorable trips. All guides are trained in wilderness medicine and are experienced backcountry and rock connoisseurs.
AWARD WINNING TRIPS
Our programs have been praised in dozens of national magazines, newspapers, and trade journals throughout the years. Stunning trails, smooth logistics and years of expertise contribute to these incredible itineraries.
Companies on Earth
High Sierra Trail
Trip of the year:
John Muir Trail
Motion TV Episode:
High Sierra Camp
Best Secret Hikes:
Best Guided & Backpacking Trips in Yosemite
Custom & Private Trips
At SYMG, we specialize in planning and executing all types of Yosemite and High Sierra trips for private groups. From expedition-style John Muir Trail backpacking trips to family-oriented adventure camping, our guides and staff will ensure that your private, custom trip exceeds all of your expectations.Plan a Private trip
YOUR LOCAL GUIDES TO YOSEMITE & THE HIGH SIERRA
Travel With The Best
Casey AndrewsBackcountry Guide
Chris BreyClimbing Director
Dahlia BlauBackcountry Guide
Fred AckermanBackcountry Guide
Corporate & Education Partnerships
Since SYMG began, we've established ourselves as a preferred outfitter for corporations, school groups, and travel agencies. From large events of 200+ people to small cohorts, we excel at customizing unique wilderness experiences.Corporate Outings Education Programs