Vestal Peak

Wham Ridge

Engineer Mountain

Experience a CO summit suitable for all abilities.

Pigeon and Turret Peaks


Jaged Mountain

Colorado’s most remote 13er!

Snowdon Peak

Alpine Rock or Steep Snow, Snowdon has your route!

Sunlight 14er

North Twilight


Turret Ridge / Chimney Rock


Arrow Peak


Private Guiding in the Weminuche Wilderness

Come expand your alpine climbing with Kling Mountain Guides in the Colorado’s largest wilderness, the Weminuche Wilderness.  Kling Mountain Guides is Durango’s sole ski and mountain guide service; we have been playing in the Weminuche Wilderness and San Juan Mountains for over 17 years.  We have approached and climbed in the San Juan Mountains and Weminuche Wilderness from every angle imaginable; from Beartown and Hunchback Pass, Vallecito Creek, via the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, and even by helicopter!  Let out intimate knowledge of the area help you choose the most appropriate objective for your program – from novice hikes and snow climbs, to remote alpine routes that will test even the seasoned climber; the Weminuche Wilderness has something for everybody!  Come experience this alpine climbing paradise, the San Juan Mountains and Weminuche Wilderness!

Our programs are offered on a private and custom basis, allowing you to customize the program to your specific needs. Call (970.460.6065) or email to create your custom Weminuche trip today!

Dates – year round

scheduled and private available


  • Snowdon – 13,077′
  • Engineer – 12,972′
  • Vestal – 13,864 ft
  • Jagged – 13,824′
  • Pigeon (13,972′) & Turret (13,835′)
  • Arrow – 13,800′
  • Sunlight – 14,058′

Client to Guide Ratio

up to 2:1 climber to guide ratio


beginner to advanced options available