Sea Cliff Climbing Courses- Creeping Leema on Yellow Wall, Gogarth Winter Skills Courses - Snowdon Horse in Perfect Alpine Conditions Summer Hillwalking, Mountaineering and Scrambling Courses - Jumping from Adam to Eve on Tryfan, Snowdonia Rock Climbing Courses - Bulging Wall Upper Tier, Tremadog TV and Film Location Safety and Scouting
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Last Minute Offers

Last minute private guiding or instruction to suit your individual needs, the offer is valid for any course book within 10 days of commencement. This is subject to availability and we cannot guarentee our coaches are no already booked up.

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NOW £160

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Last minute indoor coaching at teh Beacon Climbing Centre, North Wales. We are offering indoor climbing coaching to help you climb more efficiently and harder. Whilst we can do one off session we do recommend a series of session to help you climbing. The courses usually cost £30 for 2 hours, however until march 2016 we are offering two hours for £20 (Entry to the climbing wall is not included).

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Latest Courses

This 28 day course will see you travel across the UK to climbing the finest trad climbs and turn you into a trad climbing monster.


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This 56 day course will see you gain vital personal climbing and teaching skills that you need to get either your MIA or SPA. We will travel to different areas and your own climbing will be developed by our amazing coaches.


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This 7 day climbing course takes places in the amazing Costa Blanca and will get you some winter sun and hot rock to brighten up those winter blues.


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This 7 day climbing course in the beautiful Picos De Europa features a variety of trad and sport climbing, both in the low lying crags like the Hermida Gorge and the High Picos. We aim to climb Naranga De Bulnes by the end of the week.


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Hello and Welcome

Welcome to Snowdonia Mountain Guides we have lived and breathed rock climbing and mountaineering in Snowdonia for the last twenty years. It is the last thing we think about and night and the first thing that crosses our minds when we wake up. We have lived what can only be descibed as a dream lifestyle where the mountains and adventure are right on our doorstep and in doing so have come to know mountains and cliffs of North Wales intimately. What we offer isn't just a course in how to climb, navigate or ascend a mountain, instead we offer something more, an adventure into the unknown. An experience that we hope will help define your future enjoyment of the mountains of Wales and beyond.

Our guides are among the best there are in North Wales and our head coach prides himself on getting to know his clients, their abilities and what they want to achieve. In doing so it enables us to handpick routes to take you to your mental and physical limits under the watchful eye of our coaches and guides, and in the process give you one of the most exhilarating experiences of your life. We don't sell holidays, we sell mountain experiences.

SMG News Feeds

The Sierra Blair-Coyle Debate

It seems wherever I look I either here about the Dawn Wall or Sierra Blair-Coyle. Both have had the cannons of the great climbing literati and media aimed at them for selling out and going all mainstream. The Dawn Waller for sharing their exploit with 140 character of less and more...

#RTWin40Climbs Episodes 2,3 & 4

So I ws rushed whern I edited these films and forgot to add links from my youtube account to my blog. My intention is to make more videos rather than written pòsts as I travel around the world. So if you want the videos as soon as I upload them more...

#RTWin40Climbs – Episode 1 – Leaving Llanberis

So I decided to make a short video reflecting on my home of Llanberis and all that I am about to leave behind. The friends and climbs that have been part of my life for so long. It already feels weird having not been there for over a month. If more...

Another Supporter for #RTWin40Climbs

So over the last few weeks I have been hanging out down south with my mum waiting to leave on what can only be described as trip of lifetime. I have been busy putting the final things together for the south american leg of my plan to go Round the more...