Posted on February 8, 2019
Who is down for a dance party with Erica Engle?
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Posted on January 15, 2019
Q: I have a temporary permit to offer avalanche courses this winter. Can I renew the permit when it expires at the end of the season? A: Forest Service temporary permits are issued for a maximum of 180 days. When the permit term ends, the permit automatically expires. Temporary permits cannot […]
Posted on May 10, 2019
“I don’t want to spend 30 years figuring something out when I can learn the tricks from someone who has already spent 30 years figuring it out. If you stack this up a couple generations it may be more like 100 years of tricks.” – Ben Markhart About AMGA Mentorship Camps AMGA Mentorship Camps are […]
Posted on January 24, 2019
For our 40th anniversary, we sat down with some of our members in a series of candid interviews. The subjects ranged from the biggest misconceptions about guiding, who their mentors are, to why the AMGA is important. We will release a new video each month and to help kick us off, meet Lindsay Fixmer.
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Posted on May 23, 2019
The American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) today praised Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) for introducing the Simplifying Outdoor Access for Recreation Act (SOAR Act) in the U.S. Senate. This bipartisan legislation makes changes to the outfitter and guide permitting systems of the federal land agencies to make permits easier for […]
Posted on February 21, 2019
Sounds like the perfect childhood to us Steve Banks.
Posted on May 21, 2019
Meet AMGA Partner, Jon Rockefeller, Managing Director at Petzl North America What do you know about our National Office operations? Our new series, inside the AMGA helps shed some light on our work. This month, hear from our partner, Petzl on guiding, and partnership with the AMGA. How is the partnership with the AMGA meaningful […]
Posted on May 22, 2019
Rambunctious but well intending, hyper active / a streak of light coming across the room … meet Kevin Shon
Posted on February 17, 2019
Professional guides and outfitters, as well as government, search and rescue, and avalanche organizations of all sizes use inReach® to enhance safety and stay connected, oriented and informed in the field. Cell phones and radios work great — until they don’t. Garmin inReach devices work around the world and provide a complete system for trip […]
Posted on October 5, 2018
Outdoor organizations and businesses across the country praised Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) today for introducing the Public Land Recreational Opportunities Improvement Act (PLROIA). This bipartisan legislation makes changes to the outfitter and guide permitting systems of the federal land agencies to make permits easier for outfitters and guides to […]