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 Oregon Mountaineering Association
131 NW 4th St. # 258; Corvallis OR 97330
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Oregon Guides and Guide Services

A few special notices, guides listing is below:

Avalanche Information and Education - Part of our Avalanches in Oregon section

AMGA jargon - What do certification and accreditation mean?

"Mountain Savvy" - Learn the truth about this business.

Mountaineering Guides ... Some comments from the Alaska Alpine Club (scroll down to this section)

Use our Forums to share your experiences, ask questions, etc.

AlpenPro Avalanche Education, international reputation
Oregon classes only by special arrangement
Doug Ironside Local guide with a questionable background
Works under various permited groups
First Ascent Smith Rock Guide Service
Glenn Kessler Former USFS ranger
Lengthy history of unethical activities
Jim Frankenfield International, not Oregon-specific
Guiding only through private arrangements
Mountain Savvy Forest Service protected monopoly
Run by former USFS Ranger
Northwest School of Survival  
Oregon Peak Adventures  
Timberline Mountain Guides  

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