Peak a Week with Sawtooth Mountain Guides

Peak a Week SMG | Idaho

Bag a Peak a Week! Saturday Summits With Sawtooth Mountain Guides  

Perch Annual Winter Sale

Perch Winter Sale

THE PERCH ANNUAL WINTER SALE STARTS TODAY! THURSDAY FEBRUARY 13TH   AWESOME DEALS ON ALL WINTER GEAR AND CLOTHING… 25% OFF on all GLOVES AND HATS 30% OFF on selected SKI CLOTHING, ICEBREAKER, DOWN JACKETs, X-C CLOTHING and CAPILENE for MEN and WOMEN 50% OFF on ALL FALL SPORTSWEAR FOR MEN and WOMEN 25% OFF on […]

Mountain of Storms

Mountain of Storms | Sun Valley Idaho

Monte Fitz Roy -or- Cerro Fitz Roy Cerro Fitz Roy, is a mountain located near El Chaltén village, in the Southern Patagonian Ice Field in Patagonia, on the border between Argentina and Chile. In the summer of 1968, Yvon Chouinard, Doug Tompkins, and Dick Dorworth decided to climb the rarely attempted Cerro Fitz Roy, but […]

Airbags ABS, BCA, Mammut

Airbag Sale Elephants Perch Sun Valley Idaho

We are selling all of our in-stock Backcountry AirBags at 25% OFF The sale includes bags from ABS (Avalanche Rescue Devices), BCA (Backcountry Access), and Mammut

Baldy New Years Day

Anaya New Years Baldy Sun Valley Idaho

Hiking Up Baldy New Years Day With Anaya Waking up at 5am is usually not my cup of tea… But I made a promise to a friend to hike up baldy on January 1st and there I was puffy eyes and coffee in hand driving up to ketchum in the dark. It turns out we were not […]

Kyle’s New Years Day Hike

Baldy New Years Day

Oh, nothing like summiting Baldy on the 1st day of 2014!! As I suffered up Squirrel the sun began to rise off to my left and the sky lit up a stunning shade of orange. My lone hiking friend of the morning, Joel Brazil, and I used the power of this beauty to propel us […]

AT (Alpine Touring) Gear

Baldy Sun Valley Idaho

“Until Mother Nature finally delivers the goods, go get the next best thing bright and early on Mt Baldy.  You won’t be disappointed.” With the lack of snow continuing to haunt us all, it was back to hiking up Baldy on the AT gear.  As I mentioned last time, touring up Baldy in the early […]

Slaying Baldy On AT Gear

Sun Valley Elephants Perch

Now that the temperatures have returned to more normal and acceptable levels it’s back to slaying Baldy on the AT gear. There really are only a few better ways to start a day then touring up Mt Baldy, topping out at over 9000’, and ripping back down the slopes with almost nobody else around!! Alpine […]

Sun Valley Announces New Uphill Traffic Policy

Uphill Traffic Sun Valley

The Perch fully supports the Uphill Plan on Bald Mountain FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE; DECEMBER 9, 2013 SUN VALLEY ANNOUNCES NEW UPHILL TRAFFIC POLICY Sun Valley, Idaho- Sun Valley Company announced today that the resort in conjunction with the US Forest Service and BLM will begin enforcing a new uphill travel policy on Bald Mountain, […]

Fred Beckey Climbing Italian Dolomites

Italian Dolomites | elephants perch

An inspirational film clip on 80+ year old Fred Beckey climbing in the Italian Dolomites, we simply had to share.  ENJOY

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