A professional guide can introduce you to climbing for the first time, provide new skills to experienced climbers looking to expand their skill set, and/or show you the secrets of one of the areas.
All guides in New York must be licensed. In addition, many guides and guide services voluntarily seek more training, certification, and accreditation through the American Mountain Guides Association.
Below is a list of guide services and individual guides who live and operate in the area. They are either AMGA Accredited Programs employing some or all AMGA Certified Guides (in one or more of the various certification levels), or independently operating AMGA Certified Guides.