For over four decades, RMI guides have been guiding and climbing on all seven continents, searching for the greatest mountaineering adventures around. Our international programs represent our collection of favorites and there is something for everyone; from treks to high altitude climbs and week-long adventures to months-long expeditions. Come climb with us!

Australasia

Carstensz

Carstensz Pyramid

$18300 23 days Difficulty:

The highest continental summit in Australasia, the remote and challenging Carstensz Pyramid, lies tucked deep in the heart of Papua's Sudirman Mountains. Come join us on this, the most elusive of the seven summits.

Antarctica

Vinson Massif, the tallest peak in Antarctica

Vinson Massif

$38900 23 days Difficulty:

The highest point in Antarctica, Vinson towers above the icy interior of the continent. An expedition to its remote flanks is an unrivaled mountain adventure to a landscape rarely visited.

Africa

Giraffes and a view of the mountain in Kilimanjaro National Park.

Kilimanjaro Climb & Safari

$5900 15 days Difficulty:

Climb to the Roof of Africa through some of the continent's most majestic landscapes and afterward witness the greatest wildlife spectacles on earth where lions and elephants still rule the plains.

Looking up at the snowy peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro Climb Only

$4900 12 days Difficulty:

Scale Kilimanjaro's jungled flanks to the mountain's icy summit in an unforgettable journey designed expressly for those seeking the adventure of Kilimanjaro but limited by the constraints of time.

North America (International)

The steep pointed summit of Orizaba, the highest peak in Mexico

Mexico's Volcanoes

$2700 9 days Difficulty:

The volcanoes overlooking Mexico's central valleys challenge mountaineers with high altitudes and exciting glacial climbing in an expedition to two of North America's highest mountains.

"Not sure any other organization can compete with the level of expertise and support offered at RMI."
— Thomas B.
"The whole experience was fantastic!"
— Lance B.
"I just wanted to shoot you a quick note and let you know what an AWESOME time I had climbing Mt. Shuksan. We had a super fun climb, made the summit, and I got some much desired practice on rock, ice, and steeper snow."
— Chris V.

Europe

The majestic south face of Mt Elbrus.

Mt. Elbrus Southside

$4900 13 days Difficulty:

In a journey to the top of Russia's forgotten corners climb the rolling glaciers, overlooking the fabled Caucasus Mountains, of Europe's highest peak.

A group of RMI climbers at the top of Mt. Elbrus.

Mt. Elbrus Northside

$5100 17 days Difficulty:

The north side of Mt. Elbrus is the wild and forgotten face of Europe's highest point. This is the ideal expedition for climbers interested in building their climbing skills while getting off the beaten track on one of the Seven Summits.

Himalayas

The tallest peak in the world, Mt. Everest.

Mt. Everest Southside

$66000 74 days Difficulty:

Led by Everest's most experienced guides and supported by some of the best Sherpa staff on the mountain, our Everest Expedition is the ideal approach to climbing the world's tallest mountain.

The incredible peaks of the Himalayas

Everest Base Camp Trek

$4400 21 days Difficulty:

The unbelievable scenery and rich culture make the Everest Base Camp Trek the experience of a lifetime and the perfect way to explore the Khumbu region of Nepal.

Cho Oyu, one of the tallest peaks in the world.

Cho Oyu

$20700 44 days Difficulty:

The Turquoise Goddess in Tibetan, Cho Oyu is the world's sixth highest mountain. It is regarded as one of the most accessible of the world's 8,000 meter peaks and the perfect introduction to high altitude Himalayan mountaineering.

Shishapangma, one of the tallest peaks in the world

Shishapangma

$20700 44 days Difficulty:

Shishapangma is the 14th highest mountain in the world, and the only 8,000m peak lying solely in Tibet. For a peak of this size and stature, the Northwest Ridge, our climbing route, offers a direct route to Shishapangma?s Central Summit.

"Jake is an awesome guide - super fun to climb & hang out with, very confident, very patient, and does a great job of helping to explain the 'why' behind what he's thinking and what we're doing."
— Chris V.
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The climbs were fascinating and scenery breathtaking, but the camaraderie developed between the group and the guides was far greater than any other trip I have taken.

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— Neil Y.
"Billy Nugent is an exceptional person - not only is he a talented mountain climber, but has a wide variety of interests and is knowledgeable about many topics. This made spending time with him very enjoyable. His people skill set him aside from many others that I've worked with. "
— Bruce F.

South America

Towering over the Andes, Aconcagua is the tallest mountain in the Americas

Aconcagua

$4700 24 days Difficulty:

Meaning Sentinal of Stone, Aconcagua is the highest mountain in the world outside the Himalaya, towering over the rest of the Andes. It is an excellent peak for climbers to build their expedition and mountaineering skills.

Ski Mountaineering Expedition in Chile

Chile's Volcanoes Ski Mountaineering Expedition

$3200 12 days Difficulty:

The Chile Ski Mountaineering Expedition is a twelve-day adventure in Northern Patagonia in Chile featuring excellent climbing and long ski descents of the region?s volcanoes.

RMI climbers on the summit of Cotopaxi in Ecuador

Ecuador's Volcanoes: Cotopaxi & Cayambe

$3000 11 days Difficulty:

Climbing these glaciated peaks, whose tops soar above the Andes and bases reach into the Amazon, brings mountaineers on an exhilarating climbing expedition through Ecuador's vibrant culture to the thin air of its highest peaks.

Cotopaxi at dawn.

Ecuador Volcano: Cotopaxi Express

$2700 9 days Difficulty:

As the Ecuadorian volcanoes' crown jewel, Cotopaxi challenges climbers with its impressive glaciers and lofty altitude and is the ideal mountain for climber's seeking to build their climbing skills and reach new heights.

Expedition Skills Seminar - Ecuador

Expedition Skills Seminar - Ecuador

$3200 14 days Difficulty:

Climb Ecuador's great high altitude volcanoes while establishing a solid foundation of mountaineering skills and techniques in order to prepare for bigger peaks in the future.

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

$3300 13 days Difficulty:

Journey from the streets of Cusco, along ancient winding Incan footpaths, to the legendary city of Machu Picchu perched high in the rugged Peruvian Andes.

RMI Peru Seminar

Expedition Skills Seminar - Peru

$3600 15 days Difficulty:

Climb in the peaks of Peru's Cordillera Blanca while establishing a solid foundation of mountaineering skills and techniques in order to prepare for bigger peaks in the future.

Alpamayo

Alpamayo Expedition

$5800 16 days Difficulty:

Alpamayo, one of the world's most beautiful mountains, is an exciting expedition that is both technically and physically demanding.