Welcome to the Sierra Mountaineering Club!

Who We Are

Sierra Mountaineering Club ("SMC") is a collaborative network of climbers organizing events, training and social networking in the pursuit of mountain adventure. The mission of SMC is to support and empower recreational climbers by organizing diverse year-round climbing events, on-site and online classes and training, rich and interactive social networking, and the pooling of information and resources. In short, our mission is to empower climbers like you. Read More


Connect, Learn and Climb. SMC members created the most active mountaineering club in California, hundreds strong and getting out all the time, year-round. When you join SMC you’ll become a member of this community of climbers - a club you can connect with, learn from, and continue to climb with for years to come. So join SMC now, and get out climbing with us!