Northwest Mountain School 

Rock Climbing  • Alpine & Ski Mountaineering • Certified   940 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA 98826 (509) 548-5823



A mountain of experiencethe best guides in the region, and backcountry cred from Europe to the Northwest. Baker, Adams, Rainier and Glacier Peak beckon to be ascended. Climb one step closer to your next great outdoor experience. 


The Northwest Mountain School is a small climbing and skiing guide service started in 1994 and run by IFMGA - UIAGM certified guides Olivia and John Raceone of only a few married couples in the US to be working together as IFMGA-certified guides. With a combined 40 years of guiding experience with large guide services such as Rainier Mountaineering Inc., International Mountain Guides, and Alpine Ascents International, the couple and their team offers Northwest Mountain School in order to bring locals and travelers the highest quality experiences at the world's premier climbing and skiing destinations.