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  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     SIR I JION YOUR GROUP PLZ TELL MY UR MAIL ID. 

    Gayas A. on May 1, 2018.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great day Climbing with the club! 

    Kimberley A. on Oct 24, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Excellent club 

    ed n. on Oct 21, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     So far from what I've experienced, SMC is an amazing group of experienced climbers willing to help enthusiastic newcomers and seasoned adventurists better enjoy the outdoors! So happy to be a part of this group! 

    Brian Y. on Oct 6, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I joined this meetup to get information about Denali climb so that I can plan for it in couple of years. The call was great and I am motivated now. 

    Shail on Sep 5, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     good, fletcher did a good job! 

    Andrew R. on Aug 19, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great group of climbers to climb with. Thanks for the compliments to an old guy. Special thanks to Dave watching over us,checking on us, picked the best route. 

    Douglas M. on Jul 12, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Friendly & Welcoming. Thank you. 

    Brenda on Jul 6, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Thank you for making this adventure possible!! Missed those who weren't able to make it. Look forward to future adventures together! 

    Mary Van H. on Jul 3, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Very good 

    Martin on May 29, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great climbing with all of you! 

    George W. on Apr 19, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great climb! So much fun and yet wonderful learning experience. Thanks to EL Dave. 

    Steven H. on Apr 16, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Super. 

    Wade A. on Apr 16, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great introduction and explanation of the club, events and direction. A fair amount of discussion about detailed topics relating to certain issues brought up by members. Good discussion overall, and nice flow. 

    Marc G on Apr 5, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Our group was lead by Colleen and her son Ryan. We were so fortunate to have them as our leaders. Everything was exceptionally well planned and organized. The instructions were clear and concise. It was my first time out and Coleen and Ryan made it unforgettable experience. We also were fortunate to have amazing weather that day. Thank you! 

    Natasha on Apr 3, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome. Love this club. 

    Matthew H. on Mar 28, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Fantastic. 

    Chad A. B. on Jan 20, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Fantastic group! Great training, and an excellent opportunity to meet others with the same interest. Highly recommended! 

    Jared J. on Jan 18, 2017.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Want to join again! 

    Masaaki on Dec 26, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Outstanding program! I only wish I know about it sooner. Keep up the great work. 

    Mike J. on Nov 7, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Da best. Meeting lots of good climbers and fun people. 

    Doug W. on Nov 4, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great community with a non-stop event calendar and loads of opportunities to build skills and refine techniques. 

    Lisa on Oct 1, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Very good group 

    Ryan A. on Aug 15, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Very easy, Ron was the perfect host 

    John L. on Aug 4, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I am glad to have joined the SMC, I see the care and attention that is placed in the foundation of this club. I am looking forward to be part on building on to what is so far great. 

    Hameed on Apr 18, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome Sauce! 

    Jeff on Mar 30, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     2 thumbs up! 

    Will B. on Feb 29, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome! 

    John on Feb 27, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Good. 

    Mike L. on Feb 22, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Excellent! 

    Dayton on Jan 25, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Thanks so much Kelvin, Damian and Fredrick! I learned so much my first time ice climbing. You all are wonderful teachers and it was a great group! :-) 

    Bernice on Jan 25, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     It was a perfect climb. Thank you, Ben for organizing the event. 

    Yi F. on Jan 24, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     just awesome. 

    Moe on Jan 13, 2016.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     A great organization. 

    Nick on Dec 23, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     The best. 

    Bill S. on Dec 7, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great!!! 

    Susan_Emily on Nov 4, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Now what was that thing about NKBNNKN or something? :-) Thanks for all the info! 

    Art C. on Oct 20, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great genuine people who are fun to be outside with and good vibes! 

    Ankur A. on Oct 19, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     The Best -- everything I could hope for 

    Erika K. on Oct 4, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     My first meetup...I'll be back for more! 

    Melissa M. on Oct 4, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     awesome 

    nate on Sep 21, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     A lifeline for folks who want to meet others with similar interests. 

    Glen P. on Sep 10, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I really enjoyed having some better climbers to work with, got some great tips, looking forward to future meetups there 

    scott g. on Aug 27, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Excellent group, glad I found it! 

    Matthew S. on Aug 17, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I love this group. 

    Christine on Aug 17, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I'm sure fantastic.... 

    Kelly M. on Aug 8, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     awesome 

    inga o. on Jun 22, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Pleasantly surprised. 

    Stephanie on May 25, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great group of people. 

    Joanne on Apr 26, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great! 

    Greg K. on Feb 18, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome club and awesome people on awesome adventures!!!! 

    Waide L. on Jan 19, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     thumbs up! 

    Cyril M. on Jan 19, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     excellent 

    Pam on Jan 1, 2015.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     My first meetup and it certainly won't be my last. Had a great time with a great group of people with some really great instructors 

    Eric P. on Dec 22, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great! 

    SteveF on Nov 9, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     A wonderful club. Professional, informative and fun! 

    Megan H. on Oct 21, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Well priced courses and good curriculum. 

    gabe on Oct 20, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     It was great getting to meet some SMC members and learning along side of them. 

    Katelyn O. on Oct 20, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome. 

    Paul W. on Oct 15, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I enjoyed the people, Darren and the training. Glad to be back doing climbs with the group. 

    Andy B on Sep 14, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Is fun and motivating to be with everyone. Thanks to Darren for a excellent and fun class. 

    larry c. on Sep 11, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great group. 

    Dave on Aug 21, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     If you're interested in learning about mountaineering from the ground up, join this group. Enjoy the Freedom of the Hills! 

    Tom W. on Jul 28, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Rockin' Rick B. sure pulled together one EPIC adventure! Mom N. firmly reminded us who's the boss, but the lesson was beautiful and well taken. Definitely reconfirmed: climbers make for good company. 

    Terrie on Jun 13, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Excellent group and organization 

    Tom on Jun 8, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     awesome 

    Rico T. on Jun 8, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     First meeting --- great! 

    Martin W. on May 20, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great! 

    Reh on Mar 31, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great Club, lots of experienced and friendly people. 

    David on Mar 22, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Unfortunately, it is VERY difficult to get into a training class. It appears there are numerous people in this group, which I am excited to be part of, but there doesnt appear to be enough "basic" training classes for all of us whom are interested. 

    Dean B. on Mar 5, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     great!! 

    Charlie G. on Feb 13, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     For a group of ordinary folks looking to make mountaineering the safest and most enjoyable experience, it doesn't get any better than this! 

    Mihai on Jan 27, 2014.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     AWESOME 

    Sapth on Dec 30, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great 

    Fletcher P. on Dec 15, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Always the best experience …..Rocky and the River Dance 

    Rick S. on Nov 12, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Fantastic 

    Stefan on Oct 28, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome 

    George S. on Oct 28, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Beautiful day, great scramble, with a great group of people. Thanks everyone for such a great day on old mountain!!! 

    Marc on Oct 28, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Good. Well led. Damian made sure everyone was included, always had a positive attitude and was attentive and helpful, and made the best of some bad weather juju. 

    Tim B. on Sep 22, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Rob did a great job of leading the group. Nice night hike with a special group of hikers. 

    maria on Jul 5, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great meet up group...professional, knowledgeble, would definately attend more meetups. 

    Jeff L. on Jun 30, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     WOW!!! Wayne, what a fantastic photos and Phenomenal Climb!!! Thank you guys and thank you Mario for the adventure ride and thank you Brad for a long safe ride back home. thank you all for a wonderful great climb.. Photos coming up soon.. 

    SUKI on Jun 9, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     This is a remarkable group! There is always an awesome climb going on for novices to advance climbers. In every meetup that I have attended I have derived greater knowledge, new friends, and a sweet climb. I can’t wait until the next one. 

    Scott A. on May 1, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     What a great day... Great route & great people. Thank you everybody! 

    Marek B. on Apr 14, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     A killer group indeed! 

    ben o. on Mar 31, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     So great to meet everyone! Wayne and Phil, I'm taking you up on the extra guidance! Can't wait to see you all on a climb soon! Darren, thanks for putting this together! The slide shows were awesome! Jennifer 

    Jennifer on Mar 17, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome as always 

    Chris on Feb 18, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Once again, SMG rocks! Great people, great weather, and awesome scenery. Thanks to Wayne for organizing; Art for leading the pack; Rick S. for taking pix and giving us route tips, and Rick B. for driving. 

    Bret E. on Jan 27, 2013.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Doing well, great selection of events 

    Paul J. on Dec 4, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     I got my Rainer summit picture with an awsome group :o) 

    Florian on Sep 3, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     AWESOME! as always! 

    Pete on Aug 26, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great, friendly, safe, fun, and all around memorable learning experience. 

    Devon L. on Jul 6, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great experience for my first SMG meetup 

    Robert R. on Jun 4, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Was a great group of people. Hope I get to climb with them again. 

    Rodney P. on Feb 21, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great opportunity. Hope I can become more envolved. 

    Michael O. on Jan 17, 2012.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     AWESOME GROUP!!! 

    Maria Elena Q. on Oct 23, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     SMG is the best hands on resource I have found for individuals ranging from those looking to get started in mountaineering to experienced alpinists looking for quality partners. Leadership and guidance is unparalleled for the personal investment. If you are reading this and still aren't a member, look no further. Join now! 

    Mike on Oct 4, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     awesome group, good times! 

    Janet on Aug 8, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Sierra Mountaineering Group empowers climbers to practice and learn alpine skills in a well structured and friendly environment. 

    Achalendra on Jul 3, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Awesome - Thanks Darren. 

    Philip B. on Jun 28, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great way to meet great people, period. 

    James D. on May 29, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     always been a great group of people 

    Marcus D. on May 23, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Love it! 

    Jonah M. on Apr 5, 2011.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Join this meetup if you want to learn the essential skills needed for mountaineering. You'll get top notch instruction from the one and only Darren Shutt... some say that his mountaineering stove has the highest BTU rating in the world! If you want to know why; show up for one of the climbs! 

    Dustin R. on Jun 20, 2010.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Join if you want to learn mountaineering in a supportive environment with excellent instruction and very nice folks. 

    Donna on May 15, 2010.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     If you are looking for an organized group to get out and climb with, this is a great chance to do that. A lot of knowledge amongst the group and constructive teaching. 

    Jake on Mar 22, 2010.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     Great people, great fun, great adventures. 

    Eric P. on Nov 22, 2009.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     If you've ever wanted to learn mountaineering, this is the group for you. Darren is a great teacher and the group has a good mix of experienced and beginner climbers. 

    Anand on Nov 22, 2009.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     What a wonderful group of people! Darren is a great teacher and I can't wait to learn more! 

    Christine on Nov 15, 2009.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     great climbing and good people! what more can ya ask for? 

    Darian C. on Nov 14, 2009.

  • MAA Members Meetup Group

     If you are interested in getting into mountaineering this is the group for you. Darren is a great and patient teacher who doesn’t pressure you into anything you feel uncomfortable with. 

    Warren G. on Oct 25, 2009.

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