SYMG is proud to be the official outfitter for Motion TV’s Fan Hikes. Each episode showcases a special adventure led by the show’s gregarious host and SYMG’s own Greg Aiello. See the links below for our Motion Fan Hikes movies, and our SYMG Movie Page for all our movies.
Denali Part 1 - Wonder Lake
Interior Alaska is one of the last great frontiers in the world and home to one of the most stunning national parks in America. It is the perfect place to truly get away and start an adventure in an incredible place. Greg invited three of his old friends (and all SYMG guides) to explore Denali National Park and Preserve with him.
Denali Part 2- Travel by Packraft
Alaska's backcountry wildreness is an expansive world filled with beauty, wide open views and adventure. In the second part of Motion's Alaska special, Greg and three of his old friends explore Denali National Park and Preserve together, hiking through tundra, climbing Calico Pass and floating on the Sanctuary River.
Climbing Mt Conness
On the border of the Inyo National Forest and Yosemite National Park, lies one of the most prominent mountains found in the Sierra Nevada Mountains--Mt. Conness. It's a diverse and challenging mountain to climb as Greg and the guest-hikers are about to find out. With the help of Ian Elman of Southern Yosemite Mountain Guides, they set out to summit this iconic peak! See SYMG’s itinerary for this trip
Costa Rica - Tortuguero National Park
Greg Aiello kayaks through Costa Rica's Tortuguero National Park where he gets a close look at the jungle's wildlife. Tortuguero National Park is one of Costa Rica's most remote parks and is accessible by boat and plane only. Known for its large biological diversity, Tortuguero encompasses 11 different ecological habitats, including swamp, rain forest, mangroves and beaches.
Costa Rica - Rio Pacuare Trip
Greg travels with SYMG and guests through the dense jungles of Costa Rica and discover a rarely seen tropical paradise. Two national parks are explored by river through some of the thickest jungles in Central America.
John Muir Trail: Agnew-Tuolumne Meadows
Ten fans join the Motion crew as they make the four-day hike from Mammoth Lakes, California to Yosemite National Park along the historic John Muir Trail. Freezing cold temps, snow, 70 mph winds and a helicopter rescue, set the stage for one of the most memorable Motion episodes ever filmed. See SYMG’s itinerary for this trip
John Muir Trail: Florence-Edison Lakes
Greg and the crew lead eight viewers along a new, 30-mile section of the John Muir Trail in California. The group bonds quickly as the elements and the tough terrain take their toll during their amazing adventure through some of the most rugged country in the High Sierra.
California’s Ansel Adams Wilderness
The Ansel Adams Wilderness is a wonderfully scenic sub-alpine region nestled along the quiet and remote southern border of Yosemite National Park. Follow Greg and friends as they discover sweeping vistas, craggy peaks, and pristine alpine lakes, not to mention the delicious cuisine and a fully stocked camp courtesy of Southern Yosemite Mountain Guides. See SYMG’s itinerary for this trip