Trip Duration

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Days

Trip Styles

Departure Month

Yosemite Grand Traverse Backpack
1
Yosemite Grand Traverse Backpack
Backpacking
$2795
8 days
Challenging

World's Top 15 Trails by National Geographic
Traverse through the heart of remote Yosemite Wilderness
Summit Clouds Rest and camp beneath Cathedral Peak
2022
Jul 9 - 16
Aug 20 - 27
Sep 10 - 17
2023
Jul 8 - 15
Aug 19 - 26
Sep 9 - 16
John Muir Trail
1
John Muir Trail
Backpacking
$6195
23 days
Strenuous

Explore world-class scenery of the High Sierra
Traverse 3 national parks & summit Mt. Whitney
Experience stunning alpine landscapes
2022
Jul 9 - 31
Aug 6 - 28
2023
Jul 8 - 30
Aug 5 - 27
John Muir Trail: Agnew Meadows to Tuolumne Meadows
2
John Muir Trail: Agnew Meadows to Tuolumne Meadows
Pack Supported Trekking
$2495
5 days
Moderate

Follow the John Muir Trail along the famed "Postcard Country"
Reach the top of Donahue Pass (11,066')
Enjoy the serenity of Tuolumne's Lyell Canyon
2022
Jul 26 - 30
Aug 9 - 13
2023
Jul 25 - 29
Aug 8 - 12
Yosemite Grand Traverse with Horsepack Support
2
Yosemite Grand Traverse with Horsepack Support
Pack Supported Trekking
$3995
8 days
Moderate

World's Top 15 Trails by National Geographic
Traverse through the heart of remote Yosemite Wilderness
Summit Clouds Rest and camp beneath Cathedral Peak
2022
Jul 16 - 23
Aug 27 - Sep 3
2023
Jul 16 - 23
Aug 26 - Sep 2
John Muir Trail: Rae Lakes Loop
1
John Muir Trail: Rae Lakes Loop
Backpacking
$2795
8 days
Challenging

Hike a famous section of the John Muir Trail
View panoramic vistas from the top of Glen Pass (11,926')
Explore Rae Lakes & 60 Lakes Basin
2022
Jul 24 - 31
2023
Jul 22 - 29
John Muir Trail Northbound: Florence Lake to Yosemite Valley
1
John Muir Trail Northbound: Florence Lake to Yosemite Valley
Backpacking
$3995
13 days
Strenuous

Enjoy stunning "postcard country" of the Ritter Range
Hike the JMT's iconic northern section
Traverse high-mountain passes: Selden, Silver and Donahue
2022
Sep 10 - 22
2023
Sep 9 - 21
Mt Whitney with Horsepack Support
2
Mt Whitney with Horsepack Support
Pack Supported Trekking
$4895
7 days
Challenging

Summit Mt Whitney (14,495'), the highest peak in the contiguous US
Experience the stunning landscapes of the High Sierra along the Pacific Crest Trail
Enjoy the solitude and stillness of Sequoia-Kings National Park
2022
Aug 7 - 13
2023
Aug 6 - 12
Trans-Sierra Trail to Mt. Whitney
1
Trans-Sierra Trail to Mt. Whitney
Backpacking
$3395
10 days
Strenuous

Cross the Great Western Divide via Colby Pass (11,960')
Summit Mt. Whitney, highest point in the contiguous US
Experience the heart of Sequoia-Kings Canyon backcountry
2022
Aug 25 - Sep 3
2023
Aug 24 - Sep 2
Red Peak Pass Loop
1
Red Peak Pass Loop
Backpacking
$2295
7 days
Challenging

Explore the heart of Yosemite Wilderness
Hike Red Peak Pass (11,078'), the highest point on trail in Yosemite Wilderness
Enjoy Ottoway Lakes and the Headwaters of the Merced River
2023
Jul 31 - Aug 6
Aug 14 - 20
Yosemite High Passes Loop
1
Yosemite High Passes Loop
Backpacking
$2295
8 days
Challenging

Summit 4 high elevation passes
Camp at pristine Alpine Lakes
Hike through remote areas of Southern Yosemite wilderness
2022
Jul 17 - 24
2023
Jul 16 - 23
Aug 6 - 13
Alpine Lakes
1
Alpine Lakes
Backpacking
$1295
5 days
Moderate / Basecamp

Explore the high country basin in Ansel Adams Wilderness
Summit a 10,000'+ peak on Yosemite's border
Relax & enjoy beautiful Alpine Lakes
2022
Jul 28 - Aug 1
Aug 10 - 14
Aug 31 - Sep 4
2023
Jun 22 - 26
Jul 26 - 30
Aug 9 - 13
Aug 30 - Sep 3
Yosemite Falls Loop
1
Yosemite Falls Loop
Backpacking
$995
3 days
Moderate

See the best views of iconic Yosemite Falls
Traverse the North Rim of Yosemite Valley
See Half Dome from unique, up close angles
2023
May 27 - 29
Jun 2 - 4
Jun 23 - 25
Half Dome Backpack
1
Half Dome Backpack
Backpacking
$1895
5 days
Moderate

Summit Half Dome, Yosemite's icon (8,845')
Camp at the famous Little Yosemite Valley
Hike on the JMT and Mist Trail
2022
Sep 14 - 18
2023
Jun 14 - 18
Jul 5 - 9
Sep 13 - 17
Half Dome and Clouds Rest Backpack
1
Half Dome and Clouds Rest Backpack
Backpacking
$1895
5 days
Moderate

Summit two Yosemite icons, Half Dome (8,845') & Clouds Rest (9,926')
Camp at the famous Little Yosemite Valley
Hike on the John Muir Trail and Mist Trail
2022
Aug 31 - Sep 4
2023
Jun 28 - Jul 2
Aug 30 - Sep 3
High Tour
1
High Tour
Backpacking
$1095
4 days
Moderate / Basecamp

Explore alpine lake basins in Ansel Adams Wilderness
Summit a 10,000'+ peak with views of Yosemite Wildnerness
Relax & enjoy beautiful a stunning Alpine Lake
2022
Aug 18 - 21
2023
Aug 17 - 20
Sierra High Route
1
Sierra High Route
Backpacking
$2995
7 days
Strenuous

Experience the "freedom of the hills" traveling this classic cross-country route through the High Sierra
Enjoy the alpine country traveling on and off trail through class II and class III terrain
Follow sections of Steve Roper's published route, away from crowded trails
2022
Sep 11 - 17
Mount Conness Yosemite Backpack
1
Mount Conness Yosemite Backpack
Backpacking
$1895
5 days
Moderate

Summit one of our favorite peaks: Mt. Conness (12,590')
Camp at beautiful Young Lakes in the Tuolumne high country
Moderate trekking through forest and meadows
2022
Jul 6 - 10
Aug 23 - 27
Ansel Adams Wilderness High Sierra Camp
2
Ansel Adams Wilderness High Sierra Camp
Pack Supported Trekking
$1995
5 days
Moderate / Basecamp

Explore alpine lake basins in Ansel Adams Wilderness
Summit a 10,000'+ peak with views of Yosemite Wildnerness
Relax & enjoy a beautiful stunning Alpine Lake
2022
Jul 6 - 10
Aug 17 - 21
2023
Jul 5 - 9
Aug 16 - 20
Ales and Trails
2
Ales and Trails
Pack Supported Trekking
$2295
5 days
Moderate / Basecamp

A micro-brew experience in a macro-alpine landscape with our local, "South Gate Brewing Company"
Help name the custom brew that is developed specifically for this trip
Explore alpine lake basins in Ansel Adams Wilderness
2022
Jul 13 - 17
2023
Jul 12 - 16
Yosemite Valley Day Hike
3
Yosemite Valley Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$525
8 hours
All levels

See Yosemite's waterfalls up close
Explore the iconic trails and meadows of Yosemite Valley
$525 for a private tour (1-5 guests; +$95 each after 5)
2022
May 1 – Oct 15
2023
May 1 – Oct 15
Tuolumne Meadows Day Hike
3
Tuolumne Meadows Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$595
8 hours
all levels

Experience Yosemite NP away from the busy summer crowds
Enjoy cooler temperatures for more pleasant hiking
$595 for a private tour (1-5 guests; +$95 each after 5)
2022
June 1 – Oct 15
Mariposa Grove Day Hike
3
Mariposa Grove Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$525
8 hours
All levels

Explore the grove of Giant Sequoia trees, the largest living organisms on earth
Visit the Grizzly Giant, the largest known Sequoia in Yosemite
Walk through the Giant California Tunnel Tree
2022
June 1 – Oct 1
Half Dome Yosemite Day Hike
3
Half Dome Yosemite Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$325
12 hours
Challenging

Summit Yosemite's iconic monolith, Half Dome (8,845')
Hike on the John Muir Trail and famous Mist Trail
See Yosemite waterfalls: Nevada and Vernal Fall
2022
Jul 7
Jul 14
Jul 25
Jul 29
Sep 18
Oct 10
Rock Climbing Day
4
Rock Climbing Day
Rock Climbing
$525
Full or Half Day
Beginner-Advanced

Experience the incredible granite of Southern Yosemite
Enjoy cragging and/or multi-pitch climbing
Join us for a Half or Full day of climbing in the Sierra National Forest
2022
June 1 – Oct 1
2023
June 1 – Oct 1
Rock Climbing Skills Day
4
Rock Climbing Skills Day
Rock Climbing
$575
9am-5pm (8 hours)
Beginner-Advanced

Learn techniques and skills to transition from gym to crag.
Practice gear placements and anchor building under the supervision of our certified Rock Guides
Enjoy the incredible climbing on granite domes of Southern Yosemite.
2022
June 1 – Oct 1
Rock Climbing Weekend
4
Rock Climbing Weekend
Rock Climbing
$1195
3 days
Beginner-Advanced

Experience the incredible granite of Southern Yosemite
Enjoy a variety of climbing areas that include cragging and/or multi-pitch
Learn new techniques and skills from our certified Rock Guides
2022
Jul 1 - 3
Jul 29 - 31
2023
Jun 2 - 4
Jun 23 - 25
Jun 30 - Jul 2
Jul 28 - 30
Rock Climbing Workshop (4-day)
4
Rock Climbing Workshop (4-day)
Rock Climbing
$1495
4 days
Beginner-Advanced

Learn techniques and skills to transition from gym to crag
Practice gear placements and anchor building under the supervision of our certified Rock Guides
Enjoy the incredible climbing on granite domes of Southern Yosemite
2022
Jul 7 - 10
Aug 4 - 7
2023
Jun 15 - 18
Jul 6 - 9
Aug 3 - 6
Yosemite Valley Hiking Weekend
9
Yosemite Valley Hiking Weekend
Yosemite Camping
$1195
4 days
All levels

See Yosemite Waterfalls up close
Visit Glacier Point and see unique perspectives of Half Dome
Camp in the heart of Yosemite Valley
2023
Jun 8 - 11
Jun 22 - 25
John Muir Trail Hiking Weekend
9
John Muir Trail Hiking Weekend
Yosemite Camping
All levels

Experience Yosemite's peaceful high country
Hike to the famous Cathedral Lakes
Enjoy the meadows and granite domes of Tuolumne
Hidden Patagonia
7
Hidden Patagonia
Patagonia Hiking
$3895
10 days
Moderate

Hike impressive native rainforests amidst the ancient Alerce Trees
Trek beneath towering cliffs and peaks of Cochamo, the Yosemite of South America
Experience the rural way of Patagonian life at estancias within the Rio Puelo Valley
2023
Mar 25 - Apr 3
Classic Torres del Paine
7
Classic Torres del Paine
Patagonia Hiking
$3995
6 days
Moderate

Hike the famous "W" Route in its entirety in a small personalized group
Stand beneath the gigantic Las Torres formations in the Valley of Silence
See wildlife like Guanaco, Rhea, Chilean Flamingoes, and Condors
2023
Apr 3 - 8
Hiking with Packstock

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