Trip Duration

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Days

Trip Styles

Departure Month

Yosemite Grand Traverse Backpack -
1
Yosemite Grand Traverse Backpack
Backpacking
$2295
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
2020
July 4 - 11
August 15 - 22
September 5 - 12
2021
July 3 - 10
August 14 - 21
September 4 - 11
John Muir Trail -
1
John Muir Trail
Backpacking
$5595
23 days
Strenuous

Explore world-class scenery of the High Sierra
Traverse 3 national parks & summit Mt. Whitney
Experience stunning alpine landscapes
2020
July 4 - 26
August 1 - 23
2021
July 31 - Aug 22
July 3 - 25
John Muir Trail: Agnew Meadows to Tuolumne Meadows -
2
John Muir Trail: Agnew Meadows to Tuolumne Meadows
Pack Supported Trekking
$2095
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
2020
July 14 - 18
August 4 - 8
2021
July 20 - 24
August 3 - 7
Yosemite Grand Traverse with Horsepack Support -
2
Yosemite Grand Traverse with Horsepack Support
Pack Supported Trekking
$3695
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
2020
July 11 - 18
August 22 - 29
2021
July 10 - 17
August 21 - 28
Rae Lakes Loop -
1
Rae Lakes Loop
Backpacking
$2295
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
2020
July 18 - 25
2021
July 17 - 24
John Muir Trail Northbound: Florence Lake to Yosemite Valley -
1
John Muir Trail Northbound: Florence Lake to Yosemite Valley
Backpacking
$3695
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
2020
September 5 - 17
2021
September 4 - 16
Mt Whitney with Horsepack Support -
2
Mt Whitney with Horsepack Support
Pack Supported Trekking
$3995
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
2020
August 2 - 8
2021
August 1 - 7
Trans-Sierra Trail to Mt. Whitney -
1
Trans-Sierra Trail to Mt. Whitney
Backpacking
$2750
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
2020
August 20 - 29
2021
August 19 - 28
Red Peak Pass Loop -
1
Red Peak Pass Loop
Backpacking
$1695
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
2020
July 28 - Aug 3
August 10 - 16
Yosemite High Passes Loop -
1
Yosemite High Passes Loop
Backpacking
$1495
7 days
Challenging

Summit 4 high elevation passes
Camp at pristine Alpine Lakes
Hike through remote areas of Southern Yosemite wilderness
2020
July 6 - 12
August 3 - 9
2021
July 5 - 11
August 2 - 8
Alpine Lakes -
1
Alpine Lakes
Backpacking
$995
5 days
Moderate / Basecamp

Explore alpine lake basins in Ansel Adams Wilderness
Summit a 10,000'+ peak on Yosemite's border
Relax & enjoy beautiful Alpine Lakes
2020
June 24 - 28
July 15 - 19
August 5 - 9
August 26 - 30
2021
June 23 - 27
July 21 - 25
August 4 - 8
August 25 - 29
Yosemite Falls Loop -
1
Yosemite Falls Loop
Backpacking
$695
3 days
Moderate

See the best views of iconic Yosemite Falls
Traverse the North Rim of Yosemite Valley
See Half Dome up from unique, up close angles
2020
May 22 - 24
May 29 - 31
June 12 - 14
2021
May 22 - 24
May 28 - 30
June 18 - 20
Half Dome Backpacking Weekend -
1
Half Dome Backpacking Weekend
Backpacking
$1295
4 or 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
2020
June 17 - 21
July 12 - 16
September 9 - 13
2021
June 16 - 20
July 7 - 11
September 8 - 12
Half Dome and Clouds Rest Backpack -
1
Half Dome and Clouds Rest Backpack
Backpacking
$1395
4 or 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
2020
June 24 - 28
September 2 - 6
2021
June 23 - 27
September 1 - 5
High Tour -
1
High Tour
Backpacking
$895
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
2020
August 20 - 23
2021
August 19 - 22
Sierra High Route -
1
Sierra High Route
Backpacking
$2595
7-26 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
2020
September 13 - 19
Ansel Adams Wilderness High Sierra Camp  -
2
Ansel Adams Wilderness High Sierra Camp
Pack Supported Trekking
$1695
5 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
2020
July 1 - 5
August 12 - 16
2021
June 30 - Jul 4
August 11 - 15
Ales and Trails -
2
Ales and Trails
Pack Supported Trekking
$1895
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
2020
July 22 - 26
2021
July 14 - 18
Yosemite Valley Day Hike -
3
Yosemite Valley Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$425
9am-5pm (8 hours)
All levels

See Yosemite's waterfalls up close
Hike on the famous Mist Trail
Explore the iconic trails and meadows of Yosemite Valley
2020
May 1 - Oct 1
Glacier Point and Yosemite's South Rim Day Hike -
3
Glacier Point and Yosemite's South Rim Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$425
9am-5pm (8 hours)
All levels

View Half Dome from unique perspectives above the Valley Floor
Hike to Sentinel Dome with a 360 view of Yosemite
Explore Taft Point with views of El Capitan below
2020
May 1 - Oct 1
Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove Day Hike -
3
Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$425
9am-5pm (8 hours)
All levels

Visit Glacier Point & see Half Dome from a unique angle
Explore the grove of Giant Sequioa trees, the largest living organisms on earth
Visit the Grizzly Giant, the largest known Sequoia in Yosemite
2020
May 1 - Oct 1
Panorama Trail Yosemite Day Hike -
3
Panorama Trail Yosemite Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$495
8am-6pm
All Levels

Visit Glacier Point & see Half Dome from unique angles
Hike on the John Muir Trail
See Yosemite Waterfalls like Illilouette, Nevada and Vernal Falls
2020
May 1 - Oct 1
2022
June 1 - Oct 1
Half Dome Yosemite Day Hike  -
3
Half Dome Yosemite Day Hike
Yosemite Guided Hiking
$495
6:00a-6:00p
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
2020
June 18 - 18
August 14 - 14
July 19 - 19
Rock Climbing Day -
4
Rock Climbing Day
Rock Climbing
$425
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
2020
June 1 - Oct 1
Rock Climbing Skills Day -
4
Rock Climbing Skills Day
Rock Climbing
$425
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.
2020
June 1 - Oct 1
Rock Climbing Weekend -
4
Rock Climbing Weekend
Rock Climbing
$795
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
2020
May 29 - 31
June 19 - 21
June 26 - 28
July 24 - 26
2021
June 18 - 20
June 25 - 27
July 23 - 25
Rock Climbing Camp -
4
Rock Climbing Camp
Rock Climbing
$1295
5 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
2020
June 10 - 14
June 24 - 28
July 1 - 5
July 29 - Aug 2
2021
June 9 - 13
June 23 - 27
June 30 - Jul 4
July 28 - Aug 1
Yosemite Valley Hiking Weekend -
9
Yosemite Valley Hiking Weekend
Yosemite Camping
$895
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
2020
June 4 - 7
June 25 - 28
2021
June 3 - 6
June 24 - 27
John Muir Trail Hiking Weekend -
9
John Muir Trail Hiking Weekend
Yosemite Camping
$895
4 Days
All levels

Experience Yosemite's peaceful high country
Hike to the famous Cathedral Lakes
Enjoy the meadows and granite domes of Tuolumne
2020
July 9 - 12
July 23 - 26
2021
July 8 - 11
July 22 - 25
Hidden Patagonia -
7
Hidden Patagonia
Patagonia Hiking
$3895
10 Days + optional Torres del Paine trip extension
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
2021
March 20 - 29
Classic Torres del Paine -
7
Classic Torres del Paine
Patagonia Hiking
$3995
6 days, 5 nights + Optional Hidden Patagonia Extension
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
2021
March 30 - Apr 4
Hiking with Packstock

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