Travel to North America

Enjoy the natural splendors of North America right in your own back yard.

Enjoy the natural splendors of North America right in your own back yard. From backcountry hiking trips to scenic cycle tours to coastal kayaking, there's an adventure for everyone!

Looking for a quick escape? REI Adventures' Weekend Getaways may be just the thing!

Alaska Trips

Alaska's Inside Passage and Glacier Bay

Alaska's Inside Passage and Glacier Bay

  • Days: 8
  • Activity Level: Varies
  • Activity: Wildlife Viewing, Kayaking

Remote wilderness exploration highlights this adventure. Spend days cruising among massive icebergs, hiking, kayaking, paddle boarding, and whale watching in Alaska's spectacular Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.

Alaska's Inside Passage: Eastern Coves

Alaska's Inside Passage: Eastern Coves

  • Days: 8
  • Activity Level: Varies
  • Activity: Wildlife Viewing, Kayaking, Hiking

Shaped by massive glaciers over millions of years, the temperate rainforest of Southeast Alaska reveals wildlife-rich fjords and spectacular scenery. The Juneau to Ketchikan route includes hiking the Baird Glacier trail, kayaking in Yes Bay and Walker Cove, exploring Misty Fjords National Monument and visiting Wrangell's Kiksetti Totem Park.

Alaska's Inside Passage: Western Coves

Alaska's Inside Passage: Western Coves

  • Days: 8
  • Activity Level: Varies
  • Activity: Wildlife Viewing, Kayaking, Hiking

Explore the back passages and narrow waterways of the most remote areas of Southeast Alaska's Inside Passage. The Ketchikan to Juneau route includes kayaking in Patterson Bay, hiking the southeastern side of Baranoff Island, exploring El Capitan Cave, visiting the authentic Tlingit town of Klawock and whale watching in Frederick Sound.

Gateway to the Arctic

Gateway to the Arctic

  • Days: 10
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Canoeing

On this unforgettable hiking adventure in northern Alaska, top guide Jody Young leads us on an active exploration of some of North America's most remote and magnificent wilderness regions including Gates of the Arctic National Park and the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR).

Arizona Trips

Grand Canyon Backpacking – North Rim

Grand Canyon Backpacking – North Rim

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 5
  • Activity: Backpacking

Leave the crowds behind and explore the Grand Canyon on a challenging backpack trip deep into the canyon. Our North Rim itinerary takes us into some of the most remote and pristine areas of the park. See stunning vistas, ancient rock formations, and traces of past civilizations. The Grand Canyon is a milestone achievement for any backpacker.

Grand Canyon Backpacking – South Rim

Grand Canyon Backpacking – South Rim

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 5
  • Activity: Backpacking

Challenge yourself with a memorable backpacking trip from the Grand Canyon's South Rim to its floor. See jaw-dropping views from the rim and explore the intense contours of the canyon walls, while staying at remote, scenic campsites. Get away from the crowds and see this natural wonder on foot.

Grand Canyon Havasu Falls Family Adventure

Grand Canyon Havasu Falls Family Adventure

  • Days: 7
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking
  • Minimum Age: 8

Award Winner! A classic family vacation, the Grand Canyon is right on top of everyone's list. Spend a week in a remote and incredibly beautiful part of the Canyon near famed Havasu Falls, camping, exploring, swimming and relaxing.

Grand Canyon Havasu Falls Hiking

Grand Canyon Havasu Falls Hiking

  • Days: 7
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking

Explore legendary Havasu Falls on this journey deep into the Grand Canyon, where giant cascades plunge hundreds of feet into azure pools against a backdrop of towering red rock walls.

Grand Canyon Phantom Ranch Hiking

Grand Canyon Phantom Ranch Hiking

  • Days: 7
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Hiking

Grand Canyon Phantom Ranch Hiking — Tackle the legendary rim to rim hike or the classic south rim loop and spend two nights at Phantom Ranch, with a full day to explore the canyon's depths.

Phantom Ranch Weekend Getaway

Phantom Ranch Weekend Getaway

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Hiking

Grand Canyon Phantom Ranch Weekend—Cross a stay at the legendary Phantom Ranch off your bucket list with our 4-day trip from the South Rim, with a full day to explore the canyon's depths.

Superstition Mountains Backpacking

Superstition Mountains Backpacking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking, Hiking

Home to the legend of the Lost Dutchman's Gold, the Superstition Mountains have long been considered one of the premiere hiking destinations in the southwest. Join us on our northbound, one-way through-hike exploring the eroded rock spires and blocky sheer walled mesas that define this region.

California Trips

Death Valley Cycling

Death Valley Cycling

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Cycling

Escape to one of the greatest surprises in the West and a cycling experience that simply can't be duplicated anywhere else on the planet. Wildlife and wildflowers animate the spaces between salt spires and sand dunes. Join us for a weekend spinning wheels through Death Valley, reviving the soul and opening your mind to the exceptional cycling terrain.

Death Valley Hiking & Camping

Death Valley Hiking & Camping

  • Days: 6
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking

Death Valley's backcountry offers a variety of unique hiking opportunities for the active traveler: narrow, labyrinthine slot canyons cut through polished marble and challenging trails that climb to remote desert summits. Our schedule allows for hiking excursions to many of this vast national park's geological highlights, while we spend all nights at a comfortable basecamp close to each day's trailhead.

Death Valley Hiking – Hotel Based

Death Valley Hiking – Hotel Based

  • Days: 6
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking

See the stunning contrasts of Death Valley, from towering 11,000' peaks to basins sunk below sea level. We explore this unique national park through a series of hikes, from winding slot canyons to summits with magnificent views. Each night we retire to a comfortable hotel to relax and recharge for the coming day's adventure.

Joshua Tree Rock Climbing & Backpacking

Joshua Tree Rock Climbing & Backpacking

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking, Rock Climbing

Joshua Tree is home to amazing granite monoliths and formations—twisted rock that creates a surreal and unique landscape. Not only do we marvel at these wonders, but we rope up and climb them! Backpack in to our campsite and spend 3 days learning and practicing rock climbing skills for a one-of-a-kind weekend getaway.

Joshua Tree Rock Climbing & Camping

Joshua Tree Rock Climbing & Camping

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Camping, Rock Climbing

Joshua Tree is an amazing location to learn how to rock climb. Unique rock formations among stunning scenery provide the perfect backdrop for a weekend of climbing instruction. Join our professional guides to build or hone your skills, while staying at a nearby front-country campsite.

Lake Tahoe Paddleboarding & Hiking

Lake Tahoe Paddleboarding & Hiking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Paddleboarding, Hiking

New Trip! Lake Tahoe offers something for everyone, and our weekend getaway lets adventurous travelers explore the Sierras by land and water. Join us on a trip that includes stand up paddleboarding and scenic hiking, while we camp near the shores of Donner Lake. Our experienced guides help you explore the majestic vistas and stunningly-clear waters of Lake Tahoe.

Mount Shasta Climb – North Face

Mount Shasta Climb – North Face

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 5
  • Activity: Mountaineering

Mt. Shasta is the perfect challenge for new mountaineers around the United States. Its challenging slopes are a great place to learn and hone mountaineering skills. Our trip provides instruction on skills and tools before trying for the second-highest volcanic summit in the lower 48.

Mount Shasta Climb – South Face

Mount Shasta Climb – South Face

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 5
  • Activity: Mountaineering

At 14,179 feet, Mt. Shasta is the second highest volcanic peak in the lower 48 states. Our South Face route takes advantage of early season conditions to help you accomplish this challenging feat, perfect for the beginning mountaineer. REI guides provide instruction and training before setting out for the summit.

Mt. Whitney Summit Hike

Mt. Whitney Summit Hike

  • Days: 7
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Hiking

Our pack-supported trek departing from Cottonwood Pack Station and traversing below the western slopes of Mt. Whitney will be a true hike of a lifetime. Being on the summit is just an added bonus!

O.A.R.S. Rafting

O.A.R.S. Rafting

  • Days: 2 to 4+
  • Activity Level: Varies
  • Activity: Rafting

REI Adventures and Outdoor Adventure River Specialists (O.A.R.S.) bring you over fifteen itineraries on nine different rivers from half-day floats to weekend and longer trips.

Tahoe Sierra Backpacking

Tahoe Sierra Backpacking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Enjoy the 'quiet' side of Tahoe on this stunning backpacking trip through the Tahoe National Forest. We'll head out in to the backcountry and establish a base camp, allowing us to explore further with lighter loads. We'll seek out pristine swimming holes, sculpted granite basins, and cascading alpine streams as we get away from civilization and soak in the sunlight under a sapphire blue Sierra sky. Old growth forests will shade our tents and campfire camaraderie awaits just a few convenient hours away from Reno, Sacramento, or the San Francisco Bay Area.

Yosemite Backpacking – Hetch Hetchy

Yosemite Backpacking – Hetch Hetchy

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Backpacking

Explore the "hidden Yosemite" as you learn the basics of backpacking on our exploration of Hetch Hetchy in Yosemite National Park. We'll learn route finding, backcountry travel utilizing minimal impact practices, outdoor cookery, and natural history as we enjoy Yosemite Valley's "little sister."

Yosemite Backpacking – The High Country

Yosemite Backpacking – The High Country

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Learn the basics of backpacking in this introductory course. While enjoying the beauty of Yosemite's high country, learn route finding using map and compass, establishing a camp while employing minimal impact practices, the basics of packing light, outdoor cookery and menu planning, natural history and personal care.

Yosemite Backpacking – Yosemite Valley

Yosemite Backpacking – Yosemite Valley

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Experience the real power of place as you learn the basics of backpacking around one of the most incredible valleys in the world. Enjoy the eagle eye views as we gaze from above at iconic formations and features of the Yosemite Valley and learn the basics of minimal impact backcountry travel and cooking, as well as natural history.

Yosemite Half Dome Backpacking

Yosemite Half Dome Backpacking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Yosemite's Half Dome is considered the most iconic rock face in the country! REI Adventures has designed the perfect itinerary for your big climb! Join us for a four day hike along Yosemite's most spectacular ridgeline overlooking the Yosemite Valley, destination: Half Dome.

Yosemite Volunteer Vacation

Yosemite Volunteer Vacation

  • Days: 5
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Trail Maintenance, Restoration

Help protect one of America's best known icons: Yosemite National Park. Volunteers are needed to help rangers renovate trails and restore fragile natural resources damaged by visitor use. September is the perfect time to visit Yosemite, with pleasant daytime temperatures, fall colors and fewer visitors than during the summer months. Enjoy the camaraderie of working with other outdoor enthusiasts and have fun while "giving back" to this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Colorado Trips

Rocky Mountain Backpacking – North Inlet

Rocky Mountains Backpacking – North Inlet

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Our backcountry voyage begins from the Rocky Mountain National Park's quiet western border outside the beautiful town of Grand Lake, CO. Following the superbly designed and maintained Continental Divide Trail we traverse idyllic flower and wild life studded meadows, rushing creeks teeming with trout, tumbling waterfalls and clear alpine lakes surrounded by a sea of craggy peaks reaching heights over 14,000 feet. Join REI in Rocky Mountain National Park on its quiet trails, learning little known secrets from your guides as we help craft your perfect weekend wilderness escape.

Rocky Mountain Backpacking – Thunder Lake

Rocky Mountains Backpacking – Thunder Lake

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Backpacking

We've been having such a great time on our North Inlet itinerary, that we felt it was time to add a Thunder Lake route. This trip is perfect for those looking for a higher altitude experience, seekers of a slightly more challenging Rocky Mountains route, or for backpackers who've already experienced our North Inlet route and would like to see more of the park. High altitude vistas and dramatic scenery await you as you ascend above 10,000 feet to camp near a sparkling alpine lake. Challenge your body and refresh your soul with this beautiful escape to the backcountry!

O.A.R.S. Rafting

O.A.R.S. Rafting

  • Days: 2 to 4+
  • Activity Level: Varies
  • Activity: Rafting

REI Adventures and Outdoor Adventure River Specialists (O.A.R.S.) bring you over fifteen itineraries on nine different rivers from half-day floats to weekend and longer trips.

Hawaii Trips

Active Kauai Weekend Adventure

Active Kauai Weekend Adventure

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Kayaking, Hiking, Surfing, Snorkeling

Explore the best of Kauai, Hawaii's Garden Isle. Snorkel or try stand-up paddle surfing in Hanalei Bay, hike the ridges and gorges of Waimea Canyon, and kayak the famous Na Pali Coast.

New Hampshire Trips

Appalachian Trail Hut-to-Hut Hiking – Pemigewasset Wilderness

Appalachian Trail Hut-to-Hut Hiking – Pemigewasset Wilderness

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Hiking

See the best of New Hampshire while hiking from hut to hut through the White Mountains. Experience a beautiful stretch of the iconic Appalachian Trail while staying in comfortable, charming huts along the way. Summit peaks while taking in stunning views.

Appalachian Trail Hut-to-Hut Hiking – Presidential Peaks

Appalachian Trail Hut-to-Hut Hiking – Presidential Peaks

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Hiking

Journey through the dramatic high peaks of New Hampshire's White Mountains on a guided hut-to-hut hike. Our days will be spent following sections of the famed Appalachian Trail. Along the way, we'll summit peaks and taking in breathtaking vistas.

Ice Climbing Basics

Ice Climbing Basics

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Ice Climbing

New England winters create the perfect conditions for world-class ice climbs to form consistently each season in the idyllic White Mountains of New Hampshire. For those wishing to discover the thrill of this exhilarating and fast-growing sport, this introductory course features a great environment, furnishes all the necessary technical equipment, and boasts outstanding instruction from experienced guides.

Mount Washington Winter Climb

Mount Washington Winter Climb

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Winter Mountaineering

REI Adventures is proud to offer this challenging winter ascent of New Hampshire's legendary peak! At 6,288ft, Mt. Washington is the highest peak in the White Mountains and home to the planet's most severe weather, retaining the world record for wind speed. Join our world class mountaineering guides on this extraordinary winter adventure.

White Mountains Hut-to-Hut Snowshoe

White Mountains Hut-to-Hut Snowshoe

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Snowshoeing

This hut to hut snowshoeing getaway in New Hampshire's White Mountains will take you on an exceptional loop from picturesque Crawford Notch to the remote, snow-covered Zealand Valley and back. If clear weather prevails, we'll enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding forest, peaks and ranges from numerous summits and viewpoints along the way.

New York Trips

Rock Climbing the Gunks

Rock Climbing the Gunks

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Rock Climbing

New York's "Gunks" are one of North America's world-class rock climbing destinations. Located only 90 miles from the heart of the big city, this is a legendary climbing getaway. Our three-day rock climbing program is well suited for beginners and intermediate climbers alike.

North Carolina Trips

North Carolina Rock Climbing

North Carolina Rock Climbing

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Rock Climbing

On this introductory course we spend time at two climbing areas in Pisgah National Forest learning rope handling, knots and belaying as well as lots of practice on the rock.

South Carolina Trips

Coastal Carolina Sea Kayaking

Coastal Carolina Sea Kayaking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Kayaking

Coastal Carolina barrier islands provide some of the most spectacular wilderness ecosystems in the country, teeming with diverse wildlife and untouched shorelines. Capers Island Heritage Preserve will serve as our ocean front base camp on this expedition style weekend paddle, exploring miles of undeveloped beachfront and over 8000 acres of pristine maritime forest.

Tennessee Trips

Great Smoky Mountains Backpacking

Great Smoky Mountains Backpacking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Backpacking

The Appalachian Trail through the Great Smoky Mountains offers fantastic hiking and expansive mountain views. We backpack from one primitive shelter to the next on this short section of a classic route to experience a taste of the Appalachian Trail thru-hiker life.

Great Smoky Mountains Family Backpacking Adventure

Great Smoky Mountains Family Backpacking Adventure

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Backpacking
  • Minimum Age: 9

Experience the magic of the Great Smoky Mountains on this backpacking adventure designed specifically for families with children ages 9 and up. We'll carry all we need comfortably on our backs as we take our time enjoying this loop hike among old growth Hemlock and Spruce trees along streams, pools and cascading waterfalls. Spend the weekend with REI Adventures creating family memories to last a lifetime in one of our National Parks where the scenery and resources are protected, and nature is allowed to run its course.

Utah Trips

Arches & Canyonlands Hiking

Arches & Canyonlands Hiking

  • Days: 7
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking

Utah's Arches & Canyonlands National Parks offer an unforgettable introduction to the dramatic grandeur of the Southwest's High Desert. Our new lodge-based hiking adventure led by top-guide Jody Young transports us to the heart of this colorful region where water and wind-sculpted landscapes of enormous scale stretch out to the distant horizon.

Bryce Hiking Weekend – REI Signature Camping

Bryce Hiking Weekend – REI Signature Camping

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Camping

Our new and exclusive REI Signature Camp at Bryce Canyon features the best REI camping amenities and provides outstanding access to the park's great hikes and sights for an exceptional Bryce adventure as only REI can provide.

Family Zion & Bryce Hiking – REI Signature Camping

Family Zion & Bryce Hiking – REI Signature Camping

  • Days: 5
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Camping
  • Minimum Age: 8

Our new and exclusive REI Signature Camps at Zion and Bryce Canyon feature the best REI camping amenities and provide outstanding access to the parks' great hikes and sights for an exceptional Zion and Bryce Family adventure as only REI can provide.

Family Zion Hiking Weekend – REI Signature Camping

Family Zion Hiking Weekend – REI Signature Camping

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Camping

Our exclusive REI Signature Camp at Zion Canyon features the best REI camping amenities and provides outstanding access to the park's great hikes and sights for an exceptional Zion Family Weekend adventure that only REI can provide.

O.A.R.S. Rafting

O.A.R.S. Rafting

  • Days: 2 to 4+
  • Activity Level: Varies
  • Activity: Rafting

REI Adventures and Outdoor Adventure River Specialists (O.A.R.S.) bring you over fifteen itineraries on nine different rivers from half-day floats to weekend and longer trips.

Zion & Bryce Canyon Cycling & Hiking

Zion & Bryce Canyon Cycling & Hiking

  • Days: 6
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Cycling, Hiking

Southern Utah's geologic wonderland surrounding Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks boasts one of the world's most stunning landscapes for a cycling and hiking adventure. Zion's "tunnel climb", Kodachrome Basin and Angel's Landing are just a few of the highlights we visit in these iconic parks.

Zion & Bryce Hiking – Lodge-based

Zion & Bryce Hiking – Lodge-based

  • Days: 7
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking

After each day's hike through the natural wonders of Utah, relax with a bountiful meal and settle in to a comfortable lodge on a private 1000-acre ranch.

Zion & Bryce Hiking – REI Signature Camping

Zion & Bryce Hiking – REI Signature Camping

  • Days: 5
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Camping

Our new and exclusive REI Base Camps at Zion and Bryce Canyon feature the best REI camping amenities and provide outstanding access to the parks' great hikes and sights for an exceptional Zion and Bryce adventure as only REI can provide.

Zion Hiking Weekend – REI Signature Camping

Zion Hiking Weekend – REI Signature Camping

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Camping

Our exclusive REI Signature Camp at Zion Canyon features the best REI camping amenities and provides outstanding access to the park's great hikes and sights for an exceptional Zion Family Weekend adventure that only REI can provide.

Zion New Year's Adventure

Zion New Year's Adventure

  • Days: 6
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Snowshoeing

Our mid-winter Zion & Bryce Canyon hiking and snowshoeing adventure provides a unique opportunity to discover these magical national parks when visitors are few and the landscape is filled with an air of tranquility and renewal.

Moosalamoo Inn to Inn Hiking

Moosalamoo Inn to Inn Hiking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking

Hiking from one charming country inn to the next is a perfect way to experience the Moosalamoo region of Vermont's Green Mountain National Forest, recognized by National Geographic for its outstanding local heritage, nature conservation and tourism stewardship.

Washington Trips

San Juan Islands Family Adventure

San Juan Islands Family Adventure

  • Days: 5
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Sea Kayaking, Cycling, Hiking
  • Minimum Age: 8

Washington's San Juan Islands are the ideal destination for a memorable family vacation. We'll hike, bike and paddle some of the islands' best routes, learn about amazing marine mammals and interact with live sea creatures at university labs. After each day's activity, relax in our deluxe tent-cabins and Roche Harbor hotel (+1 night island camping).

San Juan Islands Multisport

San Juan Islands Multisport

  • Days: 6
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Sea Kayaking, Cycling, Hiking

Hike, bike and paddle Washington's San Juan Islands on this multisport adventure designed for active nature-lovers. Enjoy great routes and an unforgettable whale watch tour. After each day's activity, relax in our deluxe tent-cabins and lake front lodge rooms (+1 night island camping). Come explore the best that the San Juan Islands has to offer.

San Juan Islands Weekend Kayaking

San Juan Islands Weekend Kayaking

  • Days: 3
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Kayaking

This three-day sea kayaking adventure features secluded, picturesque camping and world class paddling among the wonders of the San Juan National Wildlife Refuge. When conditions permit, we'll also visit the premier destination in the lower 48 for paddling among orca whales.

Wyoming Trips

Yellowstone Backpacking – Bechler River

Yellowstone Backpacking – Bechler River

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Explore the wonders of Yellowstone National Park with a fun, safe, and experienced naturalist guide. Our Bechler River itinerary gets you off the beaten path to explore teeming rivers, remote geysers, and relaxing hot springs.

Yellowstone Backpacking – Black Canyon

Yellowstone Backpacking – Black Canyon

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Backpack along the mighty Yellowstone River, taking in its roaring waterfalls and abundant wildlife. Relax along riverbanks each night, spend time fishing, and take in the spectacular scenery of this world-famous national park.

Yellowstone Backpacking – Gallatin Mountains

Yellowstone Backpacking – Gallatin Mountains

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Visit a little-known corner of Yellowstone National Park on this challenging, yet rewarding, backpacking trip. The Gallatin Crest Traverse provides expansive views away from the crowds. Lace up your boots and join us on the majestic trails of Yellowstone!

Yellowstone Kayaking

Yellowstone Kayaking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Kayaking

Paddling the lakes of Yellowstone National Park is one of the most exciting and unique adventures in North America! Break away from the crowds and paddle to the remote corners of this stunning environment, take a deep breath, and enjoy one of America's great natural adventures.

Canada Trips

Canadian Rockies Hiking Plus

Canadian Rockies Hiking Plus

  • Days: 8
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Hiking, Rafting, Canoeing

In four renowned national parks in Alberta—Yoho, Banff, Jasper and Kootenay—veteran outdoor guides map out the most exciting and scenic routes for hiking, canoeing and whitewater rafting. Our basecamp near Lake Louise, a UNESCO World Heritage site, provides a stunning backdrop of majestic mountains and turquoise lakes.

Whistler Backpacking

Whistler Backpacking

  • Days: 4
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3-4
  • Activity: Backpacking

Board the gondola in The Village and continue to the top of Whistler Mountain to hike the beautiful alpine trails overlooking the entire valley below. Delight in flower-filled meadows and spectacular views in every direction as our trail crosses the rolling Musical Bumps and alpine ridgelines on route to Russet Lake. Getaway to the Whistler Alpine with our guides who will share their in-depth knowledge of the areas cultural history and the story of natural forces that have shaped this spectacular landscape.

U.S. Virgin Islands Trips

Virgin Islands Volunteer Vacation

Virgin Islands Volunteer Vacation

  • Days: 12
  • Activity Level: Activity Level 3
  • Activity: Trail Maintenance, Restoration, Hiking

New trip! Give back to one of the premier Caribbean destinations for US travelers, the Virgin Islands. Virgin Islands National Park is home to astounding beauty, but volunteers are needed to keep this park in pristine condition. Volunteers focus on trail maintenance and restoration with two days of down time to enjoy the tropical sand and surf.

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