Guided Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

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Guided Backpacking Tours

Our guided backpacking tours take you into the heart of world-renowned wilderness destinations like the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Yosemite. Enjoy solitude and adventure as you embark on a self-sufficient journey deep into America's most stunning wild areas. You'll be carrying everything you need for the trip in a top-of-the-line, fitted backpack we provide. Pack weights vary between 25 and 45 pounds, depending on the area, the duration of the trip, the time of year, and your height and weight.

We provide everything except clothing, footwear, rain gear, personal items, and a couple small gear items. All the gear we provide (backpacks, tents, sleeping pads, sleeping bags, trekking poles, cooking gear) is top-of-the-line. Also, you can request to share a tent with others in your party or have one to yourself. All meals are included from breakfast the first day through lunch the last day, and your guide will prepare all meals.

Note: if you'd like to do a standard backpacking trip but prefer not to carry the gear, we offer porter services for $235 per porter per day. The porters can carry up to 30 lbs of guest gear and do not hike with the groups.

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Backpacking Trip Destinations
Grand Canyon Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Escape the crowds and explore the depths of the Grand Canyon on one of our expert-led, all-inclusive Grand Canyon backpacking trips! As seen in USA Today Travel and on the Discovery Channel!

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Havasupai Backpacking Tours

The Havasupai Waterfalls, or Havasu Falls, are one of the Grand Canyon's most magnificent and surprising highlights. Known as "The Heart of the Grand Canyon" they don't disappoint!

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Sedona Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Backpack into the amazing Red Rock canyons surrounding the world-famous town of Sedona, Arizona! Experience stunning scenery, remote canyon country, spring-fed creeks, and star-lit night skies!

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Death Valley Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

With sand dunes, canyons, desert oases, wildlife, and amazing Native American and mining history, we celebrate the best of Death Valley.

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Paria Canyon Backpacking Trips

Hike the longest and deepest slot canyon in the world! Northeast of Grand Canyon National Park is Paria Canyon and Buckskin Gulch - a world class backpacking adventure!

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Zion, Bryce and Escalante Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

The Grand Staircase-Escalante comprises a massive amount of Southern Utah's pristine canyon country with spring-fed creeks, waterfalls, arches, slickrock, and more!

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Yellowstone Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Discover Yellowstone's pristine backcountry geysers, thermals, waterfalls, and wildlife on a Yellowstone backpacking adventure! As seen in Backpacker Magazine!

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Wind River Range Wyoming

Experience the backpacker's paradise that is the Wind River Range, Jackson Hole Area and the Wyoming Range, all in Northern Wyoming and near Yellowstone!

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Yosemite Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Hike among Yosemite's massive granite domes, giant trees, glacial-carved valleys, and thundering waterfalls on one of our Yosemite National Park backpacking trips!

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Sequoia Kings Canyon Backpacking

South of Yosemite lie two of California's most impressive national parks: Sequoia and Kings Canyon. High, wild, and breathtakingly beautiful, they are not to be missed!

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Colorado Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Hike on the Continental Divide along the spine of the Rocky Mountains on one of our exciting, expert-led Rocky Mountain National Park backpacking trips!

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Great Smoky Mountains Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Spend days hiking through lush mountains with profound history, incredible biodiversity, stunning beauty, peaceful camping and panoramic views!

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Asheville Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

Experience the heart of the Appalachians on a backpacking trip in the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests outside Asheville, North Carolina. This is "Last of the Mohicans" country!

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Iceland Hiking Tours

Experience Iceland's unbelievable combination of volcanoes, glaciers, geysers, lakes, rivers, waterfalls, and rainbow colored landscapes!

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More Trip Styles
stock supported hikes
Stock/Porter Trips

Experience the adventurous backcountry of America's national parks and wilderness areas with the added joy of hiking with only a light day pack! Let porters, llamas or pack mules carry the gear so you can maximize your enjoyment while hiking and enjoy more elaborate backcountry meals! Trips include all camping gear, meals, a professional hiking guide, and porters, llamas or mules to carry the supplies.

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basecamp hiking and camping tours
Basecamp Trips

Our basecamp tours are adventurous hiking trips that take you deep into the wilderness on challenging day hikes and return you to a comfortable, vehicle-accessible camp each afternoon for showers and exceptional meals around a campfire! These trips are excellent options for people who want a memorable outdoor experience with fantastic hiking and also access to showers, cold drinks, perishable foods...etc. Trips include local transportation, camping gear, meals, park entrance fees, and a professional hiking guide.

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inn-based hiking tours
Inn-based Tours

Hike your national park(s) of choice in style! Join us for an unforgettable hiking vacation featuring a variety of adventurous forays into the wilderness each day with cozy lodging and charming restaurant meals each night. Learn about the amazing natural and cultural history of the area and challenge yourself on exceptional hikes. Trips include local transportation, lodging, meals, park entrance fees and a professional hiking guide.

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day hike tours
Day Hike Tours

Make the most of your day at the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Yosemite or Rocky Mountain National Park on a guided day hike! Learn about the amazing natural and cultural history of the area, enjoy the peace of mind that results from hiking with a local expert, let us take care of the gear and food, and hear amazing stories that have taken place in the Park. All hikes include use of a backpack, trekking poles and crampons (Grand Canyon in winter); snacks and lunch; and a professional hiking guide.

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