National Outings Tours and Treks
Packrafting and Hiking Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, Alaska, Jun 18–25, 2016.
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service in the heart of the largest park in the States. We'll learn to packraft and embark on a variety of day hikes featuring mountains, valleys, glaciers, and wildlife.
Golden Trout Gambol, California, Jun 18–25, 2016.
Backpack the Kern Plateau south of Mt. Whitney through the most extensive system of verdant meadows in the Sierra. We'll follow the cold, clear streams where the namesake trout live on our 42-mile journey.
Trips for the Military, Veterans, and their Families
Backpacking and Fly Fishing in the Birthplace of Rivers, WV, Jun 22–25, 2016.
This outing is for service members and veterans. We will be offering fishing and backpacking in the proposed Birthplace of Rivers National Monument located in Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia. (Photo: Philip Smith)
Volunteer Leader Training
National Outings Training Trip - Lodge-Based Day Hiking, Aug 16–20, 2016.
Want to lead the trips in Sierra magazine? Then this training is for you! Grow your leadership skills by leading your peers on the Superior Hiking Trail, hugging the ridgeline high above Lake Superior along Minnesota's North Shore - the Midwest's premier hiking trail. Our challenging day hikes are highlighted by panoramic lake views, pristine inland lakes, rivers, and waterfalls. At our comfortable lodge, we'll enjoy good food, nightly naturalist-led programs and activities and discussions on trip leading. Develop your trip planning skills by designing your own “mock” outing in the four...