Leave behind your over-civilized life and visit wild places few people will ever see! Our backpack trips transport you to southwestern slot canyons and reveal remote crater lakes and craggy Sierra peaks.
Never backpacked before? No problem! Try one of our beginner trips, specially tailored to equip you with backpacking skills in a supportive, unhurried environment. Or join one of our women-only trips!
Backpack trips range from easy to strenuous. See our backpack ratings for difficulty levels.
Want to backpack the Grand Canyon but worry it's too hard? Join other adventuresome women on this six-day trip as we learn skills and admire sweeping vistas, dramatic views of the Inner Gorge, and colorful sunsets. More »
Trek cross-country through a canyon so mysterious, its name isn't found on modern maps. We'll visit beautiful slots, pools, pour-offs, caves, slickrock, ruins, rock art, and a not-quite-whole-dinosaur. More »
Explore the scenic and seldom-visited high-desert wilderness known as the Rainbow Plateau with a gentle band of hardy backpackers. We'll travel cross-country through a maze of narrow slot canyons, sandstone domes, and high pinnacles. More »
Experience one of the premier backpacking routes in the Grand Canyon. We'll encounter the rumbling cascade of the half-mile-long Thunder River and the enchanted world of waterfalls and rock strata at Deer Creek. More »
Wander down the arctic valley past caribou and grizzlies and witness the landscape bursting into a carpet of flowers in the magic of the midnight sun on this all-women backpack trip. More »
Backpack the wild beauty of the largest national park in the States. Spectacular vistas and scenic beauty will abound as we travel through the highest concentration of glaciers and high peaks in North America. More »
Trek the remote northern slopes of a park six time larger than Yellowstone. Our hiking companions on this cross-country traverse will be huge glaciers, icy streams, and ice-encrusted mountains. More »
Catch a glimpse of America's largest caribou herd on their autumn migration in the scenic western Brooks Range. We'll be treated to fall colors, berries, and possibility of witnessing the northern lights. More »