Hiking off the Beaten Path, Costa Rica and Panama, Feb 2–14, 2014.
Explore the trails less traveled in two ecologically friendly countries. We'll trek through cloud forests and volcanic terrain, look for abundant wildlife and colorful wildflowers, and hike up Panama's tallest mountain
Focus on Birds in Costa Rica, Feb 23–Mar 10, 2014.
Discover the birds of the tropics in Costa Rica. Accompanied by a master bird guide, we'll search for colorful tanagers, jewel-like hummingbirds, comical toucans, squawking parrots, skulking antbirds, and resplendent quetzals.
Cross-Country Skiing in the Shadow of Denali, Alaska, Mar 16–21, 2014.
Embark on a skiing journey within sight of awe-inspiring Denali, the tallest mountain in North America. Daily jaunts through the frozen wilderness offer clear weather, abundant snow, and spectacular photo opportunities.
Critical Bird Habitat Restoration on Mauna Kea, Big Island, Hawaii, Mar 23–29, 2014.
Mauna Kea is the tallest mountain in Hawaii and it's high-elevation forest provides habitat for the endangered palila. We'll help restore and expand the forest and reward ourselves with a trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
John Wesley Powell's Nankoweap Trail, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, Apr 13–19, 2014.
Backpack one of the most remote sections of Grand Canyon. We will discover waterfalls and ancient cliff dwellings, study geology, and appreciate 360-degree views from Nankoweap Butte.
Hike, Bike, and Kayak the San Juan Islands, Washington, May 26–Jun 1, 2014.
Explore the rich biodiversity of the San Juans on foot, in kayaks, and on two wheels. We'll visit rocky beaches, rainforests, 2,400-foot peaks, and abundant wildlife including crcas, seals, and eagles.
Hiking and Yoga In Paradise, Kauai, Jun 14–22, 2014.
Experience the beauty and regenerative powers of Kauai. We'll greet each day with a morning yoga session, dayhike along the dramatic coast and ridgetop trails, swim, snorkel, laze on the beach, and enjoy homecooked meals.
Andean Trek, Amazon Rainforest, and the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, Jun 28–Jul 13, 2014.
Discover the incredible diversity of Ecuador on a single trip. We’ll visit the equator, trek to an ancient Inca temple in the Andes, learn about plants and animals in the Amazon rainforest, and view an array of wildlife in the Galápagos Islands.
Hiking the Italian Western Alps, Italy, Jun 29–Jul 9, 2014.
Experience the towering beauty of Italy's western Alps. With wildflowers at their peak, our moderately paced day hikes will traverse a landscape of jagged peaks, sparkling lakes, mountain meadows, and magnificent flora and fauna.
Explore Glacier Bay by Yacht, Alaska, Jul 2–10, 2014.
Glide past rugged mountains, magnificent granite cliffs, temperate rainforest, wild coastlines, deep sheltered fjords, old-growth forests, and rumbling tidewater glaciers aboard our comfortable yacht in Glacier National Park.