Take a six-day backcountry expedition deep into the spectacular Eastern Sierras of Yosemite National Park. Although the park concentrates most of its visitors in the valley, you’ll experience the more remote and rugged corners of Yosemite as you trek the stunning high trail system. Learn to live comfortably among the granite domes, towering peaks, alpine lakes and incredible vistas of this iconic wilderness.
Orient yourself to the vertical thrills of rock climbing in Yosemite National Park. The valley of Yosemite is credited with being the birthplace of the sport, and once you gaze upon Half Dome and El Capitan, you’ll see why. The glacier carved granite walls of this sanctuary are perfect for climbing. Learn from professional guides, and get your hands on the hallowed halls of this adventure sport.
Jutting out of the wilderness, Mt Shasta dominates the landscape at 14,179 ft. On your most challenging adventure, you’ll climb this massive volcano on a true mountaineers expedition. Professional guides will take you through snow school to prepare you for safe rope travel and acclimate you to the altitude. Summit day will have you climbing before the sun rises, and savoring epic 360 views.
The Middle Fork of the American River is fast, stunning, and stacked with class III and IV rapids. Navigate the white water of this classic California waterway as you spend two days immersed in river life. Spend the night camped on a backcountry beach, and savor the sunny swimming holes abundant on this beautiful river.
Head to Pacifica State Beach and spend the day learning to read and ride the Pacific swells on a surfboard! Cruising the breakers of this idyllic shoreline, you’ll partake in one of California’s most classic pastimes.
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|Begins||San Francisco, CA|
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