Wilderness is not a Luxury, but a Necessity of the Human Spirit...
Are you ready for an adventure? There's no better place than the Elk Mountains for some backcountry fun!
John on North Maroon Peak.
Photo Credit: Steve Szarodi
John and Signa on a hut trip.
Photo Credit: Patrick Mahoney
Rock Climbing The Roaring Fork Valley offers some exceptional climbing opportunities from beginner to expert. Whether you'd like to try climbing for the very first time, improve your climbing skills, or learn more about setting up top ropes or managing multi-pitch adventures, we know exactly where to take you.
Winter Hut Trips Ski or snowshoe into one of 30 backcountry huts for a fabulous winter "camping" adventure. Wood stove, real food, and spectacular views.
Backcountry Ski & Ski Mountaineering Trips Tackle our beautiful, semi-technical peaks on skis. Enjoy untracked powder and photo ops around every corner.
Snowshoe Day Trips For fun, or for fitness, we can get you out into the woods for a brilliant day in the backcountry.
Private, in resort, Ski Lessons Learn to ski, or improve your skills on groomers, bumps, and steeps on any of the four Aspen/Snowmass ski mountains.
Hiking & Backpacking From day trips to overnights, we can lead you through the spectacular aspen forests and over incredible mountainsides to views you thought were only found in picture books.
Mountaineering & Peak Summits Interested in learning more of the mountaineering skills you'll need to summit technical peaks? Want to climb Pyramid, the Maroon Bells, Capitol or one of our other challenging 14,000 ft peaks? We can help you achieve your mountaineering goals.
Summer Hut Trips Hike in to any of the 30 cozy and comfortable backcountry huts between Aspen, Vail, and Crested Butte. Or, if you're up to it, run from Aspen to Vail over 5 days and 100 miles with Rickey Gates during his Hut Run Hut trip.