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Call of the Wild can take you to the places you've
dreamed of visiting all your life.
You can hike the unique landscape of Baja,
Mexico, where the desert meets the sea and whales splash offshore,
or you can travel through the rainforests, glaciers and beaches of
New Zealand's South Island.
In the mountains, you can gaze at the stunning
landscape of the High Sierra on the
Muir Wilderness or Sequoia National Park day hikes. And we now offer our Mt Whitney trip with mules packing our gear.
Water-lovers can kayak in Baja,
float down the river in Peru's Manu Jungle,
raft the San Juan River at Canyonlands National
Park, or take
a boat ride to sightsee Kauai's rugged coast.
You want the desert, and swimming, too? You can
hike in the desert landscape of the Grand Canyon, and refresh yourself
in the turquoise pools at Havasu.
For those who enjoy winter sports, we have
cross-country ski and snowshoe weekends
at Lake Tahoe. We even have a dogsled
trip with hot springs.
If it's a challenge you're looking for, you can
backpack to the summit of Mt. Whitney,
the highest point in the continental United States.
Perhaps you prefer to find your challenge by backpacking
in the awe-inspiring landscape of the Grand
For photos that will impress your friends, hike with us in
Canyonlands National Park,
Zion & Bryce National Parks, or we can
take you for a day climb up the cables of Half
Dome in Yosemite. What a view!
Speaking of views, we're doing a women's trek along the Inca
Trail to fabulous Machu Picchu in Peru
(porters carry your gear)the trip of a lifetime. Follow Machu Picchu with a trip to Peru's Amazon Rainforest.
Explore California's High Sierra on our South Lake to North Lake Backpack.
Or enjoy Half Dome as part of our
Classic Yosemite Backpack trip.
If you aspire to backpack but don't know how, join
other beginners in our Lost Coast
Beginner Backpack and our Yosemite
Roughing it is not your thing? By popular request, we're doing
more hiking trips with lodging.
Take in the serene beauty of Lake Tahoe with our
Indian Summer Hikes
and Autumn Leaves Hikes,
then spend evenings by the fireplace in a lakeview home.
Our New Zealand
trip provides the best of South Island activities at a relaxed and enjoyable pace,
and you'll enjoy the comforts of hotels or lodges each night.
Want an amazing cultural experience? The Semana Santa
Festival (Easter Week) in Mexico's Copper
Canyon should not be missed.
For the culinary-minded, try the
Gourmet Hiker's Trip. We even have a trip to
learn about the famous moles (sauces) and other dishes of chefs
in Oaxaca, Mexico.
Please call us if you have questions. You won't
reach an automated phone system. We're here to pick up the phone
and assist you. You can rely on our 26 years of experience to help
you choose the trip that's right for you.
If there's a place you've always wanted to go that's
not among our destinations, let
us know. We're always planning new trips, and we want to hear