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Call of the Wild is the world's longest-running adventure travel company for women. Our trips are for women of all ages and many fitness levels, ranging from challenging backpacking expeditions and mountain climbing to easy hiking vacations with comfortable lodging.

   "Call of the Wild...a pioneer in women's outdoor trips" SF Chronicle

Call of the Wild pioneered women's adventure travel back in the seventies, and today you can join us on wilderness trips to world-class destinations: Backpack across the Grand Canyon or to the summit of Mt. Whitney, highest peak in the lower 48 states. Climb with us to the rooftop of Africa--the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro--and then go on safari to the Serengeti. Hike on the tundra in the midnight sun in Denali National Park, Alaska, or along Kauai's wild Na Pali Coast. Kayak from a native village and swim with giant sea turtles on Hawaii's Big Island. Soak in the hot springs of Big Sur, California, test your mettle with a climb of Half Dome in Yosemite, hike over High Sierra mountain passes on the John Muir Trail, and explore ancient Anasazi Indian ruins in Canyonlands National Park in the American Southwest.

When you join us on a trip you'll be in the company of wilderness experts who bring proven leadership to your trip. Founding owner Carole Latimer grew up backpacking and skiing in California's Sierra-Nevada mountains and she personally creates our itineraries which not only reflect her expertise in the wilderness, but cater specifically to the needs and goals of women.

Our specialty at Call of the Wild is fine food. The care and quality that go into the preparation of your wilderness meals is unsurpassed, and we feel that the special feasts we serve adds to the fun on our trips.

Our guides will go the extra mile to make you feel at home in the wilderness--and we've maintained an excellent safety record for over twenty-two years without losing sight of our basic purpose: to give women the wilderness experience in a spirit of fun, camaraderie, and self-discovery.

The Call of the Wild difference is in the details and unexpected pleasures Susan Linn, Concord CA

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To order a trip itinerary or color brochure please e-mail trips@callwild.net