Day 1 Meet
at North Lake trailhead, orientation & dinner...Day 2 Begin trek over Piute
Pass into Humphrey's Basin...Day 3 Hike to Desolution Lake...Day
4 Pilot Knob...Day 5 Swimming at Packsaddle Lake...Day
6 Hike out, lunch in town
5 nights camping
Gourmet Hikers Delight
Base camp day hiking in the
breathtaking California Sierra Mountains
out all the stops on this fabulous trip – you won’t
be disappointed in the scenery or the food!
carry our gear into our High Sierra camp near gorgeous Humphrey's
Basin. This is a base camp trip, which means we're going to make
a base camp and stay in the same camp for every night of our
trip. You can make your mountain vacation as challenging or as
restful as you wish.
hikes take us to pristine glacier-fed lakes and fragile alpine
meadows Humphrey's Basin is a wildly beautiful windswept moonscape
dotted with lakes featuring granite sand beaches and surrounded
by high peaks. There will be plenty of time to hike, fish, swim
or just hang out in camp and read.
for this unique trip incorporates many recipes difficult to prepare
when moving camp day to day. Guides will prepare fresh
baked desserts, delicious stews, and multi course meals. You’ll
be shocked at what our guides can prepare at 10,000 feet!
scenery, wonderful food, camaraderie and good conversation around
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A Pre-Trip Class is included when you sign up
for this trip. Go to Pre-Trip Classes.
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