1 – Arrival at Trailhead
2 – Hike into Minarets Lake Area
3 – Off Trail Backpacking
4 – Off Trail Backpacking, swimming hole
5 – Rest Day with Optional Class 2 Climb to nearby summits
6 – Departure Day along River Trail
5 nights camping
Ansel Adams Wilderness Backpacking along the High Route
Challenging Backpacking Trip with Off trail options.
trip with allow us to explore spectacular lakes, dramatic peaks,
and pristine backcountry. We will also include optional off trail
climbs to surrounding lakes and peaks, depending on the desire
of the group. Of course, we will throw in a swimming hole or
We will camp near lakes and streams often on granite rock. Our
guides will prepare amazing meals that will leave you ready for
the next day’s adventure.
This trip is rated challenging for its off trail component and
boulder crossings. This trip is designed for women who have traveled
in the wilderness before and are comfortable moving through the
backcountry with a pack.
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- Note: Price subject to change until your deposit is made.
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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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