Updated: Jun 26
Backpacking Adventure Trips coming soon
July and August 2020
Six trips are offered
Three are in Uinta National Forest
One in Great Basin National Park, Nevada
One in Sawtooth National Forest, Idaho
One in Wind River, Wyoming
Backpacking trips are created for beginning & intermediate abilities
Uinta Backpacking trips require less than one-hour drive from the Salt Lake valley to meet your guides
All trips include at least one backpacking guide who is an expert
Learn many valuable, basic outdoor survival skills
Activities on each trip will include hiking, backpacking, back country cooking, occasional swimming (optional)
More local trips (Uintas) start Thursday afternoon, end Saturday afternoon.
Trips outside of Utah start Wednesday afternoon, end Saturday afternoon
3:30 PM: Meet at the Kamas Food Town for a final gear check and group gear distribution. Leave Kamas Food Town and arrive at trailhead. Short hike in before setting up camp.
7 AM: Breakfast, break camp. This is a loose schedule based on the abilities of those attending. Weather conditions always are a factor as well.
4 PM: Arrive back at your car, drive home
Pre-trip online meeting is held prior to departure.
Complete list of what to bring is given when we receive your deposit.
Pre-trip Assistance: receive professional assistance from one of our guides helping you select your basic rental gear i.e. tent, sleeping pad, sleeping bag, backpack, seasonal footwear, etc.
Guides provide water filtration system, cookware, food
All standard food is provided starting with the first morning through the final afternoon. Dinner on the first evening is not provided but options are available for take out in Kamas, Utah. On the final day, the trip ends in the afternoon.
Any specialty foods/snacks are not provided. Bring your own.
$499/person, double occupancy is not required
Minimum 4 people, maximum 10 per trip
5 meals provided along with some snacks (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner)
2 nights camping
$100 deposit to reserve your spot
$399 balance due 15 days prior to departure
Pay by Check, VENMO, cash to Sheryl McGlochlin
VENMO User name: @sheryl-mcglochlin
June 4 - 6, 2020
July 9 - 11, 2020
July 16 - 18, 2020
July 23 - 25, 2020
July 30 - Aug 1, 2020
August 6 - 8, 2020
August 13 - 15, 2020
August 20 - 22, 2020
August 27 - 29, 2020
More will be added as needed