Taste of Wilderness Tours

Backpacking Trips


3-day "Alpine Meadows Tour"

Three days of high country wilderness in the northern Canadian Rockies!

We'll spend the first day reaching our campsite, located at 1950 meters in beautiful subalpine meadows below the sweeping bowls of Lightning Ridge. Our second day is spent strolling flower-filled meadows, learning about the effects of wind, weather, wildlife and humans on the fragile alpine environment. Third day we pack up and hike out.

A great introduction to lightweight backpacking. Participants should be capable of walking for 5-7 hours with an overnight pack (15-20 kg. / 35-45 lb.)

Trip details...$420/person

3-day "Lightning Ridge Summit"

A Rocky Mountain adventure you won't soon forget!

The first day will be spent reaching our campsite, located at 1950 meters in beautiful subalpine meadows below the sweeping bowls of our destination, Lightning Ridge. Our second day is spent making a spectacular ascent of Lightning Ridge - the highest point in the area. The third day we pack up and hike out.

A great introduction to lightweight backpacking and high country travel. Participants should be capable of walking for 5-7 hours with an overnight pack (15-20 kg. / 35-45 lb.)

Trip details...$420/person

5-day "Peaks, Bowls & Alpine Meadows"

Experience some of the best we have to offer on this classic circle tour!

From alpine lakes and flower-filled meadows to high rocky peaks and deep valleys... the combination of breathtaking scenery, interesting terrain, and wildlife viewing potential make this a great mountain backpacking experience.

A great introduction to lightweight backpacking and high country travel. Participants should be capable of walking 5-7 hours with an overnight pack (15-20 kg. / 35-45 lb.)

Trip details...$700/person

*Note: All Backpacking prices are based on a minimum of three (3) participants.



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