Hiking/Trekking

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Join Alaska Mountain Guides for an unparalleled hiking trip! There are a series of spectacular trekking options around the world. Each covers incredible terrain and requires no previous experience. These hiking and trekking trips explore special areas around the globe, from the largest protected wilderness area on the planet in Alaska and the Yukon Territory to the Khumbu region of Nepal where you’ll experience the incredible Sherpa culture and trek through the awesome panorama of the Himalayas.  Join us on a high altitude hike on the Inca trail to Peru’s Machu Picchu or trek amongst the famed Torres del Paine in Patagonia.   Expert guides with local knowledge bring the highest level of safety and professionalism to every trip.

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ALASKA & YUKON PERU PATAGONIA
NEPAL BHUTAN INDIA
CHINA

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Alaska & Yukon Territory

Alpine Hiking
(1 – 7 days)
Join Alaska Mountain Guides for a beautiful hiking trip through the spectacular alpine areas of Alaska, and the Yukon Territory, in Canada. Many of these routes are within the boundaries of the largest protected wilderness area on the planet. (more)

Klondike Route
(15 days)
We’ll start our trip in historic Skagway, Alaska with a 4-day hike over the Chilkoot Trail. Traveling in the footsteps of gold rushers from 100 years ago. Once over the trail we’ll trade hiking boots for paddles and begin the 400 miles of canoeing to Dawson City, Yukon. (more)

Chilkoot Trail
(4 & 5 days)
Follow in the footsteps of the stampeders who traveled the Chilkoot Trail during the Klondike Gold Rush…(more)

Donjek Route
(12 days)
The Donjek route, located in Kluane National Park, rises over the vast alpine of the Burwash Uplands and then descends to the toe of the Donjek Glacier. This route challenges routefinding and navigation skills and typifies “pristine mountain wilderness”. (more)

Peru

Machu Picchu & Inca Trail Trekking
(7 or 12 days)
We will explore the ruins and mystery of this fascinating area. A series of visits to local villages and markets will also give us plenty of opportunity to experience the colorful culture of today’s Peru! (more)

Patagonia

Chile Trekking
(10 days)
Join us for the classic Patagonia trek through Chile’s Torres del Paine national park. We begin our trip in the bustling port city of Punta Arenas on Chile’s southern coast. We then travel to the quaint fishing village of Puerto Natales and on to the incredible scenery of Torres del Paine national park…(more)

Argentine Trekking
(10 days)
On the southern edge of Patagonia, alongside the largest ice field outside Antarctica, looms the sheer granite mass of Fitzroy, the centerpiece of Argentina’s Los Glaciares National Park…(more)

Patagonia Backpacking Leadership & Guide Training (International Wilderness Leadership School)
(12, 24 & 80 days)
This course is a wilderness expedition into the spectacular mountain region of Patagonia. It is focused on creating professional outdoor leaders who are safe, efficient, and confident. The course is taught in the shadow of the unique glaciated mountains of Torres del Paine National Park. Students will hike beneath the stunning peaks of Fitzroy and Cerro Torre while developing their leadership skills…(more)

Nepal

Everest Region Trekking
(14 & 24 days)
The Khumbu region of Nepal is one of the special mountain areas in the world. Traveling here gives individuals a chance to experience the incredible Sherpa culture, and to trek through the awesome panorama of the Himalayas. (more)

Bhutan

Haa Valley Trekking
(15 days)
Explore Bhutan with Alaska Mountain Guides! Your trip will take you through thick, lush forests, alpine meadows below Mount Chomolhari and Mount Jichu filled with yak and marmots and over Thombu La, the 15,000’ foot pass with panoramic views of the eastern Himalayas… (more)

India

Markha Valley Trekking
(16 days)
This ethnically diverse area is home to Urumchi, the most inland city in the world, as well as the spectacular Tian Shan mountains. From Tian Chi (the heavenly lake) and…(more)

China

Xinjiang Bogda Feng Trekking
(16 days)
This is your chance to explore the high mountains of Northern India and experience the Buddhist and Hindu culture of this ancient civilization. Our trip begins in Ladakh Region, a land of… (more)

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