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Coastal Backpacking Success

Sun, 08/08/2021 - 16:50

WA Coast Backpackers I Washington Coast Backpackers have officially finished their backpacking journey! We saw a lot of sea stars and sea anemones on our hike out this afternoon and we climbed over tide pools and along the beach. We spent two nights at the beautiful Norwegian campsite...

Washington Lil’s Adventure

Fri, 08/06/2021 - 02:25

An energetic lively bunch the mighty Washington lil Alpengirls have made it to their beach campsite on the Washington coast in Olympic National Park. Arriving for first night burritos, chips and salsa followed by M & M getting to know you game on the first night of camp overlooking the Straits of Juan de Fuca the Alpengirls start out strong...

WA Coast Backpackers

Fri, 08/06/2021 - 02:03

A Satellite Device Message for WA Coast Backpackers: "Hello from the Washington coast! Today the group is celebrating and enjoying our rest day. We hiked 5.3 miles yesterday to a gorgeous beach side campsite. It was our toughest hike yet, but our leader of the day, Remmie, kept spirits high! We just did our best nest alpenolympic event. After an...

Montana Lil's First Days of Camp

Thu, 08/05/2021 - 03:50

Montana Lil B's The Lil’s arrived in Montana and took off to spend their first few days of camp at the Lewis and Clark Caverns. Things started off with some name games and a delicious dinner of burrito bowls before everyone learned how to set up...

Lavender Farm Dazzle!

Mon, 08/02/2021 - 19:20

From WA Coast Backpacker I Alpenguides (Rose & Sarah): The Washington Coast Backpackers are off on their backpacking adventure starting after turkey veggie sandwich and chips lunch this afternoon - we are packed and ready and the sun is bright, the group is very excited to start our amazing journey in Olympic National Park! During our breathtaking 1st 2 days...

Lakes, Creeks and Swimming

Sun, 08/01/2021 - 03:24

Loreli was our very first leader of the day, she was always asking the guides how she could help. Stella has been a constant ray of sunshine the entire trip, never without a smile on her face and entertaining new friends Camper Highights from Wild & Scenic Salmon Raft Adventure: Vic was very excited to go swimming in a lake...

Backpacking Summit to Sea

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 15:29

From Olympic Sea to Summit: The backpacking bella’s had an exciting 2 trips trekking through Olympic national park and the Washington coastal beach. Driving up into the mountains, there was excitement all around the group to start, especially after our roadside dance party on the top of Hurricane Ridge! Emily was our first backpacking LOD and set a great pace...

Beach Backpacking Trip

Wed, 07/28/2021 - 14:45

WA Coast Backpackers IIFrom WA Coast Backpacker II Alpenguides (Mattie & Rose): After 6 days of backpacking we have finally emerged covered in sand and smiles! The crew trekked some 20 plus miles through the vast coastal Olympic landscape navigating tides, slippery rocks, and the occasional whale carcass...

North Cascades Backpacking Trip

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 01:06

North Cascades National Park BackpackersFrom Cascades Sea to Summit Alpenguides (Arlee & Sarah): Cascades Sea to Summit girls have officially reached the end of their amazing backpacking trip through the northern cascades! Along the way we saw lots of wildlife including Lola the Black Bear,...

Majestic Alpengirls!

Sun, 07/25/2021 - 14:37

Centennial Mountains SW MontanaCamper Highlights from Majestic Big Sky Alpenguides (Ellie, Anna, Natalie): Ally and Isabelle were both very tentative about horseback riding but by the end were trotting fast past the rest of the group! Amelia had a great time in Yellowstone, she made sure to...

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