Why join us on our Backpacking & Wilderness Navigation Course
- Alpine Ascents International has been leading mountaineering courses for over 20 years.
- Full days of instruction in the field with highly skilled professional mountain guides in superb wilderness terrain.
- We tailor the backpacking route to maximize weather, ensure excellent trail conditions, and the needs of the group.
- Transportation provided to/from Seattle to course location
- Full gear check and gear explanation before climb
- Excellent value compared to longer courses or courses in a National Park
- Each student gets an evaluation from the guide
- Gear rental available for all Alpine Ascents students
- Each student receives t-shirt or logo item
Our guides were the most knowledgeable, professional, and personable guides with whom I have ever worked. I felt comfortable and trusted their judgement, advice, and coaching. They had the best interest of each individual and the entire group in mind at all times, and adjusted well to the variety of experience levels within our team. […]