The terrain of the Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks is the snow capped mountains of the Sierra Nevada rising up among high-country lakes and alpine meadows.
There are over 800 miles of mountain trails for you adventure hikers and backpackers to explore the wilderness. This is the home of Mt. Whitney, the tallest mountain in the "lower 48" states.
This is a very popular vacation spot for mountain day-hikers who enter at the Whitney Portal Trailhead. The High Sierra Trail is a more extreme hike taking at least 10 days to complete a round trip.
Wild Frontiers is one of the top adventure outfitters in the world. On this expedition you will experience the culture staying with the local eagle hunters and nomads.
Tour the Tien Shan Mountains by helicopter. Hike the glaciers of Mount Khan Tengri. Go horseback riding in the Mountains of Heaven and challenge your white water rafting skills on the Chui River. Wild Frontiers designed this trip to combine outdoor adventure with local culture for a unique vacation experience.
Their luxury cruise to Antarctica is no exception. Your destination is the Antarctic Peninsula as well as Elephant Island, Sea Lion Island, Bleaker Island, Falkland Island and South Georgia.
Of course the scenery will be spectacular so are plenty of great photo opportunities. You will see cape petrels, albatross colonies, Antarctic shags, whales, crabeater seals and gentoo penguins. Learn about the natural history of the Antarctic while hiking and sightseeing. Zegrahm & Eco Expeditions has been there over 250 times so they know how to show off this frozen wonderland. This is not a trip of extreme physical activities. It’s a trip to an extremely beautiful and isolated spot in our world.
Two of the lodge ski areas are designed for families that include teenagers who are strong skiers. In summer CMH operates 6 lodges for their heli-hiking. You will be transported by helicopter from the lodge to some of the Columbia Mountains most beautiful spots to hike deep river basins, lush meadows, ancient glaciers and along pristine crystal alpine lakes.
Along with your hiking or skiing activities, Canadian Mountain Holidays ensures that you enjoy your stay with skilled chefs and pastry chefs providing meals that help make your vacation a memorable experience.
They have a challenging Nepal Adventure Vacation to three exciting rivers in the region – Karnali River, Marsayangdi River and the Sun Kosi River. These rivers are located in an extremely remote and unexplored area of the Himilayas.
The scenery is magnificent, the rivers are among the best in the world and the culture is exotic. It all adds up to an unforgettable adventure trip experience. Bio Bio Expeditions has superb experienced professional guides. Safety is a top priority. Bio Bio Expeditions provided the river safety for the World Championships of White Water Rafting on the Futaleufu River in Chile.