Gaining 1,000+ ft every mile over four+ miles, the Lion Head route to the summit of Mt Washington is a pleasant summertime challenge. In January, however, hear it roar as the wind whips up and the trail demands full-on mountaineering gear for a successful ascent. Skychasers has arranged all details from Lancaster, PA including group transport, lodging, and a day of mountain skills training prior to our summit assault. Read more . . .
The Annapurna Circuit is the Himalaya’s oldest and wisest trekking route, but it’s still young enough to give even the best of us a diverse combination of culture, challenge, religion, and comfort. Traditionally a 21-day hike, we’ll keep the epic but shave a few days off each end to highlight the villages around Manang and the high altitudes of the remote Tilicho Lake. Read more . . .
The Tour du Mont Blanc is a classic European hike around Western Europe’s highest and snowiest mountain, Mont Blanc. Winding up and over high passes and diving into deep valleys, the Tour transports us from the Chamonix Valley of France, then into Italy and Switzerland before returning to France to complete the circuit. Read more . . .