Backpacking Trip & Tour Ideas

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Basecamp bears at Katmai National Park
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Basecamp bears at Katmai National Park

5 days From $3,750 Group tour Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations Anchorage, Katmai National Park, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Noatak River & Great Kobuk Sand Dunes
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Noatak River & Great Kobuk Sand Dunes

Gates of the Arctic & Kobuk Valley

12 days From $5,895 Group tour Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations Anchorage, Noatak National Preserve, Kobuk Valley National Park, Great Kobuk Sand Dunes
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking, Water Sports
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Ultimate Alaska Multisport
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Ultimate Alaska Multisport

Prince William Sound, Chugach and Denali National Park

9 days From $3,995 Group tour Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations United States, Alaska
Anchorage, Chugach National Forest, Denali National Park, Great Kobuk Sand Dunes
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking, Water Sports
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Denali Unexplored
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Denali Unexplored

Basecamp hiking in Denali National Park

4 days From $1,999 Group tour Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations United States, Alaska
Anchorage, Denali National Park, Great Kobuk Sand Dunes
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Mustang Multisport Adventure
Snow Cat Travel

Mustang Multisport Adventure

Epic bike, hike and rafting adventure

10 days From $2,890 Customisable Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations Upper Mustang, Thasang, Tatopani, Galeshwor
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking, Backpacking, Mountain Biking, Water Sports
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The Ultimate Everest Trek
Snow Cat Travel

The Ultimate Everest Trek

The alternative route to Everest Base Camp

19 days From £1,492 Group tour Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations Everest Base Camp, Kathmandu, Gokyo Lakes, Kala Patthar, Cho La Pass, Namche Bazaar
Activity Activity Adventure, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Everest Base Camp Short Trek

Up close and personal with Mt. Everest

14 days From £1,625 Group tour Editor's Pick
Destinations Destinations Everest Base Camp, Kathmandu, Namche Bazaar
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Forbidden Mustang and the Walled City
Snow Cat Travel

Forbidden Mustang and the Walled City

A Trek Through Nepal’s Restricted Tibetan Side

14 days From £1,723 Customisable
Destinations Destinations Kagbeni, Lo Manthang, Upper Mustang, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Jomsom
Activity Activity Adventure, Culture & History, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Manaslu Circuit Trek
Snow Cat Travel

Manaslu Circuit Trek

A wilder, quieter and more remote trek to see Himalayan giants

15 days From £1,348 Customisable
Destinations Destinations Kathmandu, Dharapani, Larkya La Pass, Manaslu
Activity Activity Adventure, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Turquoise Kayak and Hike
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Turquoise Kayak and Hike

Lake Clark National Park

7 days From $3,550 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Anchorage, Turquoise Lake, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking, Water Sports
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Hiking Lake Clark National Park
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Hiking Lake Clark National Park

Backpack through the heart of Alaska’s wilderness in Lake Clark National Park

7 days From $3,450 Group tour
Destinations Destinations United States, Alaska
Anchorage, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Backpacking Denali
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Backpacking Denali

7 days From $3,350 Group tour
Destinations Destinations United States, Alaska
Anchorage, Denali National Park, Great Kobuk Sand Dunes
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Turquoise Glacier High Route
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Turquoise Glacier High Route

Lake Clark National Park

10 days From $3,750 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Anchorage, Turquoise Lake, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Twin Lakes Paddle
Alaska Alpine Adventures

Twin Lakes Paddle

Lake Clark National Park

7 days From $3,450 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Anchorage, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Family, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking, Water Sports
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Annapurna & Poon Hill Sunrise Trek
Snow Cat Travel

Annapurna & Poon Hill Sunrise Trek

A customisable trek to the Annapurna Sanctuary and Poon Hill

14 days From £1,040 Customisable
Destinations Destinations Annapurna, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Poon Hill, Machhapuchhare Base Camp
Activity Activity Adventure, Trekking, Backpacking, Hiking
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Helambu & Langtang Trek
Snow Cat Travel

Helambu & Langtang Trek

Crowd-free trekking on Kathmandu’s doorstep

15 days From $1,355 Customisable
Destinations Destinations Gul Bhanjyang, Langtang
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking, Backpacking
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Qhapaq Ñan Trek to Huanuco Pampa
SA Expeditions

Qhapaq Ñan Trek to Huanuco Pampa

Explore Peru's grand route of the Incas

12 days From $5,190 Customisable
Destinations Destinations Machu Picchu, Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley, Huaraz
Activity Activity Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking, Backpacking
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