July 7 - 18, 2014 - Iceland 2014: Landmannalauger to Skogar
Step into a totally different world of breath-taking, sometimes surreal-looking scenery, steaming hot springs, waterfalls, deserts. Hike hut-to-hut through multi-colored hills and gullies containing hundreds of steaming hot springs and mud pools. Explore Iceland's crown city, Reykjavik, and seacoast town of Skokar.
July 12 - July 25, 2014 - Peru; Ausangate (20,945’)
Climb the highest peak in southern Peru, Ausangate,20,945.’ This technically challenging climb in the Cordillera Vilcanota includes roped glacier travel, and a spectacular 200M 60-70 degree snow climb at 19,000.’ Before and after the climb, there will be time to explore the ancient Incan capitol of Cuzco, with its many archaeological sites and museums.
July 21 - August 4, 2014 - Mt. Kilimanjaro & Safari
6-day climb of Kilimanjaro (19,340 ft.) on the normal Machame Route followed by a 4-day budget safari to Lake Manyara, the Serengeti National Parks and the Ngorongoro Crater.
August 4 - 10, 2014 - Wind Rivers Wyoming Llama Trek
This trip is a classic Wind River Range trip and covers a large portion of the northern Popo Agie Wilderness, with glacial cirques and many high alpine lakes with plentiful trout fishing. Llamas carry the camping gear!
August 8 - 24, 2014 - Trek the Haute Route in Switzerland
Hike the famous Swiss Haute Route and witness one of the greatest collection of 4000 m peaks in all of the Swiss alps, visit some of the area's most spectacular valleys, wander through tiny villages and hamlets, skirt hanging glaciers, traverse lonely passes and fill your days with wonder.
August 15 - 26, 2014 - Mt Ararat/Mt. Musala
This is the first CMC trip to Turkey in many years and our first ever CMC trip to beautiful Bulgaria. The trip will offer a combination of hiking, cultural experiences, and a limited amount of technical mountaineering. The outing will offer the opportunity to climb the highest peak in both Turkey (Ararat) and Bulgaria (Musala) which is also the highest peak in the Balkans.
August 31 - September 15, 2014 - Tour of Mont Blanc 2014
This classic world hike has the perfect mix of awe-inspiring mountain views and vibrant influence of three distinct European cultures. We will cross the Alps in Italy, Switzerland, and France enjoying the views, interactions with locals, and hearty culinary foods as we circumvent Mount Blanc.
September 7-14 EcoGo Four Pass Loop
CMC's first EcoGo stewardship excursion! Volunteers will help preserve one of the most popular Wilderness areas in the state by rehabilitating dispersed camping areas in sensitive riparian habitats. Enjoy a fun backpacking trip in the beautiful Maroon Bells while helping the White River National Forest protect this incredible natural resource.
September 14 - 26, 2014 - Best Hikes of Italy
Explore three distinctly different areas of Italy as we hike in the Italian Dolomites, trek in the hills above Lake Garda and experience the trails connecting the Cinque Terre, five beautiful villages on the Italian Riviera.
October 18 - 26, 2014 - Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Please join us for another epic adventure in the Southern Appalachians! Experience one of the most biodiverse regions in the United States and discover its incredible beauty. If your bucket list includes visiting Great Smoky Mountain National Park, then wait no longer!
February 20 – March 8, 2015 - World Summit Series, Mt. Kosciuszko, Australia and Tasmania
Visit Sydney and Kosciuszko National Park; climb Kosciuszko (one of the Seven Summits); visit Tasmania with 4 days of guided walks to alpine and coastal regions on this beautiful island.
April 25 - May 7, 2015 - Grand Canyon Raft & Hike 2015
Take a motorized raft trip and add 5 extra days for hiking along the way. This 12-day raft trip ends with a helicopter ride out of the canyon and a plane flight back to the put-in. For B & C hiking levels.
May 13 – 26, 2015 - Scotland's Highland Way and Ben Nevis Climb
Hike Scotland’s West Highland Way for 95 miles beside lochs, waterfalls, and craggy mountains in the Scottish Highlands. Then climb to the summit of “the Ben” (4,409 feet), weather permitting. While hiking will be the trip’s focus, the group will also tour medieval Edinburgh, Stirling (famous for being the home of William Wallace), the Eliean Donan Castle in the Scottish Highlands, and a Scotch distillery. Click Here for a trip flier.
Check out Global Adventures trips led by our mountain club partner, The Mountaineers. We offer reciprocity for member rates.