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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
The Tuscan countryside is
in many respects a cyclist’s dream – a heady mix of vineyards, olive
groves, poplars and cypresses, rolling hills and charming medieval hill
towns steeped in atmosphere and tradition. This bike tour explores the lesser known, but no less beautiful areas of Tuscany to the west of the renowned Siena region. The tour includes seven days of cycling with the opportunity to cycle three more days. In the seven cycling days we will cycle 254 miles, averaging 36 miles a day with a maximum day of 50 miles. We will have three optional days that can be used for rest, sightseeing, or cycling.
Check out Global Adventures trips led by our mountain club partner, The Mountaineers. We offer reciprocity for member rates.