Hikes / Treks

Wapta icefield trek

Wapta Icefields Glacier Trek

Canadian Rockies / Lake Louise / Banff National Park

3 Days Glacier Trek Hut-to-Hut along the Continental Divide in Banff National Park

Requires 8 hrs of backpacking daily on basic trails, snow and glacier ice.

Use of rope, ice axe and crampons required on the glaciers. Ideal introduction to mountaineering – also suited for families with children 12 years and older. Mid June – Early October.

Snow Shoeing Canadian Rockies

Snow Shoeing Canadian Rockies

Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay, Glacier National Park and Kananaskis, Canada

Snowshoeing in the Canadian Rockies! Half day hikes to Multi-day trips

From easy walks below tree line to challenging peak ascents and glacier trips on snow shoes. All levels! December – May.

Haute Route Glacier Trek

Alps / France & Switzerland

THE Classic Glacier Trek and probably the most scenic of the Alps.

7 days Hut to Hut on Glaciers (40%) and Trails (60%) from Chamonix to Zermatt, eye to eye with Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn. Suited for strong hikers with very good endurance. Light overnight packs. No previous experience on crampons required. Optional Mont Blanc Ascent afterwards. Mid June – Mid September.

Cortina Dolomites Hut Trek

Alps / Dolomites / Italy

“Best Trails around Cortina” – Dolomites Hut Trek

3 – 6 days hut to hut trekking through the most spectacular ranges in the Dolomites based in the famous resort town of Cortina. 4 – 8 hours of hiking every day on non-technical trails with via ferrata trails optional on some departures. Lots of flexibility to adjust the program to weather and group’s preferences en route. Some of the huts offer double rooms and shared showers! Excellent food! Probably our most popular trip! June – mid October.

Stubai Alps Horseshoe Trek

Stubai Alps Horseshoe Trek

Alps / Austria

3 – 6 Day hut trek on the Stubai High Route in the Tyrolian Alps / Austria

Suitable for all levels but good endurance and stamina required for 6 – 9 hrs hiking daily. Panoramic, high level trails at times with cable protection and eye to eye with the glaciated peaks of the Austrian Alps. Via ferrata trails and the ascent of a glaciated peak optional on some departures. Mid June – Mid October.

Bernese Alps “Eiger Trek”

Bernese Alps “Eiger Trek”

Alps / Switzerland

7 days hotel to hotel on high level trails in the shadow of the glaciated peaks of the Bernese Alps.

Challenging hiking traverse on sometimes steep mountain trails with lodging in the quaint mountain towns of Interlaken, Grindelwald, Luerren, Kandersteeg to Gstaad. Trip can be shortened, luggage transfer available every other day. June – October

“Best of Provence” Hiking

“Best of Provence” Hiking

Southern France / Provence

6 Days “Best of Provence” hiking trip from the mountains and the wine country in the north to the rugged coast Line of the Cote D’Azur

Mont Ventoux – Baronnies – Dentelles de Montmirails – Gorge Du Verdon – Les Calanques: Challenging day hikes, based in comfortable hotels in picturesque towns of the Provence. Via Ferrata trails optional. Great trip for spring and fall from April – December.

privately guided hikes

Alps Treks & Hikes Custom Trips

France, Switzerland, Italy, Austria, Germany

We can customize whatever your ideal trip at no cost or obligation. Hut – Treks, Backpacking, Heli-Hiking, Day Hikes Hotel-Based – you decide!

Self Guided - Cortina Dolomites Hut Trekking

Self Guided – Cortina Dolomites Hut Trekking

Alps / Dolomites / Italy

“Best Trails around Cortina” Dolomites Hut Trek – Self-Guided

3 – 8 days self-guided hut to hut trekking in the Dolomites around Cortina. 3 – 8 hours of hiking every day on non-technical trails. Lots of flexibility to adjust the program to weather and group’s preferences en route. Some of the huts offer double rooms and shared showers! Excellent food! Requires good fitness and multi-day hiking experience. Mid June – Early October.