This is a great beginner backpacking trip for families with children. If this is a first-time excursion, the trip is suitable for children ages nine and up. If families are experienced in bringing kids on hiking trips, we may accommodate children under the age of nine-years-old. Gear up and set-out for the beautiful alpine lakes of the Cascade Range, where impressive mountains are reflected in clear glacier lakes. Learn the fundamentals of backpacking at a relaxed pace with other families and new backpackers.
There are three adventure options to choose from: Annette Lake, Snow Lake, Talapus and Olallie Lakes.
Skills taught: Basic wilderness safety, Leave No Trace, Light-packing and proper backpacking mechanics, Wilderness cooking: planning, preparation, and clean up.
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Do not forget to arrange for the requisite passport, visa and travel insurance.
We try our best to ensure accurate and up-to-date guide information, but in some cases this may change due to emergencies or other unforeseen guide scheduling challenges. In any case, another highly-rated, certified guide with similar experience would lead your trip and you will be kept informed of any such case.
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