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Gore Range Backpacking

Date: 19 Jul, 2019  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions for a fun weekend long trip backpacking in the Gore Range near Vail, CO. The Gore Range is one of the hidden gems in Colorado. There is a small amount of gear to lend and group gear will be covered by VetEx. More info will be posted as trip details are finalized.


Sawtooth Traverse- Intermediate

Date: 29 Jun, 2019  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions as we traverse two 14K ft peaks via the Sawtooth Ridge. This Class 3 scramble travels 10 miles over Mt. Evans and Bierstadt and the infamous Sawtooth Ridge that traverses between the two peaks above Guanella Pass, Colorado. 14er experience and helmet required. Contact John Krueger at John@vetexpeditions.com for more information. If


Weekend of The Outdoors – Harpers Ferry, WV

Date: 26 Apr, 2019  No Comments  VetEx-Leader

Join Veterans Expeditions for our first annual weekend of the outdoors in Harpers Ferry West Virginia, run through our DC chapter. This years trip will not require any rock climbing experience. The weekend will include sport and TRAD climbing in Harpers Ferry, WV on Saturday with a day of hiking or more climbing on Sunday


Mt Yale Snowshoe- Advanced

Date: 13 Apr, 2019  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions on our advanced snowshoe hike to the top of Mt. Yale. This snowshoe is 10 miles round trip gaining approximately 3,000 feet in elevation in Winter conditions. Snowshoes and winter boots,  and some warm winter layers are available to borrow. We will be meeting at the City Market in Buena Vista at


Snowshoe Crate Lake- Beginner

Date: 12 Jan, 2019  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions on our beginner snowshoe hike to Crater Lake. This snowshoe hike is 6 miles round trip gaining 1,000 feet in elevation. Snowshoes, winter boots, trekking poles, and some warm winter layers are available to borrow. We will be meeting at the Carousel of Happiness in Nederland, CO at 7:30 AM. We will


Backpacking the Venable and Comanche Loop -Beginner-

Date: 05 Oct, 2018  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions for a fun overnight backpacking trip in the Sangre de Cristo mountains near Westcliffe Colorado. The Venable-Comanche loop is two trails that make up the moderately difficult 12-mile trail that traverses the Phantom Terrace to make one longer memorable trail. Sitting in the shadow of two 14,000 foot and 3 13,000 foot