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

Mt. of the Holy Cross 14er Backpacking Trip -BEGINNER-

Date: 01 Sep, 2018  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions for an overnight backpacking trip to backpack and summit Mt. of the Holy Cross near Minturn, CO. We will meet in Minturn CO at noon on Saturday Sept. 1st and hike roughly 3.5 miles into camp. On Sunday we will wake up at 6:00 AM, eat, and go for the summit. We

Intro to Expedition Mountaineering – THIS TRIP IS FULL

Date: 28 Jan, 2017  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions as we practice overnight winter camping skills and snowshoe to the top of Homestake Peak (13,000 feet). We will be pulling sleds and carrying backpacks to practice mountaineering/expedition style climbing. This trip will require you to have very warm winter boots and clothing and overnight sized packs. Some gear such as winter

Mt. Tom – Mt. Field – Mt. Avalon Loop

Date: 19 Nov, 2016  No Comments  JOSH OAKLEY

Join Veterans Expeditions on a hike of the Mt. Tom – Mt. Field – Mt. Avalon loop.  Weather will determine where and how long we are able to stay out. Dress for the conditions. Open to all abilities and vets. For any questions/comments/concerns email AJ Hunter at antoninohunter@gmail.com If you are new to our trips please

VetEx Veterans Day 2012 ReCap

Date: 04 Dec, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

   Benson’s Tavern in Salida CO Photo by Scott Ostrom                                                          VetEx Veterans Day 2012 meet-up was held in Salida Colorado, Veterans Expeditions new home.  Our crew met

Calling all Colorado Veterans: Climb Mt Shavano with VetEx this Veterans Day

Date: 12 Oct, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

VetEx invites all of Colorado’s Veterans (and out of state veterans) to climb with us this Veterans Day.  This is not your average Veterans Day parade and that is how we like it.  Come out and climb Mt. Shavano with VetEx this 11/11/12. What:  VetEx Veterans Day hike of Mt. Shavano (14,229 feet) Salida Colorado