Veterans Expeditions

Snowshoe Crater Lake- Beginner

Date: 07 Jan, 2017  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

Ice Climbing Northeast Series – December

Date: 17 Dec, 2016  No Comments  JOSH OAKLEY

Join Veterans Expeditions for ice climbing near in North Conway, NH. Conditions will determine where will we will that day.  We are looking at the Texaco slabs, N. End of Catherdral, Barking dog, Champney Falls.  Weather will determine where and how long we are able to stay out. Dress for the conditions. If you have

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 If you are new to our trips please

9/11 Mummy Range Climb powered by Osprey

Date: 04 Nov, 2016  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

See this blog in its original posting on the Osprey site For many of us, the date September 11th will forever stand sharply in our minds. Just hearing the words nine-eleven evokes a certain surge of memories, a prickly recollection of a normal day turned chaos, only 15 years ago. Just ask any American over

Liberty Ridge Mt Rainier Climb powered by Therm-A-Rest

Date: 11 Oct, 2016  No Comments  NICK WATSON

  As John Krueger and I rappelled into the Ouray Ice Park on a weekend Veterans Expeditions trip in February of 2016, John said “We should go for the Liberty Ridge on Rainier; it’s totally within our ability.” I muttered something along the lines of “Yeah sounds awesome, let’s do it”—not thinking that it would

2016 Winter Trips Recap

Date: 05 Apr, 2016  2 Comments  Joshua Oakley

We ran 10 trips this winter season snowshoeing, mountaineering, ice climbing, and fat biking in New Hampshire and Colorado. We had just under 200 veterans and active duty military get outside with us this winter season. We had beginners out all season and had some advanced vets out pushing their limits. We had trips with