Backpacking & WILDERNESS TRIPS FOR THE Queer,
Trans, & LGBTQ+ COMMUNITy
Click on any trip below to find out more!
Thursday, October 19 - Queer Climbing Night at Central Rock Gym, Hadley, MA
Sunday, October 22 -Mt. Hood - Elk Mountain via Elk Meadows. OR
Saturday, November 4 - Queer Backcountry Navigation Workshop, Hadley, MA
Note: While we know dogs are wonderful hiking companions, dogs are not allowed on TVOP hikes.
2018 trip schedule
January 19-21 Vermont Ski Weekend
March 2-4 Southern Oregon Snowshoe Adventure Weekend
June 22-24 LGBTQ+ Family Camping - New England
August 12-16 Queer Youth Backpacking (Location TBD)
June14-17 Vermont Classic Backpacking (Beginner Friendly)
July 8-13 TRANS CENTERED Maine Summit to Sea Experienced Trip (Multi-environment Trip)
August 23-26 Vermont Classic Backpacking (Beginner Friendly)
Sept. 13-16 Classic Pacific Northwest Backpacking (Beginner Friendly)
Venture Out is committed to helping folks of all identities access the outdoors. QTPOC are strongly encouraged to apply to our trips!
Thanks to our generous sponsors for their support of our mission!
The Venture Out Project (TVOP) is headquartered in Western Massachusetts and currently operates in New England, Oregon, Wyoming and Idaho. Contact us if you'd like TVOP to plan a trip in your area.