Backpacking & WILDERNESS TRIPS FOR THE Queer,
Trans, & LGBTQ+ COMMUNITy
2018 trip schedule
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February 18 Vermont Snowshoe Hike
February 25 Mt. Hood Oregon Snowshoe - PCT to Palmateer Point
March 2-4 Southern Oregon Winter Adventure Weekend
June 22-24 LGBTQ+ Family Camping (Ages 3-12) - Massachusetts
August 5-9 Queer Youth Backpacking (Ages 12-14) - New Hampshire
August 13-17 Queer Youth Backpacking (Ages 15-19) - New Hampshire
May 25-28 Forest Bathing Retreat w/ Toadstool Walks - Washington
June 14-17 Women's Vermont Classic Backpacking (Beginner Friendly)
June 14-17 Vermont Classic Backpacking (Beginner Friendly)
July 8-13 Maine Summit to Sea Trip: Mt. Katahdin & Acadia National Park (Transmasculine Centered - For seasoned hikers)
September 6-9 Classic Pacific Northwest Backpacking (POC Centered - Beginner Friendly)
Venture Out is committed to helping folks of all identities access the outdoors. QTPOC are strongly encouraged to apply to our trips!
Note: While we know dogs are wonderful hiking companions, dogs are not allowed on TVOP hikes.
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.