MOUNT ST. HELEN'S BACKPACKING/SUMMIT - ADVANCED
July 10-14, 2017
This trip is designed especially for experienced backpackers looking for an outdoor challenge! Four days of backpacking around the circumference, one day of summiting the still smoking crater at 8,366'.
6,000' elevation gain - backpacking
4,500' elevation gain - summit
10,500' total elevation gain
QUEER YOUTH (Ages 15-19) BACKPACKING, NEW ENGLAND
August 13-17, 2017
Designed specifically for queer youth ages 15-19, this backpacking trip will take you on an New England adventure to embark on the journey of a lifetime with other queer youth from around the country!
OREGON/WASHINGTON BACKPACKING - CLASSIC*
September 14-17, 2016
TVOP heads to the Pacific Northwest deep into the lush forests of Oregon with views of the majestic Cascades!
This backpacking trip is suitable for the absolute beginner (we have equipment for borrowing!) and also to those who have backpacking experience and wish to find community and relish in the joys of being with other queer people in the woods and on mountain tops.
Slow/moderate pace, breaks as needed, and plenty of time to relax at camp!