Wilderness Summer Camps are the cornerstones of Lasting Adventures—they inspire heartfelt memories, build healthy friendships and instill passion for nature that lasts a lifetime. Whether it’s a 6-day High Country Adventure, a 13-day submersion in the Sierras or a 27-day Junior Leadership Expedition, our #1-trusted West Coast summer camp programs set a stage for your child to experience nature’s most spectacular offerings in a controlled environment where education and fun are equally paramount.
Join us for a featured adventure or customize a private backpacking trip with your family or friends in some of the best locations in the west including: Yosemite, Olympic, Sequoia/Kings, Joshua Tree and Lassen Volcanic National Parks! Whatever your passion, goal, or experience level may be, we can create an unforgettable National Park backpacking adventure for you! We also offer corporate retreats! .
Come relax and experience iconic Yosemite hiking at its finest, and let us take care of the rest! Our custom Yosemite guided private tours are designed with and for you based on your interest and ability. On all of our Yosemite guided tours, our experienced and fun guides will teach you about some of the history, ecology, and geology of the Yosemite area. Guides will also introduce you to some wilderness ethics and Leave No Trace principles..
Lasting Adventures is a 501(c)(3) public benefit non-profit with a mission to foster environmental stewardship, teach responsible recreation, and provide opportunity for personal growth through the facilitation of impactful wilderness experiences. Lasting Adventures seeks to provide youth, families, and disadvantaged communities with positive experiences in America’s National Parks and natural spaces.. We specialize in National Parks backpacking trips, Yosemite day hikes, and outdoor youth summer camps. Since 1997, our program has introduced thousands of youth to nature and the wilderness experience through Adventure Based Programming. Our top-rated guide service features backpacking trips and day hikes in Yosemite, Lassen and Olympic National Parks that help fund our outdoor youth programs.