Off The Beaten Path Trekking
Do you love off the beaten path trekking? Love adventure travel and the road less taken? Want to trek in Peru but not with all the tourists? Join Jose Montes of Killa Expeditions this February in Anchorage, Alaska and Southern California for an inspiring talk about the best remote wilderness hiking in the region! Enjoy his inspiring talk about off the beaten path trekking to Machu Picchu, Peru, on trails such as the Ancascocha Trek, Ausangate Trek, Rainbow Mountain Trek, Salkantay Trek and Lares Valley and Lares Hot Springs Treks. Don’t miss this opportunity to plan your 2018 adventure travel to Peru!
Jose will also go over important information about high-altitude hiking and ways to prevent altitude sickness, make professional recommendations about gear needed for multi-day trekking and camping in the Andean mountains, and highlight ways to give back to local communities along these trails.
February 2018 Talks
Anchorage, Alaska Talks:
Tuesday, Feb 20th: BP Energy Center (Birch Room): 7PM start
Wednesday, Feb 21st: REI Anchorage Store: 6PM start
Click here to visit our Facebook Event page for more info!
San Diego and Los Angeles, California Talks:
Talks start at 7PM but arrive at 6:30 for a fun and yummy Happy Half Hour courtesy of our sponsors!
Wednesday, Feb 28th: A16 San Diego Store: 7PM, 6:30 happy half hour
Thursday, Mar 1st: A16 Solana Beach Store: 7PM, 6:30 happy half hour
Friday, Mar 2nd: A16 West Los Angeles Store: 7PM, 6:30 happy half hour
Click here to visit the Adventure16 Event Page for more info!
Can’t make one of our talks? Want a talk in your city? Please get in touch to request a talk in your area. We will do our best to accommodate and if we can’t we can always set up a webinar presentation!
The Heavenly Rainbow Mountains Trek
The Rainbow Mountain Trek is one of the most spectacular, and new, off-the-beaten-path multi-day treks in the Andean mountains. Just four hours outside of Cusco Peru, this trail is breath-taking the entire way. Be prepared to be awed by snow-capped mountains, glacial peaks, never-ending mountain vistas, traditional villages, hot springs, and the beautiful striated rainbow mountains! You’ll also see llamas, alpacas, chinchillas, and maybe even vicuña and condors if you’re lucky. Because it’s a remote trail you won’t run into too many other trekkers. This is true pristine wilderness camping at it’s best. At 52km/32.3miles, with summits up to 5050m/16,568ft, this trail is not for the couch potato. The best time to go is between March and November and is a true adventurer’s dream. Check out how we’ve expanded our Rainbow Mountains Trek here!
The Stunning Ancascocha Trek
The ANCASCOCHA TREK is a spectacular trail that is beautiful, strenuous, and truly deserving of the phrase off the beaten path trekking. This trek takes 5 days/4 nights and ends in Machu Picchu on the 5th day. Ancascocha is quite challenging due to the altitude gain, high altitude hiking and camping, 7 steep summits, and length of hiking: 56 km/34.8 miles and goes up to 4,959m/16,270ft. The Ancascocha Trek, also known as the Hidden Inca Trail or the Super Inca Trail, is a strenuous and less traveled trek. If you’re looking for off the beaten path trails, pristine wilderness, and a challenging trek, this is the one for you! National Geographic named Ancascocha Trail as one of the World’s 20 Best Hikes!
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Check out our treks & tours to Machu Picchu here! If you found this information helpful, please refer to posts about Winter Solstice and read about the best time to visit Machu Picchu. Killa Expeditions is passionate about providing exceptional & sustainable adventure eco-travel experiences, encouraging people to explore off the beaten path, and inspiring others to give back. To book an adventure of a lifetime, contact us today!