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Photo Gallery: Rafting Alaska's Alsek River

January 15, 2018 by Chris B. / Photos by Terry Boyd

Wending its way from Canada’s Yukon Territory to the sea in Alaska’s Glacier Bay, the Alsek is a natural superhighway through some of the wildest, most pristine landscapes in the world. Photographer Terry Boyd recently returned from our Alsek journey and shares his top photographs.

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Back to Sonoma Local Hike

January 12, 2018 by John Baston

Jack London Historic State Park, in partnership with the local events team at Mountain Travel Sobek, is proud to host a fundraising hike on Jan 27, 2018 to help fund a fuel reduction and defensible space program to mitigate extreme fire dangers. This is the perfect opportunity to return to Sonoma County and lend support for Sonoma Mountain and Jack London Park, which are among the most treasured gifts in the Sonoma Valley. It’s also a great way to meet like-minded hikers and find rejuvenation in the great outdoors! We will also be joined by some of the park staff at Jack London Park.

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Santa Monica Mountains Community Day Hike with Mountain Travel Sobek

October 27, 2017 by Heather Howard

Fall is here and we are heading to the beautiful Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area for a free community hike on November 18, 2017. Following expert guide John Baston, we'll take a 6-mile loop hike (with a 1686' elevation gain) on the Sandstone Peak and Mishe Mokwa trails reaching the tallest point in the southern section of the coastal range mountains at 3,111. Enjoy sweeping views of the range as you hike on well-maintained trails through California sagebrush and bay laurel.

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On the Middle Fork with Kimberly Daley & Family

October 11, 2017 by Chris Bettencourt

In August MTS President Kimberly Daley and her family had their first MTS field experience, and they couldn’t have picked a better trip on which to get their feet wet—our signature Middle Fork of the Salmon River rafting journey…

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Giving Back to America's Newest National Park

June 08, 2017 by Julia Hendershot

Mountain Travel Sobek staff head out to Pinnacles for a day removing an invasive plant species and collecting native wildflower seeds for future restoration projects. Learn more about their day and how you can get involved in National Park habitat restoration here.

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