Summit & Sea

Reno, Nevada to San Francisco, California

Age: 14 - 17
$4,500 for 25 Days

July 1st - July 25th, 2017


Ready to Escape

Summit & Sea Highlights

Set off on the trip of a lifetime beneath the open skies of Northern California. Your adrenaline will soar as we cruise mountaintop zip lines, paddle board through emerald green water, climb a 10,000 foot volcano, raft the mighty Klamath River, walk amongst giant red woods, hike remote wilderness and cast off in a sea-kayak into the mighty Pacific.

Paddle Board

High Ropes & Zipline

Sea Kayaking

Explore Coastal Towns

Hike Volcanoes

White Water Rafting

San Francisco


Unforgettable Experiences

Ready to Escape

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive at Reno-Tahoe International Airport and meet your fellow Adventure Participants and Trip Leaders. Drive to Sierra Nevada Journeys in nearby Portola, California.

Day 2

Begin making new friends and enjoying outdoor adventures at the Sierra Nevada Journeys challenge course.

Day 3

 Hike to the top of Castle Peak at Donner Summit near Lake Tahoe California.

Day 4

 Tube the exciting rapids of the Truckee River and watch the Fourth of July fireworks over Lake Tahoe.

Day 5

 Stand up paddleboard the crystalline water of Emerald Bay and explore Fannette Island

Day 6

 Let your adrenaline soar at the Heavenly Valley Resort Adventure Park. Ride zip-lines, zip down the mountain coaster, play on the ropes course and more.

Days 7 - 8
Head to the majestic Lassen National Forest to climb Mt. Lassen and explore the National Park.

Days 10 - 13

Whitewater raft the mighty Lower Klamath River.

Days 15 - 17

Tour the giant forests of Redwood National Park, hike, Fern Canyon and comb the beaches near Trinidad, California while enjoying beach side camping on the Pacific Ocean.

Day 18

 Meet the animals of the Sequoia Park Zoo and sample the handmade artisan cheeses of the Lolita Cheese Factory.

Days 19 - 21

Sea kayak and camp on the beaches of Tomales Bay. Night paddle through bioluminescent plankton.

Day 22 - 24

Check out the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse and hike through the old-growth Redwood trees of Muir Woods. Then cruise through San Francisco via bicycle and sample a cup of clam chowder on the historic Fisherman’s Wharf.

Day 25

Tell your new friends goodbye at San Francisco International Airport and make plans with them for your next Backcountry Unlimited Adventure!

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