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Backcountry Skiing FAQ

Filed in Uncategorized by on October 20, 2017
Backcountry Skiing FAQ

What is the difference between alpine, cross-country, and backcountry skis? Alpine skis are great for lift-service ski areas because of their locked down heels, wide bases and metal edges. Little to no flat terrain is encountered with this equipment.   Cross-country skis are great for moving over flat to rolling terrain because the equipment is light […]

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Backcountry Fly Fishing

Filed in Summer Day Tours by on May 8, 2017
Backcountry Fly Fishing

Join us for an intimate fishing experience unlike anything you will find on the big rivers. Our fishing guides have been doing this for decades and they cherish our local fishing holes. After a short hike and some patience, you will discover the solitude of fishing in a remote stream under the stoic mountains of […]

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Hut Trip Mountain Biking

Filed in Summer Adventures, Summer Featured by on July 8, 2016
Hut Trip Mountain Biking

Hut Trips | Holy Cross 100 | Half Day Tours | Full Day Tours | Popular Trails and Roads | FAQ Hut Trips Travel to a 10th Mountain Division hut or take on the challenge of a hut to hut tour by mountain bike. We’ll create an itinerary with daily guided routes for riders of all […]

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Mountain Biking Hut Trip

Mountain Biking Hut Trip

Hut Trips | Holy Cross 100 | Half Day Tours | Full Day Tours | Popular Trails and Roads | FAQ Hut Trips Travel to a 10th Mountain Division hut or take on the challenge of a hut to hut tour via mountain bike. We’ll create an itinerary with daily guided routes for riders of all […]

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Testimonials

Filed in Uncategorized by on June 28, 2016
Testimonials

Paragon Guides Testimonials – one of Colorado’s premier guide services… “We invite you to make your own adventure, discover the mountains, and experience the gift that the mountains reserve for those who put forth the effort.” “Backcountry Skiing” “The skiing was terrific, your skills and companionship were the best and each trip was perfect for us.” […]

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Guided Hiking in Vail

Filed in Summer Day Tours, Summer Featured by on June 28, 2016
Guided Hiking in Vail

Explore a variety of classic trails surrounding the Vail Valley on a full or half ­day guided hike. Unplug while you immerse yourself within the beauty and quiet of the Holy Cross or Eagles Nest Wilderness areas. Discover aspen forests painted with wildflowers. Hike to a pristine alpine lake. Gain a ridge or stroll beside […]

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Mountain Biking

Filed in Summer Adventures, Summer Featured by on June 27, 2016
Mountain Biking

The Vail Valley offers some of the best mountain biking in the state with its diverse landscapes, access, and vast selection of maintained trails and roads. Let Paragon Guides do the dirty work of planning your day, shuttles, food and gear, giving you and your group more time to enjoy this exciting sport.   Choose […]

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Custom Hut Trips

Filed in Hut Trips, Winter Featured by on June 27, 2016
Custom Hut Trips

Your winter backcountry adventure into the 10th Mountain Division Hut System can range from 2 to 6 days, ski touring through some of central Colorado’s most breathtaking mountain terrain. The huts provide comfortable winter living amenities all within footsteps of backcountry powder skiing. Let us craft a unique experience for you and your group. Paragon […]

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Employment

Filed in Uncategorized by on June 4, 2016
Employment

As a small company our staff / guide needs vary by the season. Many of our guides have worked for PG for many years, most on a part-time basis. A few senior guides do the majority of the guide work while assistant guides and new guides fill in where necessary. That said, I am always […]

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Employment

Filed in Uncategorized by on June 4, 2016
Employment

Answers to these frequently asked questions will help you learn how a hut-to-hut trip with Paragon Guides is well within your reach. What does a Paragon Guides hut trip include? Why go with a guide? What kind of equipment do I need? What kind of shape do I need to be in? How heavy will my […]

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