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10-Days in AK: A Ski Adventure in the Eastern Alaska Range

Filed in Hut Trips, Winter Adventures, Winter Featured by on October 6, 2016
10-Days in AK: A Ski Adventure in the Eastern Alaska Range

March 24th to April 2nd, 2017 Capacity: 6 Clients, 3 Guides; Price: $5,585 Winter in the Alaska Range offers an adventure like no other. We have fallen in love with the Eastern Alaska Range and want to share this corner of the north with you. The Alaska Range comprises a 400-miles long cordillera stretching from […]

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Colorado Hut Trips – Private Trips

Filed in Hut Trips, Winter Featured by on June 27, 2016
Colorado Hut Trips – Private Trips

  Your winter backcountry adventure into the 10th Mountain Hut System can range from 3 to 6 days, accessing some of central Colorado’s most breathtaking mountain terrain. Let us craft a unique and custom experience for you and your group. Paragon Guides has been guiding the huts since its inception in 1982. Join us for […]

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Avalanche Education

Filed in Ski Day Tours, Winter Adventures, Winter Featured by on September 30, 2015
Avalanche Education

Your most important backcountry skill will always be education.  Let the Vail Valley’s original guiding service educate you on how to safely navigate the hazards of the winter snowpack. AIARE Level 1 Course This 3-day, 24 hour course is a staple for any backcountry recreationalist. It combines classroom and field time to provide the student with […]

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Paragon’s Backcountry Ski Club

Filed in Ski Day Tours, Winter Featured by on September 30, 2015
Paragon’s Backcountry Ski Club

Join our weekly group ski tours from mid-December thru early April. Our Backcountry Ski Club provides a variety of backcountry adventures and is popular with both locals and visitors. Tours vary from Introductory to Advanced Levels. Join us for a day or the season. $99 Per Person $6 Vail Pass Recreation Area fee additional (Vail Pass tours […]

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Benedict 100

Filed in Hut Trips, Winter Adventures, Winter Featured by on September 29, 2015
Benedict 100

Ski tour Aspen to Vail  January 22 – 27, 2017 Traverse the heart of Colorado’s central Rockies on skis from Aspen to Vail. This upcoming winter, Paragon Guides leads this six ­day, 100-mile backcountry tour that connects five 10th Mountain Division Huts. The tour honors 10th Mountain Division veteran and hut system founder, Fritz Benedict. […]

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Backcountry Skiing – Private Day Tours

Filed in Ski Day Tours, Winter Featured by on September 9, 2015
Backcountry Skiing – Private Day Tours

Backcountry skiing in Colorado is the essence of adventure with its opportunity for solitude and untracked powder. Paragon has been guiding in the White River National Forest since 1978. From Vail Pass to Chicago Ridge and everything in-between, we know our snowpack, terrain, and stashes better than anyone else. Let our professional guides instruct you […]

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Colorado Hut Trips – Scheduled Trips

Filed in Hut Trips, Winter Featured by on September 9, 2015
Colorado Hut Trips – Scheduled Trips

A Colorado hut trip should be on everyones bucket list. Whether you are looking to explore one hut or connect multiple, our Scheduled Trips showcase some of Central Colorado’s finest backcountry skiing terrain. Scheduled Trips are open to individuals or groups willing to join others on a winter backcountry adventure. If you are looking for a […]

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Snowshoeing – Private Day Tours

Filed in Ski Day Tours, Winter Featured by on September 9, 2015
Snowshoeing – Private Day Tours

Discover the other side of Vail with Snowshoeing Imagine a quiet hike through an evergreen forest or mountain views in an alpine setting. Our guides are well equipped to help you explore the Colorado winter environment on snowshoes with friends or family. For some a day off the slopes is a relaxing way to discover […]

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Avalanche Classes

Filed in Ski Day Tours, Winter Adventures, Winter Featured by on September 9, 2015
Avalanche Classes

2015-2016 Dates:  December  15 & 17  and 19 & 20, 2015 (15th and 17th class 5-9pm) January  8, 9, 10, 2016 February 5, 6, 7, 2016 Costs:  $350 3 day, 24hr course and AIARE certification 6:1 Student ratio with maximum 12 students AIARE Certified Educator,  AIARE Course Manual, AIARE Field Book Tour Locations: Vail Pass […]

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Custom Hut Trips

Filed in Hut Trips, Winter Featured by on September 9, 2015
Custom Hut Trips

Custom Hut Trips Your winter backcountry adventure into the 10th Mountain Hut System can range from 3 to 6 days, accessing some of central Colorado’s most breathtaking mountain terrain. Let us help you design a hut trip that will accommodate your group or family. Travel to one or more huts. You carry only your clothes […]

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