Winter Adventures

Winter Trip Consulting

Filed in Winter Adventures, Winter Outfitting Services by on September 9, 2015
Winter Trip Consulting

Trip Consulting If you just have a few questions on how the snow conditions are, route choice, what to bring to the hut or need some ideas for planning your own food, Paragon is happy to help for a small fee. Prices: 30$ – 1/2 hr   60$ – 1hr

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Shuttle Services

Shuttle Services

Shuttle Services Don’t complicate your hut trip with trailhead and travel logistics. Hire Paragon Guides and simplify your adventure. We shuttle cars, people, packs, and luggage throughout the Vail Valley, to and from trailheads, between mountain resorts, and beyond. Price depends on distance traveled. Call us for more information: 970-926-5299 Vehicles & People Have your […]

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Sherpa Services

Filed in Winter Outfitting Services by on September 9, 2015
Sherpa Services

Paragon Guides has traveled through the 10th Mountain Hut System for more than 30 years. Put our experience to work for you with one of our Sherpa Services. Sherpa Hut Drop-Off We can carry 40-65 pounds of gear or supplies into your hut. There is no trail assistance with this service. Ideal for people on […]

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Winter Trips

Filed in Winter Adventures by on September 9, 2015
Winter Trips

Custom Backcountry Ski Tours From Vail Pass to Chicago Ridge and destinations in between, Paragon Guides knows the backcountry ski terrain of the White River National Forest that surrounds the Vail area. Don’t know where to go? Hire a Paragon Guide and maximize your time in the backcountry. You’ll earn your turns on our full […]

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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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Featured Hut Trips

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

A Colorado hut trip should be on everyones bucket list. Whether you are looking to explore one hut, connect multiple, tour long distances, or ride powder our Featured Hut Trips showcase some of our favorite routes and terrain in the hut system. Featured Hut Trips are pre-scheduled and open to individuals or groups willing to […]

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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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Join us for the Benedict 100!

Filed in Blog, Winter Adventures by on October 5, 2012
Join us for the Benedict 100!

The Benedict 100  Aspen to Vail Ski Tour January 27-February 1, 2013 6 days, 5 nights, through the historic 10th Mountain Division Hut System Aspen – Margy’s Hut – Betty Bear Hut – Uncle Bud’s Hut – Jackal Hut – Shrine Mountain Inn – Vail The six day tour will cover nearly 100 miles with […]

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