Summer Adventures

Llama Trekking 22

Filed in Multi-Day Trips by on June 28, 2024
Llama Trekking 22

Llama Trekking Details: 22 Vail to Aspen Interconnect Itinearary Hike with the companionship of a llama willing to share the burden of your gear. Llamas have a curious, gentle and intelligent nature making them an ideal addition for your backcountry adventure Camps are situated in secluded alpine settings or at high 10th Mountain Huts surrounded […]

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Vail Rock Climbing

Filed in Summer Day Tours, Summer Featured by on October 10, 2022
Vail Rock Climbing

Challenge yourself physically and mentally in the vertical world of rock climbing. Step outside your comfort zone and find yourself on the edge of the rock with the wind at your back. We welcome beginner, intermediate, and advanced climbers to join our experienced guides for a fun day in the mountains. Why Paragon Guides Experience: Paragon has […]

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Mountaineering

Filed in Summer Day Tours, Summer Featured by on October 9, 2022
Mountaineering

Whether your goal is to summit your first 14,000 foot peak or take in the view above treeline, there are a number of alpine peak ascents accessible from the Vail area. These all-day, guided adventures call for an early morning start and involve off-trail hiking in uneven and rocky terrain. Perfect for the experienced hiker […]

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Summer Hut Trips

Filed in Multi-Day Trips, Summer Featured by on October 8, 2022
Summer Hut Trips

After years of trekking through the hut system, our guides have learned all the routes, shortcuts, and best lunch spots available in and around each hut. We can help plan your hut adventure based on your interests and fitness. Our hardworking llamas will carry the group gear and food taking the heavy load off your […]

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Hiking

Filed in Summer Day Tours, Summer Featured by on October 7, 2022
Hiking

  Vail Hiking Explore a variety of trails surrounding Vail on a classic full or half-­day hike. Immerse yourself in the beauty and quiet of the Holy Cross or Eagle’s Nest Wilderness areas. Explore aspen forests painted with wildflowers. Hike to a pristine alpine lake. Gain a ridge or stroll beside a wooded stream. Learn […]

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Mountain Biking

Filed in Summer Adventures, Summer Featured by on October 6, 2022
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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Take a Llama to Lunch

Filed in Summer Day Tours, Summer Featured by on October 4, 2022
Take a Llama to Lunch

Get to know the curious nature of llamas on our “Take a Llama to Lunch” hikes. The ‘boys’ are wildly popular with children due to their gentle nature. The easy pace and length make llama hikes excellent outings for families, friends, and groups. Llamas make excellent trail companions as pack animals and can carry as […]

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Don Shefchik on the current state of “distancing”

Filed in Summer Adventures by on June 10, 2020
Don Shefchik on the current state of “distancing”

When Social Distancing meant going camping by Don Shefchik, Field Director and Senior Guide at Paragon Guides How easy it was, packing up the camping gear and heading into the mountains with everything you needed neatly stowed away in a backpack. Distancing meant you were going to hike for a few miles, breathe fresh air, […]

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Summer 2020 Price Sheet

Filed in Summer Adventures by on June 10, 2020
Summer 2020 Price Sheet

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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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