BADASS BESPOKE TRIPS
Four more outfitted adventures that will test your endurance limits.
Kayak the Amazon
Exploratory kayaker Rocky Contos, who has notched first descents on rivers across Latin America, leads clients into remote gorges. Check out the Upper Amazon trip, a 10-day, Class IV-V paddle through the Andes, full of hot springs and beach camps. From $2,600; sierrarios.org
The Wonderland Trail wraps around Mount Rainier in 100 miles of scenic, rugged singletrack. Run it with Adventure Running Company, which will handle the logistics and shuttle gear. Just be prepared for backto-back marathon days to knock out the loop. $1,195; adventurerunningco.com
Ski Teton Gold
Only experienced backcountry skiers need apply for this mountaineering camp, where you’ll spend three days in Grand Teton National Park learning some of the area’s most coveted lines. Come ready to climb 6,000 feet of vert each day. From $950; themountainguides.com
Andrew Skurka is an ultralight thru-hiking pioneer who offers outings across wild terrain to vetted clients. His Alaska trips are particularly brutal, with seven days off-trail through the Brooks Range. Expect caribou, plus the occasional bush plane and packraft. $2,745; andrewskurka.com