Rocky Mountain National Park
Meet your Guide
Kyle is a trained wilderness guide who is certified as a Wilderness First Responder through National Outdoor Leadership School. He has gained experience in the backcountry with Solid Rock Outdoor Ministry and Geneva Kayak Center. Kyle grew up on a farm near Ayrshire Iowa and graduated from Emmetsburg High School where he participated in baseball, wrestling, track, and football. After high school, Kyle received a BA in Sport Management from Wartburg College and an MS in Recreation Administration; Outdoor Pursuits from Aurora University. Kyle currently lives in Emmetsburg with Jamie, his wife of 10 years and their 4 children.
Embrace the wonder of God's creation in the remote, distraction-free wilderness of the Rockies. Learn to walk in deeper trust as you discover contentment through faith in God. Experience the thrill of reaching new heights and the satisfaction of accomplishing this challenging endeavor. Sound exciting? Then join us for our Adventure Trip camp for adults only. Our trip leader, Kyle Rouse, and an assistant guide, will lead you step by step through this challenging adventure as you allow yourself to be stretched physically, spiritually, and emotionally.
Participants will also learn some important outdoor skills, such as:
· Wilderness camping
· Back-country cooking
· Route planning
· Leave-No-Trace outdoor principles
Backpack Expedition is limited to 10 campers, Don’t wait! Sign up today! We look forward to exploring God’s Word and wilderness with you on this amazing expedition!
No previous outdoor experience is required. Backpack Expedition is designed to challenge you physically so please check the Limitations tab to make sure you are able physically fit for the expedition. All group camping and backpacking gear, as well as transportation from camp will be provided. Please check out the What to Bring tab for questions on gear.
· 5 Days of Backpacking /Camping Through Rocky Mountain National Park
· Summit a 12,000 ft. Mountain
· Learn Important Outdoor Skills
Opportunity For Adults 18+
Aug. 2-9: Starting at Okoboji Lutheran Bible Camp
Deposit of $200 Due with Registration
Remaining Balance of $545 Due by June 1st
Total Cost: $745 per person
Backpack Expedition is limited to 10 participants!
Discounted price of $699 if you register before March 2nd.