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Backpack Expedition

Rocky Mountain National Park

Meet your Guide

Kyle Rouse

Kyle is a trained wilderness guide who is certified as 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 14 years and their 5 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

· Navigation

· 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. Some of the meals in transit will be at your expense.

· 5 Days of Backpacking /Camping Through    Rocky Mountain National Park 

· Summit a 12,000 ft. Mountain

· Learn Important Outdoor Skills

Opportunity For Adults 18+
July 31 - August 7, 2022
Cancelled for 2022

Total Cost: $749 per person

Deposit of $200 Due with Registration

Remaining Balance of $545 Due by June 1st

Backpack Expedition is limited to 10 participants!

Discounted price of $699 if you register by March 1st.


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