2019 - UPCOMING TRIPS - 2020
SOLD OUT. March 13th - 23rd, 2019: Join us and travel throughout Guatemala. Earn 20.5 hours of CME credit and receive your Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification. Just a few of the highlights include live snake demonstration, visit and swim through the tranquil pools of Semuc Champey, white water raft down the Cahbon river, hike a volcano in Antigua, and go zip-lining in the spanish colonial city. You won't be let down. Book your spot today.
April 6 -13th, 2019: Join us in Costa Rica for an unforgettable Tropical Medicine and Wellness get-away. Private Lodge surrounded by the Jungle, private chef, activities built into the conference including daily optional Yoga Sessions, optional Team Building Obstacle course, and your choice of 3 of the 4 activities: Zip-Lining, Group Surf Lessons, Sunset Cruise, and/or Kayaking and Paddle-boarding. Will have also hired a private band to come out and play poolside during two of our nights, so sit back relax and do as much or as little as you desire.
May 4th - 11th, 2019: Join us on our private charted luxury LiveAboard boat while earning CME, exploring the Exuma Islands, meeting new friends and enjoying the beautiful beaches and islands to explore, dive, fish, or snorkel. We have limited spots and are excited to host this one-of-a-kind CME package. Leave the logistics to us: all you have to do is buy a plane ticket. ALL TIPS, Food, Beverages, diving, fishing, exploring, transportation, port fees, and of course CME are included. Enjoy a vacation that leaves your wallet in your pocket, a smile on your face, and memories to share for a lifetime.
SOLD OUT: Join us Sept. 15th - 20th, 2019: This is a top of the line Fly-Fishing experience. All out, one of the best Fly-Fishing Trips in the Lower 48. Expect exceptional guides and fishing, awesome food, great location, and of course fun instructors. You don't want to miss out. We had 100% of our clients return in 2018 from 2017. 13 hours towards your FAWM and 13 hours CME. Limited to 10 clients so reserve your spot soon.
Sept. 7-10th, 2019: Join us for some camping on a private 400+ acre camp and earn your AWLS certification among the beautiful Adirondack Mountains in NY. With a private lake, beautiful fall season, and many trails to choose from, this course will be packed full of fun and learning. Check out our page for pictures from last year. Limited to 25 students. Make sure to reserve your spot. We filled up quickly last year! Check out our Trip Report from one of our students last year.
Join us Oct. 6-10th, 2019 in South Dakota for our 2nd Annual Pheasant Hunting CME Adventure. Includes CME, 4 nights lodging, all meals, 4 birds/day with processing, license, clay shooting, and ammo. South Dakota is known for World-Class Pheasant hunting and you won't find a better way to Earn CME than joining us on a wilderness medicine conference. Reserve your spot early as we only have 10 spots. Co-Hosted with faculty from the Dept. of Emergency Medicine - Peoria: The University of Illinois, College of Medicine.
Join us Oct. 20-24th, 2019 in upstate NY for a Salmon and/or Steelhead Trout Fishing CME experience on the Salmon River. Stay at the beautiful Tailwater Lodge and enjoy 2 full days of fishing, optional off-day fishing, great food, 11.5 hours CME and FAWM credits. Guaranteed to be a great time. Expect exceptional guides and fishing, awesome food, great location, and of course fun instructors. You don't want to miss out. 11.5 hours towards your FAWM and 11.5 hours CME. Click to find out more.
Join us Nov. 3-8th, 2019 in Southern California for an off-roading Dirt Bike Adventure. This is a unique and exciting course. Spend 5 nights and 4 days of riding through the mojave desert and death valley. Novice to Expert riders. All meals, drinks, rental bikes, liability insurance, and of course CME. Learn about off-roading trauma accidents, head injuries, appropriate med kits and more.
Jan. 5th - 10th, 2020: Join us for a 5 night stay at Major League Farms, 2 days of Duck Hunting, & 2 days of Goose Hunting. Awesome experience with great guides. It's a home-style feel with excellent food, lots of ducks, geese and CME- all in one. Max 16. Please email with questions. This course is likely to fill, so reserve your spot now. You can see pictures from our trips the last few years by clicking on link above.
Feb. 1st - Feb. 15th, 2020: Join us for a continuing medical education expedition to the roof of Africa, Kilimanjaro. One of the worlds 7 Summits. Kilimanjaro is without a doubt one of the worlds greatest adventures. Climbing from Kilimanjaro's rainforest to its glacier capped 19,340 foot summit is simply an amazing experience. If that isn't exciting enough we will cap our adventures off with an African Safari. Watch herds of wildebeest traverse the Serengeti, get up close with herds of elephant, watch zebras and giraffes run on the plain, and see some of the last remaining wild big cats stalk their prey. East Africa is one of the most enchanting places on earth. Learn the latest skills in wilderness and jungle medicine, gain new experience, meet other interesting doctors, and get 16 AMA/PRA Category 1 credits and 16 FAWM credits. What are you waiting for? (CHECK OUT OUR VIDEO FROM OUR TRIP ON YOUTUBE - CLICK HERE)
Join us Feb. 29th - March 7th, 2020 in Austria for an unforgettable Ski CME get-away. St. Anton is known for some of the best skiing in the world with interconnected ski areas that allow for an incomparable amount of skiable terrain. Excellent food, Ski-In & Ski-Out, toboggan run, nightly music and entertainment - hard to beat this ski trip. Check out our Past Reviews from this course. Pack up your bags, meet some new friends, ski and earn CME all on this incredible medical education course. Limited spots.
Join us March 22nd-29th, 2020 in Patagonia and you will be blown away. First-Class Luxury Lodging, all meals & snacks, drinks, fishing license, and transportation from Bariloche. Magnificent hidden streams and rivers in the picturesque mountains. Enjoy other included activities such as horse back riding, trekking, white water rafting, birding and more. Check out our pics and video. Limited spots 14 max.
August TBD 2020: Join us in Russia climbing one of the seven summits - Mt. Elbrus. Explore St. Petersburg with 2 nights and city tour before traveling to the mountains for an unforgettable experience. Beautiful scenery, great people, and a real challenge on one of the easier of the seven summits at 18,510 ft. We plan to traverse from the South to the North side giving you a unique experience and the beautiful scenery on the North side of the mountain. Check out our page for more details. Earn 16 hours of CME and credits towards your FAWM while doing what you love to do! (Need 6 people signed up by March 8th to run this trip)
Check out our new Wilderness Medicine and Survival Skills courses. We are joining with Earthwork Programs to offer Basic Wilderness First Aid Certification, Advanced Wilderness First Aid, as well as Combo Courses with traditional survival skills such as fire starting, building shelters, animal tracking, and more. This unique combination prepares you for outdoor survival. Earn your Wilderness First Aid Certification and skills needed to survive in extreme conditions. These classes are meant for anyone interested in the outdoors: hunters, fishermen, climbers, paddlers, backpackers, or those who enjoy getting outside. Contact us if you would like a Private Group Training Session for Boy / Girl Scouts, leadership program, company guides or if you have a special group you would like trained in Wilderness First Aid.
Jan. 9th - 20th, 2019: Join us in Antarctica for a truly out-of-this world experience. Pack up your bags, sharpen your skills and climb one of the Seven Summits - Mt. Vinson. Learn Mountain Medicine and leave the guiding to ALE - Antarctic Logistics and Expeditions. Limited Spots and will likely fill soon. SOLD OUT - email for waiting list
Join us in Mongolia for an all out adventure. Climb Mt Khuiten - the highest peak in Mongolia and experience camal caravans, eagle hunters, vast landscapes and unique culture. Mongolia is a beautiful and remote place and you will be glad you joined us on this once-in-a-lifetime trip. Learn Mountain Medicine and earn 16 hour CME. ONE SPOT LEFT DUE TO CANCELLATION
Check Back for Future Dates: We are joining up with Andes Mountain Guides to provide CME education climbing one of the world's Seven Summits - Carstensz Pyramids in west Papua New Guinea, Indonesia which is the worlds second largest island. Puncak Jaya or Carstensz Pyramid at 4884m (16,023 feet) is the highest mountain in Australia and Oceania. The Journey to Carstensz Pyramid will take us from the beaches of Bali through the Papuan jungles to the rocky summit of Carstensz. The climb is mostly rock scrambling and fixed line travel, and entails some moderate roped climbing. Experience the trip of a lifetime.(Click Here for a YouTube Video from our last Trip)
Course Completed: April 7th - 15th, 2017: 8 night stay in Panama. One night in Panama City with Canal Tour and 7 nights at the Bocas Islands at KoKo Resort. Enjoy good company, amazing diving (8 dives included), 13 hours CME, day of sailing, and beach time on our unique Dive Medicine Conference. If you prefer not to dive, you can snorkel and the price is discounted $200. This course is limited and likely to fill based on early popularity. Email with questions and hold your spot today to enjoy an unforgettable getaway.
COURSE COMPLETED ALL 14 SUMMITTED ! - Join us in Russia climbing one of the seven summits - Mt. Elbrus. Explore St. Petersburg with 2 nights and city tour before traveling to the mountains for an unforgettable experience. Beautiful scenery, great people, and a real challenge on one of the easier of the seven summits at 18,510 ft. Check out our page for more details. Earn 16 hours of CME and credits towards your FAWM while doing what you love to do !
REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED: November 2nd - 10th, 2015 Join us in Mexico. We promise to make this a unique and challenging CME course. Earn CME while pushing your limits climbing the 3rd highest mountain in America - Volcan Orizaba - 18,491ft. There is no better way to teach altitude medicine then to experience it.
TBD: REGISTRATION CLOSED: (CHECK BACK FOR NEXT YEAR'S TRIPS) June 1-8th, 2015: Enjoy a trip of a lifetime while hunting in beautiful New Zealand. Earn 12 hours CME credit while hunting a world renowned red stag. With over 10,000 acres of family owned land you will not be let down and that is backed by High Peaks 100% guarantee. Amazing scenery, incredible hunt, excellent food and hospitality will surely make this trip one to remember. Add on an additional hunt for Bull Tahr at additional cost or extend your stay to visit and travel throughout New Zealand. We hope to see you in June !
Join us in Upstate NY Steelhead Trout Fishing CME experience on the Salmon River. Stay at the beautiful Tailwater Lodge and enjoy 2 full days of fishing, optional off-day fishing, great food, 12 hours CME and FAWM credits. Guaranteed to be a great time. Expect exceptional guides and fishing, awesome food, great location, and of course fun instructors. You don't want to miss out. 13.5 hours towards your FAWM and 12 hours CME. Click to find out more.
REGISTRATION CLOSED - Join us in Greenland for an amazing CME getaway. This course includes multi-day hiking and kayaking in a majestic and unspoiled landscape. Spend time taking in all that Greenland has to offer ending at the incredible great ice cap all the while exploring and observing the largest Musk Ox herd on earth. This is a once-in-a-lifetime trip. Enjoy trekking and kayaking while earning 16 credits of CME. Find out more by clicking on link. This trip is limited to 10 students. Email if interested in a future trip to Greenland
Join us in South Dakota: Our new Pheasant Hunting CME Adventure will be first class. Includes CME, 4 nights lodging, all meals, 4 birds/day with processing, license and ammo. South Dakota is known for World-Class Pheasant hunting and you won't find a better way to Earn CME than joining us on a wilderness medicine conference. Reserve your spot early to save on our Early-Bird Special - Use Code "EARLYBIRD2018" at checkout to save $250 by June 1st, 2018. Co-Hosted with faculty from the Dept. of Emergency Medicine - Peoria: The University of Illinois, College of Medicine.
Jan. 6th - 11th, 2019: Join us for a 5 night stay at Cypress Point Hunting Lodge, 2 days of Duck Hunting, & 2 days of Goose Hunting. Awesome experience with great guides. It's a home-style feel with excellent food, lots of ducks, geese and CME- all in one. Max 14. Please email with questions. This course is likely to fill, so reserve your spot now. You can see pictures from our trip last year by clicking on link above and also you can read last year's Trip Report HERE. SOLD OUT