Clear out the winter cobwebs with a run // hike // retreat in the secluded California Desert. Our annual Death Valley Ramble is one of our favorite trips of the year! For 6-days and 5-nights, we'll run, hike, adventure, and explore through the greatest hits and deepest cuts, in and around Death Valley. The Mojave Desert, a land of extremes, is unmatched in beauty and solitude: mountains, badlands, salt flats, slot canyons, sand dunes, and young volcanic features are the backdrop of an environment that is surprisingly full of life. March is prime for a visit as we'll enjoy mellower temperatures, spectacular stars, and the start of wildflower season.

Join us.

Registration is open!


6-days and 5-nights

Trip Cost = $2050
A $500 deposit secures your spot


ITINERARY

DAY 1: Saturday 2/29 • Hello Highline!

Arrive in Las Vegas for a 1PM for departure to the Desert. 

Activities: Run // Welcome Party
Lodging: Desert Inn with bright night sky and singing Coyotes

After arriving at our home for a next two nights, we’ll head out for a brief run to get the lay of the land, then kick back with a welcome dinner, getting to know our fellow travelers and a briefing on the trip itinerary.

DAY 2: Sunday 3/1 • Badlands

Activities: Run // Hike // Sightseeing // Hot Spring Soaking
Lodging: Desert Inn with bright night sky and singing Coyotes

A scenic drive into the park highlights a few of the park’s most iconic features plus a run and hike through badland formed canyons. We’ll enjoy dinner at our favorite local restaurant outside the park, followed by a restorative soak in a natural hot spring.

 

DAY 3: Monday 3/2 • Mountains 

Activities: Run // Hike // Sightseeing // NPS Passport Stamping
Lodging: Canvas Tents Cabins

An optional early morning run kicks off the day, then we travel west through the park to hike one of the tallest peaks in the Panamint Range, with sweeping views of the valley to the east and the Sierras to the west.

 

DAY 4: Tuesday 3/3 • Off Road Expedition day 1

Activities: Run // 4x4 Jeeps // Sightseeing // Backcountry Camping
Lodging: Tents under the stars

We load up the jeeps and head deep into the backcountry. Once at our destination, we’ll run, hike, camp and relax with nothing but the night sky to keep us company.

 

DAY 5: Wednesday 3/4 • Off road expedition day 2 

Activities: Run // 4x4 Jeeps // Sightseeing
Lodging: A remolded Inn on the outskirts of the park

After breakfast and packing up camp, we cross through the park, taking in the sights and mixing in a few quick hikes. An afternoon run on the flats caps the trip before we head to our desert oasis for the night.

 

DAY 6: Thursday 3/5 • Good bye! 

Activities: Saying our goodbyes and heading to the airport

ACCOMMODATIONS:

Our first two nights are spent at a charming Desert Inn with a mix of private rooms, group rooms & a TeePee.
Night three is spent is rustic tent cabins at a resort in the park.
Night four we sleep in tents deep in the backcountry.
Our final night is spent a nicely remodeled Inn and rooms are double occupancy.

MEALS:

We provide two meals a day, breakfast and dinner, with a lot of snacks in between.
A few of our meals are catered, others are at local restaurants,
and our dinner and breakfast in the backcountry will be cooked fireside.

What's IncludeD:

Transportation to and from the airport
Daily transportation
Guided runs & hikes
Welcome party
2 hearty meals a day (Breakfast & Dinner)
Plenty of mid-day snacks to keep us moving
Energy / nutrition for hikes and runs
Lodging
An overnight 4x4 camping expedition
Welcome pack / swag
Park entry fees

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED:

Your flight
Alcoholic beverages
Personal Items
Travel insurance
Trip add-ons
Transfers or excursions outside of the itinerary

What To Pack:

Trail running shoes
Comfortable shoes or sandals
Clothes to run / hike in
Layers
Sleeping Bag
Small day-pack backpack for hikes
Synthetic or wool socks (no cotton)
Bathing suit
Small packable camp towel
Water bottle or hydration pack
An uninhibited sense of adventure
*upon trip confirmation we'll send you a detailed suggested packing list


On all of our trips, ask that you wait for confirmation from Highline, that the trip has reached an acceptable capacity prior to booking your flights.

We highly recommend flying into town a day ahead to avoid any travel disruptions or delays.


6-days and 5-nights

Trip Cost = $2050
A $500 deposit secures your spot


PRE AND POST TRIP ACCOMMODATIONS AND EXTENSIONS.

We can assist with pre and post trip accommodations. Email us at info@hellohighline.com to inquire about extension packages.


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