Guided backpacking experiences that inspire for a lifetime.
Discover awe-inspiring terrain and unplug off the grid while accomplishing something big. Our small group guided backpacking challenges are team-oriented, easy to join, and open to all ages, backgrounds, sizes and experience levels.
Experiences that will challenge and inspire you in the best of ways.
“An Empowering Experience”
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ENABLING AND INSPIRING SINCE 2011
THE TSX EXPERIENCE
✓ Open to all
✓ Off the grid
✓ Physical challenge
✓ Team effort
✓ Easy to join
WATCH OUR 10-MINUTE SHORT FILM
AS fEATURED IN THE LOOKOUT FILM FESTIVAL
Thorns & Roses, a 10-minute Short Film recently featured in the 2023 Look Out Film Festival, chronicles the highs and lows of a group of experienced and first-time backpackers as they trek across the Sierra to Mt. Whitney as a team with TSX.
LISTEN TO OUR MIGHTY BLUE PODCAST
3RD TIME’S A CHARM
After two failed attempts to summit Mt. Whitney, AT thru hiker and Hiking Radio Network podcaster “Mighty Blue” Steve Adams connected with TSX co-founder Chris Casado at the suggestion of a listener. Nearly one year later, his third attempt was a success. What was the missing ingredient? Follow his journey to Mt. Whitney on a three part podcast.
JOIN A TSX ONLINE EVENT
We provide free online classes and events on a weekly basis via Zoom to help educate and inspire people about backpacking. Whether you are new to the outdoors or an experienced adventurer, get inspired by joining a TSX online event that’s right for you! All times Pacific.