REI Saratoga: Backpacking the Central Sierra

Come explore a slice of local wilderness south Yosemite and north of Kings Canyon. Chris Casado, co-founder of the Hell For Sure Challenge, has spent countless summers camping in secluded lakes basins, crossing high alpine passes, following rushing rivers, and … Read More

REI Saratoga: Discover California’s Trans-Sierra Route

Join us for an inspirational and informative talk on Backpacking the Sierra to Mt. Whitney at REI Saratoga. Co-founder of the Trans-Sierra Xtreme Challenge, Chris Casado is passionate about exploring the Sierra. He’s spent countless summers camping in secluded lakes … Read More

REI Saratoga: Discover California’s Trans-Sierra Route

Co-founder of Trans-Sierra Xtreme (TSX) Challenge, Chris Casado is passionate about exploring the Sierra backcountry. He has spent countless summers camping in secluded lakes basins, crossing high alpine passes, following rushing rivers, and climbing majestic peaks. Join Chris for a … Read More

REI Saratoga

Join Chris Casado and Mike Murphy, co-founders of the Trans-Sierra Xtreme Challenge at REI Saratoga for a digital presentation of their favorite trans-Sierra adventure.… Read More

Join us at an REI near you

Tomorrow we begin a series of 19 talks at REI locations throughout California dedicated to motivating and inspiring individuals of all ages to set and reach ambitious goals like summiting Mt. Whitney, or hiking to the bottom of the Grand … Read More