Denali

"I found a new kind of fun on the far side of suffering." — Frances

Clark Fork

"Upside down but still holding on." — Katie

Wonderland Trail

"The trail goes on and on...and up and down" — Jeremy

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What We’re Saying

I love the success of completing the challenges I set for myself.

Maddie

Maddie

Why wouldn’t you want to do awesome stuff with awesome people?

Jeremy

Jeremy

CLC is full of individuals who are passionate about the out-of-doors and they make it happen!

Leo

Leo

Our trips are fun but sometimes the unexpected happens because it’s the outdoors and it only makes it all the more fun.

Dom

Dom

With CLC you can explore the world as well as your limits.

Minty

Minty

CLC gives you opportunities that people our age wouldn’t get anywhere else.

John

John
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Backcountry

Backcountry

The backcountry crew hikes to the lakes, high ridges an
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Expeditions

Expeditions

Expeditions have gone to the Lower Salmon River in Ida...
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Food

Food

We love food...cooking food, thinking about food, buyin
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Rock & Alpine

Rock & Alpine

The rock & alpine crew summits the various Cascade
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Watersports

Watersports

The watersports crew rafts all the rivers in the Pacifi
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