Allie Rippe

  • Hike to Scenic Point in Glacier National Park

    Park at the trailhead and begin the hike. The trail starts out relatively flat until you reach a small waterfall. Then, hike up the switchbacks for about 4 miles while gaining around 2300 feet.From the top, you can see both Upper Two Medicine Lake...

    8 miles 2300 ft gain

  • Kayak Lake McDonald

    Rent kayaks at the shore of Lake McDonald and take them out for the day. Make sure to start early to get a full day in and leave yourself enough time to stop for lunch. There are multiple places to pull off and bring your kayaks onto the shore and...

  • Hike to Hidden Lake in Glacier National Park

    Starting from the Logan Pass Visitor Center, you climb a small stairway through fields of wildflowers called "the hanging gardens". The trail mainly follows a boardwalk which comes to an end at the overlook. If you wish to hike down to the lake, i...

    2.7 miles 540 ft gain

  • Hike to Great Northern

    This is a 8 mile out and back hike, with the first couple of miles gaining most elevation in the trees. Once you get above the tree line, you are on a ridge walk for a couple of miles to the summit. The ridge provides incredible 360 degree views. ...

    8 miles 4400 ft gain

  • Take a tour of the kenai fjords

    Get on the boat in Seward, Alaska. You have the option to take a half day tour or a full day tour. You get the opportunity to see various wildlife and hear information on the surrounding area from your captain. Get an up close look of glaciers and...

  • Explore the city of Venice, Italy

    Take a train into Venezia and step off ready to see some sights. Venice is made up of more than 100 islands separated by canals and connected by bridges. Take all day exploring and riding in a gondola and spend the night eating traditional Italian...

  • Hike through Cinque Terre

    Train into La Spezia to start the day. Then hike, train, or boat between all five towns! The five towns are Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore. Corniglia is the only village not on the coast, but is a beautiful hilltop vill...

  • Hike to Avalanche Lake- Glacier National Park

    The trail to Avalanche Lake starts just off of the Going to the Sun Road at the start of the Trail of the Cedars trail head. Follow this trail for roughly half of a mile and then continue on to the Avalanche Lake trail (Hint: Just before the Avala...

    4.5 miles 709 ft gain