Back-country pack trips, we also offer daily guided trail rides that start at our June Lake pack station Click here for more information Come get away from it all and explore the magnificent Yosemite National Park and Ansel Adams / Minaret Wilderness with us.
A perfect vacation awaits you in an uncrowded mountain area with clear blue skies, sparkling streams, and lakes teaming with trout. Discover the endless adventure of a wilderness back country trip, free of stress, in a comfortable atmosphere that lets you truly relax. Enjoy the beauty of the back country with us by watching this photo essay.
Let us take you to some of nature’s finest vacation spots in the Sierra, whether you want to hike or go by horseback, fish or lay in the sun, we will provide you with a first-class experience you are sure never to forget. Our staff of women and men wranglers, cooks and assistants are some of the most experienced and personable that you will meet at any packing operation.
The Dohnel family personally attend to the details of safety and hospitality that can make the difference between a mediocre trip and one that will be remembered for a long time. All trips are full service, designed to fit your personal needs and interests. A full camp is set up each evening with latrines and tents and a back country kitchen for good old fashioned cooking. We match you up with gentle, well mannered horses suited to your riding ability, beginner or expert.