Monthly Archives: February 2014

Alaska Horseback Fitness Adventure

It’s true! We have talked about creating this Fitness Adventure for a long time. How many times have you thought about going on an Adventure of a lifetime, only to talk yourself out of it because you are worried that your fitness level may not allow you to do so?

Fitness Adventure

What if I were to tell you that I have an Adventure that will help you begin strengthening your fitness level as well as ensure that you have an Adventure of a lifetime while you are at it?

We have created a 21 Day Horseback Adventure with fitness as the key. For 21 Days, you will stretch, ride, walk and eat in the most glorious and magnificently exclusive mountain wilderness in the Wrangell St. Elias National Park & Preserve.

At over 13 million acres, the Wrangell St. Elias is the largest unit in the National Park System as well as the most unexplored, exclusive and road-less mountain areas in the world. Together with Kluane National Park Reserve in the Yukon Territory of Canada, Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park in British Columbia, and Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve was designated a World Heritage Site by the United Nations.

Since 1924, (that’s right! It is our 90th Anniversary!) Pioneer Outfitters has lived and operated far and away from the hustle and bustle of other Alaskan destinations, surrounded by the exclusive and remote wild Alaskan Wilderness, guiding clients and guests into and through some of the most beautiful and rugged land in the world.

The Alaska Horseback Fitness Adventure.

Have you said to yourself, “If I could only get a head start.” “If I could just get away from myself and have to a real chance to begin.” “If I could only get a strong start.” ~ I said all of those things.

With Pioneer Outfitters by your side every step of the way, you will spend 21 days experiencing the glorious wilderness on a scale above and beyond anything most people have ever encountered. The Chisana Valley is a unique area, the site of the last historic gold rush and considered a deeply spiritual place to the people who have lived and visited.

Fitness Adventure

From your arrival in Chisana, you are treated as family. Welcomed and celebrated for the momentous decision that you have made to “Be Fearless” and live the life of your dreams in a healthier, happier way.

The Horseback Fitness Adventure is for novice as well as experienced riders and horsemen and women. We match your individual abilities to the horse that will be your companion on your Adventure. The uniqueness of our range horses that have spent their lives in the wilderness of the Wrangell Mountains is their inherent knowledge of the trails and how to handle themselves as well as their rider, in any terrain.

Disclaimer and Reminder: Always, always, always! Check with your doctor before beginning any new fitness routine!

There are so many advantages to adding the Horseback Fitness Adventure to our offerings for you. Horses have a special connection to humans. Their deeply insightful knowledge of what we are feeling and understanding us better than we seem to understand ourselves at times is uncanny. Their gentle acceptance of exactly who we are in that precise moment is something so many people never get to experience. When you leave us at the end of your Adventure of a lifetime, you will have an incredible amount of respect and a soft spot in your heart for these amazing horses.

Fitness Adventure

Using horses in the difficult Alaska terrain allows us to provide our guests with comfortable camps, plenty of good food and of course, gives us a beautiful viewpoint for the spectacular places you will be riding in.

Horseback riding is the best full-body workout that can be had for so much enjoyment as well as had from sitting on your butt! However it is hard work. You may not even realize it, as we ride, but it is and that is why on each break, your guides will join and help you to stretch and loosen back up each time you stop for a break or rest.

This new Horseback Fitness Adventure will be the most incredible vacation you have ever and probably will ever experience. It has been designed to submerse you into the beauty of Alaska with mountains that rise up larger than life itself, glaciers that redefine the sense of scale and icy rivers and creeks that will give you the most delicious water you will ever drink.

You will return home after your Horseback Fitness Adventure feeling and looking incredible and strong. You will feel refreshed, focused and energized by your accomplishments and ready to face the toxic environment with clear eyes and renewed sense of purpose, unlike you have ever felt before.

Be part of this incredible Adventure this year! It will change your life in ways that will help you shine for all to see!

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