Yurt in the snow

The Yurt, winter snows!

Hope Valley Outdoors operates under a Special Use permit with the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest


Full Moon Snowshoe Tour

Friday, March 10

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Join Joyce and Janara Nerone for a beautiful snowshoe tour under the Full Snow Moon. We’ll enjoy a leisurely hike with plenty of time for moon gazing, moon lore, and inspiration.

 Strap on your snowshoes with us and stride out into the

night under the Full Moon. Experience the magic of the mountains after dark.

Come prepared to sip hot cocoa and listen to poetry.

$35 per person, snowshoe rental $5 if you don’t have your own.



Mindful X-country Skiing – Experience a moving meditation on skis!

3:00 4:00 p.m.

The practice of mindfulness meditation is proven to assist with stress management

and overall health. It’s easy, accessible, and goes beautifully with a quiet

mountain trail. Come soak in the peace of Hope Valley!

Class: Mondays & Fridays  $20.00


Skis & Stars

Join us at the New Moon to x-country ski out to a good vantage

point to take in the stars.

Feb 26th 6:00 p.m. to 8:00p.m. $35.00 per person / $50.00 family

Learn basic astronomy and the ancient lore of the skies!



Naturalist Hike – Join our naturalist, Janara Nerone, for an exploratory hike.

Class Sundays 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. $20.00

These hikes are a fun time, guided by your interests and what we encounter

along the way. We may be discussing snowpack, local plants, wildlife, ecology,

or the history of the Hope Valley.


Women’s Backcountry Health

Class Fridays 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. $15.00

Come and gather in the yurt for a lively discussion on tips and techniques for women’s health and hygiene in the

backcountry from our guide, Janara Nerone. We’ll talk about menstruation,

sanitation, temperature regulation, and gear.