Backcountry Adventure for all Seasons

MTB Bike Huts

The original hut to hut biking at its best. Enjoy open
country & beautiful single-track.

Hiking Huts
Skiing Huts

Warm, dry huts separated by ski and snowshoe
adventures. What could be better?

San Juan Hut Systems will connect you to Colorado and Utah’s best mountain biking trails, hiking trails, and backcountry skiing while staying in backcountry huts.

Backcountry Magazine

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Reconnoitering with Joe

For over twenty-five years our specialty has been offering “hut-to-hut” backcountry tours into the most remote and wild regions. From the high mountains near Telluride, Ouray & Durango to the slick rock of Moab, we’ve developed a network of singletrack trails and routes supported by 16 isolated mountain huts. – Across amazing terrain!

If you are an independent and self-reliant outdoors enthusiast, we can plan, facilitate, and support your next wild journey through a variety of truly unique Southwestern terrain.

We empower groups & individuals to travel lightweight, enjoy new landscapes and comfortably retreat to wild places. – An experience of a lifetime! If you are into the outdoors, you have got to get your arse to the San Juan Mountains!

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Sneffels Traverse Ski Race March 5th 2016

The wild and remote Sneffels Traverse Ski Race is back this year and the date is set for March 5, 2016! It should be a great course with all the snow we have gotten. This one-of-a kind, low key, wild mountain race is such a good time that you really should check it out.

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Hunting season is here and you will likely see hunters sharing the forest with you this fall. Remember to wear bright colors.

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Mr. Samson chillin on his way to North Pole Hut. instagram.com/p/BIVEzepDwW6/

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Bolam Pass, almost to the hut day 1 on Durango to Moab instagram.com/p/BHxVmmMDXtJ/

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Clouds near Dry Creek Hut instagram.com/p/BHfBwZID91K/

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John and Kelly (who you likely talked with on the phone making your reservation) biked over Last… instagram.com/p/BHfBEQlDE4i/

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Flowers are out in the San Juans.... instagram.com/p/BHKYIMJDksd/

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Last Dollar climb. Day 1 Telluride to Moab. instagram.com/p/BHKYA9wjygN/

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Gazed at lots of pretty peaks. instagram.com/p/BGveJ9ol4Hc/

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