Deer Hill Expeditions is now partially open for altered programming, facility rentals, and Fall program booking. See more below.

Additional updates as of 6/17/20 at 10:30 AM:

Deer Hill is partially opening for limited programming, starting in July! As previously announced, Deer Hill Expeditions has suspended normal summer programming due to COVID-19 health concerns, however, we are currently scheduling private family river trips for mid-July through the Fall, and still planning on running a full fall season of custom group programs. In addition, we are renting out our facility to groups, yoga classes, retreats and more. Book your private trip or facility rental now by emailing us at We will respond as promptly as we can.

  • Booking NOW for private family (& friends!) river trips for any time between mid-July and September! Email Anna, Program Sales Manager, at to set up your custom trip!
  • Rent our facility for your next event or rescheduled gathering. We are currently booking our beautiful facility single day and multi-day retreats, yoga classes, and more! We are following all recommendations for distancing from local and national health organizations and hiring a professional cleaning service to disinfect the space before and after use. Contact us at to inquire about your custom rental.
  • Schedule a custom group program for the Fall! Interested in setting up a custom group program for the Fall? We’re planing on running a full Fall season. Reach out to Matt Mohi at for more information!
  • Purchase merchandise from our store! Contact us at if you are in need of a new DHE hat, t-shirt, sweatshirt, river shirt, Nalgene water bottle, or tank top! We can ship all of these items to you directly, so that you never miss out on repping Deer Hill! Contact Anna at or via direct message on Instagram to set something up. We can now accept Venmo as payment!

We are so grateful for the support of the Deer Hill community during these times and look forward to the new opportunities that lie ahead. Again, if you have any questions about Deer Hill programming, the best way to get in contact with us is still by sending an email to as our in-person office hours are still limited. We will respond as promptly as we can.

For more information on (new!) custom group and family programming opportunities, please click below to fill out our interest form.

Wilderness Adventure, Community Service and Cultural Exchange

Empowering the individual to create authentic connection to self and community through wilderness and service experiences.

8th Graders rafting the San Juan
Descent from Rolling Mountain

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…best three weeks of my life. I felt mentally and physically stronger and more independent. I met incredible people and built friendships that I will never forget. Now that I have conquered the hardships during the trip, I believe in myself. Finding myself in the middle of nowhere was amazing!”

Kailasha, Participant, 2018 Heart of the Rockies

The Deer Hill Blog

In the October 2018 Issue of the Petroglyph…

2019 Summer Expeditions announced with a brief explanation of each program.


Including the Petroglyph (Deer Hill’s roughly quarterly email newsletter), Summer Expedition program updates, and the occasional article.

Deer Hill Expeditions is proud to have been awarded
the 2019 Organizational Member of the Year Award by
the Association for Experiential Education