Venture Calendar + Program Details

Use our calendar to quickly find available trips for the destination and timeframe you’re interested in. Don’t see your dates? Give us a call – we can customize a venture for you and your organization. Custom trip locations include international destinations Machu Picchu and Iceland and all domestic locations outlined below plus others like Alaska, Yosemite and the Great Smoky Mountains.

Kick-Off Destination Travel Dates Theme Details
January 2019 Israel February 17-22 Leading Through Change Registration is closed
May 2019 Enchanted Valley August 4-9 Women in Leadership Registration is closed
May 2019 Iceland September 7-15 Couples Trek Registration is closed
June 2019 Patagonia October (based on permit) Senior Leaders Registration is closed
July 2019 Grand Canyon National Park November (based on permit) Leaders in Healthcare Registration is closed

telos Leadership Ventures are Designed For...

  • C-suite, vice president, partner or other key organizational leader
  • head of organization’s functional effort (e.g. finance, operations, marketing, information technology, human resources) or business division
  • senior partner, managing director or general manager
  • family business owner or successor
  • leader in a professional services firm, nonprofit organization, government agency or educational institution
  • physician leaders transitioning to more senior and/or administrative positions

About Our Leadership Guides

Our leadership guides facilitate all personal and professional development activities before, during and after your telos leadership venture. Our guides are experts in the areas of leadership development, business strategy, and change management. They also have the following professional qualifications:

  • post graduate degree in organization development and / or executive coaching certification
  • extensive industry senior leadership experience

number of participants: 4-8
leadership guide to participant ratio: 1:4

About Our Wilderness Guides

Wilderness guides from The Wildland Trekking Company oversee backcountry logistics and safety on each telos leadership venture. These guides are experts in the terrain and geography of each location. They also have the following hiking and backpacking guide qualifications:

  • wilderness First Responder or EMT medical certifications
  • extensive experience and proven competence with backcountry travel and guiding in area of expertise
  • NAU Backcountry Environmental Health Certification (Food Handlers Permit)
  • certifications in Leave No Trace outdoor ethics

wilderness guide to participant ratio: 1:5

The Wildland Trekking Company


A Recent Testimonial

“I honestly couldn’t have been more compelled by the trip. It was more than I imagined. There is so much value in the experience that I can’t imagine not having gone.”

telos leadership venture participant