Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventures

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventures are annual outings combining a challenging outdoor adventure with a fun weekend together. This series of adventures has seen participants reach the tops of Mount Whitney & Mount Shasta, traverse the Grand Canyon, summit Half Dome in Yosemite, and complete the Kalalau Trail in Kauai, the Crow Pass Trail in Alaska, and the Four Pass Loop outside of Aspen, CO. If you are interested in the Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventures generally, would like to propose a future Excellent Adventure, and/or would like to inquire about taking part in a future Excellent Adventure, please email Skip Schweiss (President, TD Ameritrade Trust Company).

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 8.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 8.0 will take place July 13-15, 2019 in New Hampshire's Presidential Range and be co-led by Tiburon Managing Partner Chip Roame and Tiburon client Skip Schweiss (President, TD Ameritrade Trust Company). For more information, please email Skip Schweiss.



Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 7.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 7.0

South Central Alaska, August 5-9, 2018

The group of 29 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the Crow Pass Trail and kayaked in Seward, Alaska.

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 6.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 6.0

Kauai, HI, July 9, 2017

The group of 21 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the 22 mile Kalalau Trail, one of America's ten most dangerous hikes, and kayaked along Na Pali Coast.

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 5.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 5.0

Mount Shasta, CA, 2016

The group of 17 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the 12 mile, 7,000 vertical feet challenge of Mount Shasta, CA.

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 4.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 4.0

Aspen, CO, 2015

The group of 31 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the 8,000 vertical feet Four Pass Loop in Aspen, CO.

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 3.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 3.0

Yosemite National Park, CA, 2014

The group of 37 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the 15 mile, 4,800 vertical feet Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, CA.

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 2.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 2.0

Grand Canyon, AZ, 2013

The group of 19 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the 16 mile Grand Canyon rim-to-river-to-rim, one of America's ten most dangerous hikes.

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 1.0

Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 1.0

Mount Whitney, CA, 2012

The group of 13 participants, co-led by Skip & Chip, hiked the 22 mile, 6,000 vertical feet ascent of Mount Whitney, CA.