Constructing such a large structure so far off of the grid at such a high altitude was a major undertaking. It took six seasons of construction before we could open the hut. Yet the hut is always an evolving project, and we will continue to tackle new projects that enhance the comfort and experience for […]
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Do you want to know more about the Hut? Do you want to know what it takes to build a hut at nearly 12,000 feet? Thanks to Radify’s podcast you can get answers to these questions and more. Radify is pioneering alternative development projects that prioritize urbanism, environmentalism, and non-conformity. They also produce a podcast […]
We built the hut to facilitate adventure and give our guests a place where they can find solitude and concentration. We are fortunate that in our short time of being open, the hut has already attracted amazing adventurers who are pushing limits, pioneering training regimens, and generating incredible stories. Our first guest, Nik Hawks, is among this group. […]
We spent halloween at the hut and the snow is starting to accumulate. We were able to drive nearly all the way to the hut, but had to hike the last 400 yards. I’m sure that conditions are quickly changing with the snowfalls that we are getting this week. So if you book a trip in […]
Ski areas are starting to open and the snow is starting to fall. This is all great news for us, as it means many people will have a chance to incorporate Weston Pass Hut into their backcountry adventures. Although the hut wasn’t quite finished last year, we were able to utilize it in the winter […]
At the end of August we had some great volunteers help us in our final preparations for guests. With the help of our volunteers, we stocked the woodshed and moved the rest of our construction equipment from the site. Now our woodshed is literally overflowing with firewood, and we are ready for a comfortable fall and winter no […]
We are starting to cut firewood and we are very excited to be gearing up for our final building season. Stay posted as we will soon be providing information on how to book reservations!