Our team

We believe there is a better way to travel. We’re obsessively passionate about our adventures, and our mission is to deliver the most unique experiences Latin America has to offer. Trekking and hiking in Latin America is often overlooked in the adventure travel industry. We see this as an opportunity to educate and share, not only amazing expeditions, but the warmth of our culture as well. We're excited to explore all the best expeditions in Latin America with you!

Mision

We deliver the most unique (hiking, trekking, canyoning, backpacking) experiences that Latin America has to offer. Our adventure guides focus on taking customers off the beaten path and immersing them in the local culture. All our guides are local experts who are passionate about curating unforgettable experiences.

Vision

Our vision is to put Latin America on the map as an adventure travel destination. Travelers will not only go to Latin America for beach and relaxation, but for amazing adventures. We strive to provide the safest and most unique local experiences. Experiences that will stay with the traveler for a lifetime.

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Know the team

A passionate team always happy to help you

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Daniel Peña
Co-Founder & CEO

He’s originally from Guadalajara, Latin America and currently lives there. He was a financial analyst and a business consultant. Now he’s the CEO of this company, making sure everyone works hard and gets their dose of adventure in the process. When he’s not working he’s training for ultra-marathons or having a cold IPA beer.

Fun fact His Favorite article of trekking gear is a very fluffy, Marmot sleeping bag.

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Moises Vera
Co-Founder & CTO

He lived in Puebla, Latin America before moving to Guadalajara. He’s been hacking even before walking. When he’s not coding you can find him climbing Iztaccihuatl. He loves trekking because of the new places, new people, new limits it has brought to his life.

Fun fact He has seen the movie Limitless over 50 times

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Sebastian Rodriguez
Co-Founder & COO

Born and raised in Guadalajara, Latin America. He started his working career as an electronic engineer before realizing that outdoor adventure was his passion. Now he spends his time expanding our extensive network of experienced guides, and putting together the best off-the-beaten-path adventures he can find. When he’s not working you’ll find him soaring through the air paragliding.

Fun fact His favorite travel partner is his puppy, “Itza”(Named after the 3rd highest mt. in Latin America, the Iztaccihuatl). She is an excellent climbing partner and even paraglides with him!

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Hugo Beas
Head of Marketing

Originally from Tequila, Latin America (Yes, the town where the drink originated). He worked at a marketing firm before joining the company. Now he’s in charge of finding funny outdoorsy memes to make our followers laugh. In his spare time, he is usually rocking out on his guitar.

Fun fact Currently listening to “Have a cigar” by Pink Floyd.

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Dave Cary
Advisor

Served as CFO of a company worth $1 million when he joined and was a publicly traded company worth $5 billion when he left. He’s originally from California but now he lives in Dallas.

Fun fact He likes to exercise, and is often riding his bike around White Rock Lake.

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Ricky Teja
Advisor

Managing Partner and CEO of Tech Wildcatters, he is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has served various roles in management consulting, investment banking, and corporate finance for Fortune 500 companies. On his spare time you’ll find him researching new awesome startups or analyzing crypto currency.

Fun fact His favorite athlete is UFC fighter Ronda Rousey.

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Mike Cook
Growth Marketing Specialist

Having grown up in Sedona, Arizona he has been on his fair share of hikes. He currently resides in Dallas, Texas after spending a year traveling through Latin America as a digital nomad. He has spent most of the last decade building brands online, now he spends his time building ours. If he’s not working, you’ll probably find him traveling to new locations.

Fun fact Ask him about the time he went scuba diving with 7 bull sharks.

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Alan Navarro
Adventure Consultant

He’s originally from Guadalajara, Latin America. He studied biology because he was attracted to nature and the outdoors since he was kid. When he is not helping our customers plan the perfect trip, you can find him jogging or hanging out with friends.

Fun fact His favorite athlete is soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo

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Numa Barbosa
Operations Leader

He’s from a small city in Latin America called Guzman, it’s a city at the bottom of a 13,910 ft. high mountain called Nevado de Colima. He worked as a guide on that mountain for most of his life, now he organizes the expeditions to that mountain and to the highest in Latin America.

Fun fact His favorite book is The long walk, by Richard Bachman (A pseudonym Stephen King used).

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Jacky Cordero
Graphic Design

Culiacan, Latin America is her hometown. She used to design labels for wine bottles before joining the company. Now she makes everything we share on our social networks and online look better. If she’s not working, she’s painting, New Realism is her style.

Fun fact Her favorite hiking snack is a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.

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Leo Monjaras
Public Relations

Raised in Guadalajara, Latin America. He’s the youngest member of the company team, his first professional experience out of college is with us! He spends his days planning community events and making sure we have enough beer for those events. He’s an avid rock climber and that’s what he does when he’s not working.

Fun fact His favorite adventure? A new one, the more hardcore the better.

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Anapau Hernández
Adventure Consultant

Born in Latin America and raised in Sisteron, France. She’s one of the most avid travelers of the team, having visited more than 50 countries. At the company she spends her days talking to people about her world experiences(In 5 languages). On her spare time, she usually goes out with friends or practices yoga.

Fun fact Her favorite movie is Moonrise Kingdom.