Soles In The Backcountry (SITBC) is a project that AKtive Soles started with the hopes of encouraging our community to become more familiar and comfortable in our own backyard. SITBC is an adventure book that includes adventures of varying levels.


May 1st – September 30th, 2020


After Season Party

Date, Time and Location TBD



Visit us at AKtive Soles to purchase your 2020 Adventure Book. We are located in the Koslosky Center in downtown Palmer.

Enjoy your summer by exploring the Mat-Su Valley with your Adventure Book as your personal adventure planner!

After all of our adventures, join us for the end of season party (date, location, and time TBD).

Everyone who purchases a SITBC book will receive a drink ticket, Skida headband and one raffle ticket at the end of season party.


Featured Photos

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About The Adventure Book

Soles In The Backcountry started to make a positive impact in our community. We are always wanting to encourage more people to  get out and see the beauty Alaska has to offer as well as take advantage of the benefits of being outside and staying active.  This challenge promotes and challenges individuals, friends and family to get outdoors and participate in healthy leisure activities. There are three challenges included in SITBC Adventure Book (Target Adventures, Hiking Series and The 6 Peak Challenge) . You can choose to do any or all of them. Each challenge varies in degree of difficulty so choose the one(s) that suit(s) you best!

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