Partner Organizations

Andaman Discoveries – Culturally sensitive community-based tourism projects in Thailand’s North Andaman Sea region.

ArtXchange – An international contemporary art gallery that aims to inspire cultural exploration and the exchange of ideas trough art, film and photography. Located in the historic Pioneer Square district of Seattle.

Bainbridge Ometepe Sister Island Association – a non-profit, non-partisan organization focused on people-to-people exchanges between residents of of our islands in Washington State and Nicaragua.

Bridge to Bhutan – founded with a notion to uniquely connect people, nature, and spirit while helping promote and preserve Bhutan’s precious cultural and environmental assets and empowering the locals.

Choquequirau Inca Trail – Treks into the ancient Inca ruins of Choquequirau in Peru.

Crystal Mountain Treks – a second generation family-owned Nepali company offering treks led by experienced Nepali and Western leaders in Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan.

Deals4Dreams – brings good causes, merchants and consumers together through group buying offers.

Epiphany Events – Seattle-based event production company responsible for the annual Venice is Sinking: A Masked Carnival Ball event which benefits Crooked Trails.

Friends of Maiti Nepal – Working on behalf of Nepali girls and young women who have been trafficked into sexual slavery in Indian brothels.

Horn of Africa Services – a multi-lingual, multicultural nonprofit organization offering individual and family counseling and referral services, addressing health, employment, housing and educational needs within communities from Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan, and neighboring countries who are living in the Greater Seattle area.

International Society for Ecology and Culture – Promoting locally based alternatives
to the global consumer culture.

Kathmandu Environmental Education Project – Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization. Its aims are twofold: to provide impartial and independent information to travelers, and to ensure the future ecological and cultural prosperity of Nepal through positive impact tourism and outreach project work.

Maasai Association- strongly believe that they can bring sustainable social-economic development to the Maasai region, while preserving their cultural heritage.

Majes River Lodge – Get off the beaten path and journey to the desert region of Peru with Julio. A Crooked Trails favorite.

Natural Focus – formed in 2000 by the Hill Area and Community Development Foundation in collaboration with hill tribe people for community-based, sustainable ecotourism in northern Thailand.

Rainforst Expeditions – strives to help people experience the wild rainforests of Tambopata, Peru in a sustainable manner with 3 outstanding eco-lodges. They also partner with local people eager to share their Amazonian traditions with guests.

SalaamGarage – A digital storytelling, citizen journalism organization that partners with International NGOs and local non-profits.

Seattle Works – Connects volunteers, develops emerging leaders and inspires dialogue.

The Mountain Institute – We are an international non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation and education of cultures, communities and environments in the Andean, Appalachian, Himalayan, and other mountain ranges around the world.

Traditions Mexico – Small-group, meticulously-crafted cultural tours and workshops among the ancestral potters, weavers, and rural folk artists and artisans of indigenous Oaxaca, Chiapas, and Michoacan, Mexico.

Yachaqui Wayi Responsible Travel Center – The Yachaqui Wayi Responsible Travel Center and Hostel is owned and operated by members from the Quechua mountain communities of Vicos, Humacchuco and Huaripampa in Peru.

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