If you're looking to take your day hiking to the next level and start doing overnight trips then our Introduction to Backpacking course is a perfect fit. During this course you'll learn the basics of overnight backpacking which includes bear safety, campsite selection and set up, Leave No Trace, water filtering/purifying methods and much more!
Locations & Pricing (per person):
- Delaware Water Gap, NJ: $185.00
- Adirondack State Park, NY: $325.00
- Catskill Park, NY: $250.00
Course Length: 2 days/1 night
What's Included: AHGA certified guide, group cooking equipment, water filter/purifier, tents, bear bagging/safety equipment, dinner the first night and breakfast the next morning. All meals are "Local Fresh" and prepared by licensed food handlers.
*Discounts are available for 3 or more people, students and active military members.
Join us on these amazing exploratory hikes! During these hikes we'll be catching and viewing reptiles, amphibians, small mammals and birds. These are popular trips for kids of all ages and adults too!
- Monmouth County, NJ
- Delaware Water Gap, PA
Cost Per Person: $35.00
What's Included: AHGA certified guide, technical equipment as needed (nets, snake sticks, buckets, tanks, etc.)
Join us on these amazing guided backpacking trips to various locations in the Northeast and around the country! We're constantly adding locations to our list so keep checking back or call our office for details. Backpacking is a growing and popular activity and a great way to enjoy the wilderness! Fun for all ages and fitness levels. Join our AHGA certified gudies on amazing adventures!
- Adirondacks State Park, NY
- Catskill Mountains, NY
- Delaware Water Gap, NJ/PA
- Harriman State Park, NY
- White Mountains, NH
- Shenandoah, VA
- Berkshires, MA
- Payson, AZ
If you have a location in mind please email or call our office and we'll see if we can get it set up for you.
Cost Per Person:
1 night/2 days: $250 per person
2 nights/3 days: $275 - $400 per person (cost depends upon location)
What's Included: AHGA certified guide, tent, cooking gear, bear bagging/safety gear, water filtration/purifying equipment, dinner for each night, breakfast for each morning