Hiking & Backpacking Classes
Whether your goals are to improve physical fitness, learn new skills, or gain the knowledge and confidence to recreate in the backcountry safely and independently, all of our hiking and backpacking classes can be structured to help you or your group achieve specific goals and outcomes.
The backcountry makes for a great environment to socialize, exercise, explore personal abilities, increase independence and build confidence, all while having fun and enjoying the outdoors.
Intro to Day Hiking
Hiking to Stay Fit
Map Skills and Orienteering
The Appalachian Trail
Ultralight Backpacking - when every ounce counts
Intro Backpacking - Gear Selection & Packing Tips
Multi-Day Trip Planning
Winter & Hiking in Adverse Weather Conditions
Intro to Mountaineering
Leave No Trace Practices (LNT)
Primitive Shelter Building & How to set-up a tent
Basic First Aid
Private Classes & Lessons are $200 for 3 Hours, and $299 for up to 5 Hours.
Overnight Camping and Backpacking Trips:
Starting at $450 per night for 1 Person
+$150 per person / per night (24 hrs)
New York has millions of acres of beautiful parks, with a seemingly endless supply of trails to choose from. Our classes can be hosted at any one of our hiking destinations listed below, or create a custom itinerary!
Day hikes and overnight trips listed above can be booked online. Call or email to book multi-night trips or to get more information on our outdoor classes.
Transportation Options to and from Trailhead:
Prices are per group up to 6 person maximum