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, backpacking and skiing trips can be structured to achieve specific 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.
All About the Appalachian Trail
Intro to the AT
Long Distance Hiking
Section Hike - 7 Day Backpacking Trip
90-Mile stretch of AT covering all of NY
Section Hike - 5 Day Backpacking Trip
51 Mile Section of AT through Connecticut
A three-quarters of a mile section of the A.T. in Falls Village is wheelchair accessible.
This flat section passes through the small village, which used to be the site of a large ironworks.
Ultralight Backpacking: Gear review and packing suggestions when every ounce counts
Appalachian Trail Trip Planning
Bear Mountain trailside exhibits and zoo
Winter in the Mountains 101
Intro to cold weather hiking
Winter Hiking Intermediate 102
Modified version of Catskills winter ski trip
Winter Hiking Advanced 103
Modified version of Adirondack winter trip
Camping and Backpacking
Get into the backcountry safely and confidently.
New York has millions of acres of beautiful parks, with a seemingly endless supply of trails to choose from. Pick from any one of our popular trips listed, or create your own!
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.
1 Day Classes $200 per person
Overnight Camping and Backpacking Trips:
Starting at $450 per night for 1-2 people
+$150 per person / per night (24 hrs)
Transportation Options to and from Trailhead:
Prices are per group up to 6 person maximum