Reviews and Testimonials
Here is what our clients say about our programs:
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I highly recommend Outdoor Adventure Connection to anyone considering a backpacking trip. This program teaches you all the fundamentals required to not only be safe, but also have fun and feel comfortable backpacking without a guide. Thanks so much! – Dirk W.
We have an excellent safety record at Outdoor Adventure Connection.
I enjoyed every minute of this trip. The guides were great in answering questions, and giving encouragement. I really learned a lot. – Rhonda B.
This trip far exceeded my expectations. – Nancy B.
I liked the individual instruction/attention received regarding tent set-up and backpack fitting. I felt the guides were truly devoted to sharing their joy & knowledge of backpacking to all. – Pat S.
I learned a lot and enjoyed meeting a great group of people. – Melissa T.
Amazing company and absolutely beautiful weather in the great outdoors. Yes, I even enjoyed the fresh down pour of rain on our way out! The trip after the trip was truly joyful. – Kathie V.
Guides are very knowledgeable, fun, and made everyone feel welcome. I liked the workshops and trying the different backpacking stoves and meals. – Carrie N.
You really raised the bar for future trips! The scenery was spectacular. It was good to brush up on my water-crossing skills, too. This may become one of my favorite hikes ever. – Glenn R.
I loved all the hands on activities and the experienced leaders that were there to help. It was lots of fun, and I learned so much!! Thank you!! – Whitney T.
From Leave No Trace, to the simplicity of food choices, to starting a fire, I was amazed by all of the little tricks. – Rachel M.
Amazing lovely ladies with fun hearts! Attention to all of the details! – Sally H.
Aside from spending all that time in the beautiful outdoors, I liked the workshops the best. Tama and Andy flawlessly conveyed years' worth of backpacking/camping knowledge to us in an understandable and entertaining way. – Lucy W.
Just wanted to let you know what a spectacular weekend we had. I could not have been happier signing up for this trip. For a while, I've been wanting to do more backpacking, but just now brave enough or confident enough to venture out on my own. – Nancy B.
The group size was perfect, the route choice was very interesting, and best of all Andy fostered great conversation among the group. – David W.
It was awesome! Enjoyed everything, even the rain!! Looking forward to more backpacking trips! – Gwen T.
Amazing program, amazing experience! I will definitely backpack with OAC again – Ellen S.
Thank you so very much for allowing me to be a part of this trip. The views, the climbs, the learning, and the adventure made this a great experience. – Ben K.
Everything was fabulous!! I'm not sure I could begin to pick just one thing I liked best! – Gina B.
I absolutely enjoyed the trip and the workshops. I'm hooked and wanting to learn more about back country backpacking and go on more trips. – Paula H.
Excellent guide and location! – Erin V.
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The guides made everyone feel welcome and safe. – Nicole L.