Back to Top

Reviews and Testimonials


Here is what our clients say about our programs:

Need more? Read all 292 reviews.

I enjoyed the entire trip. he entire group had a terrific attitude about all the unexpected challenges we faced because of the weather. I think it was fantastic that the guides were able to be flexible, and had extra supplies to help us contend with the weather.Krisy C.

I honestly feel the retreat was perfect. The attention to detail was amazing! Each activity was perfectly planned. I will recommend this if available in the future to everyone I know and will attend myself as well.Sherry L.

The guides were friendly and helpful. The activities were varied and interesting. The cabins were lovely.Patty H.

I really appreciated the focus of the trail projects and how knowledgeable the trail boss is.Robin R.

Great group of people.†You are so knowledgeable and great at sharing.†Donít change anything. The trip was everything you said it would be.Deb G.

This trip was AMAZING! I can't say enough about how organized the trip was, how knowledgeable the guides were and how beautiful it was!Stephanie P.

It was fun, exciting, challenging, informative and the guides were the best.Bettina H.

This workshop was so informative, fun, and prepared my husband and I to take off on our own. We learned so much and this confirmed our desire to start backpacking. I was a little unsure and uncomfortable with it before but now I can't wait to get back out there. It was a perfect and amazing experience.Melissa T.

I really liked talking to the guides about their experiences. They made me feel very comfortable asking questions. The only thing I would have changed was for it to be warmer! ;).Andrea C.

It was a great group of people. I had a lot of fun with them.Tama C.

This was a wonderful experience that increased my confidence not only in my ability to backpack but in myself in general. There is nothing I would change.Jackie B.

I loved everything. I came home and weighed everything in my pack. Teresa A.

This was a great introduction to backpacking. A just right experience for beginners enhanced by beautiful weather.Ellen G.

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.

Excellent guide and location!Erin V.

I learned a lot and enjoyed meeting a great group of people.Melissa T.

It was an excellent trip all the way around. It gave me a lot of opportunity to get close to the nature and refresh myself.Ivin J.

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.

I enjoyed every aspect of this trip. The guides were the greatest. I hope to backpack with you again soon.Cathy F.

Andy shared his knowledge and led in a very polite and professional way throughout the trip. He went above and beyond to see all participants were safe, learning and enjoying the trip. The materials provided were extremely useful.† Am not certain anything should be changed however I would like to be able to attend again, perhaps enjoying a longer hike.Diana B.

We have an excellent safety record at Outdoor Adventure Connection. But on other trips we have been called upon to help. Read More

The trip and workshops were fantastic. I met some new friends and learned so much. Thank you so much. This is just the beginning for me!Normajean R.