Reviews and Testimonials
Here is what our clients say about our programs:
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The guides are amazing! I take away from this adventure feeling empowered and self reliant. Watch out World!! – Kimberly P.
We have an excellent safety record at Outdoor Adventure Connection.
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 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 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.
I had a wonderful time this weekend. The guide did a great job leading, and teaching us the skills we need to be successful backpackers. – Terra D.
It was perfect. I liked the challenge on the trail and the size of the group is great. Perfect trip. Would like to be able to do more. – Andrea W.
The guides did everything possible to make it an enjoyable and worthwhile workshop. They took special care to ensure everyone had a good experience. – John L.
Our guides were the best! Seriously, their experience, knowledge, patience, advice was outstanding. – Name Withheld
This was an excellent trip all the way around. I am very thankful I went on this trip. I learned so much and had a great adventure doing it. – Lauren D.
I liked the different demonstrations on equipment such as the stoves, water filtration, and hygiene for females. This is a great workshop for beginners and I can't think of anything that would make it better. You have done a great job and you have awesome guides! Thank you for a great experience! – Erika O.
I thought the way the workshops were spread throughout the trip worked very well. I appreciated how candid the guides were in their presentations and in response to questions. – Eunice H.
This was my first backpacking experience and I feel like I learned so much. All of the workshops were informative. – Robin T.
It was fun, exciting, challenging, informative and the guides were the best. – Bettina H.
I enjoyed this backpacking trip very much. Andy did a great job (as usual) with drawing everyone together into a warm and friendly group. – Wes B.
It was awesome! Enjoyed everything, even the rain!! Looking forward to more backpacking trips! – Gwen T.
I think it was great to have a woman as one of the instructors, its a great inspiration to hear from an accomplished and confident woman. – Terry C.
The training was exactly what I was looking for. Yvonne and Lucy are AMAZING women, and I feel very luck to have had the chance to learn from them. – Andrea W.
Given the challenging weather conditions, the trip was a fabulous success. I participated with a friend to encourage her to learn more about backpacking and build some confidence. – Lana P.
I've loved the positive energy of the group, highly motivated by the guides. Andy, you've done a fantastic job at making us believe we walked around the world :-). This shows how well organized and planned everything was. – Marta A.
I enjoyed everything about the trip. I learned a lot and appreciated the opportunity to sample so many different freeze dried meals. – Margy R.
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I loved being able to experience what it was like to hike the AT on my own. I liked finding my pace and having a goal location to find along the way. It was a wonderful experience!! – Sara D.