Reviews and Testimonials
Here is what our clients say about our programs:
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The guide was a great leader and teacher. I highly recommend this trip. – Rita S.
We have an excellent safety record at Outdoor Adventure Connection.
This was a great introduction to backpacking. A just right experience for beginners enhanced by beautiful weather. – Ellen G.
It was a great time and I'll just echo what has already been said. Thank you Andy and everyone else for your advice and laughter. – Robb C.
It was great! Thanks to Andy for all the knowledge and wisdom you imparted to us!! Your preparation was top notch! – Vicki G.
Was a wonderful trip! Lucy and Yvonne did a great job. I feel everyone learned something even though there was such a vast range of experience levels. – Jennifer P.
Thank you for the incredible amount of knowledge shared - the hands on experience made me ready for the next step - let's do an intermediate hike! – Tara S.
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.
The guide was great! She was so patient and caring. I believe she went above and beyond. – Carrie N.
I loved the trip and enjoyed it thoroughly! I was anxious before the trip because I wasn't sure if I brought the right items but Andy made me feel confident in my pack right by reviewing its contents and telling my why I needed/didn't need certain items. – Ashley V.
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.
As usual, this trip exceeded my expectations. – Noelle A.
This was my first backpacking experience and I feel like I learned so much. All of the workshops were informative. – Robin T.
Guides are very knowledgeable, fun, and made everyone feel welcome. I liked the workshops and trying the different backpacking stoves and meals. – Carrie N.
Even though it was cold and windy, it was a good trip and I'm glad I went. The workshops were interesting and educational. – Robin Y.
It was a great trip! Our section of trail in the Roan highlands provided great diversity and a nice sample of what life is like on the Appalachian trail. – Charley S.
This trip was amazing! It was well organized. Great group of people, beautiful hiking that was challenging but so much fun and very rewarding. I loved the workshops and the whole experience. Would go again! – Andrea W.
OUTSTANDING trip and experience! I didn't know a thing about backpacking before this trip and by the time we got back to our cars on the last day, I no longer felt like a novice! I feel very comfortable going backpacking again without my wonderful guides now and actually am planning on going on a solo trip soon. – Ashley O.
This was one of the best backpacking experiences I have ever had! – Narayan R.
Thank you for leading and educating me on an adventure I will never forget. Most importantly thank you for your smiles, laughter and fun. Andy, mission accomplished. – Bob H.
We would never have done our first AT trip if not for Outdoor Adventure Connection. The whole trip was awesome. I love that you even arranged perfect weather for us. I learned so much and feel much more comfortable now about hiking overnight. – Teri H.
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Loved it all!! – Mary U.