Vermont Appalachian Trail Backpack
- Appalachian Trail
- Vermont's Long Trail
- Lakeside Camping
- Beautiful Views
- Gorgeous Mountain Country
- Evening Campfires
On this backpacking trip we explore the Appalachian Trail, Vermont’s amazing Long Trail and the pristine backcountry landscapes of Southern Vermont. We hike a figure 8 loop on the combined Appalachian Trail and Long Trail, summiting Green Mountain as our high point of the trip. Then we descend into lower elevation forests to hike for days past a remote mountain creeks and rivers, and camp near two secluded ponds/lakes. There will be time every day to relax at camp before a delicious guide-prepared dinner and an opportunity for campfires in the evening.
This trip is great for families and guests interested in an immersive experience in Vermont’s wilderness, with moderate hiking and time to savor the backcountry. Give us a call at 800-715-HIKE (4453) to learn more or book your trip today!
$1170 Per Person
DIFFICULTY LEVEL 3
Scale of 1-5. 1 is least difficult; 5 is most difficult
This trip follows well maintained trails with moderate distances and elevation gains/losses. There are sections of hiking that are rocky, muddy, slick and areas with tree roots.
Max Daily Elev. ↑↓:
Up to 1000 feet
PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THIS TRIP
- Hiking uphill or downhill with a 25-35 lb backpack for 4-6 hours
- Maintaining balance and footing on moderately rugged terrain
SOLITUDE LEVEL 2
1 least solitude, 5 most solitude
We rate this Vermont backpacking trip a solitude 2. You can expect as much as an hour of solitude at a time.
Travel in perfect company by booking a private trip exclusively for your group!
Our sliding scale for private trips is based on the final number of guests in your group. Rates are per person and do not include sales tax, national park fees or guide gratuity. The final rate is based on the actual number of guests on the trip and may adjust based on cancellations or additions.
Please Note: you can also enjoy a private trip at our normal scheduled rates by filling any empty tour to capacity. However, if group members drop from the tour those spots will automatically become available on our website for instant booking. By purchasing a private trip at the rates listed below, your trip will remain exclusive to your group regardless of cancellations.
PRIVATE RATES FOR THIS TRIP
- 2 People: Rate x 2.5
- 3 People: Rate x 1.75
- 4 People: Rate x 1.25
- 5+ People: Rate x 1.15
*all rates are per person
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