Hiking in Vermont is one of the best ways to get out and experience the beauty of Vermont, but if you’re not an experienced hiker, it can also be a daunting challenge. Guided hiking trips are a great way to get over that initial hurdle. Instead of hours of research and planning and searching, you can simply work with an experienced guide who will take you on a hike that suits your interests and experience level.
To help you find the perfect guided hiking trip in southern Vermont, we’ve put together a list of some of the best local hiking outfits offering guided treks. Read on and get out there!
Vermont Adventure Tours
If you’re looking for a flexible, full-service nature guide outfit for your hike, look no further than the fine folks at Vermont Adventure Tours. Along with their rock climbing and ice climbing tours, Vermont Adventure Tours can also help you plan a world-class Vermont hike and guide you along the trail. Vermont Adventure Tours’ guides focus on southern Vermont, and their knowledge and experience is second to none.
Appalachian Trail Adventures
Have you ever dreamed of hiking the Appalachian Trail? Well, now you can get a small taste of the journey through Appalachian Trail Adventures. This guided hiking service takes visitors along sections of the Appalachian Trail as well as its sister, Vermont's Long Trail. The hikes are pre-planned to include scenic vistas and suitable terrain, and the hiking packages also include a dinner and even a dip in their hot tub. They can also arrange kayaking and caving tours for the more adventurous nature explorers.
Walk Along Vermont
Sometimes you just want to take a simple walk in the woods, and for those times there’s Walk Along Vermont. This guided hiking trip service in Manchester, Vermont offers half-day and full-day hikes through the woods of southern Vermont. Scenic views, remote forests, and unforgettable memories are just part of the package. The trips are flexible and suited to your ability, making them great for seniors, families, pet owners and more. You can even go on a winter snowshoe tour during the colder months.
Guided Treks at Mount Snow
Mount Snow offers more than just world-class skiing and snowboarding. Throughout the year you can also go on guided hiking and snowshoeing treks around the mountain’s trails. These hikes last from one to several hours and vary in difficulty depending on your ability and goals. You can also get special hike and massage packages to unwind after a long day on the mountain.
A guided hike is a great way to experience the natural side of Vermont for yourself and enjoy all the beauty of this amazing state. Plus, you can easily combine your hiking trips with a trek back to your own comfortable southern Vermont rental home at Chimney Hill.