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Appalachian Trail Adventures

200 Summit Road, Killington, VT 05751
+1 888-855-8655
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Russian Bachelorette Party

I just spent three and a half days having a "wild" weekend with a close friend; hiking between 5... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
la_contessa223
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New York City, New York
Wonderful 4 days!

What a great great adventure my sister-in-law and I had--hiking, kayaking, fabulous food, very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
stellarena
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hartford
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Appalachian Trail Adventures is a hiking spa that provides daily guided hikes, caving and kayaking throughout the Green Mountains of Vermont for adventurist of all abilities on the Appalachian Trail. ATA's all inclusive Hiking Vacation consists of an air conditioned room with three daily meals, snacks, guided novice, intermediate or advanced hike and afternoon kayaking, caving or an excursion. ATA also provides daily customized group or private guided hikes, kayaking and caving throughout the Green Mountains of Vermont for hikers of all abilities. With over 20 years of experience, we have chosen trails with the best scenic mountain vistas, waterfalls, historical features and lakes. In the fall, we offer some of the most spectacular foliage hiking in New England.
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200 Summit Road, Killington, VT 05751
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just spent three and a half days having a "wild" weekend with a close friend; hiking between 5 and 11 miles a day might not be some people's version of a bachelorette weekend, but we had an awesome experience out in nature with amazing...More

1  Thank la_contessa223
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great great adventure my sister-in-law and I had--hiking, kayaking, fabulous food, very comfy accommodations! Hikes were tailored to weather and ability, and the guides were well informed and friendly. John is a great coordinator and has been running these fun vacations for years....More

1  Thank stellarena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hiking, the scenery, the food, and the guides (John, Michelle, Leslie) were superb. John is a good listener and an experienced assessor of capabilities. He set up each day's hike reviewing what we liked from the previous day and provided options. All the guides...More

1  Thank masterpiper42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a 4 day hiking getaway in Vermont. The only issue I had was it was my stay was too short! John (owner) and the guides were just awesome. Hikes and activities were customized every day toward the client's wishes, over breakfast. We...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

ATA provided me with a challenging, yet relaxing vacation. Each person in our group got their hiking trips tailored to their specific requests and abilities. The guides were all experienced, knowledgeable, and most importantly--fun!! Thank you, John, Leslie, and Michelle!

Thank scmrmfowler
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My cousin and I just got back from long weekend hiking along the Appalaxian Trail. ATA provided us with a wonderful experience. ATA took care of everything - lodging, meals, transportation, etc. All we had to do is show up and be ready to hike....More

Thank jmcl2017
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Had a great hiking vacation with Appalachian Trail Adventures last week. Hiked with half a dozen high-end hiking companies in the last few years - and this is one of the best. Summit lodge is a perfect place to stay at and the food is...More

Thank JayaVK
athikerinvt, Owner at Appalachian Trail Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thanks for comparison to the big guide companies, we are small but take pride in what we do. hope to see come back for the peak bagger trip!

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great time hiking and kayaking with John and Aeolus. John is the owner of A.T. Adventures. If you always wanted to hike part of the the Appalachian Trail in Vermont I highly recommend going with Appalachian Trail Adventures.More

Thank mdk84
athikerinvt, Owner at Appalachian Trail Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your adventures on the A.T.. The guides and myself just mentioned how much fun the hikers have been this season. Its silly but we get sad to see folks go. Its like saying goodbye to an old friend that...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

The trees were in full bloom of all the fall colors. The trail are wide enough for two... awesome. I found that many people are curious when embarking on this trail.

1  Thank AngelRunner
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I had a wonderful trip! John and Lesley and Michelle were incredibly - so pleasant and friendly and so flexible about accommodating anything that a guest wanted to try or do. Beautiful, beautiful hikes from easy to challenging and fantastic dinners at The Foundry just...More

Thank jeb20160
athikerinvt, Owner at Appalachian Trail Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

We will be looking forward to hiking with you again, there are some surprises for next season. The new lodge owner has been very busy doing improvements and too many changes to list.

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Laura B
20 June 2015|
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Response from athikerinvt | Property representative |
Hello Daniel, There sure is.. we hike with kids of that age regularly. It just depends how long of hike you prefer, I try to male sure the hike gives a "wow" factor to kids to get them excited about hiking. the wow factor... More
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Sarah L
2 May 2015|
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Response from athikerinvt | Property representative |
Hello Sarah, Its hard saying without meeting you etcetera. However we have a variety of trails of different difficultly so depending on things you could hike with your daughter in tow. I hope this helps. john
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