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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...more
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78 Weathervane Drive, Killington, VT 05751
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Reviewed 9 January 2019

Had great time with this group! always something to go and see and they are more then accommodating for what you want to see and do. Enjoyed our guides sense of humor- Thank you Leslie and Michelle!! Have recommended this out fit to several friends...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ashone
Reviewed 12 September 2018

My wife and I have been hiking with John and his team for the past 10 years. We keep on coming back year after year because they make hiking fun. Each hike is geared to one's level, from novice to advanced. The groups are small...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank drbosendorfer
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We came to ATA in mid June of 2018 for a couples retreat. What a luxury to be able to be taken to hiking trails every day, based on our discussion over breakfast. John is gifted in being able to provide the level of challenge...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I organized a trip for myself and 7 other women to hike in VT. I organized the event with John at Appalachian Trail Adventures and the trip was a huge success. John was very attentive to the group and made sure each day was customized...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Our family's first time at kayaking. Contacted John and he was accomodating with suggesting a beginners kayaking route. Michelle was great as a guide and everybody from grandmom to daughter had fun.Thank you for your patience and help.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

John and Michelle were very patient with us novice kayakers! Very enjoyable, peaceful morning. "Dam" those beavers though! Ha! Thank you both!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This was our first time in Killington and we wanted to take advantage of trails and kayaking, even though we are city people and have had little exposure. John was an incredible guide, very knowledgeable and patient. We enjoyed caving for the very first time,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

I travelled from Toronto to Killington and had a wonderful time. I was looking for a good mix of activity and relaxing and I got it. I highly recommend ATA for anyone who is travelling solo and looking for an adventure that mixes the outdoors,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LisafromToronto1
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I went to Vermont to hike and get away from the day-to-day norm, and man did Appellation Trail Adventures deliver! The owner John is enthusiastic, and he and his staff extremely knowledgeable on the hiking trails and Killington area. I stayed for 5 nights -...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

I went with a few girl friends as a long weekend getaway trip and thoroughly enjoyed everything. The accommodations are nice, the meals included in the hiking trip were fabulous, we enjoyed both the Foundry and McGrath's for dinner and loved every meal. And the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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athikerinvt, Owner at Appalachian Trail Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Your very much welcome, we are all glad that you enjoyed ATA's adventures!

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7 May 2018|
Response from athikerinvt | Property representative |
hello lisa, this is john the owner how can i help you? you can checkout our website for contact info or you can 888 855 8655. hope that helps:-)
19 June 2015|
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