Hiking + Backpacking

Set in the heart of the Green Mountains and a short ride from the Adirondacks of New York and White Mountains of New Hampshire, Saint Michael's offers some the best hiking opportunities in New England.

Whether it's a casual foliage hike, a sunset summit or an intense multi-day experience, our emphasis is on fun, safety and developing a sense of environmental stewardship through Leave No Trace skills and ethics. Our multi-day programs are designed to teach participants how to stay warm, dry and well-fed so that they can enjoy their time the great outdoors. Our instructors focus on a host of technical and outdoor living skills and drawing from a vast quantity of backcountry experience, and they all have  extensive field and classroom training to include SOLO Wilderness First Aid, Wilderness First Responder or EMT.

Find out more about our hiking and backpacking programs in our Guide to Adventure.

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