hike & backpack
Duration: 3-5 hours
Difficulty: Beginner & Intermediate
Group Size: 6-25+
Age Requirements: 7+
Cost: $55-$75 (see below)
About this trip
Hike along coastal ridge lines in search of migrating gray whales. Meander along flowing rivers and even walk behind plummetting waterfalls. Perhaps take in the breath taking views from high elevation alpine lakes and meadows. Whatever your style, we've got hikes and overnight backpacking trips that are sure to excite all of the senses! No experience? No gear? No problem! We have gear to fully outfit our guests and offer hikes to a variety of locations that meet the needs for all ability levels.
Hiking Equipment: Backpacks & Trekking Poles (upon request)
Safety Equipment & First Aid Supplies
AWL Certified Guides & Trip Leaders
Outdoor Accessories: Weather resistant jackets, gloves & clothing (as needed)
Local Transportation from designated pick up locations*
*You may supply your own transportation which will result in $10 off of your trip costs (see below).
**Additional supplies is needed & will be provided for overnight backpacking trips
Participants Cost Per Person
*Pricing in parenthesis indicates pricing without transportation.
what to pack
If you are missing any of these items, please contact AWL as we are able to provide many of these items if you do not have them.
Lunch, Snacks & Water Bottle (at least 2 Liters)
Synthetic Clothing Materials like nylon, polyester, polypropylene, spandex. Avoid cotton and contact us if you need these synthetic clothing.
Secure footwear (hiking boots, sneakers or sturdy sandals- no flip flops please)
Sunscreen, Hat & other sun protection
Change of clothes (optional)
And most importantly- A POSITIVE ATTITUDE & SENSE OF ADVENTURE!
*A more detailed packing list will be provided for overnight backpacking trips