Guided Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

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Blue Ridge Backpacking/Portered Trips

Join us for a guided Blue Ridge Mountains Appalachian backpacking or portered trip with expert guides and top-of-the-line gear! We have over 25 years owner experience in adventure travel, and are the #1 rated backpacking tour company on Trip Advisor for multipe national parks. Come discover why!

Whether it's for an overnight hike or a week-long expedition, backpacking into the Blue Ridge Mountains is one experience you'll never forget! We employ expert hiking guides and provide top-of-the-line gear, exceptional meals, local transportation, and an absolute commitment to fun, safety and comfort.

You can peruse our list of Blue Ridge Mountains backpacking adventures below. Give us a call at 800-715-HIKE (4453) to learn more or book your spot today!

Wildland Trekking is a permitee of the USFS, Pisgah and Nantahala National Forests

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Blue Ridge Mountains Classic
Best Appalachian Backpacking Award
Shining Rock Wilderness
Waterfalls • Classic Views • Outside the Park
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 3
Duration: 4 days
Per Person: $945
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Portered Hiking Trip
Portered Shining Rock
Classic Views • Wildlife • Portered
Style: Portered Hiking
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 3 days
Per Person: $915
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Deep Creek Family Trip
Spring Break Family Trip
Family-friendly • Views & Summits • Wildlife
Style: Inn-based/Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 4 days
Per Person: $1540
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More Blue Ridge Mountains trip styles
Inn-based Blue Ridge Mountains Hiking Tours
Inn-based Tours

Hike and explore the stunning Appalachian hiking wonderland surrounding Asheville, North Carolina, and do it in style! Enjoy phenomenal day hikes by day and charming inns, cabins and/or hotels at night. Experience the waterfalls, deep forests, sweep views, amazing history and biodiversity of Appalachia on one of our inn-based tours, which include local transportation, lodging, meals, fees and a professional Appalachian Mountains hiking guide.

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