Want to summit a 4,000 footer or try your hand at rock climbing this fall, but unsure how to go about it? Try a guided outdoor adventure with some great local companies right here in North Conway. Keep reading to find out which adventure is right for you!
Hike the 4,000 Footers
Want to start crossing off the iconic 4,000 footers (48 mountains in New Hampshire that reach at least 4,000 feet in elevation), but don’t feel comfortable tackling them on your own? Sign up for a guided trip with Northeast Mountaineering (NEM). Learn proper hiking techniques, nutrition and hydration tips, trail etiquette, and all about the natural environment you are travelling through while on your hike. Click here to book your guided outdoor adventure today!
Do you dream of conquering the iconic Cathedral Ledge rock face, visible from downtown North Conway? Let NEM show you how! Learn the basics of belaying, setting up anchors, safety, and of course, how to climb, with the Introduction to Rock Climbing course. Already have some basic climbing knowledge and experience? Try the one-to-three day guided climbs, or even the “New Hampshire Classics” guided trip so you can conquer the most iconic NH climbs. Rest up after an exciting outdoor adventure at your very own Pinkham Vacation Rentals home, some of which even have hot tubs to soak your tired muscles!
Want to extend your camping and hiking knowledge beyond just “car camping”? Try a guided backpacking adventure with Redline Guiding. Redline Guiding is ready to build your confidence, or if you already have some experience, build on your foundation of skills. With the length and destination up to the participants, Redline can build the best trip for you. Rent the “Backpacking Ready Pack” which will have all the gear (minus personal items) you will need for the trip, lace up your boots, and have fun! Click here to book your guided outdoor adventure today!
Guided Nature Tour
If learning while exploring intrigues you, try one of Redline’s guided nature tours! Pick any of the wide variety of guided outdoor adventures, you will be sure to learn plenty about the amazing environment we call home! Choose from the Alpine Garden Tour; Old Growth Forest Tour; Trees, Ferns and Flowers Tour; Lonesome Lake Bog Tour; Franconia Notch Tour; Mt. Washington Tour; or a Custom Nature/Historic Tour. Hikes can range from 3-4 hours or 6-8 hours depending on your preference. Be prepared for hikes measured in miles, with rugged terrain and elevation gains. Broaden your horizons and mind at the same time! Click here to learn more.
Need a place to stay during your visit?
Whatever your vacation plans are, Pinkham Vacation Rentals can help find a vacation rental home that perfectly fits your needs.