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The Wildland Trekking Company provides exceptional hiking tours and backpacking trips in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Our Great Smoky Mountains hiking tours range from day hikes to all-inclusive, multi-day backpacking trips. All trips...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC
+1 800-715-4453
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 14 year old daughter and I just completed a 5 day inn based hiking trip in the smoky mountains with Wildland trekking. This is the second trip we have completed with them. We hiked into and out of the Grand Canyon a few years...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m usually a tough critic. I have high expectations of a company - especially when I’m paying several thousand dollars. We’ve done two trips with Wildland Trekking now and everything about this company is TOP NOTCH. The details, logistics, meals, and guides are absolutely incredible....More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Keely W
Reviewed January 14, 2019

The winter Creeks and Peaks trip was amazing. We had two guides for the trip who were incredible resources of information and so personable. I never felt like the dumb rookie even when walking beside two A.T. hardened vets.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ztrengems05
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

After booking a last minute trip to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, I started to get concerned about my first winter backpacking trip. I had a few calls and emails with Wildland who always responded quickly and was promptly set at ease in terms...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank realcitizenworld
Reviewed January 2, 2019

The trip I went on was fantastic - Winter Creeks and Peaks. This is perfect for those looking to have an authentic, non-commercialized backpacking trip and experience nature in its rawest forms. The hikes are physically taxing, but also tremendously rewarding. The guides - Kyle...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

This was my first hiking experience, and decided to go full in with friends for a 7 day backpacking trip through the Smoky Mountains. Dan and Francisco were excellent guides who went above and beyond to provide a rewarding experience (as well as doctor my...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bettypatch1
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Great hiking adventure with our wonderful guide Dan Reinis. Wildland Trekking provided us with top of the line hiking and camping gear. We were provided a detail list of items we needed to bring, how to prepare for our hike, and the route we would...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Our group of 6 had the most incredible hike with Dan and Wildland Trekking. The trip surpassed all of our expectations. The hike was challenging and beautiful, with the Fall leaf colors in all of their glory. Dan was everything we could have asked for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Meady W
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful 5 days exploring the Smokey and Blue Ridge Mountains. Nicole was fantastic ! She was enthusiastic and knowledgeable about lots of the area’s history. Perfect trip!!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Marolynr
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Thanks to Nicole for putting together a wonderful 5 days of hiking in the Smokeys and Blue Ridge. Great to have so much beauty in our lives.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from realcitizenworld | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, though I was really impressed with the gear they provided so if you’re flying save yourself the hassle and use their gear.