Guided Hiking Southern Oregon is amazing. The Pacific Crest Trail comes through Ashland with hundreds of hikers weekly. See majestic Table Rocks near Central Point, stunning Grizzly Peak or take a Pacific Crest Trail day-trip in a few hours.
• Guided Hike Rates start at just $79.50 per person on our group led tour ( min. two ).
Pick-up is at 800 N. Main Street, Ashland ( our offices ) or at hotels and B & B’s. We meet at 9:00 am and Return by 12:30 pm ( or leave at 1 pm and return at 4;40 pm ) with waters and a snack included.
Pacific Crest Transport-to-Trail Van or Mini-Bus Shuttles are at greatly reduced rates . Just call or text 541 944-4555 for an estimate and bookings.
Zigzagging its way from Mexico to Canada through California, Oregon and Washington the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) boasts the greatest elevation changes of any of America’s National Scenic Trails, allowing it to pass through six out of seven of North America’s ecozones including high and low desert, old-growth forest and artic-alpine country. From scorching desert valleys in Southern California to rain forests in the Pacific Northwest, the PCT offers hikers and equestrians a unique, varied experiences.
Located within driving distance of San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sacramento, Portland, Medford – Ashland and Seattle, the PCT is both easily accessible and blissfully wild at the same time. Whether you’d like to explore the PCT for weeks on end, or just a weekend, it offers the best of the West.
Over the past decade the PCT has become a favorite target of thru-hikers Seen on the movie with Reese Witherspoon, ” Wild” is the true story of Cheryl Strayed’s adventure on the PCT.
Each year, in fact, an average of 500 hikers attempt to cover the full length of the PCT (thru-riders are more rare but increasing in number). Thousands of other hikers and equestrians enjoy this national treasure each year, some traveling only a few miles in the course of a day hike.
Coast Range, Coast and Redwoods Trip is on of our Most Popular… as guests are taken along the majestic Redwood Highway through the Rogue River’s Recreational town of Grants Pass, the the Illinois Valley with a stop at Cave Junction’s Taylor’s Meats and Deli where famed jerkey’s, sausages , wines and cheeses are on sample.
Later we wind through the high-cliffed Coast Range’s Smith River route where kayakers and rafters are ripping through rapids.
And of course we make our way to the Redwood National Forest and hike amongst the Redwood Giants and at times right through the middle of one! Then for a look at the Pacific Ocean we walk the beach at Brookings and eat calm chowder and a fresh fish at a restaurant overlooking the ocean. We leave at 8:30 am and return by 7:00 pm.