Maryland Appalachian Trail Trek & Rock Climb

Annapolis Rocks, MD
Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Hiking
10 Explorer Chicks
1 Day


Join Explorer Chick for an Exclusive, Women-Only Appalachian Trail Trek & Rock Climb Mini Adventure in Maryland!

Outdoor Climbing is a great way to reduce stress. With these picturesque views, you will easily lose yourself in the flow of the climb. Rock Climbing is known to get you into a mindset that creates a sense of euphoria and even blocks pain. Move over Ginko Biloba, Rock Climbing also improves brain function! Rock climbing is pretty much problem-solving practices! 🤓

Our Adventure will begin at a trailhead on the Good Ol’ Appalachian trail. We will start off with an Easy to Moderate 2.25-mile hike.  This trek is one of the most popular hikes in northwest Maryland and features sweeping views of Hagerstown Valley, Greenbrier Lake, a further! Terrain will begin with a short uphill trek before finishing on flat terrain. You will get to enjoy views up to 1800 feet above the Cumberland Valley.

There will be 2 guides assisting you all along the way. This is a beginner-friendly, no experience needed Mini. You will learn all the tricks of the trade! You will become familiar with all the equipment and learn to tie figure 8 knots. You’ll become proficient with climbing commands and movements as well as belaying and rappelling! All the equipment needed is provided! All you need to do is show up with that #Bold Explorer Chick drive and take yourself to new heights! 🤘🧗‍♀️

This is a FULL day event. Plan food accordingly. Bring a sack lunch and snacks to keep you fueled and ready Adventure! Great time to test out that new day pack or other gear.  No experienced required. No equipment needed.


  • All equipment provided
    • Climbing shoes
    • Climbing harness
    • Helmets
    • Necessary belay and rappelling devices and carabiners
    • If you have your own gear, please feel free to bring it to the course
  • 2.25 Guided hike along the Appalachian Trail
  • Instruction – No experience necessary!

*Packages do NOT include your airfare, airport transportation, additional alcoholic beverages, or costs for additional activities.

*Packages do not include Tips for your Guides. For optional activities 10-20%. We strongly encourage you to recognize your Guides personally for their hard work and keeping you safe.

*Explorer Chick reserves the option to modify trip itineraries at the discretion of your tour director as necessary due to weather, conditions, illness, injury, group dynamics, or other unforeseen incidents.

  • This is a FULL day event. Bring lunch and snacks to keep you fueled
  • Bring at least 3 L water
  • Check-in Time: 30 minutes prior
  • Women-Only, 21+
  • Max harness waist size 63 inches


  • Your Order Confirmation will include a link to the Explorer Chick Smart Waiver. Please take a minute to sign online.
  •  Earth Treks is required to have paper waivers on hand so please print and fill out to bring the waiver with you. There will be waivers on hand if you can’t bring one. Please arrive a few minutes early if you do not have your paperwork already filled out.


Trail Head

We will be meeting off of US 40 off the Myersville exit on Interstate 70

Specific location will be in the booking confirmation




  • This is a FULL day event. Bring lunch and snacks to keep you fueled
  • At least 3 L water
  • Wear hiking boots or sneakers
  • Brimmed hat or sunglasses
  • A pair of thin socks to customize the fit of your climbing shoes
  • Bring a backpack large enough to carry all of your personal items, climbing gear, food and water and some of the group gear such as a rope (provided by Earth Treks), etc.
  • No rings, necklaces, or bracelets. All jewelry is discouraged
  • No skirts or loose clothing
  • Shorts mid-thigh or longer or long pants are encouraged

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