Collin Chambers - Guide

Collin lives in Fairview, NC and holds the following certifications:

Collin grew up enthusiastically exploring the mountains of North Georgia. She is passionate about walking in nature for overall good health as well as inspiring people to get outside. She spent many years leading hiking and backpacking trips, maintaining trails in the Blue Ridge Mountains, and also owned and operated a small backpacking gear shop. After selling the business, she thru-hiked the 2,181-mile Appalachian Trail. Collin has lived in many communities around the world, including Peru, Thailand, India, and Nepal, where she studied, practiced, and taught several types of yoga (including laughter yoga - hahaha!), dance, and several healing modalities. She recently published a book about the many benefits of walking and hiking, WildWood Magic: A Guide to Walking as a Sacred Path.

Collin has guided the following trips:

  1. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness All Organic, MI, September 2021
  2. Southern Highlands Waterfall Day Hiking, SC/NC, June 2022
  3. Cumberland Island National Seashore, GA, Feb 2023
  4. Great Smoky Mountains NP, LeConte Lodge, NC/TN, Apr 2023
  5. Mt. Rainier NP, WA, Sep 2023
  6. Great Smoky Mountains NP, NC/TN, October 2023