Destination Backcountry Adventures

Destination Backcountry Adventures is a Brooklyn-based wilderness adventure outfitter dedicated to sharing the wild and beautiful places we know and love so well with our fellow NYers. From absolute beginners climbing their first peak, to friends escaping the city for a weekend of camping and berry picking, to elite athletes shaving time off their marathon PRs, we’re here to welcome you to the wonderful world of wilderness in upstate New York!

At DBA we are dedicated to offering you a wide variety of ways to reconnect with Mother Nature. Whether you’re into hiking, canoeing and camping in remote wilderness, holistic yoga and Shintaido retreats, learning survival skills, or picking wild berries, we guarantee that your adventures hiking New York state with DBA will change the way you think about the outdoors.

Summertime and the Living is Easy! 

25% OFF All Adventures! Use Code SUMMER25 

We’re getting into prime canoeing, fishing, and wild berry harvesting season. You’ll find all of your favorites adventures (The Secret Land of Trout and Berries!) along with some new destinations. And we are very excited to unveil a series of fantastic new partnerships with our good friends upstate. We’re greeting the spring in the Hudson Valley with Hike with Mike and we’ll be unveiling a new set of canoeing and bushwhacking adventures with Upstate Adventures Guides.