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68984

Fingerlakes Bike Tour

Young Members Date: Fri June 7, 2013 - Sun June 9, 2013

Join leader Chuck Monjak for a scenic bicycle tour of the fingerlake region of NY state. This three day event is being run by the fingerlakes bike club. AMC YM is listing this to facilitate carpool and get the word out to the boston biking community. We will be staying at the Watkins glen state park, a beautiful place to hike, bike and swim. Registration with the fingerlakes bike club is required for this event. The fee is $85 each, is addition to the $5 per night YM fee. Contact leader chuck monjak at 401-787-4947 with questions about the event.

Activity Category: Bicycling
Region: New York, Finger Lakes
State: NY
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: carpool link
Leader: Chuck Monjak chuckmonjak@yahoo.com 401-787-4947 (evenings)
Registrar: chuck monjak chuckmonjak@yahoo.com
67368

Class III+ Whitewater: Dead River

Paddling Date: Sat June 8, 2013 - Sun June 9, 2013

Paddling the Dead River on the 3500cfs release (class 3+) Saturday and the 2400cfs release (class 3+) Sunday. Camping and shuttle to the river will be arranged.(approx $50 pp)

Activity Category: Paddling - Whitewater
Region: Maine, Western
State: ME
Country: USA
Status: Full
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: American Whitewater Description
Leader: Chris Rolt chris_rolt@yahoo.com
Registrar: Chris Rolt (E-mail Chris Rolt)
67618

Lakes of the Clouds Hut Adventure

Forty Plus Date: Sat June 8, 2013 - Sun June 9, 2013

Hike up the steep Caps Ridge Trail and traverse above tree line to Lakes of the Clouds Hut. Mt Washington ascent possible. Sunday hike out over the open ridge to top out over Mt Eisenhower with hopefully more far reaching views. Strenuous hike . Fee $125.39 includes dinner, bunk, breakfast.

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Teresa Pagliuca Pagliuca.t@gmail.com 508-655-8294, Ann Hargleroad, Ellen Stanley
Co-Leader: Emily McPhillips
Registrar: Teresa Pagliuca Pagliuca.t@gmail.com
68385

Long Trail Backpack: VT 118 to VT 15 at Lamoille Bridge (A3B)

Hiking/Backpacking Date: Sat June 8, 2013 - Sun June 9, 2013

Join us as we backpack a 20 mile stretch of the northern Long Trail. We will drive up on Friday night, and then over the next two days hike some twenty miles on the northern end of the Long Trail, crossing over the summits of Butternut and Laraway Mountains, with an overnight stay overnight at Corliss Camp. We will cook and eat a group dinner Saturday night. Register at: http://hbbostonamc.org/regi/450

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: Vermont, Green Mountains
State: VT
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: http://hbbostonamc.org/regi/450
Leader: Brian Glenn (E-mail Brian Glenn)
Co-Leader: Neil Schutzman
Registrar: Brian Glenn brianjglenn@gmail.com
67694

Horn Pond Conservation Land

Local Walks/Hikes Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Slow-paced nature walk looking for late spring wildflowers. Focus on plant ID and fun natural history. 12:30pm - 3:30pm. From Rte. 95/128 exit 33A, take Rte. 3 S 3 mi., L on Pond St. 0.8 mi. to pkg. lot on L. Arrive early, parking limited. Steady rain cancels. No dogs; non-AMC members $1.

Activity Category: Instruction (Skills), Walks
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Boot Boutwell 781-729-4712
67846

Gamlin Crystal Spring, Groton

Local Walks/Hikes Date: Sun June 9, 2013

1:00pm. Explore this large and pretty area of various conservation lands, including a number of beaver ponds, meadows, and upland forest. Meet at the Crystal Spring parking area on the west side of Old Dunstable Road at 42.63118N 71.51023W. About 2 hours, maybe some bushwhacking.

Activity Category: Hiking, Walks
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Olin Lathrop olin@embedinc.com 978-742-9014
68226

Mt. Isolation (AA2B)

Hiking/Backpacking Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Let's take advantage of the long day and hike a remote NHFF peak. We'll follow the classic route via the Rocky Branch, Isolation, and Davis Path Trails. 14.5 Miles & 3,750 Ft

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: http://hbbostonamc.org/regi/457
Leader: Carl Gustenhoven cgustenhoven@gmail.com
68633

Hike the Skyline Trail, Blue Hills Reservation

Forty Plus Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Join us for a late-spring hike with beautiful views of the ocean, the hills, and the city of Boston. We'll spot cars and do about 8 miles of the trail, heading east from Route 138 (Blue Hill Avenue) in Milton to Route 37 (Willard Street) in Quincy. Register w/CL Wendy Fox.

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Leslie Greer 617-233-6423
Co-Leader: Wendy Fox, Po Tang
Registrar: Wendy Fox wendyefox@gmail.com 617-633-1392
69004

Beginner Ride in Concord

Bicycling Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Come to Concord and practice group riding skills. We will be pedaling around 15 miles or so through the lovely towns of Concord and Carlisle. Let's meet at 9AM in Concord center (Momument Square) across the street from the town hall. We will leave at 9:15 am. Let's start the ride early while there is not much traffic on the road. You should have a helmet and bike in good working condition. Rain cancels the ride. We might plan on getting together for lunch or ice cream after the ride. Leader: Lamar Winters (5089027490)

Activity Category: Bicycling
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Lamar Winters digital.inform@gmail.com
69304

Family Hike in Middlesex Fells Reservation

Family Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Join us for a hike with views of the Boston Skyline and the harbor. Fun for kids of all ages with a few easy rock scrambles. Hike meets at 1:30pm and will be about two hours. Join us after as we have pizza/potluck and a brief meeting at L house(5:00). Register and get directions from L. George Tibbo

Activity Category: Family
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: George Tibbo george_tibbo@yahoo.com 781-854-2424 (before 11:00pm)
Registrar: George Tibbo george_tibbo@yahoo.co 781-854-2424 (before 11pm)
69347

Blue Hills Reservation, Quincy

Local Walks/Hikes Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Moderate to strenuous 5-6 mile hike on Skyline and other trails w/some steep hills. Although the pace will be moderate, this hike will be a workout. Not for beginners. 10:00am-2:00pm. Bring lunch/water/sturdy footwear. Meet Shea Ice Rink, Willard St. From SE Expwy, Exit 8 (Quincy), go S (Willard St.) 0.6 mi. Or from Rte. 93/128 Exit 6 (Braintree), go N 0.7 mi. Or Bus 238 from Quincy Ctr. Heavy rain cancels.

Activity Category: Hiking, Walks
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Bill McDonald fonebill3@icloud.com 508-942-3800
69387

Walden Pond via Mount Misery

Young Members Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Come join us as we hike to Walden Pond from Mount Misery on Sunday. Walden Pond State Reservation is one of the most popular parks in Massachusetts, but many visitors do not venture far from the main beach at the park's entrance. We'll hike to the "back side" of the pond from Mount Misery past Fairhaven Bay and then spend an hour or two eating lunch, relaxing and going for a swim (weather permitting). The lunch will be a "potluck" so please bring something to share with the group (either homemade or store bought).

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Philip Baraona (E-mail Philip Baraona)
69385

Wachusetts, Winchendon, Hubardston 50 miler

Bicycling Date: Sun June 9, 2013

Moderately paced 50 miler through quiet country roads an hour west of Boston. We will stop three times to regroup in Winchendon, Templeton (ice cream) and Hubbardston. Route starts at Wachusetts Ski Area parking lot marked on the map. Those who need more of a workout or finish ahead of the leaders can do a lap up the Wachusetts auto road, an extra 900 ft climb.

Car pooling is encouraged. Leader lives in Medford and would rather not drive alone! Email stephen.linder@gmail.com by Friday to arrange rides. Also, please print a cue sheet if needed
http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1620074

Activity Category: Bicycling - Touring
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Stephen Linder (E-mail Stephen Linder) 518-569-3933