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64482

Gentle Hiking in the White Mountains

Intro Date: Fri June 21, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

Enjoy gently paced hikes in Franconia and/or Crawford Notches, under six miles each day, less than 1500' elev. gain. Always a good group……providing a good time. Enjoy gently paced hikes in Franconia and/or Crawford Notches, under six miles each day, less than 1500' elev. gain. Always a good group……providing a good time.

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: http://pembrook.blogspot.com
Leader: Kathy Didier kathydidiertravels@yahoo.com 603-726-3553, Marilyn Pomerantz marilyn@firstmark.com 603-726-3144
Registrar: Kathy Didier kathydidiertravels@yahoo.com 603-726-3553
64483

Gentle Hiking in the White Mountains

Intro Date: Fri June 21, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

Enjoy gently paced hikes in Franconia and/or Crawford Notches, under six miles each day, less than 1500' elev. gain. Always a good group……providing a good time. $150 covers lodging at Pembrook Lodge, Woodstock, NH, two breakfasts and one dinner.

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: http://pembrook.blogspot.com
Leader: Kathy Didier kathydidiertravels@yahoo.com 603-726-3553, Marilyn Pomerantz marilyn@firstmark.com 603-726-3144
Registrar: Kathy Didier kathydidiertravels@yahoo.com 603-726-3553
69386

Northern Berkshires AT day hikes and car camping

Young Members Date: Fri June 21, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

Day hike on the AT in the Northern Berkshires (B3B)
Friday June 21st through Sunday June 23rd
Can't find any other hikers who like to take it slow and enjoy the scenery? Come join us for two easy to moderately paced day hikes on the Appalachian Trail in the northern Berkshires near North Adams with 2 nights of camping in an area campground. Hike 6 to 8 miles of the AT each day, elevation gain of 1500 feet in 3 miles. Please contact Carla Palmer at cjpalmer@juno.com if interested.

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: Massachusetts, Berkshires
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Carla Palmer cjpalmer@juno.com, John Stadalnick (E-mail John Stadalnick)
66196

Mts Madison and Adams

Forty Plus Date: Sat June 22, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

Valley Way to Madison Hut on 6/22 summiting Mt Madison. On Sun, 6/23, we summit Mt Adams and return via the Airline Trail. Dinner, breakfast, and Madison Hut stay cost of $125 payable before 5/22.

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Wait Listed
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Don Provencher xdap@aol.com
Co-Leader: Nelson Caraballo
67563

Hike the Devil's Path (AA3A)

Hiking/Backpacking Date: Sat June 22, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

The Devil's Path in New York is an amazing way to experience the Catskill Mountains. Considered one of the toughest hikes in the entire range (and also one of the most beautiful), we will be traversing six of the Catskill High Peaks over two days, covering over 25 miles and gaining 9,000' in elevation. Along the way we'll hike up Indian Head (3,573'), Twin (3,640'), Sugarloaf (3,800'), Plateau (3,840'), Hunter (4,040') and West Kill (3,880'). We will hike 13 miles the first day, camping roughly halfway at the Devil's Tombstone State Campground, and continue Sunday for the remaining 12 miles. Our pace will be moderate (1.5 - 2 mph). Gear List: Please be sure to bring all necessary gear for a backpack. Participants are encouraged to buddy up on tents, however, everyone should come with food that they are willing to carry and eat. In addition there is some group gear (first aid materials) that we will share in carrying.

Activity Category: Backpacking
Region: New York, Catskills
State: NY
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: http://hbbostonamc.org/regi/427
Leader: June Mackenzie (E-mail June Mackenzie) 781-932-1071 (Before 8pm)
Co-Leader: Alexander Cowen (E-mail Alexander Cowen)
Registrar: Alexander Cowen AlexanderCowen@gmail.com 914-826-4300 (Between 7-9pm)
67889

Sudbury, Assabet and Concord RiverFest/Camp

Paddling Date: Sat June 22, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

Celebrate the SUASCO Wild and Scenic Rivers' Riverfest. Paddle all of the wild and scenic portions of the Sudbury and Concord rivers. Launch on the Sudbury River in Framingham, paddle 15 miles to camp (optional) at the Old Manse in Concord, with a shore component and lunch at Great Meadows in Sudbury. Visit the Old North Bridge and visitor center. Sanitary facilities, function tent for shelter from evening rain (it is not allowed to rain during the day) and s'mores will be provided. Bring your own water craft, life jacket, camping/cooking gear and food. Cars will be shuttled to Concord near the camp site if your craft cannot handle all of your camping gear. On Sunday continue down the Concord to take out in Billerica. Meet us along the way, leave early if you cannot paddle the entire day. Paddle both days or either day.

Activity Category: Paddling - Flatwater
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: AMC Boston Paddlers Website
Leader: Bill Fadden faddenwn@aol.com 508-397-0078 (Before 9 PM)
Registrar: Bill Fadden faddenwn@aol.com 508-877-8893 (Before 9 PM)
69111

Garfield and Galehead Backpacking (B3B)

Hiking/Backpacking Date: Sat June 22, 2013 - Sun June 23, 2013

Enjoy an early summer backpack to Mts. Garfield and Galehead! We will hike the Garfield and Garfield Ridge Trails to Garfield campsite on Saturday where we can enjoy a leisurely afternoon and dinner, before heading to Mt. Garfield to see the sunset (weather permitting). After breakfast we will hike out via the Gale River Trail with a stop at Mt. Galehead. The leaders will be preparing dinner and breakfast including vegan options. Participants are responsible for their own lunches and snacks. Approximate mileage of 14 miles and 4500 ft of elevation gain. The plan may be modified based on the weather and the group's condition. Graduates of the Spring Hiking Program are welcome. Note: One of the leaders will be bringing their hiking hound along for the fun. Register at REGI link http://hbbostonamc.org/regi/497

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: http://hbbostonamc.org/regi/497
Leader: Judy Dillman (E-mail Judy Dillman), Keith Moore (E-mail Keith Moore)
Co-Leader: Elizabeth Ryan ryan.ej03@gmail.com 978-502-5955 (6pm - 10pm)
Registrar: Elizabeth Ryan ryan.ej03@gmail.com 978-502-5944 (6pm - 10pm)
67719

Boston/Charlestown Harbor Walk

Local Walks/Hikes Date: Sun June 23, 2013

Visit scenic & historic sites on brisk 12-mi. walk along waterfront from Charlestown to Dorchester Heights, 9:00am. Stop for lunch in North End. Shorter options available. Meet at Kendall T sta., Cambridge. Rain cancels. Dogs ok; non-AMC members $1.

Activity Category: Hiking, Walks
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Shelly Elzweig (E-mail Shelly Elzweig) 978-387-6364
68725

Hammond and Skug River Reservations (AVIS), Andover

Andover Date: Sun June 23, 2013

Scenic walk through the woods on trails and boardwalks. Approx. 4 mi. Meet at 1:30pm. From I-93, take Exit 41. Proceed North on Route 125 for 5 miles. At third set of lights, turn right onto Salem Street, then left onto Gray Road, and right onto Korinthian Way. Park on street in front of AVIS/Mary French Reservation. Map REF: Insert N 42.62960 W 71.10068 into website below; adjust view. Heavy rain cancels.

Activity Category: Hiking, Walks
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
External Link: http://mapper.acme.com/
Leader: Helen Palmer hpalmer.fournature@verizon.net
68768

Beginner Ride: Concord, MA

Bicycling Date: Sun June 23, 2013

Come learn and practice riding in a group - 15 miles on scenic roads through Concord and Carlisle. Meet at 9AM in Concord center (Momument Square) leaving at 9:15 am. Helmet and bike in good working condition req. Rain cancels. Optional: Coffee/Lunch/Ice Cream afterwards.

Activity Category: Bicycling - Road
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Gail Ferreira (E-mail Gail Ferreira) 978-314-1106, Jack Donohue jmdonohue@alum.mit.edu, Susan Grieb (E-mail Susan Grieb) 781-324-3926
Co-Leader: Mike McIlrath mbm@alum.mit.edu
69076

Rumney NH Bike Tour

Bicycling Date: Sun June 23, 2013

An easy 67 mile ride/tour on quiet country roads leaving Rumney NH at 10:00 The route begins with a six mile long hill and then is either down hill or relatively flat the rest of the way. There is also an option to stop at 50 miles in Plymouth and have your driver pick you up on the way home. If you are interested, you will need a working bike, spare tire, bike helmet, bright clothes, wind breaker and sun block. You will also need cash for frequent ice cream stops and lunch. Rider's cycling speeds on the flats will vary between 12 and 18 mph and a lot slower going up the hill. Please register by emailing stephen.linder@gmail.com Ride map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1468216

Activity Category: Bicycling - Touring
Region: New Hampshire, North Country
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: Ride Map
Leader: Stephen Linder stephen.linder@gmail.com
Co-Leader: Emily McPhillips
69649

Blue Hills Reservation, Quincy

Local Walks/Hikes Date: Sun June 23, 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
69787

Bird Walk - Lincoln

Young Members Date: Sun June 23, 2013

Join AMC leader and Weston Conservation Agent, Michele Grzenda on a tri-town birding adventure along the watershed divide. A special place exists where Lincoln, Wayland, and Weston come together. Hundreds of acres of protected open space and dozens of bird species exist within the tributaries of the Sudbury River. We'll visit a new 800-foot long boardwalk through a magnificent red maple swamp. for more information: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ESfOjByDtrew9vtgH74xN6BtXAQXK_vxNUG1...

Activity Category: Hiking
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: No
Leader: Michele Grzenda 781-697-1410