Join us for Fall Gathering at Sargent Center, a Nature's Classroom full service camp in Hancock, near Peterborough, in the Monadnock region of New Hampshire. Meet new people and re-connect with old friends. Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow AMC members! Go hiking, walking, bicycling, paddling, rock climbing, exploring, and more, during Fall foliage season. Participate in a gear swap and sale, attend meetings Saturday and Sunday, or relax outdoors. Children are welcome at Fall Gathering, and family oriented activities will be offered.
Bicycling - Road
In support of the national effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, AMC has closed all lodging and food service operations until July 1. Dates for all in person activities and programs posted below remain subject to change based on the latest public health guidance and government directives. Cancelled programs are not displayed. We encourage you to join AMC's online socials, educational programs, and trainings.
CAPE COD AFTER CROWDS! Kids back in school, so let's go! Camp near lovely ponds, ride Cape Cod bike trails and shoreline roads. 50 miles Sat, 30 miles Sun. $45 incl. 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner, camping. BYO beach lunches.
30/60-mile led rides over scenic and hilly country roads north of the notches in New Hampshire/Vermont, with some flats along the Connecticut River. Cost of $138-$270/ppdo includes two breakfasts, one dinner, two nights and down-to-earth ambiance at Applebrook B&B in Jefferson, NH. Room set-up is good for singles and couples to mix. Joint Boston/Connecticut chapter trip.
Join us for a leisurely ride to Lincoln and a tour of a national historic landmark. 35 miles round trip, $8 entrance fee. Register using link below.
46 mi road bike ride on quiet back roads in the Manodnock region. Stamina a must, but high speed not required for this ride of 4500' vertical rise with approx 2 mi of well packed dirt roads. Ability to maintain overall 12.5 mph in mountainous terrain and good bike handling on winding roads required. Patch kit/tube, frame pump, tool kit and rain gear required. Weather may be variable and colder than in metro Boston. Bring lunch or buy at cafe prior to ride. Social in local pub will follow ride. Register with Leader.
Bike the rail trail from Dennis to Chatham before the crowds arrive. Mostly flat 25-30 mile ride with a few modest hills. Bike and tires in good condition. Tool kit recommended. Helmet required. Rain cancels.
Beautiful island Inn/Cottage overlooking Old Harbor. Guided combined biking/hiking tours daily for $275 including three breakfasts. Dinner and lunches may be prepared in cottage kitchen, or restaurants on island. Bike in good order and helmet required. Tool kit recommended. To register, send $175 deposit to Ken Samoylenko at 256 Thoreau Street, Concord, MA 01742.