Skiing

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.

XC Ski Out the Door at Craftsbury VT (Intermediate)

Friday, February 26, 2021 2:00 PM to Sunday, February 28, 2021 2:00 PM

Up to 100 + Kms of groomed XC ski trails. Optional snowshoeing, ice-skating, and apres-ski sauna, all in good company of intermediate skiers. Approximately $235.00 (depending on group size, there is usually a refund) includes three days of trail passes, two nights lodging, towels, sheets, blankets, and six sumptuous, healthy meals (Friday/Saturday dinner, Saturday/Sunday breakfast and lunch, and a potluck social hour on Saturday. Two per room with shared bath. Register before Jan 26, 2021 with L. Trip fills fast!
. Boston AMC INTRO Committee sponsored activity.

Trip details

Activity: 
Ice Skating
Skiing
Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)
Snowshoeing
Trip state: 
VT
Trip country: 
United States
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Carla Schwartz carla.list@gmail.com

I have been leading XC ski and cycle trips for the AMC for many years. I am an avid outdoors person, and have fun introducing the outdoors to others.

Registrar: 
carla schwartz carla.list@gmail.com

Super Tuesday Ski Social

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Join fellow skiers, riders, and AMC Boston Chapter Ski Committee members to celebrate March Madness -- a March filled with snowy adventures in New England. We will gather at the newest taproom of one of the best craft breweries, Trillium Brewing, located at 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA near the Fenway T station and plenty of buses. We'll trade stories of ski glories past and future. If you have ideas for activities our Ski Committee could undertake, please bring them, we want to hear from you. We can also help you get clued into how to join our many trips.

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Aldo Ghirin

Aldo has been a free heel skier since the mid-1970s. He enjoys cross country skiing at xc ski areas and backcountry locations, and downhill skiing with telemark gear. He also enjoys snowshoeing, cycling, canoeing, and kayaking. He has volunteered for several years with the AMC Boston Chapter Ski Committee, first as Trip Coordinator, then as the Committee Chair. He has led ski trips for several years.

President's Weekend in White Mountains, NH February 14 - 17, 2020

Friday, February 14, 2020 12:00 AM to Monday, February 17, 2020 12:00 AM

Join AMC friends for Cross Country - Back Country Skiing at moderate level, moderate pace including snowshoeing from novice to experienced. Ski Touring Center available to all levels. Downhill skiing at Waterville Valley nearby. Stay at comfortable Mountain Fare Inn, Campton, NH. $365 covers lodging, 3 breakfasts, 2 dinners, 2 happy hours. Sponsored by Boston AMC INTRO Committee

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)
Skiing - Downhill (Alpine)
Snowshoeing
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Nancy DiMeo bndimeo@gmail.com (978-649-6255; before 9:00 p.m.)
Robert DiMeo bndimeo@gmail.com (978-649-6255; before 9:00 p.m.)
Edward McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net
Coleader: 
Barbara LIghtizer blightiz@yahoo.com
Registrar: 
Nancy DiMeo bndimeo@gmail.com (978-649-6255; before 9:00 p.m.)

20s-30s NH Chocolate Festival! (XC Ski/Snowshoeing)

Sunday, February 23, 2020 12:00 AM

Known by many as the 'Sweetest Day on the Trails", this may be the only day of the year when chocolate indulgence is totally guilt-free!
XC ski, or snowshoe from inn-to-inn along the trails of our 45 KM network to enjoy the spectacular scenery, and great chocolate treats at stops throughout the network, most located along the trails. All levels welcome we will be breaking up into 2-3 groups.

Option to combine w leaders XC ski trip at Jackson on Saturday: https://regi.amcboston.org/event/2761

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Wait Listed
Leader: 
Zoe Rath

Zoe is an active 3-season co-leader and 3 season leader with 20s+30s. Zoe also loves to XC Ski, (indoor rock climbing) and running and introducing people of all ages to the beauty and benefits of getting outside.

Coleader: 
Jenna Whitney
Ryan Braid

Ski Social at Lamplighter Brewery

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Come join our merry band of skiers and boarders as we tell tall tales of epic face plants, awesome views, and sweet powder from this and previous seasons, and plan for more and better for the remaining season ahead. Some of our trip leaders will be there to tell you about their trips, and members of the Boston Chapter Ski Committee will be on hand to give you an idea about what we do and the great skiing to be had in New England. We will have some snacks, and you can buy beer and non-alcoholic beverages in the taproom.

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Aldo Ghirin

Aldo has been a free heel skier since the mid-1970s. He enjoys cross country skiing at xc ski areas and backcountry locations, and downhill skiing with telemark gear. He also enjoys snowshoeing, cycling, canoeing, and kayaking. He has volunteered for several years with the AMC Boston Chapter Ski Committee, first as Trip Coordinator, then as (a past) Committee Chair. He has led ski trips for several years.

Coleader: 
Debbie Dobbins

I am an avid downhill skier and look forward to meeting fellow skiers to share the slopes with.

Presidents Weekend Family Winter Fun, Burke, Vermont

Saturday, February 15, 2020 12:00 AM to Tuesday, February 18, 2020 12:00 AM

Winter fun in the heart of the snow belt in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont! Cross country and downhill skiing nearby at Burke and Jay Peak. Other xc options a short drive away. Also Ice skating, sledding, snow men, etc. Stay at large ski house. Group meals, great company. $180pp for the 3 day weekend, includes 2 dinners, 3 breakfasts and snacks. Please register online at: https://tinyurl.com/PresidentsWknd2020 Questions please contact Naomi Ribner, tonaomirose@gmail.com.

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Trip state: 
VT
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Naomi Ribner tonaomirose@gmail.com (781-444-6693)

Backcountry weekend at Chittenden Brook Hut and Brandon Gap

Friday, March 6, 2020 3:00 PM to Sunday, March 8, 2020 4:00 PM

Check out one of Vermont's newer gems: the Brandon Gap backcountry ski zones and Chittenden Brook Hut. Friday and Saturday nights we'll be staying at the Vermont Huts Association's Chittenden Brook Hut. The hut is fully winterized (temp set at a constant 60) and has a full kitchen with gas cook stove. Water must be brought from creek and boiled. Bathroom is a long drop outhouse just up the hill. There are two sleeping beds/couches by the heater in the main room and a separate bunk room with multiple sets of bunks.

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Trip state: 
VT
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Gregory Maslowe

Greg has been instructing telemark and co-leading backcountry trips with the Boston ski committee for the last 3 years. He's a fan not only of sliding on snow, but occasionally rolling in it head first down hills.

Coleader: 
Cheryl Hacker

Jay Peak Front and Backcountry

Friday, February 28, 2020 12:00 AM to Sunday, March 1, 2020 12:00 AM

A weekend of skiing around Jay Peak Vermont. Ski Jay resort on Saturday and backcountry on Sunday (optional). Stay at house nearby and eat meals prepared by group. $200 per person for lodging and meals (lift pass extra). The house has several king & queen beds, so bring your spouse or partner for additional $100 (50% off!).

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Skiing - Downhill (Alpine)
Skiing - Telemark
Trip state: 
VT
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Wait Listed
Leader: 
Jeff Barrell

Jeff has led many resort and backcountry ski trips for AMC. He also a volunteer instructor for telemark clinics.

Coleader: 
Greg Maslowe

Downhill and Cross-country Skiing at Sugarloaf Maine

Friday, March 6, 2020 12:00 AM to Monday, March 9, 2020 12:00 AM

Join us for a fun-filled ski weekend in Carabassett Valley Maine at Sugarloaf Mt. Participants can downhill ski at the resort, or cross-country ski at either the groomed trails of Sugarloaf Cross Country Center, or on the trails of the Maine Huts & Trail system. We'll be in a condo right at the base of the Mountain where you can choose from groomed trails, or ungroomed back-country options. Try downhill one day, and cross-country another! Experience in skiing is highly recommended. Cross-country skiers will be going at a moderate pace on Advanced-Beginner to Difficult trails.

Trip details

Activity: 
Skiing
Trip state: 
ME
Trip country: 
United States
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Marcella MacKenzie

Marcella has been skiing since she was 5 years old, and enjoys being in the mountains. She likes both cross-country and downhill skiing, and loves to meander through glades, especially. She is a 3 season hiking leader with AMC, and has led a number of front-country ski trips with the ski committee.

Coleader: 
June MacKenzie

June and Marcella have co-led hiking trips, but are not related to one another.

Family President's Day Calumet Winter Weekend, West Ossipee, NH

Friday, February 14, 2020 12:00 AM to Sunday, February 16, 2020 12:00 AM

Join AMC Family Outings for a fun relaxed Winter Weekend roughly 2 ½ hours north of Boston at Calumet lodge & cabins. On the edge of Lake Ossipee, Calumet offers hiking, snowshoeing, tubing, ice skating, x-c skiing at our doorstep, and optional DH skiing nearby. Adults relax while kids build snowmen and snow angels and play outdoor basketball and broom ball at the covered pavilion. This weekend includes accommodations, all meals, activities, & down time for kids & adults. Saturday evening, there is a campfire w/singing & stories on the beach.

Trip details

Activity: 
Hiking
Ice Skating
Skiing
Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)
Skiing - Downhill (Alpine)
Sledding
Snowshoeing
Walks
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Wait Listed
Leader: 
Kremena Dimitrova ekaterina_atanasova_bg@yahoo.com (857-928-0533; evening after 6pm)
Helene Guezennec lnguezenn@hotmail.com (857-352-1688)
Daniel Parvanov parvanov@yahoo.com
Ekaterina Atanasova ekaterina_atanasova_bg@yahoo.com (774-232-6846)

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