Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course will help you prepare for the unexpected. This fast paced, hands-on training is designed to meet the needs of trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals working in remote locations. It will introduce you to caring for people who become ill or injured far from definitive medical care. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients will challenge you to integrate your learning.
New Hampshire, North Country
AMC offers COVID conscious opportunities to enjoy the outdoors locally, visit many of our lodges and campgrounds, and join virtual events and activities. Participants of all in-person events should bring and wear face coverings, expect social distancing, and changes to our usual practices. To support contact tracing and hands-free signing of the AMC liability waiver, online registration is required for all in person AMC events.
Please join us for a winter hike to Mt. Garfield's 4,500 foot summit where we will enjoy a panoramic view of the surrounding Franconia Ridge and Franconia and Lincoln Brooks valleys. We'll cover 12.5 miles and 3,000 vertical feet, at a moderate pace. The trail follows a former fire tower access road with one area of steep pitch just below the summit. Please be an experienced winter hiker
Annual Ski & Games Nordic Skiing with Downhill option at Bretton Woods. Feb 26 - 28. Stay at the Highland Center at Crawford Notch, just minutes away from Bretton Woods Nordic Center. Bring board or other games to play in the evening. Intermediate level trip.$179-269, depending on number and mix of participants. Fees include 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner, 2 nights' lodging and linens, shared or private bath. Cross-listed with Intro and Ski committees.
Annual Forty Plus Winter Weekend to hike, snowshoe and ski at the AMC Joe Dodge Lodge, Pinkham Notch NH. $170.00/person includes Friday & Sat night dinner, 2 hearty breakfasts, cozy fireplaces, and relaxing happy hours. Cross Country skiing at Jackson or Great Glen touring centers, or right out the door. Challenging and intermediate hikes with experienced leaders. Full payment by December 20.
Give the Whites a break! Try something different and section hike the Cohos Trail; a relatively new, 162 mile hiking trail that runs from Bartlett, NH to the Canadian border. For this 7th section of the Cohos Trail, we'll car camp Friday night in Groveton, NH before splitting into 2 groups and starting our 3 day backpack. Areas we pass through include Nash Stream Forest, Dixville Notch (home to the magnificent Balsams Resort) and Coleman State Park.
Give the Whites a break! Try something different and section hike the Cohos Trail; a relatively new, 162 mile hiking trail that runs from Bartlett, NH to the Canadian border. We'll be hiking each of the nine sections over a series of weekends, traveling from the southern end to the northern terminus - a passport is not needed, just your sense of adventure. Join us for the whole series, or for a single section... and be one of the first to hike this rugged trail system.
Give the White Mountains a break and join us on a section of the new Cohos Trail - a 162-mile hiking trail that runs from Bartlett, NH to the Canadian border. For this section of the Cohos Trail, we'll be car camping Friday night and Saturday night at a local campground near the Nash Stream State Forest in Milan/Stark, NH. Saturday's hike will include Bald Mountain, the Victor Head Cliffs, South Percy Peak and North Percy Peak. On Sunday, we'll pick up where we left off and climb Mt.
This hike is jointly sponsored by the Hiking/Backbacking Committee and the Young Members Committee, and is open to experienced hikers of all ages. Give the Whites a break! Try something different and section hike the Cohos Trail; a relatively new, 162 mile hiking trail that runs from Bartlett, NH to the Canadian border. We'll be hiking each of the nine sections over a series of weekends, traveling from the southern end to the northern terminus - a passport is not needed, just your sense of adventure. Join us for the whole series, or for a single section...
Please join us for a day hike over the northernmost 4,000 footer and two peaks on NE 100 highest list. If conditions permit, we'll travel 12 miles and gain/lose 3,000 feet of elevation. There is a good chance that we'll encounter slippery conditions, melting snow, muddy trails and early insects, so please be prepared for just about anything the mountains may have to offer. Please be an experienced hiker in good physical condition.
This hike is friendly to friendly, well behaved canines.
Spend a fun weekend at the Lonesome Lake Hut before the snow starts to fly. Hike up to Kinsman Pond and summit N. Kinsman. Group will make a fantastic meal and we will spend a cozy night with great food and friends. Cost of $60.00 includes lodging, dinner, appetizers and breakfast. Full winter gear may be required depending on weather.