Welcome to the New Hampshire Chapter

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Allan Berggren
(meet our paddling leaders)

Welcome to the New Hampshire Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club.
Checkout the activites under our Groups. Also browse these up-to-date lists of events:
Activities | Social Events | Educational Events | Weekend Roundup

The New Hampshire Great Park Pursuit

is a challenge designed to help families enjoy the recreational opportunities offered in New Hampshire State Parks.

The NH AMC is helping Sat., August 9th at Franconia Notch State Park. Programs include HikeSafe, NE K-9 Staying Found, Leave No Trace, Astronomy observations, and a family introductory hike to Artists Bluff. Registration begins July 26th at NHStateParks. Other events are scheduled different weekends at other parks as well as self-guided quests. Here are the rules.

River Cleanups - Trash Patrols

Come have a fun time helping to clean up our Rivers.
Trash Patrol Paddles on August 2, September 6, & October 4.
Come Join our fun Scavenger Hunts - What can you add to your trash Life List?
Trail Leaving Dingbochey
Nepal Presentation:
Trail Leaving Dingbochey
Ellen Ruggles & Brian Wood - Trekking to the Everest Base Camp
Wednesday, Sept 17, 2014, 7PM
Free, no registration required, open to all
Concord Public Library, 45 Green St., Concord, NH

Fall Gathering 2014

Registration is now open. Come join AMC for its annual Fall Gathering October 17-19, 2014, hosted this year by the AMC Maine Chapter at Camp Wavus on Damariscotta Lake in Jefferson, Maine. The entire AMC membership from all 12 chapters is invited to join together for a three-day weekend to experience, enjoy, learn, and celebrate all that is AMC. In addition, a pre-Fall Gathering opportunity invites AMCers to experience two nights at the gorgeous AMC Maine wilderness lodges outside of Greenville, Maine. Extend your stay to experience more of the Maine coast, its views and seafood.
Lakes of the Clouds Hut Night
featuring "Flags on the 48" option
September 13, 2014
(Reg. Deadline: Aug 11 for discount)
Special Price: $98.50 including wine and cheese
Hut Nights are a tradition for NH Chapter members.
Annual Winter Hiking Series (Training)
Winter Hiking Training for Experienced 3-Season Hikers
November 1-2, 2014 & Weekends Through Dec. 20
Pinkham Notch & the White Mountains

This course and series of training hikes always finishes to rave reviews and great friendships. It is taught by enthusiastic and knowledgeable hikers whose main goal is to have you thoroughly enjoy the winter wonderland of the high peaks while being safe and comfortable.

You simply can't find a better group of instructors ... and they all volunteer their time for the love of the sport. Along the way you'll pick up hundreds of tips and techniques garnered from thousands of hikes in New Hampshire and around the world.

This course is one of those life-changing opportunities. It provides you the training and experience to successfully and safely hike in Winter.
Come Try Climbing or Paddling:
• Come try out outdoor climbing, meet the climbers - usually Tuesday evenings
• Come try out paddling for the first time - all equipment provided - Wednesday Night Paddles!
Meet our Leaders:
Our leaders want to introduce themselves. Some have even included a gallery of their exploits and experiences: Biking, Hiking, Mountaineering, Paddling, Skiing.
Wildlife Quiz
Have fun testing yourself with our wildlife quiz where you can test yourself on birds, trees, wildflowers, and more.
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Nov/Dec Outdoors deadline: Sep 15
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