Welcome to the New Hampshire Chapter


Come Meet Us, Learn, and Have Fun: try one of our trips click here for a list - membership is not required

The 2017 NH AMC Fall Gathering Committee is looking for HELP with Publicity and Advertising click here for info

51st Annual Presidential Range Hike --- July 15 - 23, 2017 Reg early! click here for more info

AMC NH Chapter Winter School --- Two sessions Jan 20-22, and Feb. 24-26 2017
This workshop offers instruction in winter mountain travel to backcountry skiers and snowshoers of all levels, covering just about every aspect of winter backcountry travel including a special leadership track.. The weekend is filled with instruction, field exercises, lectures and discussions. And there will be plenty of great food to fuel you back up!

Choose from one of the following classes:

• Winter Mountain Travel: beginner and intermediate classes. Instruction in safety equipment, route finding, map and compass, off-trail navigation, weather, trip planning, nutrition and emergencies in the mountain environment.

• Backcountry Skiing: beginner, intermediate and Down Mountain Back country classes. Taught by AMC Cardigan Mt. Ski school instructors.

• Advanced winter wilderness travel, high peaks and crampons.

• Winter backpacking: beginner in January ,intermediate class in Febuary. Instruction in backpacking equipment, campsite selection, route finding, map and compass, weather, trip planning, cooking and emergencies. For those who want to take their skills beyond day hiking. Plan to spend Friday and Saturday night outdoors and provide for your own backpacking equipment.

• Leadership and Mountain Skills: For those who have good winter hiking and/ or skiing skills, and wish to enhance them to run trips of their own. Exercises in planning, organizing and conducting trips with emphasis on leadership techniques and group dynamics. Plus the basics of accident scene management, medical considerations and off-trail navigation. This course is also for those with potential and desire to become Trip Leaders for AMC’s NH Chapter.

Not sure which class is right for you?
Just ask Workshop Director Rick Silverberg at (603) 225-5921.
You must be 18 years or older to attend.
Cost is $160 for AMC members and $180 for non-members, and includes lodging, excellent meals, materials and instruction.
Workshop begins at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and ends at 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

To register click here
For more details, cost and contact information click here

2016-2017 Officers and Committee Chairs
• The NH Chapter Members elected the following slate of officers and committee chairs click here

Come Meet Us, Learn, and Have Fun:
• Come try one of our trips

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.

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