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Hut Service at Appalachian Mountain Club


For 125 years, the Appalachian Mountain Club hut system has offered hikers young and old a bunk for the night in spectacular locations, with all the necessities. more
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AMC National Trails Day Saturday June 6


Join the Appalachian Mountain Club on Saturday, June 6, for National Trails Day celebrations across our region. more
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Families on a hike through the snowy woods of New Hampshire


Exploring a partially frozen waterfall along the Crawford Trail
We’re hiking in the snow—micro crampons on our feet on the Crawford Trail in New Hampshire, with a guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Highlands Center. In case you are wondering, the needles on the spruce are spikey--thus “spikey spruce” and the needles on the balsam are soft (“friendly fir”!). more
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A special place for adventurous families from the AMC in New Hampshire


The gingerbread collection inside the AMC Highland Center
Welcome to the Appalachian Mountain Club Highland Center, a short drive from Mount Washington, New England’s tallest peak. Some of the families we meet the weekend before Christmas have made a visit here an annual tradition, like the Canes, who have come nearly every year since their nine year-old was a baby. more
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