Families

Enjoy family-friendly local hikes, camp programs, lodges and huts.

Featured Destinations

Cardigan Lodge

Explore nature trails, waterfalls and great "first mountain" hikes.

Highland Center Lodge

A "Big Mountain" Playscape, Kids Power Hours and private family rooms.

Lonesome Lake Hut

Easy 1.6 miles to a glacial lake; an ideal first backcountry experience.

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Our full line up - from convenient and comfortable frontcountry lodges to backcountry tentsites

Local Amc Chapters

Each AMC Chapter offers a wide variety of outdoor activities, and the opportunity to be part of a community of other outdoor enthusiasts.


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We offer families everything from close to home outings to guided backcountry treks.  Explore with us!




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Upcoming Local Activities

Family Fun At Bretton Woods
Status: Wait Listed
Date: Friday, January 20, 2017 4:30PM - Sunday, January 22, 2017 12:00PM
Activity: Skiing,Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic),Skiing - Downhill (Alpine),Sledding,Snowshoeing,Social Events,Walks
Hike Beautiful Billerica - Jones Forest
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017, 9:45AM - 12:00PM
Activity: Walks
Outdoors Rx Chelsea: Winter Fun for the Whole Family at the Library
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Activity: Education
Outdoors Rx Framingham: Winter Fun for the Whole Family at the Library
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017, 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Activity: Education
Winter Family Stomp (1C1-2)
Status: Open
Date: Sunday, January 22, 2017, 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Activity: Hiking,Walks
Family Walk, LIght Supper, and Trip Planning Meeting, Lexington, MA
Status: Open
Date: Sunday, January 22, 2017, 2:30PM - 6:00PM
Activity: Hiking,Social Events,Walks,Meetings

Featured Family Programs