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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

Help Introduce the Outdoors and Conservation to Young Children
Status: Open
Date: Ongoing
Activity: Meetings
A Maine Guides Travels & Tales in Wilderness Canoeing Poling
Status: Open
Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Activity: Meetings
AT Night hike Bulls Bridge to Ten Mile River (C3B)
Status: Open
Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Activity: Hiking
Outdoors Rx Boston: Foliage Fridays at the Boston Nature Center
Status: Open
Date: Friday, October 27, 2017, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Activity: Education
Families adventure hike along the Bay Circuit Trail at Nashoba Brook, Acton
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Activity: Hiking
Outdoors Rx Boston: Halloween Hike at Dorchester Park
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Activity: Education

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