COVER PHOTO: PAULA CHAMPAGNE AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE FALL 2019 TABLE OF CONTENTS (September, October, November 2019) FEATURES Trail Daze: Embed at the AT festival that consumes a Va. town Call & Response: Track Pennsylvania’s elusive wild elk Going His Own Way: Meet solo explorer & Queens native J.R. Harris Browse all FEATURES HORIZON Topical Storm:…

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COVER PHOTO: PAULA CHAMPAGNE AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE SUMMER 2019 TABLE OF CONTENTS (June, July, August 2019) FEATURES Rapid Transit: An AMC trip leader wants to run a river with you Finishing the Adirondack 46ers: A hiker reflects on pausing at number 42 Blanket-folding & other lessons: Behind the scenes at hut croo training Browse all…

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COVER PHOTO: PAULA CHAMPAGNE AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE SPRING 2019 TABLE OF CONTENTS (March, April, May 2019) FEATURES Weathering the Storms: Find out what extreme weather means for trails Appalachian Matchmaking Club: Meet couples who fell in love via AMC Around NYC in 10 Hours by Kayak: Paddle along on a circumnavigation Browse all FEATURES VIEW…

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COVER PHOTO: PAULA CHAMPAGNE AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE WINTER 2019 TABLE OF CONTENTS (December 2018, January 2019, February 2019) FEATURES How to Fat Bike (in Winter, No Less!): Go along for a first timer’s ride Where to Glade Ski in New Hampshire: Ski the trees on historic routes Rise of the Enviropreneurs: Meet a new generation…

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COVER PHOTO: CAIT BOURGAULT AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE FALL 2018 TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURES Hike Fast, Sleep Hard: Are you ready to try fastpacking? The Mountains Go to the Hill: How AMC & friends brought conservation to Congress. Big Fish, Small Pond: Dive into the turbulent world of tenkara fly fishing. Web Exclusive: Brushes ready? Get…

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The very first Maine Mountain Guide, a svelte sky-blue volume, appeared in 1961 as a spinoff of AMC’s longstanding Katahdin Guide, itself an offshoot of the original White Mountain Guide. At a scant 190 pages, the book was hardly the definitive compendium we rely on today. Nonetheless, each of the Maine Mountain Guide hikes below…

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Siestas aren’t just for kids. We all need a rest, especially after a heroic push up a high mountain. And judging by the number of naptime photos out there, we know you know what we mean! In honor of our recent story on snacks and naps, we present a slideshow of our favorite snooze shots…

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COVER PHOTO: PAULA CHAMPAGNE AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE SUMMER 2018 TABLE OF CONTENTS WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST CENTENNIAL ISSUE FEATURES The Longest Mile: In the Mahoosuc Trail’s 100th year, a hiker experiences its killer rep. Barbara Hull Richardson: Meet a 95-year-old ex-croo member and stereotype smasher. Narrowing the Gender Gap: Female pro guides are redefining what…

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COVER PHOTO: RYAN SMITH AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE SPRING 2018 TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURES Leading by Example: Meet the guides shepherding AMC’s Youth Opportunities Program into its 50th year Best of the Delaware River: 13 paddles, pedals, ambles & marvels in the heart of the Mid-Atlantic Common Ground: Following the family trailblazer’s path brings a hiker…

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“Not a lot of the same old themes,” Jim Salge said as he sat down for the final evening of judging in this year’s AMC Photo Contest. Salge and our other judges—Allison Bell, Jerry Monkman, and Paul Mozell—have more than 40 years’ experience with the AMC Photo Contest between them. They spend hours each fall sorting through hundreds of entries, so…

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