Jennifer Wehunt, Author at Appalachian Mountain Club

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 (OK, we’re really just using it as an excuse),…

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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: On the Mahoosuc Trail’s 100th birthday, a hiker experiences its killer rep. Barbara Hull Richardson: Meet a 95-year-old ex-AMC croo member and stereotype smasher. Narrowing the Gender Gap: See how female guides are…

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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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COVER PHOTO: KELLY CLARK/@THEKELLYCLARK AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018 TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURES We’re from Here: How the Northeast Shaped 16 Winter Olympians Second Runs: Backcountry Skiing in Lost Ski Areas 23rd Annual AMC Photo Contest: See the top finishers in every category Browse all FEATURES VIEW FROM AMC National Trails System, Wild and Scenic…

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COVER PHOTO: MARC CHALUFOUR AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2017 TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURES Always in Season: Find year-round peaks at Medawisla, AMC’s new Maine lodge By All Means: Meet adaptive athletes reaching new heights in New Hampshire Browse all features VIEW FROM AMC A Move with a Mission: AMC headquarters relocates to Charlestown Browse all…

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COVER PHOTO: TRISTAN VON DUNTZ AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2017 TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURES Easy Riders: Bikepacking Gets You on the Trail with a Load Off Your Back Bringing New Life to Old Growth: A Suburban Forest Revisits the Wilderness vs. Management Debate Browse all features VIEW FROM AMC AMC’s ‘White Mountain Guide’ Marks 110…

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Details for the 2018 AMC Photo Contest will be available on this page once they’re ready. In the meantime, you can view all of the 2017 entries: PRIZES One grand-prize winner, selected by a panel of professional photographers, will receive a free stay at an AMC full-service lodge. The first-place winner in each category, chosen by…

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One of my favorite family traditions is our annual orienteering dash. Each year, we head to a nearby forest with a unique amenity: a permanent orienteering course. Because we hold our dash on Thanksgiving, when lots of family is around, grandmothers are paired with sons-in-law, cousins with uncles, and moms with nieces and nephews. Then…

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COVER PHOTO: NINA HATCH AMC OUTDOORS MAGAZINE JULY/AUGUST 2017 TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURES My Appalachian Rail Thru-Ride: A Hiker Parallels the Appalachian Trail by Train, Auto & Foot Lead Generation: At a New Leadership Training, Millennials Take Up the AMC Torch Browse all features VIEW FROM AMC New Milestones in Maine Browse all View from…

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