Upcoming Family Activities

Green Falls Pond Family Hike, Voluntown, (C4C)
Sat, 9 AM – 2 PM
Green Falls Pond Swimming Area, Voluntown, CT, CT
Bring the kids and go for a 1.7 mile hike around Green Falls Pond! It is a great loop with several rocky spots to give a little challenge. There's many scenic spots overlooking the pond. If there…
Rose River 4 mile Loop Hike in Shenandoah National Park VA
Sun, 8 AM – 12 PM
Fishers Gap Overlook Shendandoah National Park VA, VA
This 4 mile circuit hike descends from Fisher Gap Overlook to a 67' waterfall with additional cascades beyond along the trail. This hike has 910' of elevation gain. **This hike is being…
Corn Hill Historical Walk
Sun, 1 PM – 3 PM
Truro, MA (meeting location will be sent to registrants), MA
Corn Hill Historical Walk: two-three miles, mostly on sandy paths and roads, with a few hills. A few friendly, well-behaved dogs may be allowed with PRIOR approval of leader. Frequent stops to…
Sun, 5 PM – 7 PM
Grab a beverage or some dinner and please join us for our Chapter's very first Virtual Annual Meeting! Although we can't get together for dinner this year due to Covid, we can still gather…
How to Plan a Family Bike Trip
Thu, 7 PM – 12 AM
Cycling vacations are a terrific way to spend time with your family. Anyone who knows how to ride a bike can design, plan, and embark on a bike tour. Join us for this informative and inspirational…
Introduction to winter backpacking.
Fri, Dec 18 – Sun, Dec 20
Little Bennett Campground Clarksburg MD, MD
This two night program is intended for those with previous hiking and camping experience who want to start making the transition to winter backpacking. We will be focusing more on teaching skills…
Canoe&Kayak, Quiet Water, Mullica River, Family Canoe Trip
Fri, Jun 4 – Sun, Jun 6
Come Paddle the Beautiful Mullica River. This is a 2 day paddle through Wharton State Forest. We will camp out along the way. Lots of swim breaks along the way. Beginners are welcome and boat rentals…
AMC Family Adventures in Wild Alaska (#2128)
Sun, Jul 11 – Thu, Jul 22
Alaska, AK
Alaska is often referred to as America's Last Frontier. With over 640,000 square miles of land and 34,000 miles of tidal shoreline, the largest state in the U.S. contains ancient forests, rugged,…

Featured Family Programs

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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