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

Memorial Day Weekend Family Camping at Tully Lake, Royalston, MA
Status: Wait Listed
Date: Friday, May 26, 2017 - Sunday, May 28, 2017
Activity: Hiking,Paddling - Flatwater,Walks,Camping,Paddling - Canoeing
Memorial Day Family Camping at White Lake State Park, Tamworth, NH
Status: Open
Date: Friday, May 26, 2017 - Monday, May 29, 2017
Activity: Hiking,Camping
Family Memorial Day Mountain Laurel Weekend at AMC Noble View, Russell, MA
Status: Open
Date: Friday, May 26, 2017 4:00PM - Monday, May 29, 2017 12:00PM
Activity: Hiking
Family Memorial Day Weekend Hiking, Shapleigh Bunkhouse, Crawford Notch, NH
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, May 27, 2017 - Monday, May 29, 2017
Activity: Hiking
OUTDOORS RX BOSTON: GEOCACHING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY AT SCHOOLMASTER HILL IN FRANKLIN PARK
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, May 27, 2017, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Activity: Education
Outdoors Rx Revere: Geocaching for the Whole Family at Belle Isle Marsh
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, May 27, 2017, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Activity: Education

Featured Family Programs