Upcoming Family Activities

Girl Scouts Introduction to Camping Weekend
Fri, Jun 21 – Sun, Jun 23
The Stephen & Betsey Corman AMC Harriman Outdoor Center, New York, Hudson River Valley, NY, NY
Let's get ready to Camp! This weekend is designed to introduce Girl Scouts to the wonders of tent camping. We have lots of activities planned for the weekend, including hiking,…
Family Adventure: Wee Wanderers
Fri, Jun 21 – Sun, Jun 23
AMC Cardigan Lodge, NH
AMC offers the perfect 3-day program for you and your little ones to explore the outdoors! Designed for families with 3-5 year old kids, Wee Wanderers Family Explorations will tap into and encourage…
5 Mile Beginner 4,000 Footer Family Group Hike – Mt. Tecumseh, 4003'
Is your family ready for the challenge of a 4,000 foot mountain? Mt. Tecumseh is the shortest of the official NH 4000 footers making it one of the easier peaks to attain. The 5 mile round trip hike…
Ice Caves Summer Solstice Celebration 1E5(H)
Sat, 9 AM – 7 PM
Gunks, NY
All ages: adults: 20-30's and families are welcome. Only requirements are adequate strength, sense of adventure, and the wilderness sand box skills to match the steeps, scrambles, and…
Walk with Thoreau in Billerica
Sat, 9 AM – 1 PM
Billerica, MA, MA
Join a guided walk to explore extant portions of the Historic Middlesex Canal, reading passages from Henry David Thoreau describing the towpath, from the 'Billerica Falls to Middlesex…
Outdoors Rx Chelsea\/Revere: Summer Solstice at Belle Isle Marsh
Sat, 10 AM – 11 AM
1375 Bennington St., Easton Boston, MA 02128, MA
Join Outdoors Rx at Belle Isle Marsh for a Summer Solstice themed program. We will be going for a walk, playing games, and exploring.
Outdoors Rx Waltham: Summertime Exploration at Prospect Hill Park
Sat, 10 AM – 11 PM
322 Totten pond Rd., Waltham, MA 02451, MA
Join Outdoors Rx in Framingham for fun and healthy activities for the whole family! All families welcome with children ages 0 – 13.
Welcome Summer Picnic
Sat, 3 PM – 6 PM
Peace Valley Park, PA
Welcome summer at our annual AMC picnic! This year's event will be held on Saturday, June 22 from 3-6:30 pm at Peace Valley Park in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA. We'll have an afternoon of…
Mountains of Stars: Astronomy at Crawford Notch
Sat, 7 PM – 9 PM
AMC Highland Center, Bretton Woods, NH, NH
Dr. Douglas Arion, Director of the Carthage Institute of Astronomy, along with AMC Astronomy Guides, will give a presentation on the intricate and fascinating connections between life on Earth and the…
Kids Intro to Fishing trip, Medfield, MA
Sun, 8 AM – 11 AM
Rocky Woods in Medfield, MA, MA
Family Kids Learn to Fish class. Come join us 8 am – 11 am as we teach kids ages 6 and up to learn the basics about bait fishing. We cover topics such as reading water, bait, lures, bobbers. We meet…

Featured Family Programs

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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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