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.

Find the right option for you

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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Find Family Activities

We offer families everything from close to home outings to guided backcountry treks.  Explore with us!




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Upcoming Local Activities

Family Adventure: Family Winter Adventure
Status: Open
Date: Saturday, January 13, 2018 4:00PM - Monday, January 15, 2018 10:00AM
Activity: Hiking,Snowshoeing
Family Adventure: XC Ski Weekend for Beginners
Status: Open
Date: Friday, February 16, 2018 3:00PM - Sunday, February 18, 2018 10:00AM
Activity: Skiing,Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)
Family Adventure: Snowshoe Adventure
Status: Open
Date: Friday, February 16, 2018 5:00PM - Sunday, February 18, 2018 3:00PM
Activity: Hiking,Sledding,Snowshoeing,Walks
Family Adventure: Winter Family Explorations
Status: Open
Date: Monday, February 19, 2018 3:00PM - Wednesday, February 21, 2018 12:00PM
Activity: Hiking,Sledding,Snowshoeing,Walks
Family Adventure: Winter Family Explorations
Status: Cancelled
Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 3:00PM - Friday, February 23, 2018 12:00PM
Activity: Sledding,Snowshoeing,Walks,Naturalist
Family Adventure: Beginner Snowshoe Weekend
Status: Open
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 3:00PM - Sunday, February 25, 2018 10:00AM
Activity: Snowshoeing

Featured Family Programs