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AT in Maryland (PA/MD Border to Washington Monument)

Date and Time

Friday, April 14, 2017 3:00PM - Sunday, April 16, 2017 2:00PM

Location

Pen Mar Park,
Maryland, Central,
MD

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Hike the northern half of the Appalachian Trail in Maryland for about 20 miles. The pace will be moderate to allow time to enjoy the outdoors. $5.00 nonrefundable registration fee contributes to volunteer leader first-aid training expenses and other administrative expenses of the backpacking committee. Please join our Facebook page or Yahoo Backpackers Group to stay up to date on last minute trip postings and community information you may find helpful. Yahoo Backpackers Group: groups.yahoo.com/group/AMC-NY-Backpacking/join.(include your full name and membership number) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/AMC.Backpackers/ (membership not required)

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $5 member / $5 non-member
Youth: $5 member / $5 non-member
Child: $5 member / $5 non-member
**$5.00 nonrefundable registration fee contributes to volunteer leader first-aid training expenses and other expenses of the backpacking committee.


The group starting our backpack south to Harper's Ferry.

Activity

Backpacking

Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey

Status

Wait Listed

Difficulty

easy to moderate

Audience

Families


Leader




I have been leading backpacking trips for the Appalachian Mountain Club and the Adirondack Mountain Club since 1975. I enjoy taking the time to look at the scenery and have a relatively slow pace. I am patient with beginners and enjoy helping them learn new skills.