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Friday, January 11, 2019 5:00PM - Sunday, January 13, 2019 2:00PM
AMC Highland Center,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
Whether you're a new member or a current member just looking to find out more about the AMC, Member Welcome Weekends are a great introduction to all that AMC and AMC Destinations have to offer. Join a group of adults for a weekend of adventure-based and social activities, including snowshoe hikes and winter outdoor skills including snow shelter building. On Saturday evening participants can enjoy a pre-dinner social on Saturday night followed by and after dinner evening program. Program Highlights: •Social dynamic: Meet other new members •Guided Snowshoe Hike Options Include: oMt. Willard (best view of Crawford Notch) oArethusa Falls (highest waterfall in NH) oMt. Avalon (a great winter hike with a unique view of the Presidentials) •Participants will learn winter outdoor skills: oHiking Safety with Winter Considerations, Tricks for Winter Comfort oSnow Shelter Building oSnowshoeing oWinter natural history Sample Itinerary Friday Check in to the lodge any time after 3pm. 5:00pmMeet & Greet 6:00pm Dinner 7:30pm Welcome & Orientation to AMC Winter Considerations for Hiking Safety & Tricks for Comfort Saturday AMSnowshoe Clinic & Snowshoe Hike PMSnowshelter building 5:00pmFireside Social Hour 6:00pm Dinner 7:30pm Featured Evening Program Sunday AMHalf Day Snowshoe Hike 12pmLunch, farewells!
•"It was awesome in every way! The waterfall was amazing, but the entire trip was enjoyable." Participant, January 2016 •"The highlight of this program was learning about snowshoeing in the White Mountains with fantastic guides! I can't say enough good things about our guide. She was supportive, fun, knowledgeable, helpful, right there to solve a problem, and positive!