Winter Leadership and Mountain Skills

Date and Time

Friday, February 22, 2019 7:30PM - Sunday, February 24, 2019 4:30PM


Cardigan Lodge, Alexandria NH,
New Hampshire, Lakes Region,


Registration is required for this activity.


This workshop is for those who have mastered winter hiking and wish to learn to lead others in the outdoors in winter. Exercises in planning, organizing, and conducting a trip, emphasizing leadership techniques and group dynamics. Review of the basics: accident scene management, medical considerations and off-trail navigation. Majority of the time will be outside doing education in situations in the winter woods. This class is also for people with potential and desire to become trip leaders for the NH Chapter Excursions (hiking) or Ski Committees. Proficiency on snowshoes is a per-requisite. Workshop will begin promptly at 7:30pm on Friday evening, ending Sunday afternoon at 4:30pm. Fee includes lodging, excellent meals, materials, and instruction. You must be 18+ years to attend. Register online along with your PayPal payment, or register online and follow up by sending in a check. For more info, please contact Director Rick Silverberg.

AMC Trip Policy


Adult: $170 member / $190 non-member
*Two nights at Cardigan lodge, Friday night snack, 2 breakfasts, dinner Saturday night, lunch Sunday, instruction and materials.

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Driving Directions

Do not follow your GPS. We will email you this winters directions when you register.

Cardigan Lodge


Instruction (Skills)
Leadership Training

Offered By

New Hampshire


Wait Listed

Nearby AMC Destination

Cardigan Lodge




Adults (18+)


(best time to call: 7:00 pm -10:30 pm Tuesday and Friday evening)

Director NH winter schools since 1981, trip leader since 1976, Past Chair AMC Clubwide Outdoor Leadership Development Committee and current Chair of the AMC NH Chapter.


(best time to call: 7:00 pm -10:30 pm Tuesday and Friday evening)
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