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Women's Hike and Paddle Adventure: Crawford Notch

Date and Time

Friday, June 19, 2020 5:30PM - Sunday, June 21, 2020 4:00PM


AMC Highland Center,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,


Registration is required for this activity.

(best time to call: 9am - 5pm, Monday - Saturday)


Join us on this exclusive women-only excursion into the wild- female hikers, female guides. These trips offer the spirit of adventure in an encouraging and supportive atmosphere. This weekend is designed for active women seeking to learn new outdoor skills and enjoy some great hiking among good company in Crawford Notch. Participants will enjoy one day focused on hiking in beautiful Crawford Notch with hiking tips and techniques shared throughout the day. Participants will spend the second day learning the basics of flatwater paddling in a canoe, on scenic Moore Reservoir, on the Connecticut River. SAMPLE ITINERARY: Friday 3-5:00pm Check-in to your rooms 5:30pm Meet and greet, social hour 6:00pm Dinner 7:00pm Weekend Overview Saturday AM Classroom instruction Hiking Excursion Lunch on the trail 6:00pm Dinner 7:30pm Featured Evening Program Sunday AM Paddling Excursion at Moore Reservoir Lunch on the water 2:00pm Approximate arrival back at Lodge, Wrap up and farewells

AMC Trip Policy


Starting at:

Adult: $379 member / $413 non-member
*All meals from dinner on the first night to lunch on the last day; Lodging at the AMC Highladn Center (private rooms may be available upon request at a higher rate) Instruction and leadership by AMC Outdoor Guides Transportation to the field sites All paddling gear

Past participants say...

"Very approachable trip to take. The guides were extremely confident and knowledgeable. I felt very comfortable with them, and I'd take other trips with both of these women!" Participant, June 2015 "All guides were professional, attentive, experienced, present, and upbeat the entire weekend. [They] were knowledgeable, friendly, informative, and had pertinent tips and hacks that supported and enhanced the experience." Participant, April 2015

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Instruction (Skills)
Paddling - Flatwater
Paddling - Canoeing

Offered By

AMC Staff



Nearby AMC Destination

Highland Center at Crawford Notch




Adults (18+)


(best time to call: 9am - 5pm, Monday - Saturday)


AMC Guides are passionate about the outdoors and have the skills necessary to ensure safe adventures. Certified in wilderness medicine, with focused training in outdoor leadership and risk management, guides provide individual attention while reaching group goals. They possess local natural and cultural history knowledge and solid backcountry skills, and they follow well-planned itineraries. As lifelong learners, AMC guides create the connections and moments that become lasting memories.