AMC offers COVID conscious opportunities to enjoy the outdoors locally, visit many of our lodges and campgrounds, and join virtual events and activities. Participants of all in-person events should bring and wear face coverings, expect social distancing, and changes to our usual practices. To support contact tracing and hands-free signing of the AMC liability waiver, online registration is required for all in person AMC events.

Fall Hiking: Pinkham Notch

Date and Time

Friday, November 6, 2020 6:00PM - Sunday, November 8, 2020 3:00PM


Joe Dodge Lodge,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,


Registration is required for this activity.

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


Get your hiking legs in gear and hit the trail before the hiking season ends and winter arrives! This weekend will focus the skills needed to hit the trail on a day hike. Program Highlights: Participants will learn how to prepare for a day hike? Route planning (terrain considerations, weather considerations, timing)? What to carry (10 essentials plus weather considerations) What to wear (appropriate clothing, layering)? Types of gear (backpacks, traction, poles)? Participants will learn how to fit a back pack, use hiking poles and what footwear to choose Participants will learn basic map reading and compass use? Guides will offer a moderate hike on Saturday and Sunday.

AMC Trip Policy


Starting at:

Adult: $299 member / $331 non-member
*Lodging at the AMC Joe Dodge Lodge; All meals from dinner on Friday- lunch on Sunday, Instruction and leadership by AMC Outdoor Guides

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Instruction (Skills)

Offered By

AMC Staff



Nearby AMC Destinations

Pinkham Notch Visitor Center
Joe Dodge Lodge




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.