Guided Hiking Weekend at Cardigan Mountain 55+

Date and Time

Friday, July 19, 2024 5:00PM - Sunday, July 21, 2024 3:00PM


Cardigan Lodge,
New Hampshire, Lakes Region,


Registration is required for this activity.

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


Join us this summer for a guided hiking weekend at the scenic Cardigan Lodge, nestled in the lush heart of New Hampshire. This weekend is designed for those aged 55 and older, providing a perfect blend of adventure, relaxation, and community in a breathtaking natural setting. Led by AMC Guides, this weekend offers an opportunity to explore the diverse landscapes surrounding Cardigan Lodge at the base of Cardigan Mountain. With trails starting from the lodge with varying scenery and difficulty, each day promises new sights and experiences, tailored to accommodate the pace and preferences of our group. Hikes will take us through diverse forests to cascading waterfalls and stunning vistas. Experience the rich flora and fauna of New Hampshire as our guides share insights into the local ecosystem, wildlife, and natural history. After a day on the trails, relax and connect with your fellow hikers over delicious, family-style meals. Evenings will conclude with leisurely campfire gatherings under the stars-perfect for sharing stories and soaking in the peaceful night sounds of the forest. This weekend at Cardigan Lodge is the perfect getaway for individuals over 55 who cherish the outdoors and seek a supportive community of like-minded adventurers. Whether you're an avid hiker or simply wish to enjoy nature at a more relaxed pace, you'll find camaraderie, new friendships, and a deeper connection to the natural world. Join us for an enriching experience that combines the joy of active exploration with the comfort and warmth of communal gatherings under the stars.

AMC Trip Policy


Starting at:

Adult: $400 member / $460 non-member
Youth: $290 member / $310 non-member
Child: $80 member / $100 non-member
*Lodging on Friday and Saturday nights, additional adults sharing a room have an additional but reduced per person rate All meals from dinner on the first night to lunch on the last day Instruction and leadership by AMC Guides

Past participants say...

New for 2024!

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Cardigan 55+



Offered By

AMC Staff



Nearby AMC Destination

Cardigan Lodge




Adults (18+)


(best time to call: 10am - 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.