Category Archives: Section news

Winter 2015-2016 Ridge Lines Newsletter in PDF

The winter issue of Ridgelines is here. Continue reading

Jennifer Pharr Davis: My Ongoing Love Affair with the Appalachian Trail

Jennifer Pharr Davis’s talk Wednesday, September 23, was given to a packed house. Continue reading

Ridgelines correction: Black bears & brown bears

Maeve says: There was an error in the September issue of Ridge Lines that could prove fatal to hikers! Continue reading

Burlington Section hosts GMC Annual Meeting

The GMC annual meeting will be held June 12 and 13 at the GMC headquarters in Waterbury, and is being hosted by our section!  It will include celebration of the new Winooski River bridge, various trips, and a special presentation of “Tales from the Long Trail and the Green Mountains” Saturday evening by author and storyteller Willem Lange. Go here for more information and registration.

New Facebook page for GMC Burlington Section

Our communications chair, Joe Sikowitz, has built us a brand new Facebook page.  Check it out here and “like” us!

Ceremonial “First Crossing” of Winooski River Bridge by Daan Zwick, 12/2014

The Winooski River bridge is finally complete! Here is a link to a video showing the ceremonial “first crossing” by Daan Zwick, a major contributor to the bridge project.

2nd Annual We Saved Bolton Nordic & Backcountry Celebration

Join us for the 2nd Annual We Saved Bolton Nordic & Backcountry Celebration

Tours and Aprés Ski!
Featuring Bon Temps Gourmet
March 7, 2015 • 2 pm-6 pm

Bolton is protected forever. Come and see why the celebration never stops!
Tours of the trails begin at 2pm. Aprés ski begins at 4 pm.
*$10 for VLT, CTA, & GMC members. $15 for non-members. Kids 12 & under FREE!
RSVP Required:
*All participants will need to purchase a $5 Bolton trail pass at the Nordic Center prior to the event unless already a pass holder.