Trip Reports, May – August 2015 (updated 8/30/2015)

8/29/15 Worcester Ridge
David, Wes, and Amanda met at the Richmond Park & Ride at 8:30 and drove together to the Middlesex Trail trailhead, 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.

Trip Reports January – April 2015 (Updated 4/19/2015)

4/19/15 LaPlatte Paddle
Yes, the ice had melted, but we did see snow here and there in the shadows, Continue reading

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.


Trip Reports September – December 2014 (Updated 12/30/14)

12/28/2014 – Mount Hunger / Colchester Causeway
The hike was scheduled for Mount Hunger.  The forecast was that the rain would be light and would end before dawn.  Continue reading