Author Archives: David Hathaway

Outings for July, 2020

Outings are staring up again! But be aware of special guidelines for hikes during the COVID-19 pandemic. All trip participants must register with their trip leader in advance, acknowledging that they have read, understood, and agree to follow the new GMC outings guidelines (linked to here), and must provide their phone number and email in case of a later need for contact tracing. Continue reading

Trip reports for July, 2020

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Reminder: GMC Annual Meeting Saturday, June 13

The GMC annual meeting (virtual this year) will be this Saturday, June 13, from 9 AM to 11 AM. More information here.

Mobbs Farm in Jericho

We received this note with useful information for those planning to use the Mobbs Farm Trails in Jericho: Continue reading

June Virtual Wildflower Tour (updated June 23)

While we’re all staying home and not doing group outings, Annette Seidenglanz will be taking us on a virtual tour of wildflowers (and other plants to be found in Vermont). She’s provided us so many posts we’ve separated them by month. Check back daily for updates! Continue reading

May Virtual Wildflower Tour

While we’re all staying home and not doing group outings, Annette Seidenglanz will be taking us on a virtual tour of wildflowers (and other plants to be found in Vermont). She’s provided us so many posts we’ve separated them by month. Continue reading

Photos from 1975 rebuild of Puffer Shelter

A blast from the past! Thanks to Lynn Elison for providing and to Ted Albers for scanning these old photos. Continue reading

March/April Virtual Wildflower Tour

While we’re all staying home and not doing group outings, Annette Seidenglanz will be taking us on a virtual tour of wildflowers (and other plants to be found in Vermont). She’s provided us so many posts we’ve separated them by month. Continue reading

Long Trail System closed

The Long Trail System (Long Trail and all side trails) along with several other trail systems on state lands have been closed to reduce the spread of the Corona virus and to protect the trails during mud season, and we ask you to stay off other portions of these trails not on state lands. Please recreate close to home (places you can walk to or bicycle to from your home). The complete statement on the trail closures is here,  the GMC page on its COVID 19 response is here, and the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation page is here.

(Virtual) Coffee with a Forester

Friday March 27th at 9:00 AM
This and other upcoming virtual forestry talks can be found here.
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GMC Response to the Coronavirus

The Green Mountain Club recently celebrated its 110th birthday and strives to be a positive member of our community. As the spread and impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues in our region we have decided to cancel all outings, events and in-person meetings during March and April. Continue reading

CANCELLED – Bolton Valley Celebration, Sunday, March 15

The 7th annual Bolton Valley Celebration that was to be held at the Bolton Backcountry and Nordic Sports Center on Sunday, March 15 has been cancelled due to concerns over COVID-19.