Category Archives: Section news

Trail Magic Day, July 30: volunteers welcome!

Interested in greeting day and thru-hikers on the LT at Smugglers Notch? Its another trail magic day! Saturday July 30th, 10am to 4pm.  One or more volunteers (to keep one another company) can sign up in two hour time slots to greet hikers, offer refreshments, look at maps or just help hikers ‘take a load off’ and sit under a canopy. Volunteers can bring light snacks / granola bars/ granola, and something to drink for hikers to enjoy.
 Sign up by emailing me or filling in your preferred time slot on the doodle poll. If someone already signed up for your desired time slot, sign up anyhow. Things can get busy, or you can take turns.

Summer 2016 Ridge Lines Newsletter in PDF

The summer issue of Ridgelines is here. 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

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.