Activities for the Forty Plus Committee
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This page lists trips sponsored by the Forty Plus Committee. To see all trips sponsored by the Boston Chapter, see our search page. To find trips sponsored by other chapters, use the club-wide trip search page.
Come join us at the Arlington Adventure Pub- A restaurant that is all set up for playing games of all types. The pub offers a variety of games but you are also welcome to bring your own. There is a $5 cover charge. Please consider ordering a meal or at least appetizers as they are gracious enough to provide a warm friendly space for us to hang out.
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A walk through Callahan State Park and portions of Sudbury Valley Trustees Henry Hill Reservation to the Wayside Inn in Sudbury. The hike is just under 4 miles with one modest uphill section. This is a one way hike leaving from the leaders home which abuts Callahan State Park. We will meet at the Wayside Inn and carpool to the start. Details for the carpool will be sent to participants.
If there is snow on ground, poles and microspikes or foot traction will be necessary.
Optional Lunch will be at Longfellow's Wayside Inn, which be decorated for the Holidays.
Leave the holiday frenzy behind! Join us on a scenic five-mile (1,500 elev. gain) round trip snowshoe to beautiful Mount Sunapee to the lodge (hot chocolate and 360 degree views). Medium pace. On the trail at 10 and back in the Boston area in time for holiday activities and/or shopping
Zealand hut in the Winter..
Experience the self-service hut in the winter.. Cooking our own meals ..wood stove for heat in the kitchen area, cozy unheated bunk rooms. We will hike up Zealand Road 3.8 miles to Zealand Trail, follow the river, for a total of 6.6 miles one way,.. 1,100 feet of elevation. (Fee) (L)
Come join us at the Arlington Adventure Pub- A restaurant that is all set up for playing games of all types. The pub offers a variety of games but you are also welcome to bring your own. There is a $5 cover charge. Please consider ordering a meal or at least appetizers as they are gracious enough to provide a warm friendly space for us to hang out. Please click on the following document to sign in and confirm your attendance:
This is a 6.3 mile, 1,400 feet elevation gain point-to-point hike/snowshoe across Ragged Mountain to its West Peak where the Ragged Mountain Ski Area is located. There is some ridge walking with nice views of Newfound Lake, Mount Cardigan, and Mount Moosilauke. Full winter gear is required for this hike.
Winter Weekend Jan. 24-26 2020
Start the year off enjoying Hiking, snowshoeing and/or xcountry skiing 2-nights at the Highland Center, NH
Contact Pagliuca.email@example.com for more info and registration form. Additional AMC administrative fee-$40.00-Payable separate with registration form.
Come join us for a moderately paced hike to stay at Lonesome Lake Hut during a full moon weekend. What a wonderful way to brighten the mid-winter! We will snowshoe across the lake and practice important winter survival skills such as: building a Quinzee snow shelter, a snow cave, a trench shelter, and possibly an igloo. Participants can opt to sleep in their snow shelters or the hut. We will snowshoe to check out the full moon over the lake at night. We will prepare Saturday dinner and Sunday breakfast as a group. Full winter gear is required for this event.
March 6-8 Senior Soiree #2 at Cardigan Lodge, NH. A weekend of low level hiking, snowshoeing, and skiing . For Seniors eager and able to venture to the summit a climb will be offered. Participants who wish to just relax, read, knit by the fireside are welcome. Full service by the lodge staff: 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts, and 2 lunches plus 2 night lodging cost is: $188.00 plus tax-members, 204.00 plus tax-non members. Limited to 12. Register with L's: Ellen Stanley, firstname.lastname@example.org.