AMC Family Outings 7th Annual New Years Celebration & Equipment Sale

Date and Time

Sunday, January 5, 2020, 10:00AM - 3:00PM


Thoreau Outing Center at Camp Thoreau, Concord, MA,
Massachusetts, Boston Area,


Registration is required for this activity.


AMC Family Outings 7th Annual New Years Celebration and Equipment Sale Sunday January 5th at the Thoreau Outing Center at Camp Thoreau in Concord, MA. Come anytime from 10 am to 3 pm. We'll celebrate the New Years with coffee/donuts in the morning and lunch included at 11:30 am with our welcome in the New Year Celebratory cake. Options for snowshoe and XC Ski clinics, walks and hikes throughout the day as well as crafts for the kids, sledding, and, of course, lots of great equipment at prices you cannot beat. Activities and fun for all ages and abilities. Everyone welcome. Members and non-members alike. This is a free event! Event is on rain, shine, snow or no snow! If you have items to sell and are not sure you can be there at 10 am please contact Paul Terenzi at . Some local pickup is available. To register click "Register Now" or copy & paste this link into your browser More information and directions will be sent to registered participants. Contact David Powell with general questions. NEW YEAR CELEBRATION & EQUIP SALE SCHEDULE (Schedule will be adjusted according to weather & conditions) Morning (Equipment Sale Ongoing) 10:00 Registration, coffee/donuts 10:15 Arts & Crafts House Opens 10:15 EMS Snowshoe Clinic #1 10:30 Beginner XC Ski Clinic #1 10:30 Assorted Guided "On Campus" Hikes/Snowshoe/XC ski 10:45 Kiddo romp and snow play 11:00 Scavenger hunt 11:30 Lunch, announcements, and New Year's Cake Afternoon (Equipment Sale Ongoing) 12:30 EMS Snowshoe Clinic #2 Beginner XC Ski Clinic #2 1:00 "Off Campus" Hikes (eg. Walden Pond, Mt. Misery) 1:15 Assorted guided "on campus" hikes/snowshoe, XC Ski, Kiddo romp 1:30 Outdoor campfire w/hot cocoa & s'mores 2:15 Arts & crafts house closes 3:00 Wrap up and Break-Down

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Past participants say...

"This was awesome fun last year and lots of good deals at the equipment sale!"

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Thoreau Outing Center at Camp Thoreau, Concord, MA
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Thoreau Outing Club 275 Forest Ridge Road, Concord, MA 01742 (978) 831-1200

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Jeanne has led trips for 45+ years for summer camps, college outings, Sierra Club, and AMC. Currently Jeanne heads up AMC Boston Family Outings and loves getting families and kids outdoors. Jeanne also leads for AMC Adventure Travel, having led to Switzerland, Peru (Machu Picchu), and Morocco..




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