Welcome to the New York-North Jersey Chapter!

Our region comprises New York City, Southeastern New York, including Long Island, and Northeastern New Jersey. The Chapter has more than 150 activity leaders who run over 1,000 outdoor recreation activities and programs each year. Whatever your outdoor interests are, we have something for you!


The Conservation Committee promotes conservation efforts in New York and New Jersey, supports AMC’s Club-wide conservation efforts, and encourages local advocacy such as writing to elected officials and attending town meetings. Learn more.


Whether you want to enjoy stunning views on a hike, experience whitewater, rock climb, learn wilderness first aid, go backpacking in the backcountry, and more, we’ve got activities for you.

Chapter News

Paddle Splashes March 2024

Report From the 2024 AMC Annual Summit