Chapter News

Itinerary for the New York-North Jersey Chapter’s Annual Picnic Weekend in 2022

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Friday, June 10 – Sunday, June 12, 2022 Schedule of Events Meeting…

Meet John DiStefano, the New Urban Trails Supervisor

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Please welcome John DiStefano, the new Urban Trails Supervisor…

April 2022 Issue of Paddle Splashes

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To read the latest issue, hover your cursor over the bottom left…

Seeking Wilderness First Aid Instructors

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Do you have what it takes to teach people what to do if an emergency…

Activity Leaders Will Be Recognized for Organizing Earth Day Activities

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To mark Earth Day on Friday, April 22, the New York/Northern…

Join Clean Ocean Action and the Conservation Committee for a Cleanup on April 9

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Debris such as cigarette butts and plastic can be fatal to marine…

Gear Up for Activities at Harriman State Park Starting in May

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Interested in learning how to canoe or taking part in some lakeside…

Become a Bicycle Leader With the NY-NoJ Chapter

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Looking to lead some bike rides? Openings are available in the…
Harriman State Park

Volunteer with AMC at Harriman State Park this Summer

The AMC is seeking “Information Volunteers” to assist visitors and share trail advice at Harriman State Park Reeves Meadow Visitor Center and the Corman Harriman Outdoor Center on Saturdays and Sundays during the summer of 2022. Training is provided and volunteers can have use of a staff camping platform at Corman Harriman if they prefer […]

Natalie Smart of Destination Hike to Speak at DEI Meeting on February 16

Celebrate Black History Month by hearing from Natalie Smart of the outdoors organization Destination Hike. Smart was already hiking a few weekends a month when the pandemic hit, making hiking in groups more challenging. “As a way to stay healthy and sane during this very stressful time, I started doing solo hikes 4-5 times a […]

New Training to Brush Up on the Activities Database

Are you an activity leader who regularly uses AMC’s Activities Database? Volunteer Relations Manager Justin Bailey is providing training that focuses on “everything ActDb from registering a new account to the tools for leader managers. We’ll also cover best practices around content/info to include in your posts to the best ways to share them cross […]