Green Mountain Club
Montpelier Section

Recent reports can be viewed by moving your cursor over the Report indicator image. Canceled and rescheduled events are marked as is the date of a change in the wording of an event. Clicking on various photos may lead you to the report they are found in. This page was refreshed on Monday October 22 04:55. Updating the calendar is done by volunteers and is generally accurate within a day or two. Contact the leader to verify the current status of an event.
Date Report? Photos? Recent events and reports
Wed Oct 10 nofo Stowe. 20-25 miles. Moss Glenn Falls to Morrisville and return on Randolph Road. Helmet required. Bring water. Plan to have lunch at the Bakery in Morrisville. Contact Leaders: Mary Smith, 505-0603 or Mary Garcia, 622-0585 for meeting time and place.
Sat Oct 13
report was submitted
nofo Stowe. Rain Date: October 14, Sunday. All abilities needed and welcomed. Various distances. LT north from Barnes Camp and Smugglers' Notch, Sterling Pond, and trail around Sterling Pond. Bring lunch and water. Wear sturdy boots, work clothes and gloves. Tools supplied. Meet at MHS at 8:00 A.M. Contact Leader: John Buddington, ‭229-0725‬ or john@buddington.net
Wed Oct 17 event was canceled
on Oct 17
nofo Northfield. 40 mile loop. Northfield to Randolph via Rte. 12A and back via Rte. 12. Lunch at casual restaurant in Randolph. Bring water. Helmet required. Contact Leader: Nancy Schulz, saddleshoes2@gmail.com for meeting time and place. (Cancelled due to weather)
Sat Oct 20
report was submitted
foto Duxbury. Rain Date: October 21, Sunday. All abilities needed and are welcomed. Various distances. From the new Winooski River footbridge, work on LT south to Bamforth Ridge Shelter. Bring lunch and water. Wear sturdy boots, work clothes and gloves. Tools supplied. Meet at MHS at 8:00 A.M. Contact Leader: Alan Paschell, ‭223-7044‬ or trails@gmcmontpelier.org
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Scheduled Date Event Difficulty Upcoming events
Mon Oct 22 Paddle moderate Chittenden. 3+ hrs. on the water. Chittenden Reservoir. Bring PFD and bag lunch. Contact Leader: Nancy Schulz, saddleshoes2@gmail.com for meeting and place.
Wed Oct 24 Bike Ride moderate Montpelier. 26 miles. Bike to Waterbury via Stevens Brook Road, and return on Rte. 2. Helmet required. Bring water and lunch or buy in Waterbury. Contact Leaders: Mary Smith, 505-0603 or Mary Garcia, 622-0585 for meeting time and place.
Sun Oct 28 Hike difficult Underhill Center. Rescheduled from Oct 27 to Oct 28. 6.1 mile loop. Butler Lodge. From the Stevensville Road in Underhill Center, ascend the Butler Lodge Trail (some difficult sections), take the Wallace Cutoff, and descend via the LTS (moderate) and Nebraska Notch Trail (easy). Contact Leader: Morgan Irons, 223-7044 or morgan.irons@myfairpoint.net for meeting time and place.
Tue Oct 30 Bike Ride moderate Washington. 10+/- miles. Circular loop around the ridge behind George's home and return. Bring water. Helmet required. Leave at 10:00 A.M. from his home and return about 12:30 P.M., where lunch will be provided as a token of gratitude for going on the trips. Also hike up the ridge that we just biked around. Be sure to bring long pants to help prevent tick bites. Must Call Leader: George Plumb, 883-2313 or plumb.george@gmail.com
Sat Nov 03 Walk easy Calais. 5+/- miles. Number 10 Pond to Cranberry Meadow Road and back. See petroglyph, possibly migrating waterfowl. Bring water, lunch and snacks. Contact Leader: Phyllis Rubenstein, 793-6313 or phyllis@PhyllisRubensteinLaw. comcastbiz.net for meeting time and place.
Mon Nov 05 Hike moderate Plainfield. 7+ miles round trip. Seyon Lodge State Park in Groton from base of Spruce Mountain in Plainfield. Rolling terrain, wet in places. Bring bag lunch and water. Email Leader: Nancy Schulz, saddleshoes2@gmail.com for meeting time and place.
Wed Nov 07 Hike moderate Waterbury. 7+/- miles. Perry Hill network of trails in Waterbury. Rolling terrain with steep sections and some narrow bridge crossings. Bring water and bag lunch. Email Leader: Nancy Schulz, saddleshoes2@gmail.com for meeting time and place.
Sat Nov 10 Walk easy Stowe. 3-5 miles. Enjoy a fall walk on the bike path. Plan to have lunch at McCarthy's. Contact Leaders: Mary Smith, 505-0603 or Mary Garcia, 622-0585 for meeting time and place.
Thu Nov 15 Meeting Montpelier. General membership meeting. Phyllis Rubenstein presents "The Walker's Haute Route: From Chamonix to Zermatt" -- a talk about her 120 mile hike in the French and Swiss Alps. She will show photographs of the mountains, flora, and fauna, and discuss the challenges and wonders of hiking along this stunning alpine terrain. 7 p.m. at the T.W. Wood Gallery

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