Intro to Winter CampingFebruary 13-15, 2016
Have you mastered summer hiking and camping? Are you eager to begin winter explorations, but lack the confidence or the know-how? This experiential, cold-weather workshop will cover the fundamentals of equipment, nutrition, low impact camping, and safety. We will travel by snowshoe to a backcountry camping spot where participants will learn how to set up camp, cook, stay warm and dry, and be prepared for the unexpected in the demanding conditions of winter.
Location: Heart Lake Program Center/Field
Cost: $199 (Members receive 10% discount)
; includes instruction, group gear, and food.Register NowTeen ProgramsWinter Teen Adventure January 16-18, 2016
This three-day, two-night winter adventure is for teens ages 14 to 17. Explore the High Peaks Region while we build friendship, camaraderie and winter outdoor skills in the Adirondacks. Participants will experience staying in a yurt (with wood-stove) while hiking high peaks and learning the skills to become a proficient winter hiker.
Location: Heart Lake Program Center
Cost: $186 (Members receive 10% discount)
; includes instruction, transportation during the course, all meals, and use of group equipment (yurt, stoves, cook sets, etc.).Register NowScholarships
are available to cover the participation fee.
Custom Guided Hikes
Do the scheduled group hikes not fit into your schedule? ADK does offer custom guided trips and programs to fit your needs.