AMC Boston 20S & 30S
Founded in 1876, the Appalachian Mountain Club promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of America’s Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions.
The YM committee of the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Boston chapter is dedicated to encouraging people in their 20s and 30s to get involved in the AMC and enjoy the outdoors.
With many volunteer leaders and co-leaders, we offer a variety of activities and events. You may find us leading activities that include day hiking, backpacking, social events, local walks, trail work, kayaking, mountain biking, bicycling, skiing, camping, ice skating, and other activities. We sponsor trips throughout the year, most of which involve exploring different regions of New England.
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Winter Local Hikes
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Cold River Camp
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Meet the Committee Members
Chao is a local leader with the 20s and 30s committee. He really enjoys taking people on local hikes. He also enjoys software projects related to hiking so do reach out to him if you are interested in working together.
Vice Chair and Webmaster
Sean works as an engineering project manager to support his outdoor pursuits. From hiking to skiing, scuba to kayaking, Sean can be found adventuring year round. He's known for taking too many photos, but makes up for it with delicious chocolate chip summit cookies.
Maddy serves as the Treasurer of the AMC Boston 20's & 30's Committee. She is also an avid year round hiker and recently finished her 48 list!!
Deb is a three season leader with Young Members. She likes day hikes and backpacks, and might bring fondue along, just for fun!
Leadership and Trip Coordinator
Volunteer and Trip Coordinator
Jenna is a local leader with AMC 20s and 30s. She enjoys hiking, cycling, and trying out new outdoor activities and sports.
Jeff is an avid hiker and outdoor enthusiast with the AMC. He enjoys backpacking throughout New England and the local hikes around Boston. In addition, when the weather is nice, he also enjoys kayaking and sailing on the Charles River.
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Past Committee Members
Anne Lise enjoys hiking, snowshoeing, and kayaking as much as she loves finance & budgets. Also her favorites: long drives to New Hampshire & eating GORP outside of hikes.
Anne Lise Almira
Sam is a co-leader with the Young Members. He enjoys hiking and cross country skiing, and he'll take any chance he can get to venture up to VT or NH.
Social Co Coordinator
Michele was the creator of the Young Members Spontaneous Outings and Socials (SOS) google group! She has led over 200 trips for AMC's Young Members, Hiking and Backpacking, and August Camp. Michele enjoys connecting people with nature and is one of the lucky few who have made her avocation her vocation.
SOS Google Group Founder
Initiated the long running Mont Orford trip in 2007.