Thursday, October 28

Haunted Maze, Upcoming Hikes, Job Opportunities, and more!

HAUNTED CORN MAZE ADVENTURE
Saturday, October 30
Meet at ADK at 7:30 PM
Wear your costumes

RUNNING THE GREEN MOUNTAINS
Saturday, October 30
Trail running/fast-hiking from Lincoln Gap to Mount Ellen (and back)
Round trip: 12.6 miles
Meet at Proctor at 8:45 am
Email Kelly Slentz (kslentz@middlebury.edu)

CATAMOUNT TRAIL WORK
Saturday, October 30
Interested in doing trail work this Saturday? Come help out the Catamount Trail near Blueberry Hill! It is being prepared for winter cross-country skiing. Work will involve drainage work with picks and shovels! 
Contact skoplinkaloehr@middlebury.edu if you're interested.

ADIRONDACKS HIKING TRIP: November 6-7
Hike into John's Brook Lodge on Saturday; day-hike up to the Gothics; spend the night at John's Brook Lodge. Return Sunday mid-day. 
Led by Maya Von-Wodtke and Evan Deutsch. Email mvonwodtke@middlebury.edu

OVERLAND FALL LEADER PRESENTATION 
Tuesday, November 9th; MBH 220
Learn about the possibility of leading a hiking, biking, language, service, writing, or field studies outdoor trip this summer! Overland trips travel to regions all over the world. In the last 2 years, 17 Middlebury students (more than any other college in the country) have spent their summers leading Overland trips. 
Interested? Email Liz Kantack (liz@overlandprograms.com) to set up a brief, informal interview to take place on the 9th. See overlandprograms.com/leaders for an application. 

WILDERNESS VENTURES PRESENTATION
Wednesday, November 10thMBH 220
Learn about the possibility of leading a Wilderness Ventures trip this summer. Wilderness Ventures offers multi-activity trips for teenagers; backpacking, whitewater rafting/kayaking, sea kayaking, rock climbing, canoeing, mountaineering, fly-fishing, snorkeling, SCUBA diving, sailing, surfing, and mountain biking

GEAR ROOM: JOB OPENING
Apply to work as an MOP Equipment Manager! Gear Managers work in the FIC Gear Room and keep equipment inventory, conduct maintenance and repair of equipment, and oversee the borrowing of gear. Job qualifications include: a high level of familiarity with outdoor equipment, attention to detail, accountability, and active membership in the MMC (valued, but not required)
Apply here: https://middlebury.igreentree.com/CSS_MIDD_Student/CSSPage_Welcome.asp (Find jobs, MOP Equipment Manager)


HUNTING SEASON-- WEAR ORANGE!
Get outside, but keep in mind that hunting season is in full swing! Wear bright colors when in the woods! 

And now a haiku:
Halloween weekend!
Dress as a slutty chicken. 
Then go play outside!