Monday, April 2

[mmc-l] Spring Trips, Telluride Film Festival, and Fireside!


Welcome back from break everyone!  Here's a look at what's coming up for Mountain Club!

Weekly Meetings 6pm LaForce 121 every Wednesday       

Come to meet the crew, learn how to become a guide, and help plan MMC events!

Guide Meeting Tuesday (TOMORROW) at 5pm in Brooker Basement

Calling all current guides, those in the process of becoming guides, and anyone interested in becoming a's time to schedule trips and day hikes and specialty guide certification courses (canoeing, kayaking, climbing) for the rest of the semester!  If you are in need of co-lead to complete your guide certification, this is a great chance to meet one!

Great Range Trip with Anna R-C, Dan Reed, and Mara: April 7-8

Join these intrepid guides as they lead you through the Great Range of the Adirondack Mountains for the weekend!  Some hiking experience recommended for this trip.  Contact Mara Gans at

Backpack with Zach, Tess, and Nick (location TBA) April 13-14

Mixing it up with a Friday-Saturday overnight (returning in time for the Telluride Film Festival!), join the crew for a trek through the mountains.  Email to sign up.

Backpack in the Adirondacks with Niko, Paul, and Cliff: April 14-15

Join us for our epic ascent of New York's highest peak - Mt. Marcy. From 5,344 ft we should have some of the most magnificent views in the northeast! The tentative plan is to leave Saturday, camp overnight at a tentsite on the trail, then summit and descend on Sunday. Email Paul at to sign up.

Telluride Film Festival on Tour: Saturday. April 14.  7pm.  BiHall 216.

Come watch the best collection of adventure footage ever to be seen when Telluride Film Festival takes its Mountain Film on tour right here to Middlebury, Vermont!  Join us at 7pm, Saturday April 14, in BiHall 216 for an epic showdown.

Fireside this Friday!

Tired of Proctor and Ross? Head on over to Brooker lounge this Friday at 6pm to meet the MMC crew by the fire and enjoy the home cooking of Joanie and Caroline. 

Stay tuned for updates on the Friday afternoon hike as well as Friday afternoon whitewater kayaking sessions.

Happy Trails