Wednesday, September 24

First Fireside, Weekend Hikes, and More!






GEAR HOURS
What do you need for your adventure? Stop by the Gear Room in FIC Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30 to 7:00 for sleeping bags, stoves, tents, and more!
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GEAR HOURS
What do you need for your adventure? Stop by the Gear Room in FIC Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30 to 7:30 for sleeping bags, stoves, tents, and more!
ADVENTURE GRANTS
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Adventure Grants tab! 
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Board Meetings!

Interested in getting more involved with the Mountain Club?  Learn about what we're doing and contribute to planning some of our next events and trips! Bring ideas, friends, and your dinner and meet the rest of the MMC crew on Wednesday at 6pm in Ross basement seminar room B11! All are welcome, even if you've never been to a meeting!

Mandatory Guide Meeting
There will be a mandatory guide meeting on Tuesday, September 23rd at 9pm in Brooker basement. We'll be going over some new guidelines for the semester and start scheduling trips. Snacks will be provided. Please email achick@middlebury.edu if you cannot attend.

Mt. Abe with Robin & Ben!

Friday, September 26th
Come this Friday to discover true independence on the peak of Mt. Abe in the Green Mountains. Get pumped for a dope afternoon hike; we will leave campus at 1pm and return before the dining halls close. It's about a 6 mile hike with 2000ish feet of elevation gain, so be ready to earn that view at the top. Email rloewald@middlebury.edu to sign up.


First Year Welcome & Fireside

If you are interested in getting more involved with the Mountain Club, love cozy fireplaces, and want to meet new people while nomming some homemade chili, then this event is for you! Meet the board of MMC as well as the residents of Brooker, Middlebury's outdoor interest house. Join us at 7pm in Brooker on Friday, September 26. BYOBowl. All are welcome!

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TAM Trek!
Come out for the 11th annual TAM TREK this Sunday!
This Sunday, the 28th, the Middlebury Area Land Trust will be holding its annual TAM Trek to raise money to support the TAM. Individual, families, or teams of four to six people are encouraged to hike or run one or more sections of the TAM. There will be races of the full TAM (16 miles), half TAM (8 miles), quarter TAM (4 miles) and a Pint (2 miles!). 
Trek Day, Sunday, September 28, 2014
Event location starts and ends at Middlebury College Football Stadium parking lot.
Full TAM starts at 7:00 am.
Half TAM - 8:30 am
Quarter TAM - 9:00 am.
Pint TAM - 9:30 am.
TAM Hike - 9:00 am.

All participants will be eligible for prizes like gift certificates, t-shirts and merchandise from local sponsors, and can enjoy homemade and locally donated refreshments.
Fees: The event costs $25 for individuals, $50 for families and $90 for teams. 
Fees: The event costs $25 for individuals, $50 for families and $90 for teams. 
Pay by check or online using Network for Good here. 2014 Forms are hereYou can also register on Active.com here. For more info, contact MALT at 388-1007 or info@maltvt.org
 
Do you love going on trips? Do you admire your awesome MMC guides? We're always looking for new MMC guides. Become one yourself by following these 5 easy steps! Email your head guide, Kent, at kratliff@middlebury.edu with any questions.