Explore magnificent North Cascades National Park, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, and Ross Lake and Lake Chelan National Recreation Areas. Camp on the banks of the swift Skagit River in the shadow of 10,781 foot high glaciated Mt. Baker.
Hike, raft, bike and more, visiting many stunning waterfalls and scenic vistas on dozens of activities led by trained AMC volunteers. Just arrive and enjoy the activities and camaraderie. Everything’s provided: tents, hearty, delicious meals prepared by our staff, local transportation and a free shuttle from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
July 16 through August 13. Plan to attend for one week or two. Details and registration are on our website. Camp filled by early February last year, so don’t miss out! Sign up early for the week(s) you want!
- Week 1: July 16 — July 23
- Week 2: July 23 — July 30
- Week 3: July 30 — Aug. 6
- Week 4: Aug. 6 — Aug. 13
Cost per person per week: AMC Member $1275; Non-member $1525
The general application window for August Camp 2022 is January 3-12, 2022. Acceptance will be made based on a random lottery system, but applications will continue to be accepted until Camp is full and a substantial waitlist is generated. Visit our website www.augustcamp.org for additional information.
Questions? Ask Lois Rothenberger at ACregistrar@comcast.net
A hike in Delaware State Forest
From the scarlet tanager to the mating luna moths to the two black bears (which safely ran away like usual). This land is thriving with life! Sadly the logging industry has pushed forward in this area to make up for the lumber demands. It’s not a pretty sight. Lets hope the industry is maintaining the responsible efforts to save space for the homes of our friends of the woods.
The Swamp Things hike was amazing this year! What a great group we had. Thank you all for being a part of the experience.
AMC’s brand new guideline starts on June 11, 2021!
(Paper waiver form and “Show-up and go” trips will be back!)
AMC’s Trailfest throughout the month of June.
Get dirty, Give back, Make new friends! (* No experience necessary)
Welcome New Activity Chairs:
Hiking: Blase Hartman
Backpacking: Steven Campanelli
Vaccinate, if you can!
Phase 3 starts on June 12, 2021! More activities, more people.
Leaders, let’s connect with each other and have some fun. Discussions and planning for our in-person leader social and much more. Expect prizes and raffles during the Zoom event. Save the Date – June 8 (Tue) 7:30 PM
Vaccinate, if you can!
Next EC Meeting on Zoom: June 1 (Tue) 7:00 PM Discussion Topic: Reopening All the members are welcome.
Reminder: National Trails Day 2021: June 5 (Sat).
–News from AMCDV Executive Committee (May 2021)