The Bread Loaf Section is the mid-Vermont section of the Green Mountain Club. Our section of the Long Trail is from Sucker Brook Shelter to Emily Proctor ShelterWe are an active group, hosting a variety of activities planned for weekends and some additional events planned for weekdays. Read more About the Section.

What's Happening?

For the latest outing information, go to our online Outings/Calendar pageNon-members are always welcome at outings and events.

Go to the Bread Loaf Section's Facebook page for announcements and photos (you do not need to be a Facebook member). 

Read the current issue of the Bread Loaf Section's newsletter (spring 2015) with news about our section, including thoughts about mud season hiking.

Thank you, Spring Trail crew!

Clearing downed trees along the Sucker Brook Trail.

(Above photo) Our first 2015 workday was held Saturday, May 16. Watch for photos and additional trail work dates to be scheduled this summer and fall.

Safety on the Trail

To help ensure a safe and fun outdoor experience, we strongly encourage you to read and learn from good online resources before heading outside:

Find Weather Forecast Websites on our "Safety Reminders" page.

Bread Loaf's Young Adventurer's Club: Continuing search for a new leader 

Bread Loaf Section's YAC ended its inaugural year in July 2013. The outings, led by Andrea Kane, were an outstanding success! Now that the Kanes have moved to Peacham, we are searching for a new person to come forward to lead a new season of outings for our area's young families. Read all about Bread Loaf's YAC.

Bread Loaf Section's Facebook pageIf you are a Facebook member, please consider "Liking" us! For additional postings, events and photos from the Green Mountain Club, also check the GMC's Facebook page.

Current Photos
(Above photo) Relaxing at viewpoint.

May 2nd hike to Buck Mountain in Waltham in search of the season's first wildflowers.

Green Up Day in Vermont

We had a blast at the MNFC's GreenUp Festival, a gorgeous, sunny spring day with music & food. Our volunteers met many individuals and families and answered questions about Green Mountain Club and the Long Trail. How about those burritos and homemade ice cream! Thanks, MFNC!

Special Events

(Above photo) May 2nd Green Up Festival at the Coop.