Young Adventurers Club (YAC)

Lauren Bierman leads Bread Loaf Section's Young Adventurer Club.

YAC is featured in the Aug. 13, 2018 edition of the Addison Independent!


Bread Loaf's YAC Leader: Lauren Bierman

Lauren’s first memory of hiking was a family hike for Thanksgiving in the White Mountains, where they stayed overnight in a hut with all her cousins. She remembered how freeing it felt to be in the woods for those days, and she’s been hooked ever since. She was trained as a Wilderness First Responder, a Maine State Trip Leader, and has spent 6 ½ weeks on the Appalachian Trail with nine 13-year-old girls. in 2016, she started the Little Hikers Hiking Group to help encourage kids to get outside and explore the forests, and to help parents reconnect with their love of hiking. Lauren lives in Bridport with her husband and their two wildly energetic boys.

YAC GMC Bread Loaf Young Adventurer's Club is on Facebook
More photos:
11/5/16 Scavenger Hunt at Wright Park Middlebury (Photos)
4/22/17 Labyrinths and Mazes at Spirit in Nature in Ripton (Photos)
9/24/17 Poetry of Robert Frost on Robert Frost Trail in Ripton (Photos)

The YAC encourages and promotes children's enthusiasm for playing in Vermont's outdoor spaces.

Read Feb 23, 2017 article about YAC on GMC's website.