Green Mountain Club (GMC) Bread Loaf Section

We are the Bread Loaf Section of the Green Mountain Club (GMC) in the Addison County area of Vermont. Non-members are always welcome at our events and outings. Read about who we are on our About page.

Latest News & Upcoming Activities

Find the latest details about all our events and outings on our Calendar page.

Our volunteer leaders have been busy leading group activities.

Wildflowers at Kingsland Bay
May 7-8, 2023 (photos: R.Penfield)

Silver Lake search for wildflowers, Salisbury.
Apr. 30, 2023 (photos: A. Seidenglanz)

Hike at Charlotte Wildlife Refuge.
Apr. 15, 2023 (photos: A. Seidenglanz)

Hike safely! Plan for changing weather conditions especially at higher elevations.  Read trail updates, check the weather & bring a map.

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

Bring a paper map or check out downloadable maps. 

Check trail conditions and the weather.


Hike with your family & close friends. 

"Maps & Resources" page is a list for areas to explore close to home in Champlain Valley with members of your household. 


 Go virtual!

"Adventures with Ivor!" Pop some popcorn and go to the movies (on YouTube) and experience new hikes with Bread Loaf Section member Ivor Hughes.

Check what's scheduled on GMC's Virtual Workshops & Events and recorded Speaker Series presentations.