Speaker Program on Thurs. October 18th at 7PM in Middlebury
"Wool Knickers and White Blazes: A 1917 Inspired End-to-End Long Trail Hike." Presentation by GMC's Executive Director Mike DeBonis at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist meeting space. Directions.
Past 2018 special events:
Sunday July 29th was a perfect summer day at Kingsland Bay State Park in Ferrisburgh.
Green Up Day Festival at Middlebury Natural Foods Co-op (Saturday May 5th).
Thanks to everyone who stopped by our Bread Loaf Section’s display table at MNFC to meet our volunteers and view maps, the latest GMC publications, learn about the Long Trail. One lucky person from Shoreham won our free drawing and received a GMC logo hot drink mug and a copy of GMC Day Hiker's Guide to Vermont.
Thanks, Mike, Betty, Ralph & Bruce for representing GMC at this year's Festival.
Taylor Series: Walking the Coast to Coast Path, Feb 21
Featured Speakers: Deb Van Schaack & Nancy Custer Carroll
Deb and Nancy shared their images and stories of their fifteen-day self-guided walk on the 192-mile, unmarked and unofficial Coast to Coast Walk across England in September 2017. Through three national parks from the Irish Sea to the North Sea, Deb and Nancy encountered sun, wind, rain, magnificent countryside, thousands of sheep and some very fine folk with whom to walk and share a pint at the end of the day. Thank you, Deb & Nancy, for a presenting this program to 130 attendees!
Bread Loaf Section's 43rd Annual Meeting, Jan. 25, 2018
Click here for photos of 43rd Annual Meeting of Bread Loaf Section
2017 Annual Meeting Minutes (accepted at 2018 meeting)
- Tom Candon, vice president of the GMC. Tom reported on GMC's latest projects priorities.
- Kristin McLane, GMC's Membership & Communications Coordinator - Following the annual business meeting, Kristin presented a program & photos of her September 2017 13-day hike on the long distance Cohos Trail in New Hampshire. Read a summary of her hike and Kristin's bio.