Month: June 2016

Maryland’s Best Hikes?

I’m sure most of us in the Mountain Club are aware of these – but it’s still worth a look. It’s s a nice overview of a dozen attractive spots in Maryland, with some great pictures. These 12 Hiking Spots

Posted in General Hiking Or Environmental News

Virginia’s Best Hikes?

This was compiled from social media, which is hardly the best medium to evaluate hikes. And some of the hikes here are very short. But the list includes some of Virginia’s better overlooks – which will be familiar to many

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Hike Report : High Rock Graffiti cleanup

On 1 June 3 MCM members plus 3 volunteers from REI went to the High Rock area for a second graffiti removal session. This was further testing and learning on how to do this in remote areas away from support

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Reminder – Club Picnic & Annual Meeting – June 11th

REMINDER: The MCM picnic and annual meeting is June 11th. from 4 – 6:30, at the McKeldin Area of Patapsco Valley State Park – Pavilion 576. Directions are in the Trip Schedule. The picnic will be an early dinner, catered

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Special Presentation – Climbing Everest

Friday October 14 at 7:00 pm – Special Presentation – Climbing Everest The 1989 American Expedition to Mt. Everest with Ken Frick. Hear Ken’s fascinating story with photos as a member of the 1989 American Everest Expedition. He will discuss

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