Come celebrate spring with the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Western Massachusetts Chapter as we hold our first Spring Festival celebration on Sunday May 22, 2022, from 9am until 4pm. We want to share with you what we do as an AMC chapter and give you a chance to explore AMC’s beautiful Noble View Outdoor Center located in Russell MA. Get tickets now!
The day will start with a variety of guided outdoor activities including a bike ride, hikes, and paddling from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM. These morning events will be held in and around Noble View, and require registration on outdoors.org. See event details here:
- Morning Paddle at Russell Pond
- Wildlife Track and Sign
- Noble View Waterfalls Hike
- Easy Bike Ride Starting in Downtown Westfield
- Compass Fundamentals
- Single Pitch Climbing
The ticketed afternoon event starts at 11:30am and continues until 4pm. Get your free tickets on Eventbrite. Attendees will be invited up to Noble View for a trail lunch and have an opportunity to visit exhibits and demonstrations offered by our various activity committees. The afternoon will culminate with a recognition of our amazing volunteers.
Spring Fest will be held rain or shine, so dress appropriately for the weather. Some morning activities may be canceled due to rain (registrants will be notified if that happens). Parking is available on site but limited, so please carpool when possible and follow signs and attendants’ directions. We recommend that you bring water bottles and folding chairs so you can relax on the grounds.
This event is open to all and free of charge. Advance registration is required for all morning events and the free afternoon event is limited to 300 people.
See you at Noble View Outdoor Center on May 22nd!