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Mountaineering Committee offers Spring Classes

AMC Berkshire Chapter- Mountaineering Committee

Spring Classes

May 16-17, Sat-Sun, Introduction to Top Rope Rock Climbing: Basic Instruction in climbing, belaying and general safety. Come and have fun on the rocks! Discounted fee to AMC members.
(Fee- $60 for AMC members, $50 AMC Young people members, $75 Non-AMC members) Prior experience not required. Gear is available. 50% deposit required 1 week in advance. Leader - Bill Kopell 588-8315 or

Outdoor organizations unite to help visitors enjoy the outdoors

On Saturday, April 26th, outdoor organizations in the Pioneer Valley will gather together to showcase all the ways you can explore the outdoors. This coalition of 30 local outdoor and environmental organizations is offering the Second Annual Pioneer Valley Outdoor Fair in and around Kittredge Hall at Holyoke Community College. The event is free.

New AMC Berkshire Website Under Construction

The update of our website is in process. The new design features a more modern layout to complement the many new items of interest that we expect to add. Over the coming weeks we will be finishing the pages that currently have no content. If you find missing content or broken links please contact the Webmaster at since it may be that the content has been moved to a different page or we missed something in the move from the old website.