Mount Washington Observatory
Mount Washington Observatory is a private, nonprofit, member-supported institution with a mission to advance understanding of the natural systems that create Earth’s weather and climate. It serves this mission by maintaining a weather station on the summit of Mount Washington, performing weather and climate research, conducting innovative science education programs, and interpreting the heritage of the Mount Washington region.
Eastern Mountain Sports is the official outfitter for the Mount Washington Observatory – home of the world’s worst weather. Click here for more information.
Adirondack Mountain Club
The Adirondack Mountain Club is dedicated to the conservation, preservation, and responsible recreational use of the New York State Forest Preserve, and other parks, wild lands, and waters vital to our members and chapters.ADK encourages the involvement of all people in its mission and activities; its goal is to be a community that is comfortable, inviting, and accessible. Click here for more information.
Appalachian Mountain Club
Founded in 1876, the Appalachian Mountain Club promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of America’s Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. We believe these resources have intrinsic worth and also provide recreational opportunities, spiritual renewal, and ecological and economic health for the region. Because successful conservation depends on active engagement with the outdoors, we encourage people to experience, learn about, and appreciate the natural world. Click here for more information.
Connecticut Forest and Park Club
The Connecticut Forest & Park Association is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting people to the land in order to protect forests, parks, walking trails, and open spaces in Connecticut for future generations.With a Staff of experienced conservation professionals and a Board of Directors who strongly support CFPA's mission and values, CFPA delivers programs on Blue Blazed Hiking Trails, Environmental Education, Land Conservation, and Public Policy. Click here for more information.
Green Mountain Club
The mission of the Green Mountain Club is to make the Vermont Mountains play a larger part in the life of the people by protecting and maintaining the Long Trail System and fostering, through education, the stewardship of Vermont's hiking trails and mountains.The Green Mountain Club is the founder and maintainer of the Long Trail – the oldest long distance hiking trail in America. Established in 1910 to build this trail stretching the length of Vermont, the club is a non-profit with more than 10,000 members and reliant on more than 1,000 volunteers annually. Click here for more information.