Hike / Ruck in Forest Park STL on Saturday 6/17/2023: Join us -- Fun and Free
Ron King - organizer (difficulty 1 out of 5). Join us for a trek in Forest Park STL. Good fellowship, fresh air, and a fun outside activity. And for those interested, a quick overview of the technique and benefits of Rucking (hiking with a weighted pack). Get ready for Summer Adventures.
Alpine Shop: Tips and Personal Shopper Opportunity for Hiking and Backpacking
Rachel - Organizer: Alpine Experts will share info on backpacking and hiking tips with time for Q&A. If you have a specific question, or topic to discuss, please send in advance so our team can cater this discussion to your needs.
Book and a beverage: The Psychology of Money
Join us for an engaging discussion of the ideas from the book The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel. The goal is to share ideas and approaches. Bring your prefered beverage. After the book discussion, we plan go to a Delmar loop restaurant for a bite. See details below.
2023 Camp Innsbrook June 23 to 25th
Ron King - organizer: Difficulty 1 (out of 5). Join for the second annual Innsbrook weekend; for a day or the weekend. For weekenders, stay at Ron's chalet, share Allyssa’s tent palace, or rent a chalet. Highlights include an "adventure challenge” and Frans and Alyssa singing in two part harmony.
Debrief of our 2023 Summit Mt Rainier Trek
Join Ashton, Mike, Joe, and Ron for a discussion of our recent hike to Mt Rainier.
We will share our stories and some photos. Bottom line: Challenging but amazing.
2023 Colorado Alpine weekend and 14er trip - September 8-10 2023
Susan Gerard, Ashton Bergh, Bill Reed - Organizers: Join us for our 3rd annual 14er trip. Specific travel details will be determined based on input from interested members. Pls contact organizers on Slack to participate in the planning.
Devils tower: Sightsee, hike, and maybe summit. Date change -- shooting for October (Premium Members only).
Helga Komen - organizer: Difficulty 4 to summit (out of 5 ). Enjoy the incredible views, do some hiking, and consider joining Helga as she summits. Specific travel details will be determined based on input from interested members. Pls contact organizers on Slack to participate in the planning.
Total solar eclipse April 8, 2024 - Viewing in Southern Missouri
Organizer: Helga Komen. From site https://www.greatamericaneclipse.com/april-8-2024 - If you’ve not seen a total solar eclipse before, .. It is truly a breath-taking sight and you won’t regret traveling to see the Sun’s corona, while you stand in the shadow of the moon..
2023 Grand Canyon Camping 11/30 to 12/4/23 - Dates subject to receiving Permits (MAC Members))
Nick Eastridge & Ron King organizers: Difficulty 4 (out of 5 ). Max 11 people.
Join us for our 2nd Grand Canyon trip. Pls contact organizers on MAC Slack to participate in the planning or if interested in helping to organize this trip. Challenging event.
Backpack camping 101 with Don Halpin 2023 (Tentatively )
Don Halpin - organizer: Difficulty 1 (out of 5 ). Learn the basics about backpacking with an over-nighter. Perfect opportunity to try something new.
2023 Missouri and Mississippi River Canoeing; Tentatively Summer (In planning stage)
Michael Honigfort - organizer: Difficulty 2 (out of 5 ) Canoe great rivers. Specific travel details will be determined based on input from interested members. Pls contact organizers on MAC Slack to participate in the planning or if interested in helping to organize this trip.
Viewing Eagles / Pere Marquette State Park IL (In planning stage for Early 2023)
Patti Williams and Don Halpin - organizers: Difficulty 1 of 5. Join us on a day trip to watch the eagles and share a meal. Specifics will be determined based on input from individuals who are interested in joining. Pls contact Don on MAC Slack if interested in attending or helping to plan this trip.
Bike Across Missouri - Fall 2023
Planning underway - West to East. Plans to start with a social in Kansas City and then take 6 or 7 days (staying in bed and breakfasts along the way). Bikers can do parts or all.