UPCOMING EVENTS

  • MAC Workshop: Planning 2023 - Our future is up to us.  12/7/22 Zoom Meet
    Wed, Dec 07
    https://wustl.zoom.us/j/94632827660
    Workshop lead: Ron King. In this workshop we discuss best practices in New Year's planning. The organizing theme is to take tried-and-true ideas from business planning and apply to personal planning. Common sense approach.
  • Day Hike at Forest Park and Rucking demo
    Sat, Dec 17
    Forest Park Fish Hatchery - Grand Drive
    Ron King organizer: - Difficulty 1 (out of 5 ). - Distance 4-5 miles (but can adjust as hikers prefer). We will discuss Rucking: (1) What it is and (2) why it is a great exercise.
  • Books and Ideas session: "A case for Bitcoin" by Brian Estes of Off the Chain Capital
    Tue, Jan 10
    https://wustl.zoom.us/j/92863200373
    Join Brian Estes of Off the chain capital for a positive perspective on bitcoin. Brian, an expert on Bitcoin is a Wash U EMBA alum.
  • Ski / Snowshoe in Vail Colorado - February 10, 11, and 12, 2023
    Fri, Feb 10
    Vail
    Ashton Bergh, Michael Honigfort, & Bill Reed - organizers: Difficulty 2 (of 5). Specific details will be determined based on input from interested members. Pls contact organizers on Slack to participate in the planning or if interested in helping to organize this trip.
  • 2023 Summit Mt Rainier - (Trip full)
    Wed, May 31
    Location is TBD
    Ashton Bergh & Ron King - organizers: Difficulty 5 to summit (out of 5 ). Join us on this most remarkable adventure. Specific travel details will be determined based on input from interested members. Pls contact organizers if interested in learning more. Challenging event.
  • 2023 Colorado 14er trip - September 8-10 2023 (Location TBD)
    Fri, Sep 08
    Leadville
    Susan Gerard, Ashton Bergh, Michael Honigfort, 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.
  • Total solar eclipse April 8, 2024  - Viewing in Southern Missouri
    Mon, Apr 08
    Location is TBD
    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 Spring - Signal Mountain TN:  In planning stage
    Time is TBD
    Signal Mountain
    Frans Vanoudenallen and Alyssa - organizers: Difficulty 1 (out of 5 ). Visit Frans at his new house in Signal Mountain. Details to be provided.
  • 2023 Grand Canyon Camping  11/30 to 12/4/23 - Dates subject to receiving Permits (MAC Members))
    Time is TBD
    Coconino County
    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.
  • 2023 Camp Innsbrook June 16 to 18th (MAC members only)
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Ron King - organizer: Difficulty 1 (out of 5). Join us for the second annual weekend at Innsbrook. Specific travel details will be determined based on input from interested members. Pls contact organizers on Slack to participate in the planning or if interested in helping to organize this trip.
  • Devils tower: Sightsee, hike, and maybe summit. June 1-4, 2023 (Members only)
    Time is TBD
    Devils Tower
    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.
  • Backpack camping 101 with Don Halpin  2023 (Tentatively )
    Time is TBD
    Hawn State Park
    Don Halpin - organizer: Difficulty 1 (out of 5 ). Learn the basics about backpacking with an over-nighter. Perfect opportunity to try something new.
  • Viewing Eagles / Pere Marquette State Park IL  (In planning stage for Early 2023)
    Time is TBD
    Grafton
    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.
  • 2023 Missouri and Mississippi River Canoeing; Tentatively Summer (In planning stage)
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    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.