Leah Brodsky

Social Media Editor
Appalachian Mountain Club
Articles: 5

The Great American Outdoors Act

[07‑Aug‑2020] History has been made! The Great American Outdoors Act (GAOA) was approved by the United States Senate on June 17, 2020 by an overwhelming majority vote, 73-25. READ MORE »

Mountaineering 101: The Basics for Beginners

[06‑Aug‑2020] Ever wanted to climb a mountain? This article is for beginners who don't know how to start. READ MORE »

Appalachian Trail Volunteer Opportunities

[06‑Aug‑2020] Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Appalachian Mountain Club. For example, volunteers keep the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) well-marked and passable. Each volunteer takes responsibility for a 2-4 mile segment of the trail. READ MORE »

The Women of Paddling

[19‑Jun‑2020] The Berkshire (now Western MA) is blessed to have many strong female leaders within its volunteer ranks. This year, two of our officers are women (our vice chair and our treasurer), and women lead our Bicycling, Outings, and Paddling committees. READ MORE »

History of the Northwest Cemetery

[15‑Jun‑2020] Dating back to before the 1800s, the old Northwest Cemetery is a hidden gem in the Apple Valley near Ashfield, MA. Nestled within a border of protective pine trees and surrounded by ancient stone walls, ghostly tombstones rest on the green land. READ MORE »
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