Green Mountain Club | Waterbury Center, VT

Green Mountain Club

4711 Waterbury-Stowe Rd
Waterbury Center, VT 05677
Click here for phone number(s) Local: 802-244-7037


The Green Mountain Club (GMC) primarily cares for the Long Trail. Additionally, GMC's advocacy and education efforts help to safeguard Vermont's many other hiking trails. Our volunteers & staff teach low-impact practices & safety skills that outdoor enthusiasts use whenever they hit the backwoods.

Membership Information

Benefits of Membership:

  • A subscription to the Long Trail News, GMC's quarterly magazine
  • Discounts on GMC merchandise, workshops, and publications
  • Special deals at participating retailers, inns, and B&Bs
  • Regular updates about events, including Annual Meeting and the Snowshoe Festival
  • The pure pleasure of hiking on a well-maintained trail and supporting its ongoing preservation

At-Large Membership: Members support the mission of the club and general operations. Includes the option to participate in trail maintenance and management through a variety of club-wide programs, including adopting a section of trail or a shelter, serving on a committee, volunteering as caretakers, and members are welcome to participate in section events.

Section Membership: A GMC section is a local chapter that maintains a designated portion of the Long Trail System. In addition to the regular benefits of membership, GMC section members receive section updates via newsletters and online listings for local hikes, trail work trips, and other events.

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