Saturday, January 10, 2009

ADK Meeting, Tuesday, January 13th

This Tuesday January 13th is the monthly meeting of the Albany Chapter of the ADK. The meeting and accompanying program are held at West Albany Firehouse (Station #1), 113 Sand Creek Road, Albany. Click <> here for a map.
At 6:30 PM, there will be an Education Committee workshop:
Used Gear Sale - Takes the place of the Education Session. Starts at 6:30 p.m. and continues before and after the regular meeting. Bring your used gear and clothing. Label your goods with your name and selling price. Ten percent of the proceeds goes to the Chapter as a donation.
At 7:30 PM, there will be a brief business meeting, followed by the program:
January 13, 2009 - Tackling 'The Grand' Teton by Jean Quattrocchi and Phil Seward. ADK members Jean and Phil decided to try something a bit different. Getting to the top of "The Grand" includes some rock climbing in addition to hiking. Neither is a rock climber. Learn how they prepared with Rock and River in the Adirondacks and Exum Mountain Guides in Wyoming. Even if you have no desire to tackle this one, come see their slides of this spectacular
peak and its environs.
Refreshments will be served.


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