Welcome to the New York Backpackers!

We're a club of outdoor enthusiasts who come together for day hikes, weekend backpacking trips, and longer excursions. We love all outdoor sports such as rock climbing, ice climbing, kayaking, alpine, nordic, or telemark skiing, snowboarding and biking.

We love all seasons but we especially love the winter.

Our Club provides all kinds of adventures year round. Please check out our past events and sign up future events.

Participants include adult men and women of all ages and physical condition.

We're 4,871 Backpackers

Membership is open to everyone

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Friday, May 22, 2015 6:00 PM

    Memorial Weekend High Peaks Traverse (backpacking)

    5 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, May 22, 2015 10:00 PM

    Memorial Day Weekend @ Baxter State Park & Acadia NP

    3 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, May 29, 2015 5:00 PM

    Mount St. Helens, Hood and Adams Ski Mountaineering

    4 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, May 29, 2015 7:00 PM

    End of May skiing in Killington

    3 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, June 6, 2015 8:00 AM

    70 mile leisure bike ride Brooklyn to Brewster with beer stop

    27 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, June 12, 2015 9:00 PM

    Biking in the Finger Lakes

    15 Backpackers attending
  • Thursday, June 18, 2015 7:00 PM

    Beer Garden time!!!

    15 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, June 19, 2015 7:00 PM

    Adirondak Loj camping trip

    38 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, June 20, 2015 6:00 AM

    Great Range Traverse

    42 Backpackers attending
  • Sunday, June 21, 2015 7:00 PM

    Sweden's Kungsleden (shorter version)

    2 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, July 25, 2015 8:00 AM

    Haute Route

    1 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, October 9, 2015 6:00 PM

    Leaf peeping trip to the Adirondacks, Columbus Day Weekend (Turkey Day Canada)

    11 Backpackers attending
 
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Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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