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 4,636 Backpackers

Membership is open to everyone

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Friday, April 10, 2015 7:00 PM

    Spring skiing/snowboarding in Killington weekend 1

    8 Backpackers attending
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015 5:45 PM

    Volunteer orientation for Sierra Club's NYC ICO- get out hiking with kids!

    8 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, April 24, 2015 7:00 PM

    Spring skiing/snowboarding in Killington weekend 2

    8 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, May 16, 2015 6:00 AM

    Post Brooklyn Half Marathon beach day

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

    Mount St. Helens, Hood and Adams Ski Mountaineering

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

    Great Range Traverse

    25 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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