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 4,405 Backpackers

Membership is open to everyone

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Sunday, February 1, 2015 11:00 AM

    Snow Tubing in Mountain Creek, NJ (Kids friendly)

    8 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, February 6, 2015 7:00 PM

    X-C skiing at Olympic Sports Complex in Lake Placid

    20 Backpackers attending
  • Monday, February 9, 2015 5:45 PM

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

    6 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, February 14, 2015 7:00 PM

    Whistler - Skiing/Snowboarding Presidents Weekend

    13 Backpackers attending
  • Tuesday, February 17, 2015 7:00 AM

    Mid-February Winter Presi Traverse

    2 Backpackers attending
  • Tuesday, March 3, 2015 7:30 PM

    Banff Mountain Film Festival 2014 Tuesday showing

    39 Backpackers attending
  • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:30 PM

    Banff Mountain Film Festival 2014 Wednesday showing

    42 Backpackers attending
  • Friday, March 13, 2015 7:00 PM

    Winter Backpacking to Allen Mountain

    19 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, March 14, 2015 7:00 PM

    Lake Louise/Sunshine Village, Banff - Skiing and Snowboarding

    1 Backpackers attending
  • Wednesday, March 25, 2015 7:00 PM

    Spring skiing/snowboarding trip to Utah

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

    Mount St. Helens, Hood and Adams Ski Mountaineering

    4 Backpackers attending
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