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 5,041 Backpackers

Membership is open to everyone

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Friday, July 3, 2015 8:00 PM

    ADK Backpacking: Dix Mnt. 1 night

    7 Backpackers attending
  • Thursday, July 9, 2015 7:00 PM

    Manhattan Beer Garden + Laura's Going Away Party

    13 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, July 11, 2015 7:45 AM

    Poughkeepsie 70 mile bike trip with wine, dinner and swimming hole stops

    16 Backpackers attending
  • Saturday, July 18, 2015 1:00 AM

    One day Pemi Loop hike! 32 miles of amazing views and endless torture.

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

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

    29 Backpackers attending
 
Founded Mar 14, 2006

Organizers:

Francisco, Chris Mayville
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Bill

I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers

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