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Fall Intro Rock Trip: Red Rocks

We got out this weekend for an intro trip to Red Rocks, MA. We had a great time top-roping some fun climbs and we had some more experienced members get in a couple nice trad leads as well! Trip participants were Remi Yang, Erik Tamre, William Bloxham, Christine Tian, Nick Bobbs, Ivan Ivanov, Ali Monfre, […]

Cabin Update – March 27, 2014

March 27, 2014 Harvard Cabin Mountaineers, Hello everyone and Happy Spring! Good News…Winter is just getting started! Bad News…the final weekend of the 2013/14 Harvard Cabin season is on-tap! Thanks to everyone for another fantastic season! It’s hard to believe it’s over…again. The season seems so short…it feels like we just got here! Many thanks […]

Cabin Update: November 26, 2014

November 26, 2014Harvard Cabin Mountaineers, Harvard Cabin opens for the 2014-15 Season on Monday, December 1st, 2014! Well, folks, it’s that time again…time to enjoy time on a windy mountain and catch-up on the latest conditions and cabin news from one very long-winded caretaker. After an awesome summer in The Sprinter, Marcia and I are […]

Summer Trip Proposals Due December 24

If you have climbing and mountaineering dreams you want to see come true, the HMC summer grants can help make that happen. All you need to do is find other HMC members who share your dream and write a quick trip proposal (directions found here; examples found here). Applications are due December 24th and the […]

Daks Trip Jan 18-25 2015: Learn to Ice Climb and Have an Adventure!

We’re pleased to announce our annual trip to the Adirondacks will be taking place Jan 15-21. The trip is a great opportunity to ice climb, ski, hike, and enjoy the great outdoors in the winter. The cost is a $20 registration fee and $20/day. This includes food, lodging, and equipment, but not gas. Money is due […]

Cabin Update – January 17, 2014

January 17, 2014 Harvard Cabin Mountaineers, Happy New Year and Happy Friday! We hope everyone had a great holiday season. Despite mid-week celebrations, New Years at the Harvard Cabin was as festive as usual. The cabin was full, the party was vibrant and everyone stayed safe and had a good time. It’s hard to believe […]

Cabin Update – April 10, 2014

April 10, 2014Harvard Cabin Mountaineers,The 2013/14 Harvard  Cabin season has come to a close. Once again, a lifetime of lighthearted and often hilarious memories crammed into a whirlwind four months! A great many thanks to all Harvard Cabin guests, friends, and regulars, The United States Forest Service Snow Rangers / The Mount Washington Avalanche Center, […]

Cathedral, November 2014

We had three cars head out to Cathedral this past weekend. In attendance were William Bloxham, Nicholas Joseph, William Spearman, David Migl, Daniel Bridgwater, Rishi Reddy, Erik Tamre, David Hu, Claire Stolz, Eugene Kwan, and Rajko Radovanovic. We split up into three groups: one went up Funhouse and Upper Refuse, another climbed at the North End, […]

HMC Summer Trip: The North Cascades, 2008

The North Cascades: Trip Overview by Dunbar Carpenter The Harvard Mountaineering Club has a long and illustrious histo­ry of activity in the mountainous regions of North America, a his­tory that today’s club both reveres and struggles to live up to. In recent years, the HMC has had considerable success as a climbing club, as we […]

Spring Intro to Trad 2014 – Gunks

This spring there was a concerted effort within a faction of the club to begin leading trad. Materials were distributed to learn the basic theory behind anchor making and placements. Theory was then followed by an Intro-to-Intro to Trad trip to Crow Hill and an Intro to Trad trip to the Gunks. The second weekend […]