Peter Walker obituary

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | April 1, 2024
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Peter Brockway Walker  Beloved husband of Cynthia A Walker, father of Paul and Mark Walker and grandfather of Dallas H.K. Walker,  died peacefully at home in Asheville, North Carolina on the evening of December 16, 2023 at the age of 92.   Born January 31, 1931 in Boston, Massachusetts to Wallace Haynes Walker and Isabella Brockway Walker,  he…

Cornell MacDonald Grout obituary

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | April 1, 2024
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Cornell MacDonald Grout 1931-2023 Cornell MacDonald Grout, Don, died peacefully and well cared for on October 19 th 2023 while surrounded by his loving family at Hospice of Jefferson County, in Watertown, New York. Born December 17 th 1931, in Albany, New York to Emily Cornell and Harold MacIntyre Grout, Don attended Harvey School through…

OH Meet-up at the Shannon Door Pub in Jackson 5/3/24

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | March 12, 2024
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Originally the work weekend at the cabin was going to be on Saturday 5/11 and we were planning an OH meet-up for Friday 5/10 at the Shannon Door Pub in Jackson (the Oak Lee, for some of you). In light of the fact that the work weekend has been moved to 5/4, the meet-up will…

OH Spring Reunion and cabin clean-up May 4th, 2024

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | March 9, 2024
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OHA Annual Spring Reunion and Potluck-Saturday, May 4 th, 2024 from 9am til “whenever” although the grills will shut down at 2:00 pm Come on up to the OH Cabin and let’s welcome the arrival of spring! We will be gathering again to get the cabin ready for the summer months ahead, followed by a…

Betsy Byrd Obituary

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | February 23, 2024
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Please see this link for the obituary for Betsy Byrd. In September 2023, she was publicly recognized for her decades-long dedication to the AMC Hut System and was named “Honorary OH- Madam Secretary”.

Phil Preston Obituary

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | February 1, 2024
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Philip Preston (OH), 84, died November 16, 2023 at his home, the Homestead Farm in Ashland, New Hampshire. In addition to his own stint on the 1956 Madison Springs Hut croo, Phil was part of a outdoors-loving family with a long pedigree in the Huts…

George DeWolfe Obituary

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | January 22, 2024
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The landscape photographer George DeWolfe, OH, died on July 2, 2023 at the age of 78. As a young man, George climbed in the Alps and Tetons, among other ranges, before finding a welcoming home in the Whites and at the AMC in the early 1970s , where he worked at Tuckerman and was AMC’s first artist-in-residence, a position that combined two of his greatest passions; mountains and photography.

Old Man legacy fund plaza pavers purchase has been completed

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | January 17, 2024
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2/2/24 update. The fund-raising for the two pavers has come to completion with $1,300 being raised. The OHA will be purchasing two pavers. Thank you to all who donated and supported this effort.  After enjoying Brian Fowler’s presentation at Fall Fest 2023, several OH stopped and visited the Old Man of the Mountain Plaza and…

Minutes from 11.14.23 Steering Comm. meeting

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | January 7, 2024
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OHA Steering Committee Meeting Minutes, November 14, 2023 Called to Order: 6:33pm Attendance: Steering Committee Present: Emma “EB” Brandt, Jesse Carlson, Al Kamman, Jared Liu, Anne-Laure “AL” Razat, Lawrence “Stroker” Rogovin, Kimberly “Schroeder” Steward, Deirdre Vander Schaff, Doug Shaffer, Bethany Taylor, Gerry Whiting Steering Committee Absent: Carter Bascom, Phoebe Howe Guests: Bill Barrett (phone), Brian…

Steering Committee meeting via Zoom-Tuesday January 9th, 2024 6:30 pm

By Kim "Schroeder" Steward | January 6, 2024
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Agenda for OH Steering Committee Meeting, January 9th, 2024 6:30, via Zoom https://us06web.zoom.us/j/3105879688?pwd=bW1NQUxnNUZPaURCdi9EdXBtM3hkQT09 Or Phone: 929‐205‐6099, Meeting Number: 3105879688#, Passcode: 780291# Secretary’s Report (Jared Liu) Approve Minutes for 11/14/23 Bylaw changes Treasurer’s Report (AL Razat) Cabin Report (Emily Benson) Road repairs Long-term parking solution Fallfest (Phoebe & Stroker) Featured speaker(s)? Honorary Member nominations? Term Limits…