News

News

  • What does Solvitur Crumpus actually mean? (10/21/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- From Tom Kelleher, in answer to a question posed to the OHA several years ago. The Appalachian Mountain Club huts in the New Hampshire White Mountains are managed by the hut crews. These are full service mountain lodges, serving 2 meals a day, to 34-90 overnight guests. So 2 times a week, each crew person […]
  • OH Steering Committee nominations (10/4/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- The following folks have been nominated to serve on the OHA Steering Committee for 2020. As directed by law, we’re sharing their names in advance of our annual meeting, Fallfest, on 11/2. Speak now, or forever hold your peas. Please join us next month for a full afternoon and evening of socializing, news, and awesome […]
  • Steering Committee Agenda – September 17th 6:30pm at Blue Fuji in Medford MA (9/8/2019) by Jenna Koloski- Agenda for OH Steering Committee Meeting, Sept. 17, 2019, Medford, MA   1)           Treasurer’s Report (Moose) Transition to new treasurer   2)           Cabin (Stroker & Carter Bascom)                               Responses to possible sale of abutting land   3)           EOS Report (Carter)   4)           TFC 100th report (Stroker)   5)           Fallfest Reunion, Nov. 2 (Stephanie Maraldo & […]
  • The legend of Daid Haid/Dead Head (8/27/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- Daid Haid was supposedly found in the Pemigewasset Wilderness by a hiker Goofer or a croo person while bushwhacking through the terrain.  It was believed to be a skull of a Native American.The skull was dropped off at Zealand Falls hut until its demise when it showed up at Ann Dodge’s and Jack Middleton’s wedding. […]
  • Author looking for help with a book (7/15/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- Author Dan Szczesny has sent a message to the OH and can use some help. Hi hutsters, Dan Szczesny, author of The White Mountain. I’m embarking on a new Mount Washington project and am looking for some input, stories and help from some long time hut folks. Three things I was hoping I could get some info/help/interview […]
  • Reunion Video’s uploaded to video archives and to Facebook (7/10/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- Hi all, Doug Shaffer has worked really hard to provide us 8 different videos from the presentations at the 2018 Fall Reunion. They are about life in the huts throughout each decade, 1940’s-2010’s. If you have access, please go check them out at  Facebook at  this link Go to the video’s section on the left […]
  • Missing OH (5/21/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- Hi all, the ‘tator was mailed and returned as undeliverable to the following people: Kyle Johnson, Annie Bellerose,  Kevin Trainor, Tess Issacson, Manuela Neto, Marshall Allard, Miriam Enders, MacKenzie Smith and Nancy Lee Morrell  If you are these people or know how to reach them, we (The OHA) are looking for mailing addresses and email […]
  • You Are Invited! Spring Reunion at the OH Cabin May 18, 2019 (4/17/2019) by Jenna Koloski- SPRING REUNION May 18, 2019, at the OH Cabin Help us carry on Joe Dodge’s tradition of Spring “Brawl” at the OH Cabin – even if we don’t seem to get across the Ellis to play a game of ball anymore. Come meet old friends and new to share food and tall tales. The basics […]
  • Joe Dodge Award Committee seeks an OH member (2/1/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- Are you looking to serve the OHA beyond just paying your dues? The Steering Committee is looking for a volunteer to represent the organization on the Joe Dodge Committee. This appointment is a minimal time commitment, usually no more than 1 or 2 conference calls per year and possibly a meeting at Pinkham. Ideally the […]
  • Help Wanted (1/28/2019) by Kim "Schroeder" Steward- As many of you know, John Meserve (Moose) has been our Treasurer for 30 years. He has done an awesome job but he is looking to retire and hand the baton off to someone else (or to multiple people) and have a bit of overlap with them for training purposes. The ideal candidate would commit […]