Northfield Mountain
Nordic Ski Patrol

National Ski Patrol Logo The Northfield Mountain Nordic Ski Patrol (Northfield, Massachusetts) is an organization of volunteer first responders trained and nationally certified in winter safety, outdoor emergency care, cross country skiing, land navigation, mountain travel, search and rescue, and winter survival.

Telluride Mountainfilm On Tour Coming to Amherst
Posted February 12, 2014

Telluride Mountainfilm

Telluride Mountainfilm On Tour returns to Hampshire College in Amherst on Saturday, February 28, 2015! Mountainfilm focusses on culture, environment, and extreme adventure. The best of short, prize-winning films tour the country. Those screened in Amherst will be selected from this list.

Great River Challenge Triathlon at Northfield Mountain
Posted September 6, 2014

Great River Challenge Triathlon

Northfield Mountain welcomes paddlers, runners, and mountain bikers to the Great River Challenge Off-Road Triathlon. Athletes in 13 categories may enter one or all three events. Take a look at the course maps, visit the Great River Triathlon webpage, and read the article in The Recorder. The date is Sunday, September 28th.

EMS Hadley Club Days and Members Sale
Posted August 23, 2014

EMS club day

Eastern Mountain Sports in Hadley will hold its semi-annual Club Days from Friday to Sunday, October 3 to 5. Members of outdoors organizations receive a 25% discount on all EMS© brand items and 20% off almost everything else. Bring your NSP card to qualify.

Avalanche Level 1 Course “Avalanche Foundations” Module
Posted July 30, 2014

avalanche The Western Massachusetts Region will host an Avalanche Level 1 Course “Avalanche Foundations” Module on October 25 (Saturday) at Northfield Mountain. Significant pre-course study is required, but otherwise the course has no prerequisites. Students planning to proceed though to the next module (up north, during the winter) must have back- country ski gear. See all details at:

Orienteering Meet at Northfield Mountain
Posted May 4, 2014

O-logo The New England Orienteering Club will hold an event at Northfield Mountain on Saturday, May 31. Races begin at 9:30 in the morning and continue through the day. For more information and registration, visit the event website.

AMN Returns to Northfield Mountain in September
Posted March 26, 2014

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Eastern Division Avalanche, Mountain Travel & Rescue, and Nordic instructors will convene at Northfield Mountain for a weekend of seminars and skills refreshers, the fifth time here in eight years. The hardy participants will camp at Barton Cove Friday and Saturday nights. Join them if you dare! The dates are Saturday & Sunday, September 20 & 21.

The 2011 event was featured in the Winter 2012 issue of Ski Patrol magazine.

Keep up to date on the weekend’s program by visiting the AMN14 website.

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