Congratulations on joining Vermont’s hiking community! You’re now part of a 9,500-member community that protects and maintains more than 500 miles of Vermont trails. Your membership comes with the outlined benefits.
- Renew your membership online.
- Email to update your contact information, section affiliation, or membership level, or call (802) 241-8325.
What benefits does your membership include?
- 20% discount on GMC merchandise and publications.
- 20% discount on GMC rental cabins, and 24-hour early access to reserve Bolton Lodge and Bryant Camp.
- Free overnights at caretaker sites on the Long Trail. Non-members charged a $5 fee at each site.
- Deals and discounts with our partner retailers, inns, and adventure experiences.
- A subscription to GMC’s quarterly magazine, the Long Trail News.
- Monthly updates about upcoming events, seasonal tips, and trail suggestions.
- Access to outings, trail work trips, and social events with your local chapter as a Section Member. More info below.
You are also eligible for discounts and deals on lodging, retail, and adventures from our partners:
- Best Western Plus Waterbury – Stowe, Waterbury: 15% off regular rate (excludes holiday dates, blackouts may apply). Contact: (802) 244-7822
- Commodores Inn, Stowe: 25% off lodging, year-round. Contact: (800) 44-STOWE
- Fitch Hill Inn, Hyde Park: 10% off lodging. Contact: (802) 888-3834, (800) 639-2903
- Golden Eagle Resort, Stowe: 10% off lodging and use of health spa; excludes holidays. Contact: (802) 253-4811
- Grunberg Haus, Waterbury: 10% off lodging; call to schedule possible hiker pickup at Long Trail Duxbury Road Trailhead in Bolton. Contact: (802) 244-7726
- Maple Terrace Motel, Williamstown, MA: 5% off all room types for midweek nights (Sun-Thurs, excludes holiday periods and fall foliage season); free hiker pickup at Long Trail trailhead in Williamstown, MA, with confirmed reservation; laundry available; complimentary continental breakfast. Contact: (413) 458-9677
- The Old Stagecoach Inn, Waterbury: 10% off standard rates, except special seasons. Contact: (800) 262-2206
- Red Clover Inn, Mendon: 10% off for GMC cardholders; excludes holidays. Reservations are recommended. Contact: (802) 775-2290
- The Lodge at Spruce Peak, Stowe: 20-40% off for members. Contact: (844) 367-1672
- StoweBound at the Lodge at Spruce Peak, Stowe: additional 10% off the already discounted 20-40% Lodge at Spruce Peak rate, two night minimum (excluding holidays) using code: StoweBound GMC. Contact: (800) 639-1990
- Stone Hill Inn, Stowe: 10% off for members. Contact: (802) 253-6282
- Stowe Cabins in the Woods, Waterbury Center: 10% off for members. Contact: (802) 244-8533
- Stowe Motel & Snowdrift, Stowe: 10% off year-round on rooms. Contact: (800) 829-7629
- Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, Stowe: (non-holidays) 10% off rooms, Spa (Mon – Thurs), Charlie B’s & Winfield’s food. Contact: (802) 253-7355
- Athletic Brewing Co: 25% off members’ first purchase of Athletic Brewing’s award-winning brews. Email [email protected] for discount code.
- Backcountry.com: 15% off full-priced items as well as a dedicated Gearhead, Ryan Potts, to provide concierge-level service. Some exclusions apply. Free returns/exchanges. More details. Email or call Ryan with a picture of your membership card to get started: (801) 619-7471, [email protected]
- First Run Ski Shop, Stratton: 10% off non-sale items. Contact: (802) 297-4321
- The Mountain Goat, Manchester Center: 10% off for members. Contact: (802) 362-5159
- Outdoor Gear Exchange, Burlington: 20% off services and rentals year-round. During twice-annual Club weekends, 10% off merchandise storewide (some restrictions apply), with an additional 10% being donated back to GMC. Contact: (888) 547-GEAR
- Ursack: 15% off. Email [email protected] for discount code.
- Boundless Journeys – Stowe, Worldwide: Small-group Adventure Travel, 15% savings on the land cost of any scheduled, small-group tour (cannot be combined with other savings offers or reduced single supplement). Contact: (802) 253-1840
- Jay Peak Resort, Jay: 15% off Splash-and-Stay packages (non-holiday); discounted lift tickets during GMC Awareness Days. 2020 prices are $61 lift tickets Sundays, $51 lift tickets Mondays on dates: January 12, 13, February 9, 10, March 15, 16. Contact: (800) 451-4449
- Mad River Glen, Waitsfield: Half-price lift tickets during GMC Weekend. 2022 dates: January 8 & 9. More details to come! Contact: (802) 496-3551