August Camp 2023
Mt. Hood

Camp Dates 2023

August Camp 2023 will be located on a brand-new site in Oregon!  We’ll be camped on private land between Sandy, OR, and Mount Hood Village, only about an hour’s drive from Portland International airport, making this one of the most easily accessed sites Camp has had in many years.  We will have access to great hiking in sections of the Columbia River Gorge and around Mount Hood, and in the Mt Hood National Forest.  There is easy access on foot to the Sandy River.

Week 1 July 15-22

Week 2 July 22-29

Week 3 July 29- August 5

Week 4 August 5-12

We are currently accepting applications for our waitlist. 

2023 Camp Pricing

$1650 for members

$1980 for non-members

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August Camp is the longest-running tradition in Appalachian Mountain Club’s history, dating all the way back to 1887.  The location of camp changes every year, ranging from Maine to Washington and many points in between.  Learn more about why so many people return year after year to be part of such a unique summer camp experience – exploring nature, hiking, meeting new friends and sharing the day’s adventures surrounded by the beauty of North America.

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Mt Rainier - Joe Nanfara
North Cascades by Bill Steinmetz 2018
Columbia River Gorge photos by Lennie Steinmetz
Olympic Peninsula Holly Adams
Crater Lake - Janine Brancale
Whistler Monika Jeager