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AMC Gorman Chairback Lodge and Cabins

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I've been to many of the AMC and other New England huts systems to fat bike, hike, and x-country ski over the past several years. By far, Gorman Chairback provides the best overall experience from start to finish! Despite the warm conditions, the croo did...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Our 3-day stay at Gorman Chairback was a great pleasure. Brent and his staff were hospitable and helpful, everything worked without a hitch - luggage transportation, cabin setup, trail grooming, lodge amenities, meals. Speaking of meals, Abigail is a great chef: gourmet-level breakfasts and dinners,...More

Thank Cepera
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Brent and his crew were amazing. Top notch service. Super hospitable the sauna rocked, perfect after a day of skiing. Can't wait to go back for the hunting. Good was incredible. Much more than I expected.

Thank Pieter A
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Two friends and I just finished a lodge-to-lodge cross country ski trip in the AMC 100 Mile Wilderness. Gorman Chairback Lodge was a definite highlight. Brent and the rest of the staff were great hosts, the food was delicious, and the accommodations simple but comfortable....More

Thank aaronwotoole
Reviewed 6 March 2018

This was my first time to an AMC hut, and Gorman more than exceeded my expectations! When we arrived, the service was great, they greeted us like old friends. The lodge itself was built in 2012, so very new and clean. It had plenty of...More

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CFitzfromNC
28 February 2017|
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Response from Kgerig | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I can't say 100% but the black flies are typically late June/early July. I don't think you should have a problem in Sept. But might make sense to call the AMC hut and ask. I just did a hut to hut x country trip... More
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MarcNewYork37
29 July 2016|
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Response from mmmguinness | Reviewed this property |
We have AT&T and had zero coverage in the entire area, not just at the lodge. The wifi in the main building is not great but enough to get some basic info or check email. It was heaven!
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MarcNewYork37
2 July 2016|
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Response from AMC L | Property representative |
Hi MarcNewYork37, thanks for the question! Yes there is swimming, the lake is beautiful! There is also canoes that are free and available for guests to use
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"If it is cold outside, put a kettle with water or snow on the wood stove to humidify the air."
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"The bunkhouse is a great budget choice, but the cabins facing the lake have incredible views."
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"Book a cabin overlooking the lake - unless you need a bathroom in the cabin, then switch to one of those."
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"cabins on lakefront"
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