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AMC huts fun facts

  AMC hut guests consume more than 32 tons of food over the 14 weeks when all eight huts are open for full service.

 Each crew member packs in approximately 53 pounds of fresh food and other supplies to the huts twice a week, covering 1.6 to 4.6 miles with a full pack every trip.

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 All crew members combined will hike in about 3 tons of fresh food and supplies to the huts over the course of three months.

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