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Craftsbury Conversations: Audrey Mangan

Glad to share this interview of Craftsbury JR Coach, Audrey Mangan  from GRP Rower Liz Vogt. Audrey’s unmistakable ever-present smile and friendly hello are a welcome addition to the Craftsbury community. Audrey joined the junior coaching crew this spring and … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Rocks Race to the Top of Vermont!

Last Sunday, a group of Craftsbury juniors made the trek to Stowe to compete in the annual Race to the Top of Vermont. The race winds its way up the Toll Road on Mt. Mansfield, gaining over 2500 vertical feet … Continue reading

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2016 West Hill TT Round One

This past week kicked off the 2016 summer training season for the Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club masters group. After easing in Wednesday with a light version of our traditional circuit strength, the crew assembled at the foot of West Hill … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Month- Garden Fresh Caprese Salad

There is technically still one day left in the month of August, so we figure it’s not too late to post our Recipe of the Month. It’s especially not too late to post a recipe this good; it’s all about … Continue reading

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Why Ski?

Allison Van Akkeren was kind enough to share some writing from her Sterling College students in the Advanced Cross-Country ski class as part of their final project of a Nordic ski handbook. Pretty inspiring – perhaps you should get out … Continue reading

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BKL Festival: Parent Photo Gallery

Images from Saturday in Waterville. 2014 CL relay – Thanks BKL parents for sharing with us! You can find more pics online as well – click thru here. Chris Young: Paul Bierman: Paula Davidson:

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A White Thanksgiving

This year, we were thankful for a white Thanksgiving! In addition to perfect conditions on the 2k man-made snow loop, mother nature provided just enough ntural snow for us to pack down 17k of our core trails with the snow machine. … Continue reading

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Songbird Monitoring at the COC

This summer a new conservation program was started at the Outdoor Center. We have joined the Vermont Center for Ecostudies’ Forest Bird Monitoring Program (FBMP) which was initiated in 1989. The FBMP’s goal is to track long-term changes in populations … Continue reading

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Eggs in a Nest: Bernd Heinrich talks Birds at Craftsbury

Noted naturalist, biologist and author, Dr. Bernd Heinrich spoke to a crowd Monday night in the Dining Hall on a dark and stormy night. Amid flashes of lightning and with nearby trees crashing down in the violent winds, Dr. Heinrich … Continue reading

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Breiland and Brodhead in VTSports

Some familiar faces in the July issue of Vermont Sports – sculling coach Erik Breiland and Ski Director John Brodhead. Erik is the Reader-athlete of the Month, and John is interviewed to recap the Mad Triathlon.

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