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Recycled Range: cleaning up after biathlon

From coach Miro: During the past season there was a lot of shooting on both of the ranges, summer at Elinor’s and winter at the lower field. Last week, the SBTC and GRP athletes, along with myself collected 70 lbs. … Continue reading

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Daniel Foty shares his view from above

Craftsbury member Daniel Foty reached out to us after we hosted day one of the VT High School Nordic Ski Champs last month. He was flying overhead in his Cessna 172S, about 2500′ up and shared some cool pics of … Continue reading

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A Quieter Side of Skiing in Greensboro

Eric Hanson, Craftsbury Groomer, shares some of the secrets from the Greensboro Trails – a great choice if you’re looking for a lower key experience than our core trails.  The Craftsbury Outdoor Center maintains 30 km of ski trails in … Continue reading

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Craftsbury in the News: Times Argus and the new Lodge

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Scenes from the Dec 13-14 Weekend @ COC

Happy to be able to share some pictures from talented Craftsbury member, John Lazenby. We enjoyed a full winter weekend here at Craftsbury:  hosting BFA-St. Albans high school races on Saturday, a four day Masters’ Camp, some cross training rowers, … Continue reading

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Photo Tour of the New Activity Center and Lodge

In case you missed our Grand Opening of the new Activity Center back in October or haven’t visited the Center yet this fall, you might want to check out our digital tour of the new building. We’re really excited about … Continue reading

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Deconstructing Wilbur’s

If you’ve been around the Outdoor Center much this summer you may have noticed the slow disappearance of Wilbur’s, the building near the hoop houses at the end of Lemon’s Haunt. Wilbur’s is being deconstructed by ReSource and some of … Continue reading

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Garden Harvests

The previous garden post focused on the garden plants and layout, in pictures, but intentionally omitted an important part of the garden – the harvesters!  As mentioned in that post, the garden workers are a crucial part of the gardening … Continue reading

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2014 COC Gardens in Full Swing

The Outdoor Center gardens are bigger and better than ever this summer! There are two main vegetable gardens around the COC campus in addition to a few smaller areas with edibles, and numerous flower beds surrounding most buildings. The main … Continue reading

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Forest Finds

My latest forest discoveries demonstrate the difference between being a ground nester like the white throated sparrow and a cavity nester like the tree swallow. The white throated sparrow nestlings grow faster and hop out of their forest floor nest … Continue reading

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