Category Archives: cycling

Timber Harvest 2017

In our second year of harvesting timber from an area of active trails, our small and efficient team comprised of LaBounty Timber Harvesting, Northern Forest Conservation Services, LLC, and the COC leadership are already improving upon our long-term Forest Management … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Summer Bike Club

Every Wednesday afternoon during summer at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center, the wide swath of the “upper soccer field” swarmed with bicycles. If you stumbled upon this scene unexpectedly, you might wonder, is there a race about to happen? What draws … Continue reading

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VT3 Photo Gallery

We were stoked to host the VT3 last weekend! Thanks to all the racers who came out to ride, especially those who bucked up and raced all three days in Hardwick, Victory, and Craftsbury. Also big thanks to our sponsors: … Continue reading

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Hardwick Bike Festival

On the first Sunday of October, a big crew of COC staff headed down to Hardwick for an afternoon Bike Festival. Held at Atkin’s Field, the site of Hardwick’s newly built biking pump track, the Festival was primarily a kids’ … Continue reading

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JR/BKL bikers at 12h of Millstone

This summer we’ve worked hard to include more biking opportunities for the junior ski kids, and it’s been a BLAST! At the end of July, some of the participants and families competed in Barre, at the 12 hours of Millstone, … Continue reading

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Gravel Ride: Glovers via Dirt

In celebration of Glover Day coming up this weekend, we’ll do a bit of pre-riding of the (in)famous Tour de Glover course, as well as exploring some of the beautiful high meadows that hem the villages of West Glover and … Continue reading

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Gravel Ride: Gravel to Greensboro

This week’s ride:  Gravel to Greensboro. The name says it all for this ride, best suited to those with a bit of fitness and confidence.  The ride starts at the Center, sending you up and over the Common. Make mental … Continue reading

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Gravel Grind of the Week

Hotter than a humid New England summer day? Gravel road biking. Tons of folks are (re-) discovering the road less traveled across North America. There are few better places with more options for experiencing this quieter, more adventurous form of … Continue reading

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Bridges to Adventure

The summer of building and bridging continues at the Center. Thanks Dylan’s portable mill, the builders have been kept in materials all summer long. Some of the work is stuff that was long overdue – like this section of boardwalk … Continue reading

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The Only Way to Travel

Sculling Camper Manfred Kuchenmuller and his wife, Margaret joined us just prior to Labor Day weekend for a week of sculling camp. The couple from British Columbia showed us all how to be green, arriving at camp via their tandem … Continue reading

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