Author Archives: Caitlin Patterson

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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Callie’s take on an eventful Nationals in Utah

For the past week, Alex, Phoebe, and I have been in Utah for US Nationals. As a side effect of not needing to qualify to attend, it is a great chance to compete against a huge field (including a lot … 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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Hilltop Cabins are Open!

Our Hilltop Cabins are now open! We’re excited to share these new accommodations with Craftsbury Outdoor Center guests. Enjoy the gallery below, which showcases the insides and outsides of the cabins.  

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Junior Rollerski Practice: Agility and Speeds

This past Sunday Pepa brought the Craftsbury junior training group to the school parking lot in Hardwick for a rollerski practice with a focus on agility and speeds.  Also on hand were Pat Guelakis, a Craftsbury sculling coach with a … Continue reading

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June Intro to Biathlon Camp

Craftsbury (and Hosmer Point) hosted a successful kids’ biathlon camp this past weekend, June 12-14th, the 4th annual “USBA Intro to Biathlon” camp for ages 9-12.  The weekend activities were led by COC Biathlon coach Miro Segrt, with plenty 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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