August 26, 2019

         Ode on a Grecian Urn
             John Keats, 1819
“What men or gods are these? What maidens loth?
What mad pursuit? What struggle to escape?
               What pipes an...

August 21, 2019

The trail day is happening Saturday August 24th.  Last month we made great progress on the State Park Connector Trail, but there's still lots to do, so we're gonna keep the momentum going.  Meet at the Brownsville Trail parking lot at 8:30.  Again, the project will be...

August 19, 2019

 No, not that Woodstock.

When I pick a spot for us to go riding
I expect that not all will agree
That this is the ride to bring folks out of hiding
New faces to join you and me

But, when I say that this week’s just might be the one
I think most of you will back me up

August 14, 2019

The Ragnar Relay Race runs Friday through Saturday, August 16th and 17th.  The three loops of the race involve the extent of the network on the mountain, so all trails will have to be closed for the duration, reopening Sunday morning.  The 4-mile Swoops and Loops netwo...

August 13, 2019

Here’s the situation:
The poet’s on vacation
So, don’t expect to find
very much of a rhyme
But you can bet that I’m
Planning you a real good time

If you miss this ride, you know you’re gonna be sorry
‘Cause we’re starting out the evening with a ride to the quarry

August 8, 2019

Ascutney Trails are closed this Saturday (Aug. 10) for the Point to Point rides. Swoops and Loops trails (4 miles at Mt. Ascutney State Park) will be unaffected.