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Batten Kill Valley Runners

The Batten Kill Valley Runners are a running club that supports running and racing on the roads and trails of beautiful Southern Vermont. They organize group runs and races throughout the year and help support other organizations that sponsor running events. Everyone is welcome to come out and run with the group on Sunday mornings […]

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Green Mountain Club

The Green Mountain Club is the founder and maintainer of the Long Trail–the oldest long distance hiking trail in America. The public is welcome to join them for weekend hikes on various sections of the Long Trail. They also host organized bike rides and trail volunteer opportunities. View the full schedule online.

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Group Road Rides

Join Battenkill Bicycles this summer for a local favorite, Thursday Night Road Ride. The group meets outside the shop each Thursday at 5:30pm. Appropriate for intermediate bicyclists and up. Also look for Tuesday social rides, also at 5:30pm, for a more relaxed outing.

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Make-A-Wish Maple Leaf Half Marathon

This run traverses gorgeous Vermont landscapes and takes runners from downtown Manchester to picturesque village settings, to country roads past farmlands, and back to the finish, all during the breathtaking early stages of fall foliage. Sep. 7, 2019

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Northshire Civic Center

Southern Vermont’s premier ice and special events facility with public and private ice skating on the area’s only Olympic-size rink. Available for birthdays and private rentals. Hockey leagues, skate rentals and lessons on site. 18 hole disc golf course open to the public. View the full schedule of outdoor summer events including sports, exhibitions, and […]

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Susan G. Komen Vermont Race for the Cure

Our mission is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Experts estimate that as many as one-third of women dying of breast cancer today could be saved without a single new medical breakthrough. That’s why we take a two-pronged […]

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The Vermont Challenge

Vermont’s Top Rated 4-Day Tour August 15 – 18, 2019 The Tours of the Vermont Challenge are now experienced-led scenic rides at a fraction of package tours. This year’s tour is limited to 100 riders so don’t delay and register today. You’ll still experience four glorious days of riding through some of the most picturesque […]

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Vermont Summer Festival

The Vermont Summer Festival will return to Harold Beebe Farm, nestled in the hills of Southern Vermont in East Dorset, VT, for six weeks of diverse offerings for hunter, jumper, and equitation competitors from July 2 through August 11, 2019. After celebrating its 25th anniversary during the 2018 season, the Vermont Summer Festival is preparing […]

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West River Trail Run

7th Annual West River Trail Run Londonderry & Jamaica, Vermont Saturday, June 1, 2019 The West River Trail Run is an annual run and FUNdraiser to benefit The Collaborative’s long-standing programs like the Afterschool Program, Summer Camp, and Refuse To Use Program. The full 11 mile trail run starts at the South Londonderry Depot and […]