Category Archives: Switching Gears

Trail of the week: The Cable Trail
Switching Gears
July 2, 2015

Trail of the week: The Cable Trail

By Anthony Accurso, Alpine Bike Works “Trail 18,” also known as “The Cable Trail,” is a local favorite at Killington Resort. Located between the South Ridge and Stash areas, “The…

Trail of the week: “Stegosaurus”
Switching Gears
June 17, 2015

Trail of the week: “Stegosaurus”

  By Tony Accurso “Stegosaurus” is one of Pine Hill’s signature trails. This trail can be accessed from the Overlook trail or the Shimmer trail at Rocky Pond, intersection number 37 on…

Switching Gears
June 9, 2015

Vermont gears up for bike season

World-class trails and events draw cyclists from throughout the U.S. From bone-rattling descents to leisurely loops, Vermont’s summer cycling season offers an impressive variety of biking events, set against some…

  • Gearing up for second Gran Fondo
  • Gearing up for second Gran Fondo
Switching Gears
June 4, 2015

Gearing up for second Gran Fondo

Photo provided by Addison County Chamber of Commerce Cyclists climb one of the four gaps traversed during the 2014 Vermont Gran Fondo cycling event. Organizers hope to almost double ridership…

Trail of the week: “Luvin It”
Switching Gears
June 4, 2015

Trail of the week: “Luvin It”

By Tony Accurso “Luvin It” is a fantastic trail located in the Green Mountain Trails system in Pittsfield, Vt. The lower part begins on the fire road at the intersection…

Switching Gears
May 27, 2015

Trail of the week: Rembrant’s Brush

Map courtesy of mtbproject.com By Tony Accurso “Rembrant’s Brush” is a flowing trail at Pine Hill Park in Rutland. It sort of declines in elevation, enabling one to maintain speed with…