Tag Archives: trails

Killington Farmers’ Market wraps up season
Local News
October 25, 2018

Killington Farmers’ Market wraps up season

By Susan Durant

It was a brisk afternoon for the final Killington Farmers’ Market of the 2018 season.  A group of friends thought it was the perfect excuse to explore the trails at Mission Farm and end the afternoon at the market.  Four…

Results: Fox US  Open of Mountain Biking
Featured
August 9, 2018

Results: Fox US Open of Mountain Biking

By Paul Holmes

About 250 mountain bike riders attended the USO of MTB at Killington Resort, Aug. 1-5. Some impressive riding was witnessed by crowds of spectators that attended the events.

Results: Grom Bomb Downhill Boys/Girls 7-9 years old

1. Zack Harper, 24th overall, 2:17.45 2….

Off the peak!
Featured
August 2, 2018

Off the peak!

The USO of MTB downhill course excites athletes, fans

By Polly Lynn Mikula

KILLINGTON—“Killington Resort has built an impressive new downhill track coming off Killington Peak, the second highest peak in Vermont,” said USO co-founder and event director Clay Harper.

The USO track, called…

U.S. Open  Athlete Profiles
Local News
August 2, 2018

U.S. Open Athlete Profiles

Dakotah Norton

Age: 26 From: Davison MI but resides in Knoxville, Tenn. Years riding: 4 years.

Why I ride? I love riding downhill, but the life that my bike has made for me is amazing. Traveling around the globe and riding with my friends has…

FOX US OPEN 2018 Event Schedule

FOX US OPEN 2018 Event Schedule

Wednesday, Aug. 1

All Day GT Downhill track walk, K-l Peak/K-l Gondola 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Bike Park open for freeriding 12-5 p.m. Racer registration open, K-l Base Lodge 2-5 p.m. KMBC Bike Bum, Middle Step It Up 6-9 p.m. Bike Bum/US Open Welcome Party, Snowshed…

Riders to compete for speed and style

Riders to compete for speed and style

By Polly Lynn Mikula

KILLINGTON — “The US Open is more than just a race, it’s a big mountain bike party for the whole family featuring vendors, live music, a bonfire and races for all levels,” said Justin Pill, events and sponsorships manager at Killington…

Trek to Taste celebrates National Trails

Trek to Taste celebrates National Trails

Saturday, June 3, 10 a.m.—WOODSTOCK—What do farm fresh food, hiking, arts and crafts, fiddle music, yoga in nature, ice cream, and wood-fired pizza all have in common? They are all part of the ninth annual Trek to Taste to be held on National Trails Day,…

Route 100 bike trails to grow with new funds
Uncategorized
May 18, 2017

Route 100 bike trails to grow with new funds

KILLINGTON—Killington’s Parks and Recreation Department has a received $45,000 grant from the the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation. The Recreation Trail Program (RTP) 2017 grant will aid in the construction of 5.3 miles of mountain bike trails located on Route 100. Additionally, the…

News Briefs
April 19, 2017

Mud Season is here, some trails closed on public lands

The Green Mountain Club (GMC), maintainer of Vermont’s Long Trail and Vermont’s hiking trails advocate, along with the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (FPR), manager of State Forests and Parks, and the Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF) have announce the return of mud…