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Published on August 11th, 2014 | by Angelo Lynn

RIPTON/GOSHEN  — Tucked in a 16,000-acre pocket of Vermont’s Green Mountain National Forest on the edge of population centers, yet surprisingly remote, are more than 37 miles of designated point-to-point mountain biking trails through the heart [&hellip... Read More

Press Releases

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Peregrine Falcon nesting cliffs reopen for hikers

Published on August 6th, 2014 | by Vermont Sports

From the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department Vermont Fish & Wildlife has reopened the cliffs closed to hiking and access earlier this spring to protect nesting peregrine falcons. “The young peregrines have fledged, and nesting data [&hellip... Read More

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Your fly fishing gear guide

Published on August 6th, 2014 | by Weyland Joyner

Imagine this scenario: On the eve of your annual Vermont fishing trip, your bags are brimming with the latest and greatest in angling technology. Over the past few months, you’ve contacted all the local fly shops [&hellip... Read More

Backcountry Skiing

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Vermont Backcountry Alliance takes next steps

Published on August 5th, 2014 | by Vermont Sports

Alliance joins the Catamount Trail Association; New backcountry zones proposed; Fall backcountry forum planned Green Mountains, VT – In an ongoing effort to create a unified voice for Vermont’s growing backcountry skiing and riding community, the [&hellip... Read More

Reader Athletes


Reader Athlete: Bethany Bosch

Published on August 5th, 2014 | by Phyl Newbeck

Age: 29 Residence: Wallingford Family: Chocolate lab, Guri Occupation: Consultant/Inspector Primary sport: Swimming In 2011, Bethany Bosch was the last swimmer to finish the Kingdom Swim in Newport. She was thankful organizers didn’t pull her out [&hellip... Read More

Reader Athletes


Reader Athlete: Jordan Davies

Published on August 5th, 2014 | by Phyl Newbeck

Age: 72 Residence: Huntington Family: Partner, Cassandra; children, Elisabeth, Tristan and Owen Occupation: Retired; type-designer and painter Primary sport: Cycling Jordan Davies didn’t begin cycling until he was in his 30s, but soon after that he [&hellip... Read More

Rock and Ice Climbing

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Watch out for rock climbing injuries

Published on August 5th, 2014 | by Vermont Sports

By Nathan Endres, MD Rock climbing has become increasingly popular as both a recreational activity and a competitive sport. Rock climbing is a general term that includes multiple forms of climbing- indoor climbing, sport climbing, bouldering, [&hellip... Read More



All Downhill From Here

Published on August 5th, 2014 | by Evan Johnson

Killington — At the 4,241-foot summit of Killington, Ben Colona’s advice to me was straightforward: “If you happen to fall,” he said, “get away from the bike. Jump off that thing and let it go who-knows-where. [&hellip... Read More

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