Covered Bridges of Franklin and Lamoille County

08/13/2017 8:45 am - 08/13/2017 8:46 am
1-7 Vermont Rte 108, Jeffersonville, VT 05464, USA 1-7 Vermont Rte 108, Jeffersonville, VT 05464, USA

Leader: Phil; Co-Leader: Tom

The hilly 41-mile loop (M) goes through Eden and Johnson, while the 55-mile ride (M/S) passes more covered bridges in Montgomery Center, returning through Bakersfield.

Jeffersonville Fish and Wildlife Access (3/10th mile north of Route 15 and Route 108 intersection, across the bridge).

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  • 08/27/2017 8:45 am - 08/27/2017 8:46 am

    Leader: Joyce; Co-Leader: Dave

    The 40-mile (M) route goes north to Fairfax, through Buck Hollow into Fairfield, returning via St. Albans. The longer loop (58 M/S) continues into Sheldon. There are potential food stops in St. Albans, Georgia and Fairfax.

  • 09/03/2017 7:45 am - 09/03/2017 7:46 am

    Leader: Brian; Co-Leader: Matt

    A great, challenging ride in New York State. Follow the Ausable River from Port Kent to Lake Placid for the 80-mile (S) option or turn around prior to Lake Placid for the 64-mile (M/S) version. Food stops include Keeseville, Ausable Forks and Lake Placid. Bring money for the ferry. Meet: Burlington Ferry Dock at 7:45 for the 8:10 Ferry.

  • 09/09/2017 - 09/10/2017 All day

    Enjoy a weekend of bike touring in the Northeast Kingdom. You may ride on either Saturday (Moose Country Meandering) or Sunday (Willoughby Wanderings) or do both rides. After the Saturday ride, camping is available at Pat and Tom's house just outside East Burke; early birds get beds or floor space in the house.   BYOB drinks and/or potluck BBQ for anyone who is interested on Saturday afternoon/evening.  There is also the Tiki Bar in East Burke which is not to be missed.

  • 09/09/2017 9:30 am - 09/09/2017 9:31 am

    Leaders: Pat and Tom  -- Day 1 of the NEK Weekend

    67 (S) loop up through Norton and Canaan on routes 114, 102 and 105 with (hopefully) more moose than cars. Meet at the Island Pond fishing access or along Route 195 in front of the Irving store.

  • 09/10/2017 9:15 am - 09/10/2017 9:16 am

    Leader: Joyce; Co-Leader: Dave

    This hilly ride starts out on scenic Pleasant Valley Road with a rest stop at The Cupboard in Jeffersonville. A 45-mile (M) option returns via Route 104 and 128, while the 65 mile (S) option heads north to Bakersfield and then to Fairfield, Fletcher and Fairfax before returning though Westford and Essex.

  • 09/10/2017 9:15 am - 09/10/2017 9:16 am

    Leaders: Pat and Tom  -- Day 2 of the NEK Weekend

    47-mile (M/S) ride up through Sutton and Barton, along the shore of Lake Willoughby and through part of Willoughby State Forest. A 30-mile (M) version of the ride returns to Burke via Route 5.

  • 09/17/2017 7:30 am - 09/17/2017 7:31 am

    Leader: Kevin; Co-Leader: TBD; Metric Century Leader: Lou

    Three rides, all following the same route for the first 25 miles with a food stop in Bristol. The Metric Century is 62 miles (M) via Bristol and Vergennes. The full Century is 100 miles (S) traveling down to the Crown Point Bridge and returning through the Champlain Valley. Those looking for an extra challenge can do the Double Gap Century which is 113 miles and includes the Middlebury and Appalachian Gaps.

  • 09/24/2017 9:45 am - 09/24/2017 9:46 am

    Leader: Brian; Co-Leader: Matt

    Ride 50 or 60 (M/S) miles through the rolling hills around Eden with your choice of a long, gradual climb up Route 105 or a shorter, steeper route on Route 242 up to Jay Peak. This year the route will be done backwards to avoid the traffic we have encountered on Route 100 in the past, as well as the thumpa-thumpa on the downhill for those the long ride.

  • 10/01/2017 10:00 am - 10/01/2017 10:01 am

    Unofficial touring rides have no designated leaders or route. Route is determined by riders who show up that day at the suggested starting location and time.

  • 10/08/2017 10:00 am - 10/08/2017 10:01 am

    Unofficial touring rides have no designated leaders or route. Route is determined by riders who show up that day at the suggested starting location and time.

  • 10/15/2017 10:00 am - 10/15/2017 10:01 am

    Unofficial touring rides have no designated leaders or route. Route is determined by riders who show up that day at the suggested starting location and time. Only starting time is shown in Event listing due to variations in rider speed and specific route chosen.

  • 10/22/2017 10:00 am - 10/22/2017 10:01 am

    Unofficial touring rides have no designated leaders or route. Route is determined by riders who show up that day at the suggested starting location and time.

  • 10/29/2017 10:00 am - 10/29/2017 10:01 am

    Unofficial touring rides have no designated leaders or route. Route is determined by riders who show up that day at the suggested starting location and time.