Many thanks to Tom & Jassy Bratko and Bob & Stephanie for marking trails and providing lunch for this ride sponsored by New England Drywall.
Annual joint ride with Scantic Valley Riders & Drivers and sponsored by Ocean State Equine Associates.
Five very hard working volunteers, 1 chainsaw, numerous loppers and a hand saw, did some serious trail work to prepare the trails on Pell Farm (Grafton) for the upcoming Big Pumpkin Ride. Thanks to Becky Kalagher, Joyce Sandvik, Suzanne Nicholas, Bill Knott, and Katherine Petersson.
Sponsored by Ron’s Body Works, our first “Day of Versatility” event was held at Stone Arbor Farm with a large turnout of participants.
Sponsored by Tourbillon Trailer Sales. This year, more than 70 of us gathered for this event which raised money for BSTRA’s trail projects — our largest turnout yet and our most successful to date.
Sponsored by The Mane Place. Beautiful weather, great turnout, lots of drama! See the write up in the October issue of The Bugle.
Sponsored by Stone Arbor Farm. At Upton State Forest, the Hawaiian luau theme was everywhere— the registration table, the leis handed out to attendees, the many creative costumes for horse and rider, and the fabulous lunch of homemade Hawaiian food accompanied by island background music.
Sponsored by Dean Bank. Our annual pot luck ride was a veritable feast with all the different dishes. We had riders from five states: New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island.
Sponsored by Canterbury Automotive. What a perfect weather day occurred for this year’s ride! No humidity, pleasant temps, and a steady breeze added up to a rare day. Twenty-six riders participated, enjoying the scenic trails and splashing in the salt water.
Many thanks to Matt and Lisa Domnarski for allowing us to ride out of their farm to enjoy the trails in Ware and Palmer (MA). And thank you to Joan Lowbridge-Sisley for putting this ride together and doing all the work for it! Sponsored by Savers Bank.