Dec. 4, 2016 Early Christmas Ride

We had a new ride this year thanks to Carolyn Weeks and Annamaria Paul. The ride was held in Grafton and was marked with red and gold garland! We had people from Maine and New Hampshire join us on this ride and most were dressed to celebrate the Christmas season. Thanks to our ride sponsor:…

Nov. 6, 2016 Turkey Trot

It wasn’t raining at home, but it did rain in Carver MA at Myles Standish State Forest. But that didn’t stop 43 riders from enjoying the trails, the great food and the search for “turkeys” after the ride. Our lucky turkey winners were Adria Kennedy, Sue Thibedeau, Cindy Ostrowski, Jen Eaton and Leah Kilpatrick. Thanks…

October 30, 2016 Big Pumpkin Ride

  This ride was held out of Upton State Forest and went into town owned land in Grafton. We had wonderful trails that were both a trick and a treat. Treats for both rider and horse were found out on the trails. (Thanks to ride host Karen Flemming-Brooks) We had a lot of riders all…

October 22, 2016 Trail Work Day

  Three members of BSTRA and the Douglas State Forest Supervisor worked on phase I of the bridge project. This bridge will finish up the connections that we worked on this spring where we installed two bridges and opened up a new connector trail from SW Main St. to the Spur Trail that does come…

October 9, 2016 Mt. Jefferson Ride

  Mother nature give us a wet day for this ride. But that didn’t deter the die hard trail riders that showed up to enjoy the trails in Hubbardston MA. A big thanks to Rita and her sister Amanda for providing and serving a nice hot meal for all the riders. And thanks to Bob…

August 28, 2016 Trivia Ride

Thanks to Susan Wheeler for coming up with this idea for a ride and running with it. She and her team came up with a great bunch of questions covering horses (what else??) under knowledge, history, and TV/movies. The questions were posted throughout the ride with multiple choice answers for each one. She was kind…

August 21, 2016 Poker Run

Inman Hill Wildlife Conservation Area was the site for our Poker Run. Riders headed off on an 8.5 mile course and hopefully came back with three cards that were in different locations. Their first card was received when they signed in and they received their last card after they came back in to turn in…