April 29, 2017 Park Serve Day

On Park Serve Day we worked with the Department of Conservation & Recreation (DCR) on a section of the Southern New England Trunkline Trail (SNETT) between Aldrich Street and Chocolog Street in Uxbridge. This section was overgrown and had a number of trees down. This workday entailed a lot of sweat equity for our morning’s…

April 9, 2017 March Madness Ride

Ok, how did we end up with a March Madness ride in April? Just ask mother nature. She wasn’t giving up the snow this year. We had a nice day for our first ride of the season. A short 4 1/2 mile jaunt through the trails at Douglas State Forest was a nice jump start…

April 22, 2017 West Hill Dam Trail Work Day

This was our 24th annual trail work day at West Hill Dam in Uxbridge MA. This is Army Corps of Engineers property. On this overcast morning we had 19 people plus our fearless leader Viola Bramel. Our volunteers for this work day were: Mark Kaminski         Crysanda Boisvert Becky Kalagher       Terry Forgue Sheila Guimond       Sue Quirk…

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…