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    BATS Trail Work Sunday (1st & 3rd)

    9:30am-12:00pmBennington, VT

    Time for some trail work! BATS will be holding trail work events on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month from 9:30 am -12pm now through the end of fall.  Like the trails on Mount Anthony? Please come join us and pitch in! In the coming weeks we will be working on a new section of trail off of Halloween Tree.

    Meet at 9:30 am at one of the following Meeting Locations:
    9/3- due to Garlicfest, meet at the Southern VT College Fieldhouse parking lot (not designated trail parking, but permission given for this date)
    All other dates- Meet at the Camelot Village parking lot closest to Fox Hill Drive

    Meet at the SVC Mansion/Upper parking lot at 9:30 am.

    Wear appropriate footwear and clothing for trail work. Gloves recommended. Bring water, snacks, and your bike or running/hiking shoes for a ride, hike, or run afterwards! We have tools, but a few extras can come in handy. If you have a small folding saw, loppers, or digging tool (pickmattock, put them in your trunk in case we need them (Check out this list of the 25 best trail building/maintaining tools)!

    Please note that any and all changes to the trail system on Mount Anthony must go through the Bennington Area Trail System first. We are a small, non-profit dedicated to building and maintaining sustainable trails. If you have ideas and want to help, BECOME A BATS MEMBER, or COME VOLUNTEER and talk to us about your ideas!