1st and 3rd Trail Work Sundays

Like the trails on Mount Anthony? Please come join us and pitch in! 9:30AM-12:30PM every 1st and 3rd Sunday. Meet at 9:30 am at the Upper Parking lot at Southern Vermont College UNLESS otherwise noted in the weekly reminder posting. Check our News on the web, or Facebook for any updates. If you volunteer regularly, […]

1st and 3rd Trail Work Sundays

Like the trails on Mount Anthony? Please come join us and pitch in! 9:30AM-12:30PM every 1st and 3rd Sunday. Meet at 9:30 am at the Upper Parking lot at Southern Vermont College UNLESS otherwise noted in the weekly reminder posting. Check our News on the web, or Facebook for any updates. If you volunteer regularly, […]

Bike to the Farmer’s Market and Updates from the BATS Cave

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Saturday, September 29, 2018 – Ride Your Bike to the Bennington Farmer’s Market Pop Up Event Exercise, fresh air, and fresh local food! What’s better than biking the farmer’s market? The first 20 people who bike to the farmer’s market (helmets encouraged) will receive a FREE maple lemonade from Running Brook Sugar Shack.  If you want […]

1st and 3rd Trail Work Sundays

Like the trails on Mount Anthony? Please come join us and pitch in! 9:30AM-12:30PM every 1st and 3rd Sunday. Meet at 9:30 am at the Upper Parking lot at Southern Vermont College UNLESS otherwise noted in the weekly reminder posting. Check our News on the web, or Facebook for any updates. If you volunteer regularly, […]

From the BATS Cave…

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BATS Board Meeting – Tuesday, 9/11/18 Highlander Bicycle, 160 Benmont Ave, Bennington Open to the public. Current and past BATS members encouraged to attend! Help us shape out current and future visions (and trails)! Wednesday Night Ride – 5:15pm! Highlander Bicycle This week we will stick to the “usual” route and bike up Dewey Street, to […]

May- Turkey Hunting Season

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Trail Use Reminder-Youth spring turkey hunting weekend is April 28 and 29 this year, and the regular spring turkey season is May 1-31. Hunting is allowed until noon each day. The land south of SVC is actively hunted – please stay off of those areas until afternoon in May!  Thank you! The BATS Board of Directors […]

Freeze/Thaw Cycle Reminders

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Freeze/Thaw Cycle Reminders: 1) Avoid trails if too muddy 2) If icy, please wear traction on your shoes or have studded tires on your bike. 3) Please avoid making trails wider or short-cutting trails. 4) Go out before trails get muddy, earlier in day or later in the day. Read our updated Trail Use Tips […]

Mini-Maps and New Parking Signs Up

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BATS has slowly been working to improve signage at other trail access points. We have updates to do on the trails this winter so in spring we can focus on trail improvements and junction signage. This mini-map is at the upper “Garlic Fest” field tract on our map. A second mini-map is below the SVC ball […]