Online Presale Tickets Live! Backcountry Film Festival, Saturday 3/9! PS: It’s snowing in Bennington!

Posted on Posted in Blog

It’s snowing out in Bennington! Tickets are now live! Get yours in advance today for Will Call at the door! Come celebrate the backcountry experience, or learn what it’s all about with us! Tickets : https://batsvt.org/events/bcfilmfest/ Facebook page event updates #BATSvt #BenningtonOutdoors #ShiresofVermont #SoVT#NorthernBerkshires #snowshoenationals2018 Winter Wildlands AllianceBackcountry Film Festival Dutch Hill Alliance of Skiers and HikersThunderbolt Ski Runners Green Mountain Club Bennington

Read More »

VOREC Updates

Posted on Posted in Blog

We were happy with the late October VOREC Meeting in Arlington. We look forward to more collaboration between community organizations and existing groups to support and sustain outdoor recreation and stewardship of our recreational spaces. Read more about the Vermont Outdoor Recreation Economy READ ALL the comments from the statewide meetings and other updates here:

Read More »

Hunting Season Updates & Events List

Posted on Posted in Blog

View this original e-news Hunting Season Reminders | Trail Updates| Regional Volunteer Opportunites & Events We just really want to get the word out about trail use during hunting season since some folks have been asking. Some trail closures will occur starting with Youth Deer Weekend. Currently during Archery Season, nothing is closed, but people maybe actively hunting

Read More »

Bennington Townwide Trail Map is Live

Posted on Posted in Blog

We love maps! Kudos to all involved in creating the Townwide Trail Map which residents and visitors can find  on the Bennington Chamber website or in person at the Chamber. See the Bennington Chamber’s Facebook Live video about it from 6/29 (BELOW). Find the BATS Trail map and trail user guidelines here. Many of the other mountainous

Read More »

BATS in UpCountry Magazine

Posted on Posted in Blog

 BATS and Bennington events are featured in the new publication, ‘UpCountry’! Learn what BATS is all about and become part of our outdoor community!  Our website and FB will list volunteer trail work days, group rides/runs/clinics, and events throughout the year. Stay tuned for details forthcoming about our big  Trail Mix event on May 6th! In the

Read More »