Southern CT

HV NEMBA Rockhouse Trail Work

Date

Repeats every week every Thursday 4 times .
5/30/19 5:30pm

Housatonic Valley NEMBA is building trails at the Rockhouse Hill Sanctuary

HV NEMBA has won a $10,000 NEMBA SIgnature Trail Grant. We will be using this money to greatly enhance the trail system at Rockhouse.

These Trail Building sessions will result in a BIG return. 

We'll meet at 6:30 PM and be done by 8:30. Parking will be in the rear lot of the High School at 61 Quaker Farms Rd.

Everyone is invited. Bring work gloves, a snack, bug spray and water. We'll provide the tools.

No experience is necessary . For more information contact David Herde @

You do not have to be a NEMBA member to take part. You just have to want to see the best possible trails that can be built.

But, why not save time by siging NEMBA's once-a-year Trail Care Waiver ahead of time if you haven't already done so.. Read more about [node:title]

Chapter

Housatonic Valley NEMBA

Trail

Event Leader

David Herde

HV NEMBA Family Ride @ Rockhouse

Event Date

8/31/19 10:00am

HV NEMBA Family Ride Series

Housatonic Valley NEMBA is proud to announce another in its series of Family Friendly rides.

These rides are intended ot be fun for the whole family with the emphasis being on getting kids out on the trails for an enjoyable day in the woods.

They are no-drop rides, sometimes with some skills practice thrown in, where the goal is to finish the ride with more smiles than miles.

Bring: A geared bike, helmet, gloves, snacks & water. And maybe some bug spray.

Start: The rides will start at 10:00 AM.  Please try to get there early so that we can do a kid's bike safety check and get the ride off on time.

This ride will be at George Waldo State Park. It will start at the cul-de-sac at  the end of Perkins Rd, the nearest cross road is Moose Hill Rd.

If you haven't already, sign NEMBA's once-a-year Ride Waiver ahead of time.

Looking forward to seeing you on the 31st.

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Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

All Levels

Ride Types

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Matt Tullo

HV NEMBA Family Ride @ Waldo SP

Event Date

Repeats every week 2 times except Sat Jun 29 2019, Sat Jul 06 2019, Sat Jul 13 2019, Sat Jul 20 2019.
6/22/19 (All day)

HV NEMBA Family Ride Series

Housatonic Valley NEMBA is proud to announce another in its series of Family Friendly rides.

These rides are intended ot be fun for the whole family with the emphasis being on getting kids out on the trails for an enjoyable day in the woods.

They are no-drop rides, sometimes with some skills practice thrown in, where the goal is to finish the ride with more smiles than miles.

Bring: A geared bike, helmet, gloves, snacks & water. And maybe some bug spray.

Start: The rides will start at 10:00 AM.  Please try to get there early so that we can do a kid's bike safety check and get the ride off on time.

The ride will start on Purchase Brook Road, in Southbury, look for the George Waldo State Park sign. 

If you haven't already, sign NEMBA's once-a-year Ride Waiver ahead of time.

Looking forward to seeing you on the 6/22 & 7/29.

    For more information, contact me, Matt Tullo @ mattandmarytullo@gmail.com

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Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

All Levels

Ride Types

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Matt Tullo

FC NEMBA Mianus Love your Trails on National Trails Day

Date

6/1/19 8:45am to 3:00pm

Please join us at Mianus River Park for a hands on celebration of National Trails Day in partnership of FC NEMBA, CCAP & Cannondale!

For latest info, please check our chapter's Facebook feed

http://www.facebook.com/groups/fcnemba/

Park at Red Barn, carpool if you can.
Family friendly event and all levels bike ride after.
Bring sturdy shoes, work gloves, bug spray, snacks and water.
FC NEMBA supplies tools and training.
We will fix up trails, have lunch from Chipotle, and then go for a ride.
Schedule:
8:45 meet
9-12ish dig
12ish-1 eat
1-3 ride

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Chapter

Fairfield County

Trail

FC NEMBA Mianus Trail Work Day

Date

5/18/19 8:45am to 12:45pm

Please join us at Mianus River Park for much needed trail maintenance! Park at Red Barn. Bring sturdy shoes, work gloves, bug spray, snacks and water. FC NEMBA supplies tools. Let's get them trails ready for a new riding season!

Pizza will be served after.

Thank you for giving back!

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Location

Mianus River Park

Chapter

Fairfield County

Trail

Event Leader

Dave Francefort
fcnemba@gmail.com

SE CT NEMBA Tour de Lyme Trail Care Day

Date

5/11/19 9:00am to 12:00pm

Southeastern CT NEMBA Tour de Lyme Trail Day

SE CT NEMBA will help Lyme Land Trust fine tune and leaf blow the Tour de Lyme course trails on Saturday 5/11.

Meet up at Mt. Archer Preserve main lot at 100 Mt Archer Rd and we will split volunteers into work parties.

Depending on turnout some groups may drive to Nehantic State Forest locations.

Bring some work gloves, we will provide our some tools and the Chapter leaf blower.

If you have a leaf blower please bring it along, we are hoping to have two chain saw teams and a few supporting leaf blowers.

Save time by signing NEMBA's once-a=year Trail Care Waiver ahead of time. Read more about [node:title]

Chapter

Southeastern CT NEMBA

Event Leader

Kim Bradley
nembasect@gmail.com

HV NEMBA All Level Ride & Chapter Meeting

Date

5/28/19 (All day)

Housatonic Valley NEMBA Chapter Ride & Meeting

Ride is at Shelton Lakes ride wheels rolling at 5:30 pm or if you will be later, message and we'll figure out where to meet you along the ride.

We'll meet at the Dog Park.  (See map below.)

Mixed surfaces, and depending on group, some may do more single track than others. Lots of options!

Our meeting will be at BAD SONS located at 251 Roosevelt Dr in Derby at 7:30 pm. We'll sit outside for the meeting.

Best to order out food on your way, 203-308-2654.

We may have some pizza since we have a volunteer picking some up, but bring a few bucks to contribute to food and/or bring an appetizer to share.

You do not have to be a member of NEMBA to attend this ride or meeting.

Note: You can save time by siginig NEMBA's once-a-year Ride Waiver ahead of time.

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Chapter

Housatonic Valley NEMBA

Event Leader

Paula Burton
peburton1@gmail.com

Upper Gussy Trail Rebuild

Date

5/26/19 (All day)

Upper Gussy Trail Re-Build

 

Now that the DEEP is finished logging the southern quarter of the forest it's time to rebuild the trail, and who knows maybe make it better.

We'll be meeting at the Echo Valley Parking lot at 8:00 AM and will be done by noon.

Wear sturdy boots, bring gloves, bug repellant, and water.

You don't not have to be a member of NEMBA to take part.  You just have to want to make Gussy's trails better.

You can save time by signing NEMBA's once-a-year Trail Care Waiver in advance.

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Chapter

Housatonic Valley NEMBA

Trail

Event Leader

Mark Lurie
eatsleepfish@gmail.com

SE CT NEMBA Ladies Ride

Event Date

Repeats every week every Thursday 20 times .
4/25/19 (All day)

Southeastern CT NEMBA Ladies Ride Series

SE CT NEMBA will be hosting ladies Ride Series on Thursday evenings at varying location around our region.

These rides will be fun events aimed at getting women out on the trails together.

The rides will start at 5:30 PM. Please try to get there before then so that we can get the rides off on time.

They will be no pressure no-drop fun rides.

For more details like the location of this week's ride or any questions, contact me, Jessica @ 

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Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Jessica Heuschele

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