Southern CT

Housatonic Valley NEMBA Friday Night Flow Ride

Date

5/31/19 6:00pm

Housatonic Valley NEMBA Friday Evening Flow Ride 

Friday night flow!

Check out the trails at South Kent School, loctaed at 40 Bulls Bridge Road in South Kent. - jumps, berms, rollers, & tech built by Brooke.

Stop by Housatonic River Brewing on the way home. Bring some snacks to share.

Email me, hvnemba@gmail.com a couple of days before to get the SKS release form .

Park at the gym.

Save tine by signing NEMBA's once-a-year Ride Waiver if you haven't already done so. Read more about Housatonic Valley NEMBA Friday Night Flow Ride

Chapter

Housatonic Valley NEMBA

Event Leader

Paula Burton
hvnemba@gmail.com

HV NEMBA New Year's Day Ride

Event Date

1/1/19 (All day)

New Trails in the New Years Ride, HVNEMBA

Tues. Jan 1 South Kent, CT

HVNEMBA has permission to ride on new, private, machine built trails built by Sinuosity in South Kent.
This is the first of its kind trail system in CT.
Intermellow pace, good for fit beginners also.
Enjoy the rollers and berms!
Approx . 8-10 miles or a couple of hours riding.
You must preregister and sign a liability release to get directions to trails.
Great way to start the new year!
Bad weather or bad trail conditions may cancel.
 
Oh, did I mention table tops?
 
Contact Paula Burton peburton@aol.com for more info.

Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

All Levels

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Paula Burton

FC NEMBA Apres Novembre Ride

Event Date

12/1/18 10:00am to 12:30pm

Please check for any last minute updates on FC NEMBA page before heading out for this ride!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/fcnemba/

Re-enactment of Apres Turkey Ride in balmier conditions!
Adult intermediate and expert, juniors intermediate to expert, no drop. We will split into groups ranging from fast and furious to intermediate, intermellow, social, antisocial, dawdling and diffident.
Not beginner friendly territory.
A bike clear of mechanicals and a fitting helmet is a must, as are plenty of snacks and liquids, tools, a correct size spare tube, and temp appropriate breathable sheddable packable clothing.
​Meeting 9:45, wheels down 10AM at Lower Dodgingtown Road lot, at the very end of Dodgingtown Road past the pond, at approxim. 198 Dodgingtown Rd
Redding, CT 06896
41.347091, -73.359866
Overflow parking in Upper Dodgingtown lot, where the bathroom is. Read more about FC NEMBA Apres Novembre Ride

Location

Huntington SP Lower Dodg lot

Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

Intermediate
Advanced-intermediate
Advanced

Ride Types

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Monika Stokes

HV NEMBA Holiday Open House & Fundraiser

Date

12/12/18 6:00pm

2018 Housatonic Valley NEMBA Holiday Open House and Fund Raiser

HV NEMBA will be having it's Holiday Fund Raiser and get together at Class Cycles in Southbury CT.
 
Join us for some food, fun, and holiday cheer. We will be raffling off awesome prizes and all monies raised will go into bettering our local trails.
 
For more info contact, Paula Burton peburton@aol.com
 
You do not have to be a member of HV NEMBA to attend.
 
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Chapter

Housatonic Valley NEMBA

Event Leader

Paula Burton
peburton@aol.com

FC NEMBA Apres Turkey Ride

Event Date

11/23/18 9:45am to 1:30pm

Check for any updates on our chapter's FB page

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

Come ride off the pie! Wheels down at 10 AM.
Adult intermediate and expert, juniors intermediate to expert, no drop. We will split into groups ranging from fast and furious to intermediate, intermellow, social, antisocial, dawdling and diffident.
Please note that while the tail will be chill, this is not beginner friendly territory.
A bike clear of mechanicals and a fitting helmet is a must, as are plenty of snacks and liquids, tools, a correct size spare tube, and temp appropriate breathable sheddable packable clothing.
​Meeting 9:45, wheels down 10AM at Wells Hill Road lot, off Kellogg Hill Road - go past where pavement turns to gravel, approximate address 199 Wells Hill Road, Easton, CT 06612, GPS 41.238612, -73.335564. Read more about FC NEMBA Apres Turkey Ride

Location

Troutbrook Valley Wells Hill Rd lot

Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

Intermediate
Advanced-intermediate
Advanced

Ride Types

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Monika Stokes

SE CT NEMBA Trail Build @ Hartman Park

Date

11/18/18 10:00am to 2:00pm

Hartman Park Trail Build

137 Gungy Rd, Old Lyme, CT 06371-3210, United States

Please bring your works gloves, safety clothing/equipment, tools, and muscles to help support the Town of Lyme Open Spaces re-route a section of the Goodwin Trail in Hartman Park. We will provide a detailed planned as we approach the work day but tasks will involve trail closure of the previous trail route, re-blazing (using Goodwin Trail placards), and potentially some limited trail development. 

Please meet in the vicinity of the powerline right of way and we will direct volunteers to work zones. 

NEMBA) requires a signed waiver for all participants. If you plan to participate in this work day, you can complete the waiver here:
https://www.smartwaiver.com/splash/17029/   Or, you can sign in at the event.

(Use the “TRAIL CARE” button.)

If you’re under 18, please ask your parents/guardian to do this, as they can sign for you.

Please let me know if you have any questions! Thank you,

Kim

  Read more about SE CT NEMBA Trail Build @ Hartman Park

Chapter

Southeastern CT NEMBA

Trail

Event Leader

Kim Bradley
nembasect@gmail.com

3rd Annual Thankful for SE CT NEMBA Ride & Meeting & Toy Drive

Event Date

12/8/19 (All day)

Southeastern CT NEMBA Thankful Ride & Toy Drive

 
SECT NEMBA has so much to celebrate with an incredibly successful year. We have greatly increased our membership, had many great rides and events, established a solid core group of volunteers and stewards who have put in countless hours to maintain our trails, establish excellent working relationships with our land managers.
Now it is time to come together to ride and celebrate! Join us for a mountain bike ride at Hartman Park in Lyme, CT. The ride will start from 57-149 Gungy Rd. in Lyme.  (Google maps can't be exact.)
Then come to the Bradley's House to enjoy some good food and beverages and great company!  
 
We will combine the event with a short Chapter meeting but spend most of the afternoon socializing and discussing what our goals are for 2019!!
 
Bring Toys!  This will also be a Holiday Toy Drive.  Bring an unwrapped toy or toys and don't forget teens also need toys.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mountain Bike Ride

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Short Chapter Meeting & Celebration at the Bradley's House

  Sign NEMBA's Annual Ride Waiver ahead of time. Read more about 3rd Annual Thankful for SE CT NEMBA Ride & Meeting & Toy Drive

Chapter

State

Maine

Ride Level

All Levels

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Kim Bradley

HV NEMBA Intermellow Ride @ Woodbury

Event Date

Repeats every 2 weeks every Tuesday until Thu Apr 18 2019 .
4/4/19 (All day)

Housatonic Valley NEMBA wil be hosting an intermellow ride at Hop Brook in Middlebury. on 4/4 and 4/14

An intermellow ride means intermediate terrain at a mellow pace. It will be a fun-no pressure, no-drop ride.

For more details, time and directions, contact Bill @ wlake40@yahoo.com

Save time by signing NEMBA's Annual Ride Waiver ahead of time.

 

  Read more about HV NEMBA Intermellow Ride @ Woodbury

Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

Advanced-novice
Intermediate
Advanced-intermediate

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Bill Lake

HV NEMBA Rockland Intermellow Ride

Event Date

10/6/18 (All day)

Housatonic Valley NEMBA wil be hosting an Intermellow field trip ride, Rockland in Madison.

All are invited - you can go at your own speed if you like following the numbers. Paula will be leading the intermellow paced group.

An intermellow ride is intermediate terrain and a relaxed pace.

Hope you can join us.  :-)

For more information, starting times etc,  contact Paula Burton peburton@aol.com  Read more about HV NEMBA Rockland Intermellow Ride

Chapter

State

Connecticut

Ride Level

Advanced-novice
Intermediate

Ride Style

XC

Ride Leader Name

Paula Burton

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