Bike the Barns and Camp-out / Paddle Weekend (B+)
Friday, September 29 @ 3:00 pm - Sunday, October 1 @ 5:00 pm$130
Champlain Valley, 35 mile road bike tour (Sunday 10/1)
Cost $130 pp (less for certain options)
Join us on Sunday October 1 for Bike the Barns, a fully supported recreational road cycling tour supporting the rich agricultural movement of the North Country. This one-day Champlain Valley farm-by-bike experience will feature farm tour stops staged along the route where you can personally connect with the local food revolution.
The experience culminates with a finish line local food celebration complete with a meal, beverages and live music. All proceeds will be used to support local farms and a portion of every rider’s event fee will go directly into the FarmShare Fund
We will be part of a larger group on the bike tour. Those not wishing to do the 35 mile tour can join a 10 mile family friendly tour that also stops at farms.
Leader will arrange campsites at the Ausable Point State Campground on the shore of Lake Champlain for Friday and Saturday night and kayak rentals while available. Options for Saturday include hiking, paddling, touring, or just relaxing on the Adirondack Coastline. Must have your own bike and transportation.
Cost $130 PP includes
- 2 nights campsite at Ausable Point State Campground
- Full day kayak rental on Saturday
- 35 Mile Bike tour on Sunday:
- Support on the route (Flat tire? No worries)
- Event T-shirt
- Finish Line food, drink, and entertainment
- Farm tour stops
Subtract $15 if renting kayak for ½ day
Subtract $50 if not renting a kayak
Subtract $10 if electing the 10 mile bike ride.
Subtract $12 per day (per tent) if not camping
Register with leader Ed Moran, 631-979-2627, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please register as soon as possible while accommodations and rentals are still available. Registration deadline (subject to availability / “while supplies last”) is September 13. Contact leader for payment details, options, questions, etc.