Listing of All Fireworks Shows in Vermont for July 4th, 2016 Holiday

If you love fireworks as much as I do, you will want to see as many firewords shows as possible. Here are the dates and times of all (or most) of the fireworks shows in Vermont for the July 4th, 2016 holiday. July 3rd 7/3 – Burlington Waterfront, 9:30pm, Burlington 7/3 – State House Lawn, 9:30pm, Montpelier […]

Paying it Forward – A Scavenger Hunt by Bicycle to Aid the Burlington, Vermont Food Pantry

On November 22, 2015 I participated in ‘Cranksgiving’ which was a bicycle scavenger hunt to purchase items for the Burlington food pantry. Sixty four of us collected 1,209 pounds of food, including 37 turkeys. This is a large increase compared to the inaugural event in 2008 which yielded 227 pounds and 2 turkeys. We averaged […]

Green Mountain Getaway Fundraiser for MS: Burlington, VT 2014

Green Mountain Getaway is a bicycling fundraiser event for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. This flagship event will take place this weekend, August 2nd and 3rd, 2014. The event begins at the University of Vermont campus in Burlington. Loops will fan out up to 100 miles from the starting point. The route options are: Saturday: 50, […]

2014 Charity Bike Rides in Vermont

There are several Vermont Charity Bike Rides to enjoy this summer. Vermont is such a beautiful place to enjoy and viewing it ‘up close and personal’ from a bike is very special. You see so many things that you would never notice in a car – including the wonderful scents and sounds of nature. This […]

Tour de Heifer Bicycle Tour Photos

Still smiling after a tough day on the trail – 60 miles in the Tour de Heifer bike tour. This event was held in the Brattleboro area and included a few farms which were visited as part of the tour. Wish I had my mountain bike as half of the ride was on dirt or […]

Lund Bicycle Tour 2014 Photos of Scenic Vermont

On June 1st, I completed the 55 mile Lund Bike Tour. This was a fundraiser benefitting the Lund organization which helps at risk families in the Burlington area. It’s programs include counseling pregnant teenagers, adoption services, child care, school completion, substance abuse treatment which allows children to reside with their mother during the treatment process, and many […]