Dirty Road-A-Coaster

Adventure Bicycle Ride

Come to Mount Ascutney Resort in Brownsville Vermont to ride a 45 mile course, including 6 off-road (class IV) sections.  The course will be posted online late April/early May.    Read more below, and register online here

Scoring: The Dirty Road-A-Coaster is a timed event. Final times will be posted after the race and online.

Recommended Bicycle: Road, Cross bike, Mountain Bike

Tire Size: 25-35’s        Gearing: Compact 50/34 or Std  53/39     Cassette- 11/28 -11/32

Feed Zones: There will be 2 Feed Zones--zones will be posted once the final course is laid out. Water and snacks will be provided at all feed zones.

Sweep: There will be a support vehicle sweeping the course bringing up the rear and there will be Course Marshalls supporting the major turns on and off the paved sections.

Course Markings: Great pride is taken in the course marking/clarity--the course is marked with arrows at every turn. 

Post Ride Party: Lunch is included with your entry and catered by Chef Kevin Lasko of Vermont Farms Catering, Chocolate Chip Cookies by King Arthur Flour and McNamara Dairy Chocolate Milk.  The catered lunch last year was Vermont all natural beef burgers, Potato Leek Soup,  Chocolate Chip Cookies and Chocolate Milk, it was AMAZING!

Gnar Weasels - Kenda Cup East #4

Ascutney Trails (map)

Each year this event changes venues, and this year, this New England Mountain Bike Race will be held at Ascutney Trails.  The course follows some of the awesome technical trails mountainside, and is an EFTA  (Eastern Fat Tire Association) sanctioned and insured event.  Read more and register here.

2nd Annual Mount Ascutney Rainbow Run

The Climb Fitness Center (map)

Mount Ascutney Rainbow Run

Come join us for the 2nd annual Mt. Ascutney Rainbow Run. Run, walk or hike on some of the beautiful Ascutney Trails while getting showered in multi-colored hues. This fun run is suitable for all ages and fitness levels so grab your friends and family and make sure to join us on July 2nd.

Getting showered with color is optional but having fun is mandatory!

Registration begins: 8:30am,

Run Start: 9:00am

Start at The Climb Fitness Center

Price: $15 day of.   $12 pre-registration *A Portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Brownsville 4th of July Committee

Online registraton begins Friday May 26th: https://rainbowrun2k17.eventbrite.com 

Brownsville Fourth of July Fireworks Fesitval!

Ascutney Trails (map)

Bring your friends and family to enjoy a fun-filled pre-firework community celebration from 5 pm to dusk.  Enjoy good food, music, games, a raffle, vendors, and catching up with friends and neighbors. Fireworks to follow!

For everyone's safety and enjoyment of the event, please no grills and no drones. Also, please pack in/ pack out all trash. 
 

Learn more on Facebook

Rain date: July 5th

Harpoon Point to Point MTB Ride

Ascutney Trails (map)

The Harpoon Point to Point presented by National Life Group is a charity cycling event created in 2002 to raise funds and awareness for the Vermont Foodbank’s mission to end the growing problem of hunger in Vermont.

Harpoon Brewery has partnered with Sport Trails of the Ascutney Basin (STAB) to add a new ride to the Point to Point this year: A 20-mile mountain bike ride including areas of the renowned Ascutney Trails network in Brownsville, VT.  The rider registration fee is $80 (earlybird) + $150 minimum fundraising requirement (due by August 31st).  Read more here.

The ride is a cross-country ride of approximately 20 miles, with scenic dirt road sections connecting lots of technical, classic Vermont singletrack. There's a selection of challenging trails with steady elevation gains, so strong intermediate or advanced mountain bike skills and fitness are required to take on this route. Well-stocked aid stations and a couple of short flat stretches will give you a chance to rest and recharge between climbs.  Read more here.

25th Annual Vermont 50 Mountain Bike/Ultra-Run

Ascutney Mountain Resort (map)

Folks gather the last weekend of September every year to race this challenging and Vermont-Scenic Course. Racers can sign up for a 50 Mile Mtn Bike, 50 Mile Run, 50 K Run, Team Relay and a Free Kids Fun Race!! The race starts and ends at Mount Ascutney Resort, Brownsville VT, and race proceeds benefit Vermont Adaptive

Fore more information visit www.vermont50.com

Lucy Mac 5K-9

Ascutney Trails (map)

This year Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society is again taking their 5K-9 down the road to the trails at Ascutney Mountain in Brownsville, VT. We’re thrilled to be working together for one of Lucy Mac's largest, and healthiest, fundraisers of the year! We’re even more thrilled that our 5K-9 will remain a canine-friendly event.

The 2017 Lucy Mac 5K-9 at Ascutney Trails is scheduled for Sunday, October 1 at the Ascutney Trails in Brownsville, VT.

Click here for registration and more information.

Fall ski trails 'Lopper Fest'

Bring your 'loppers' and help us clear and reclaim some of the old ski trails on the mountain.

More details to come closer to the event date.