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Rivendell Trails Association
PO Box 202
Fairlee, VT 05045

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Join us for the ...
9th Annual RIVENDELL RAMBLE

Saturday, September 28th

10K and 3K Trail Runs ~ Morning Hikes ~ and Lunch

This is the RTA's major Fundraising Event of the Year!
RAMBLE Registration Form

SUGGESTED DONATION
$10 Student
(under 10 free with adult)
$20 Adult
(18 and over)
$35 Family
(2 or more people, any age)

REGISTRATION
To pre-register return the completed RAMBLE Participant registration form. To guarantee a special RAMBLE t-shirt at the event price forms must be received by September 13th. Registration will also be available the day of the event.

10K / 3K RUN COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
The 10K (6.2 mile) course follows the Cross Rivendell Trail in West Fairlee from Bloodbrook Road to Westshire Elementary School. The course passes through fields and forest and takes place primarily on trail surfaces which may be rocky and uneven. Short sections include Class IV and town roads. The race ends in West Fairlee at the Westshire. The 3K course follows the same route described above and starts at Middlebrook Rd.

HIKE DESCRIPTIONS
The 5.0 mile hike (moderate-difficult) begins at Parker Rd and ends at the Westshire Elem. School. This is the longest uninterrupted section of the CRT with views along the ridge above the Ely Mine. The 1.2 mile interpretive hike (round-trip) to Patterson Mtn in Vershire will be led by the Upper Valley Land Trust (UVLT). This section of the CRT is known locally as the Sally Drew Trail. Learn about the history of the trail and conservation in the area. A great hike for families with a nice view from the top.

EVENT SCHEDULE
10K (6.2mi) Trail Run
Same-day registration begins at 8:00am Last shuttle to start at 9:15am, race at 10:00am

3K (1.9mi) Trail Fun Run
Same-day registration begins at 8:00am Last shuttle to start at 9:15am, race at 10:00am Great for young runners and families!

5.0 mile Hike from Parker Rd to Westshire
Same-day registration begins at 8:00am Shuttle to trailhead leaves at 8:30am Hikers return to Westshire by foot

1.2 mile Hike (round-trip) to Patterson Mtn
Same-day registration begins at 8:00am Shuttle to trailhead leaves at 9:00am Hikers return to Westshire via shuttle for lunch.


PARKING &
SHUTTLE BUS INFO

All event parking is at the Westshire Elementary School on Route 113 in West Fairlee, Vermont. A shuttle bus will bring trail runners and hikers to starting locations.

Event Support (trail work, transportation, etc)
Rivendell Interstate School District (RISD)

The Mountain School, Vershire

Twin State Radio Club

Upper Valley Land Trust

Westshire ATV Club

RTA Members, Volunteers, & Board

RAMBLE T-Shirts
Special RAMBLE T-shirts are available with registration Shirts are white, short-sleeve, and made of wicking material ~ perfect for running and hiking on the trail!

Shirt Pricing:
$12 for RTA Members
$15 for non-Members

Refer to the RAMBLE registration form for details.



COME and EAT
We provide light snacks
(apples, trail bars, etc)
for runners & hikers
-and-
beginning at
11:30am a
FREE LUNCH

FOOD DONORS
Food generously provided by

local businesses and individuals ...

EVENT MAPS

10K / 3K Map

Explore the entire 36-mile CRT using an
Interactive Online Map
(best with high-speed internet connection
)

How you can Help
Volunteer to help at the Ramble ... we need people to help with LUNCH, at checkpoints along the trail, and more ... for more information or to volunteer please contact Trail Coordinator Andy Boyce ( aboyce@rivendellschool.org )

Click Here for 2012 RAMBLE RECAP page:

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The Cross Rivendell Trail is a joint project of the Rivendell Trails Association (RTA) and the Rivendell Interstate School District (RISD)