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Sunday December 22, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides - Sunday 12/22/19 - Adult Seat
SOLD OUT - ALL SEATS HAVE BEEN PURCHASEDIt's lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you...We're delighted to offer horse drawn wagon/sleigh rides on the beautiful backfields at Hard'ack. The sleigh is a rustic box sleigh with hay bale seating. Each ride is about 20-30 minutes long, includes a blanket, Hot Cocoa, a little holiday magic and will take you through beautiful Vermont Scenery. A perfect way to celebrate the winter holiday season with family, friends and out of town guests! Whether it's a sleigh or wagon ride will depend upon the conditions and is at the sole discretion of the driver. Either will be a delight. Bundle up for the season and bring a blanket and your favorite hot beverage to make it a truly enjoyable event. Payment can be made on line but you must contact the office to reserve your specific ride time.  Sleighs leave about every 30 minutes. 524-1500 x *266 Kelly, *268 Andrew or k.viens@stalbansvt.comIn the event that field and or trail conditions are unsafe for the horses, the driver may alter course of ride so that ride may take place on streets around Hard'ack.  That decision is made the day of the ride.
Saturday December 28, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Nordic Skiing Clinic - 1 Day Clini
Join us on December 28th after the BFA Nordic Skiing alumni race for a clinic put on by Collegiate level skiers and BFA alumni. This clinic will provide instruction for both beginner and intermediate junior-high nordic skiers. The course will start with the basics of nordic skiing and progress based off of everyone’s skill levels. There are several fun activities planned including a relay race, agility course, and some on-ski games. The goal of this program is for participants to have a fun time while improving their skiing ability and to build their knowledge of nordic skiing.This clinic will take place at the Hard'ack Recreatiion area on December 28th from 1:30-3:30 pm. Participants must provide their own skis, poles and boots. If you need help acquiring these items you can contact the recreation department. Please be sure to dress for the weather. There is a warming shack for changing and warming up and we will serve Hot Chocolate. All money raised from this program will be put toward the improvement of the trails at Hard'ack. Taught by: John Thompson, Tyler Sears and Benjamin Stoll