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Foxboro State Forest

Kona Bicycles / Fox Shox MTB Adventure

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Come join the Southeastern Massachusetts chapter of NEMBA for a whole lot of riding and fun for another Mountain Bike Adventure Series event at F. Gilbert Hills/Foxboro State Forest!  The event will be held on September 25th starting at 9AM, with registration opening at 8:30 AM.  There will be a 4 mile gentle kids/family ride, along with a 12-14 mile beginner/intermediate loop and a 18- 20-mile intermediate/advanced loop.  Ride fast or just cruise, the trails are arrowed so everyone knows where to go and you don’t have to worry about getting lost!

 

All the money raised by this event will be used to improve trails on the DCR parks under SE MA NEMBA's stewardship.

 

Riders can follow marked courses on their own at any time or take part in a led ride.

 

Schedule of Led Rides will be updated on a bulletin board at the event, or check for updates at www.semassnemba.org.

 

Enjoy a post ride BBQ will be offered by Team Schier, and all proceed will go the the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund.  Jaime is a competitive, award-winning barbecuist, so we're in for a real treat!

 

F. Gilbert Hills State Forest, located in Foxboro, Wrentham and Franklin MA, offers over 30 miles of mountain biking trails from mellow woods roads to challenging single track.

 

Come explore the park while helping a good cause.  It’s a great way to spend the day and it’s a great place to ride!

Cost: The cost of the ride will be $10 for NEMBA members, $25 for non-members, and FREE to anyone who joins NEMBA on the morning of the ride.

All proceeds will be used to enhance the trails on the DCR properties under the stewardship of SE MA NEMBA.

 

Directions:

 

56 Mill Street, Foxboro, MA (Click for GoogleMap Directions)

 

From the North: Take Rte. I-95 south to Rte. 140 north, 3/4 around common, bear right onto South Street, right onto Mill Street. Follow signs to parking lot.

 

From Rte.495: Take exit 14 which is route 1. Follow Route 1 north. Take a right on Thurston Stret (Thurston turnsinto West Street Foxboro) Passing Normandy Farms campground take a left onto Mill Steet.


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