Women's Beginner Mountain Biking Clinic
Jul
18
to Aug 8

Women's Beginner Mountain Biking Clinic

Gain confidence and skills in this fun weekly on-trail clinic. No experience necessary. Bike rentals available. Learn all the basics of technical trail riding, how to fix a flat and troubleshoot other common mechanical problems, and meet new riding buddies while exploring the best mountain bike trails in Central Vermont!

Wednesday evenings 6pm-8pm.

Session 1: 7/18-8/8

Cost: $100 for 4-week session (includes trail passes where needed)

Space is limited to 10 riders per session, so register ASAP

Questions?  Call us at (802) 225-6736 or email us onionriveroutdoors@gmail.com

Registration is full for Session 1!  Thank you! Stay tuned for Session 2 starting in September!

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Point 2 Point: ORO Trail Training Ride
Jul
17
5:00 PM17:00

Point 2 Point: ORO Trail Training Ride

Join the team at Onion River Outdoors for an afternoon ride 7/17 on the local trails.  After the ride, we will head over to VSECU for some post-ride grilling and refreshments post-ride, provided by Harpoon (21+ riders only).    win raffle items from Point to Point sponsors, and enjoy

The Point to Point, powered by VSECU, is a cycling and running event to raise funds and awareness for the Vermont Foodbank’s mission to end the growing problem of hunger in Vermont. Help a neighbor in need and have fun doing it!

For questions and to sign up for this ride, call the shop at 802.225.6736. 

If it's raining, we will switch to a gravel ride at meet at VSECU at 5:30

To learn more about the Point to Point, powered by VSECU, visit www.thepointtopoint.org.

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Montpelier Mile 2018
Jul
3
6:00 PM18:00

Montpelier Mile 2018

  • 112 State St Montpelier, VT 05602 USA (map)
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Kick off Montpelier’s Independence Day parade with Vermont’s fastest mile! This classic one-mile race runs through historic downtown Montpelier in front of thousands of spectators – then stick around after the race for the parade and fireworks! All ages welcome – kids encouraged to run!

Race Start: 6:00pm (adults with strollers start 6:01pm)

Pre-registration through July 2 at Onion River Outdoors or at https://www.runreg.com/montpelier-mile: $15 adult / $15 adult with stroller / $10 adult with kid / $5 kids under 12

Day-of registration and bib pick-up from 3:45-5:30pm: $25 adult / $25 adult with stroller / $20 adult with kid / $5 kids under 12

Registration and bib pickup at the Onion River Outdoors tent in front of People’s United Bank, 112 State St. in Montpelier.

For additional information, questions about course, registration, etc. contact Onion River Outdoors at 802-225-6736 or onionriveroutdoors@gmail.com

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Jul
3
3:30 PM15:30

Ride with ORO in the Parade!

Celebrate July 3rd, Montpelier style!

Join the ORO crew for our annual family-friendly rolling bike ride in the 3rd of July Parade! Bring your bikes and helmets to the back loading lock of Onion River starting at 3:30 on Tuesday for free popsicles and decorations to get your bike, trailer, jogger, or scooter all RED, WHITE and BLUE for the parade.

We will then roll over to the parade staging area in the Meadow at 5pm as a big group and then head back to the shop via Bailey-Baldwin-Court shortly after the end of our ride.


Parents, please accompany children 7 and under and plan to meet older children at the end of the parade route on State Street or back at the shop. Please let Kip or Jen know of your coordinated plans.


We can’t wait for the fun!!

Be sure to shoot any questions our way at onionriveroutdoors@gmail.com

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Onion River Outdoors at NEMBAfest 2018
Jun
22
to Jun 24

Onion River Outdoors at NEMBAfest 2018

  • 2059 Darling Hill Road Lyndonville, VT, 05851 United States (map)
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3 Days of Celebrating All Things Mountain Biking

 

Enjoy a fun-filled, family-friendly weekend of riding, camping, demo-ing the latest mountain bikes, checking out all the gadgets and gear, rockin’ to great music, and enjoying yummy local food & drink in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom! This is Vermont summer at its best.

Try some dream machines before you decide which one is your new ride. All the bikes ORO carries will be waiting for you to demo: Specialized Stumpjumpers, Salsa Timberjacks, and all kinds of Niners.

Find Kip in the Specialized tent or leading the InterMellow ride at 2pm on Saturday. Or find a bunch of great single track with Caroline Kessler on Friday at 4pm or Saturday at 11am and 1pm.

 

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