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January 2017

Boardman Lake Trail Ambassador Training

January 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere Ave
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States
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Do you want to get more involved in supporting work on the Boardman Lake Trail? Want to be part of the network of Ambassadors that assist with trail watch, snow removal, gardening & landscaping, identifying maintenance needs, supporting trail-side events and more? If you answered yes, then please join us for a special Boardman Lake Trail Ambassador Training later this month. Here are the details: When: Thursday, January 26, 5:30-7:00 PM Where: Traverse Area District Library on Woodmere, McGuire Room,…

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FREE

Bower’s Harbor Vineyards Snowshoe Hike

January 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bowers Harbor Vineyard, 2896 Bowers Harbor Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States
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Enjoy the winter weather and get some fresh air for a great cause! Bower's Harbor Vineyards will be hosting a snowshoe hike through their vineyards on Saturday, January 28th from 2-5 pm. Please bring your own snowshoes or rent a pair from Brick Wheels or Don Orr's. Check out the new Interpretive Nature Trail and hike through the vines. Bring snowshoes or hiking boots and dress in layers. Afterwards, warm up with glass of steaming Spiced Cherry Wine, hard cider, or any wine of your…

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February 2017
FREE

Soup & Bread @ The Little Fleet

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Soup and Bread is a monthly winter food event created by Andrea Deibler and hosted by The Little Fleet. From October through April local chefs, soup experts and aficionados simmer down tasty stews and then spoon them out to the community. Yummy bread to soak it up with too! The meal is totally free, although donations are strongly encouraged. We just ask that you make a pay-what-you-can donation. Soup and Bread events take place every 1st Monday of the month throughout…

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North American Vasa Festival of Races

February 11 - February 12
Timber Ridge Resort, 4050 Hammond Road East
Traverse City, MI 49696 United States
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  New in 2017 The 2017 version of the Short's Brewing Company North American VASA will be an exciting event this year, with a new course and new format to help you enjoy your VASA race experience more than ever. This may be the best Vasa yet! Race Course Changes This year we will have a "Vasa vice versa." That's right, we will be reversing the direction of the course, just to keep you on your toes (skis)!  If you…

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FREE

Hit the Trail with Oryana

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oryana, 260 E Tenth St
Traverse City, MI 49684 United States
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Join Oryana and friends for an afternoon of FREE fun along the trail! Trail-side festivities include: Meet a team of working sled dogs! Kids will have the chance to take sled rides (weather permitting) Fat Bike demos courtesy of McLain Cycle
 & Fitness Fun activities for the kiddos Yummy, healthy snacks and hot drinks No need to RSVP – just show up dressed for the elements and ready to have a good time enjoying the outdoors and trails!

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March 2017

Groomer Appreciation Party

March 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Blue Tractor, 423 S Union St
Traverse City, MI 49684 United States
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Come one, come all! Please join TART Trails and the Northern Michigan Mountain Bike Association on Thursday, March 16 from 5:30 – 7:30pm at Blue Tractor to show the groomers and each other our appreciation. Let's celebrate another amazing season on the Vasa, Leelanau Trail and Winter Sports Singletrack. While it's been an up and down winter one thing has remained consistent and that is your strong support for winter trails. Thanks to individuals like you, we have had a record year of…

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April 2017

TART Trails’ Work Bee

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Day with TART Trails! TART is hosting spring work bees in various locations along the trail network on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10:00 am - noon. If you have any questions or are interested in leading a work bee please contact Chris Kushman, TART Trails' Planning and Management Director, ckushman@traversetrails.org, 231.941.4300. The 2017 Work Bee locations and meeting places are: TART Trail Clean-up - 3 Mile Rd to Hastings St 3 Mile & Parsons - across from Metro fire Leelanau Trail Clean-up…

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May 2017
FREE

Spring Pumpkin Pedal

May 7 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Jolly Pumpkin, 13512 Peninsula Dr
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States
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FREE Organized Group Rides by Jolly Pumpkin to benefit TART Trails. Registration starts at 11:30am, please sign a waiver in the Peninsula Room (adjacent to Jolly Pumpkin restaurant) before meeting in the Jolly Pumpkin parking lot for the ride. Rides leave at noon Two Rides: 40 miles or 20 miles (both start at noon) 40 mile full Peninsula ride http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2201473 20 mile Lighthouse ride http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2201538 Following the ride reward yourself with $2 liquid carbs (beers) in the Peninsula Room!

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Ride of Silence

May 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The Ride of Silence is a free group ride that asks cyclists to ride no faster than 12 mph for no longer than an hour. Riders remain silent during the ride to raise awareness of cycling among motorists, police, traffic engineers, insurance companies and city officials. The ride is also an opportunity to mourn, in funeral procession style, cyclists who have been killed. Please wear black arm bands. Wear red only if you have been involved in a bike /…

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Tails to Trails 5K

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Vasa Pathway Trailhead, Bartlett Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686 United States
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Online registration is closed. Day-of registration begins at 8:00am.  Join us with your four-pawed friends on Saturday, May 20th, at the Vasa Pathway for the 8th Annual Tails to Trails! This 5K fun run/walk on the scenic Vasa Pathway is a unique opportunity to mingle with other dog owners and experience the trails with your canine friend. All proceeds benefit TART Trails. Dogs will receive a goodie bag with treats and promotional dog items Professional photos with you and your dog(s) Prizes…

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