2019 Upcoming events:

May

Wednesday weekly ride and dine. Meet at Staples parking lot South Burlington at 5:45pm. Ride leaves at 6:00pm. Destination and route determined by attendees.

June

Wednesday weekly ride and dine. Meet at Staples parking lot South Burlington at 5:45pm. Ride leaves at 6:00pm. Destination and route determined by attendees.

July

Wednesday weekly ride and dine. Meet at Staples parking lot South Burlington at 5:45pm. Ride leaves at 6:00pm. Destination and route determined by attendees. Please note there will not be a Wednesday ride on July 4th due to the holiday. Have a safe and Happy holiday.

August

Wednesday weekly ride and dine. Meet at Staples parking lot South Burlington at 5:45pm. Ride leaves at 6:00pm. Destination and route determined by attendees.

Gaspé Peninsula get away.

September

Wednesday weekly ride and dine. Meet at Staples parking lot South Burlington at 5:45pm. Ride leaves at 6:00pm. Destination and route determined by attendees.

September 21st – Tom’s Adirondack ride w/optional overnight in Lake Placid and Day 2 scenic rides

Meet at So. Burlington Staples 9:00, roll by 9:10 to get on 10:00 Ferry in Charlotte

Cross to Essex NY and meet in parking lot across from Ferry

Leave Essex NY Ferry dock approx. 10:30 where Tom will lead the pack..

Reminder,  anyone interested in the Sept 21 overnight trip to Lake Placid, be reminded that rooms are only going to be held until Sept 8th.  The Quality Inn in Lake Placid setting aside 10 rooms under Vermont Miata Club, but only until Sept 8th.   The price will be $169.00 plus tax.  The phone number is 518 523 9555.   If you want to ride and not stay, it is an easy run from Placid to the ferries or the bridge.  There are many other hotels in the area if you have reward programs you desire to utilize and make your own arrangements.

Trip High Level Info:

On the 21st the plan will be to start out from Burlington to the Charlotte Ferry to Essex, NY around 9:00.   Once on the New York side we will begin a full day of driving in and around the Adirondacks and the foothills eventually ending in Lake Placid for the night.   Can be a group dinner or pick your poison on your own.   Sunday will head us along the cascades east to Westport and the Champlain Bridge (or the Ferry) for your return to Vermont. 

Potential stops include:  A & W (Lunch), Hex & Hop Brewery, Raquette River, Smoke Signals (BBQ, Dinner)  or any other establishment in Lake Placid including, but not limited to Lake Placid Brewery, Valcour Brewing, Great Adirondack brewing, Big Slide Brewing, etc, etc.

October

Wednesday weekly ride and dine. Meet at Staples parking lot South Burlington at 5:45pm. Ride leaves at 6:00pm. Destination and route determined by attendees.

October 5 – Operation Bullwinkle VIII – Overnight to Rangeley Maine scenic ride looking for moose.

December

December TBD – Holiday gathering/Yankee Swap.

 

Past events:

Operation Bullwinkle yearly overnight trip to Rangeley Maine featuring group dinner and scenic rides through Maine looking for moose.

Scenic Seaplane Flight organized excursion coordinated with Operation Bullwinkle VI

Irish 2000 Festival overnight weekend to Saratoga Springs for the Irish festival.

Pig BBQ gathering hosted at a member’s house.

Scenic drive and picnic at state parks.

Nova Scotia

Gaspé Peninsula get away.