Great conditions. The Peak Races Team Death Race will be in progress Saturday, but trails are open. If you're lucky you might cross paths with some inspiring athletes. Mountain Bikers please park at alternate lot at Bikram Yoga for Noodles Revenge access this weekend, wedding rules apply. Climbers, walkers & hikers please access the Stone Steps via the top of Tweed Drive this weekend, there is a private function at Riverside Farm.
Sweet Georgia P’s CSA Farmstand at Amee Farm
This week we're harvesting greens, radish, butternut and acorn squash, watermelon, heirloom tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, and snack peppers. We are also preserving our Heirloom seeds for next year. Additionally, our farm hands are busy preparing the farm for the big Spartan Pre-Beast Feast on Friday evening and a new stone walk way is being designed and installed. We are open Friday-Sunday from 9-5.
We have added another yoga session to our schedule, we are now offering Yoga every Monday, Wednesday and friday mornings at 7. Drop-in rate is $7.
The Amee Farm Lodge
The first Great Bike Tours bike tour of the season will take place on Monday, guests will be staying here at Amee lodge. Speak to the innkeepers for information on other local bike tours. We'll have a massage therapist on-site this weekend. She is available for post Spartan Beast and Death Race massages. Road bikes for rent. For more info please call the Lodge at 802-746-8196
The Original General Store:
With the season changing and Chef Kim's awesome homemade chicken soup is back on the menu !
Kim is up to her elbows prepping homemade lasagna for the spartan per beast feast Friday at Amee farm. Go Kim !! Whether you are competing in, volunteering, watching or even shooting the Spartan Beast or Peak Death Race or you're just hiking the Stone Steps - fortify and refresh with one of our FRESH Juices.
Welcome Sebastian James Kennedy. 7 Lbs 7 oz 19 inches. Kim and Doug are New grandparents!
Our Vermont Retreats
Last week's Spartan Retreat was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who lent a hand. Tom & Erlin are available to provide Hikes and Yoga complimentary for any guests in town. Just drop them an e mail or look for them on the trails.
Congratulations to Danielle & Buddy who are celebrating their wedding at Riverside Farm this weekend! Welcome to Pittsfield!
Other Local Events this Weekend
The Spartan Pre-Beast Feast at Amee Farm Friday evening, a 600 guest farm to table dinner! Featuring food from our own general store, Sweet Georgia Ps CSA, and Delicata Catering.
Peak Races Team Death Race Friday to ? No one knows when it starts, when it ends or what it will entail, but look for some mightily determined athletes on the trails around town this weekend. Twitter and instagram posts tagged #PeakDR will show up in our Death Race newsfeed.
You know we are the birthplace of the SPartan Races, and a mecca for athletes who want to train the Spartan way. This weekend the Reebok Spartan Beast World Championship comes to Killington Resort.
Over at the Clear River Inn and Tavern they are hosting a mini music festival - DougiePalooza.
A big welcome from all of us to our wedding guests, Reebok Spartan Beast and Death Racers, and all the NBC TV crews.