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Gordon Harris

Gordon Harris is the town historian for Ipswich Massachusetts.

Vermont Challenge: August 15-18, 2019

The Vermont Challenge offers four days of riding through the picturesque countryside of Vermont. The 2016 version benefiting the following organizations: Okemo – Windsor County, VT – Black River Good Neighbors Stratton – Windham County, VT – Jamaica/Wardsboro Community Food Pantry Killington – Rutland County, VT – BROC Community […]

River Valley Ice Cream Ride

River Valley Ice Cream Ride, July 27, 2019

Ice Cream Ride:  http://www.icecreamride.com Start location: Turners Falls, MA Charities: MassBike Pioneer Valley, Turners Falls Riverculture and Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture (CISA) Description: The River Valley Ice Cream Ride blends the best of summertime fun – bikes, gorgeous roads and ice cream. And, it supports organizations working to […]

Mount Washington Century map

Mount Washington Century, July 27, 2019

The Tin Mountain Conservation Center’s Mt. Washington Century ride is on Saturday, July 27, 2019, leaving from the Tin Mountain Conservation Nature Learning Center between 6 and 8 AM.  The ride around the base of Mt. Washington is over the NH Scenic Byway/Presidential Range Tour that offers spectacular mountain […]

CT Challenge, Westport CT, July 26-27, 2019

The CT Challenge bike ride is the main source of funding for the nonprofit organization of the same name, helping the 14.5 million cancer survivors in Connecticut and throughout the U.S. rebuild, improve and prolong their lives through exercise, nutrition, mind-body health and community-building support programs 2016 routes 100 […]

Ride for Food, Dedham MA September 23, 2018

Join the 7th annual Ride for Food, supporting local food pantries, community farms, and food rescue organizations. The last 6 years have generated $1.6M for local hunger-relief. The Ride for Food starts and finishes at the Noble & Greenough School in Dedham, MA. Participants have three routes (all of which wind through neighboring towns) to choose from.