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Saturday April 29, 2017

Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
Come enjoy a day on the trail while raising money to help the property owners who recently lost everything in a house fire.
Article about the fire... http://www.gazettenet.com/Fire-destroys-Granby-home-9277138

There is a 60 rig limit, and open to the public and ALL rigs from stocker to buggies.

This is not an NEJeep trail ride, but we encourage everyone to go if they can. It will help the family, plus you get your Jeep on the trail.

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As we all know Harris Mountain just got hit pretty hard with the loss of pretty much all they have due to a house fire. The family is safe but still could use our help. What better way to help them than to get our jeep family together to wheel for a good cause!
Minumum requirements: front and rear tow points, 31s. This place is stock friendly and up!

Cost: $20 plus a non perishable item, food, books, toys, clothing, spare tools if you have any, etc. All proceeds go to the family!


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https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ee3c6le22b374709&oseq&c&ch
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2017, 08:19:12 PM »
whats the trail like , technical , moderate, mud etc? just curious... Don't really know that area
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2017, 08:21:07 PM »
whats the trail like , technical , moderate, mud etc? just curious... Don't really know that area

Trail rating:
The property offers everything from stock-friendly to extreme including many large ledges and steep hill climbs.
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2017, 10:28:33 PM »
I'm going
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2017, 06:58:42 AM »
Isn't this the same day as tom's wrenchfest?
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2017, 07:16:43 AM »
Isn't this the same day as tom's wrenchfest?

Yes it is.
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2017, 11:40:11 AM »
Hoping to go to this. Seeing if they will let me in with 30's even though the min is 31's.  We shall see...


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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2017, 06:43:36 PM »
Is there a way I can make a donation even if I can't go? Not sure if I can make it.
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2017, 09:50:49 PM »
At Mohawk mayhem the proceeds of the 50/50 raffle will be donated to the family
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #10 on: April 27, 2017, 04:40:09 AM »
At Mohawk mayhem the proceeds of the 50/50 raffle will be donated to the family

Awesome
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #11 on: April 27, 2017, 02:26:23 PM »
At Mohawk mayhem the proceeds of the 50/50 raffle will be donated to the family
That is great to hear!!!!
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #12 on: April 28, 2017, 05:37:56 PM »
is everyone just meeting up there? I may be able to go, ill know later....
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #13 on: April 28, 2017, 07:58:26 PM »
its not one of our runs.

show up at the time and place they will point you in the right direction
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #14 on: April 28, 2017, 08:36:44 PM »
I'll be there. I've wheeled the property a number of times and will be a trail leader for the moderate trails. scott cairns is leading the buggies and jess is leading the stock group. should be a good day and raising money for a good family going through a tough time.
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #15 on: April 28, 2017, 10:02:15 PM »
I'm  head up from Middletown around 6-6:15.  I'm going up and have breakfast at Roadhouse Cafe.
Like everyone already knows, I eat slooow.
I'll check my PMs and this post in the morning if anyone want to caravan up. 
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #16 on: April 29, 2017, 05:04:07 AM »
cool
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #17 on: April 29, 2017, 10:50:11 AM »



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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #18 on: April 29, 2017, 02:19:11 PM »
This is an AWESOME place.  40 + showed up to wheel.    our club should look in to having an event there.
Elizabeth Saunders,  the home owner, was there with her two sons.  She was very appreciative of the 4 wheel Community for all the donations.
Her sons (in their 20's) have spent a lot of time on the trails.   Trails are very well made. and there is some thing for everyone.
Thanks you to:
Ian
Mark
Todd (how also helped lead)
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #19 on: April 29, 2017, 02:23:51 PM »
Fundraiser excellent , met a lot of great people......Only got lost at the end once  but hooked up with another group I met along the way and hit more trails....Hardest part was finding my way out...LOL   ..
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #20 on: April 29, 2017, 02:24:37 PM »
definitely in for next trip there
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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #21 on: April 29, 2017, 03:59:20 PM »
This is an AWESOME place.  40 + showed up to wheel.    our club should look in to having an event there.
Elizabeth Saunders,  the home owner, was there with her two sons.  She was very appreciative of the 4 wheel Community for all the donations.
Her sons (in their 20's) have spent a lot of time on the trails.   Trails are very well marked. and there is some thing for everyone.
Thanks you to:
Ian
Mark
Todd (how also helped lead)
and the Club
NEJeep has left a good impression.


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Re: TRAIL Ride - Harris Mountain trail ride & fundraiser in Granby, MA
« Reply #22 on: April 30, 2017, 06:25:51 AM »
Glad it was a success!
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