Hello. Read below for great events happening in the Upper Valley. Welcome to this month's BCC newsletter.
First Monday Movie Series: WHERE THE YELLOWSTONE GOES Monday, June 3rd
6:30pm @ Colatina Exit


Come early if you'd like to order food and drink.

Donations are welcome, but completely optional.

RACE TO THE TOP OF BRADFORD Saturday, June 1st
8:30am Registration
9:00am Event Begins
@ Wrights Mtn
Bradford, VT


Visit the RACE web page for more information!

FIRST MONDAY MOVIE: WHERE THE YELLOWSTONE GOES

June 3, 2013 • The Colatina Exit
Bradford, Vermont • 6:30pm Movie Begins
Come early to order food and drink


Watch the trailer. Where the Yellowstone Goes follows a 30-day drift boat journey down the longest “undammed” river in the lower 48. Intimate portraits of locals in both booming cities and dusty, dwindling towns along the Yellowstone River, illustrate the history and controversies surrounding this enigmatic watershed leading to questions about its future. Connect with colorful characters, get lost in the hypnotic cast of a fly rod, and experience silhouetted moments of fireside stories on this heartfelt river adventure.
 
From the Gateway to Yellowstone National Park in Gardiner, Montana to the confluence of the Missouri River at historic Fort Buford, North Dakota, two boats drifted north on the freestone waters of the Yellowstone River. Led by fly fishing guide and 4th generation Montanan, Robert Hawkins, the small crew experiences a soul searching and inspirational journey down the longest free flowing river in the contiguous United States. The crew eases into life amongst the peaceful sounds of a massive water flow, flanked on each side by rugged mountains, plains full of big game, and an unending sky showcasing bald eagles and osprey.
 
Director Hunter Weeks (10 MPH, Ride the Divide) presents a thoughtful exploration of life on America’s great undammed river, the Yellowstone. With Montana’s captivating scenery at the forefront, Where the Yellowstone Goes takes a closer look at the impact people have on each other and on our environment.



Race to the Top of Bradford

June 1, 2013 • Bradford, Vermont 
8:30am On-Site Registration • 9:00am Event Begins
 
3.5 MILE RUN: Make a challenging 850 foot ascent to the top of Wrights Mountain on beautiful trails of Bradford’s town-owned forestland. Enjoy a quick view from Bradford’s highest point before you loop back to the starting area. Prizes will be awarded to top male and female finishers as well as various age group winners.
 
1.5 MILE FUN RUN/WALK: This event is open to ages 13 and under. Enjoy a picturesque tour through the lower Wrights Mountain Forest. Small children must be accompanied by an adult. All children will receive a prize for completing this course.
 
All proceeds will benefit the Bradford Conservation Fund, which is used to leverage grants for conserving public lands and assist private landowners to conserve their forests and productive farm lands.
 
Pre & post race entertainment will feature live music by the Wall-Stiles Band and refreshments (by donation).
 
ENTRY FEES: Checks Payable to Bradford Conservation Commission
3.5 Mile: $15 Includes T-Shirt
1.5 Mile: $5
 
Sponsored by the Bradford Conservation Commission, St. J Auto, and Upper Valley Pediatrics. With support from Fleet Feet and Hannaford Supermarket.
Copyright © 2013 Bradford Conservation Commission, All rights reserved.
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