All events at Pine Hill Park meet in Giorgetti parking lot unless noted.
Descriptions with times and fees are in update above
May 18 First night of Ultimate Frisbee
May 21 Kiwanis Bike Rodeo
May 24 Start of Strider Bike Camp (at Courcelle building)
May 30 Walk, Wag & Run at CSJ
June 5 Droopy Downhill Mountain Bike Race
June 10 Nature hike
June 12 First day of Youth Mountain Bike Club
June 13 Summer Sunset 5K
June 20 Droopy Pedal Mountain Bike Race
June 26 Start of Skateboard camp
June 27 Walk, Wag & Run at CSJ
July 1 Nature hike
July 10 Start of Skateboard camp
July 11 Summer Sunset 5K
July 17 Start of BMX Biking camp
July 18 Droopy Pedal Mountain Bike
July 24 Start of Girls’ and 10 and under Skateboard camp
July 25 Walk, Wag & Run at CSJ
July 31 Start of Travel Skateboard camp
August 7 Start of Skateboard camp
August 8 Summer Sunset 5K
August 14 Start of Skateboard camp
August 15 Droopy Pedal Mountain Bike
September 9 Killington Valley Masters’ Games Mountain Bike Race
Killington Valley Masters’ Mountain Bike Race
Date: Saturday September 9th
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Check-in: Starts at 8:15 a.m.
Ages: 40+ Giorgetti Park/Pine Hill Trails
We will have a week full of events with the Killington Valley Masters’ games. Age group winners three deep every 5-year increment male/female and three different levels of competition. Win a great Killington Valley medal! Registration for the Killington Valley Games is $15 per person and includes numerous events one of which is the mountain bike race. Some events have an additional fee. Download a registration form at rutlandrec.com/kv40. Other sports include tennis, table tennis, 5K, 1 mile, bocce, bowling, swimming, bridge, pinochle, basketball, corn hole, disc golf, foot golf and golf. All events will be held September 6 – 13 at numerous locations in Rutland County. The Killington Valley Games are hosted by Rutland, Killington, Brandon and Pittsford Recreation departments along with Castleton Community Center. Sponsors include: RRMC, RAVNAH, Bayada, Southern VT Council on Aging and Intrepid Athletics.
INSPIRATIONS IN NATURE
Come and learn about the wildlife of Pine Hill Park on this moderate stroll through some of the trails of the Park. We'll be looking at the various plants and animals that inhabit this wonderful park, and work with some of the tools a naturalist uses in their work. Bring your wildlife guide books, binoculars, comfortable walking shoes, bug spray, and love of the outdoors.
Ages: 11+ Giorgetti Park/Pine Hill Trails
Saturday June 10 and Saturday July 1, 9:30 – 12:30 p.m. FREE
YOUTH MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB
Our youth mountain bike club is open to all levels of mountain bikers from all towns in grades 3-12 (younger participants are welcome if they are comfortable on a bicycle and follow direction). Participants will need a mountain bike with gears, helmet, closed-toe shoes and appropriate attire. Club members will ride together two times per week with the option to compete in the Droopy Pedal Series at Pine Hill Park. Mountain bike skills will be taught for beginners through expert youth riders. Register early and get on an e-mail list for possible pre-season rides. This summer we will also be offering a day trip up to Killington. There is an extra fee for this if you choose to attend. MUST PRE-REGISTER at rutlandrec.com or at main office.
Is your child interested but does not have a gear bike? We have a limited number of bicycles available that have been donated to the club. Please contact Jamie at email@example.com if interested.
Head Coach - Shelley Lutz; Assisted by Jamie Trayer.
Grades: 3-12 Giorgetti Park/Pine Hill Trails
M/TH 6:00 – 8:00PM 6/12-7/27 $26/$37
W All day 6/28 all day @ Killington (additional fee)
All ages and abilities are welcome to drop-in ultimate Frisbee on the lower fields at Giorgetti. If you have only ever parked up high at Giorgetti/Pine Hill, take the road down and there are playing fields (and access to East Creek!) down low.TH 5/18 – 8/17 6:00P $5 (one time fee)
KIWANIS BIKE RODEO
The Rutland Kiwanis Club, Killington/Pico Cycling Club and the Rutland Recreation & Parks Department will be hosting a bike safety day for children up to age 13. A parent/guardian must accompany the child. There will be a road safety course, mountain bike skills course, bike checks and helmets provided. Remember to bring your bike!
Ages 13 and under – Giorgetti Park
SU 5/21 1:00 – 4:00 PM FREE EVENT
STRIDER BIKE CAMP – FULL!
This camp is not at Giorgetti/Pine Hill but we decided to promote here due to the biking theme.
Our first session of the Strider Camp is full but we will consider adding a session if interested. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like your child added to the waiting list.
Strider Camp is a Learn to Ride Class that teaches kids of all ages and all abilities how to ride on two wheels. The curriculum is built around five 1-hour sessions of learning, fun, socialization, and instruction sure to ignite a passion for riding. Upon completion of the course, children will have the balance and bike handling skills to ride on two wheels and never need training wheels!
Ages: 2.5 – 5 – Courcelle Building
W 5/24 – 6/21 5:00 – 6:00 PM $15/$26
FLIP SIDE SKATE PARK SUMMER CAMPS
We offer 7 weeks of summer camps at Flip Side Skate Park that is located inside of Giorgetti Arena. The camps cost $85/$96 with travel camp $175/$186. All camps except travel camp are 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM with open riding/biking from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Click on Flip Side Skate Park camps for full information.