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Highland Lake 10K Road Race

The Highland Lake 10K Road Race will run Saturday, October 6, 2018 next to the boat launch on Highland Lake in Winsted, CT.

The race is a USATF sanctioned event and course.

Port-O-lets available.

No boat launch parking.

Timing by Greystone Electronics Corp.

The race day schedule is as follows:

10:00 am Race begins (visit for registration time)

Awards and door prizes after races

Awards will be presented to the top three overall winners, both male and female as well as the top finisher, male and female in each of nine age categories.

A portion of the proceeds from the race will go to USATF.

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Connecticut Tour Des Farms

The Connecticut Tour Des Farms bike tour will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018 starting at White Memorial Conservation Center, 80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT 06759.

You can choose between two rides, 16 miles or 26 miles both of which will take you to farms in Goshen, Litchfield and Morris. The tours will make farm stops where you can purchase produce, chocolate, wine and more. A Tour van will take your purchases back to the White Memorial starting point. Short sections of the Tour will use unpaved dirt roads.

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The Tour, which will be held rain or shine, is sponsored by Connecticut Resource Conservation and Development.

Registration fee for the Tour is $65 for adults and $25 for children 13-18. There are several lunch options for an additional $20.

T shirts are guaranteed for registrants by Sept. 14th. The fee includes $5 “Crop Cash” and admission to the Pie Fest.

Tour day schedule:

8:00 am – 2:00 pm Ride

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Pie Fest.

Proceeds from the Tour will fund CRCD’s conservation and agricultural projects.

For more information, including helmet and other requirements, visit

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