CAR Rail Trail Ramble 2020

A Cambridge Area Rotary Community FUNdraising Event for all to enjoy on the scenic Lamoille Valley Rail Trail!


106 Supporters

214% of $2,500 goal

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The Cambridge Area Rotary is sponsoring the Rail Trail Ramble - a virtual FUNdraising event!
Participants can walk, run, or bike a length of their choice on the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail. (


  • If you just want to donate to an individual, family, or team please click on a green DONATE button above.
    Select the amount, then individual, family, or team to support. Your payment will be made securely.


What are the time frames?

  • Fundraising takes place from 9/1 to 10/11/20
  • To maintain social distancing, participants can choose the day and time they would like to get out on the LVRT.
    We recommend the weekends of 10/3 - 10/4 or 10/10 - 10/11.
  • The leaves should be at peak color and that will give you plenty of time to fund raise!
  • Also - fundraising will officially close by 10/11 so we plan to wrap up the Ramble by then.

Is there a cost to enter?

  • No entry fee - however we are asking for a minimal amount of $25 to be fund raised.
  • Participants who raise $25 or more will get a free bike safety check from Bootleggers Bikes.

What if I fund raise $65 or more??

  • You can get a bike tune at Bootleggers Bikes for $35! (Valued at $60).
  • You will be eligible for fabulous prizes!
    Prizes will be given out to the three highest individual, family, or team fundraisers.
  • Scroll down to the list at the bottom of the page for a list of fabulous prizes - you are gonna love them!

What will the monies raised be used for?
This is a Cambridge Area Rotary general fundraiser  - benefiting Lamoille County Human Service Organizations/Events as well as Rotary International Service Projects.  **See below for a list of organizations and events CAR supports**

How will the fundraiser work?

  • Participants will fund raise virtually
  • All payments will be made securely.
  • The fundraising platform will be open for donations until 10/11.  We have a fundraising goal of $2500.00!

How do I start fundraising? Or donate?

Scroll back to the top of this page - and click on the Fundraise or Donate Buttons -but before you do - here are some directions!

If you want to fund raise, and walk, run, or bike - click on the blue Fundraise button.

  • Create an account
  • Modify your profile with a fun picture!
  • Edit your page with your own story!
  • Start fundraising – please share the link with friends and family!

How do I create a Team?

  • Same process – just put the Team Name in the First and Last Name field!

Just want to Donate?

  • If you want to donate to an individual, family, or team please click on the blue Donate button
  • Select the amount
  • Select the individual, family, or team to donate to!
  • Your payment will be made securely!
  • Corporate Donations Welcome!

How will the Rail Trail Ramble work?

  • Participants can walk, run, or bike on the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail.
  • This will be self-supported. **No water stations or snacks will be supplied**
  • Participants can go a distance that works for them!
  • For reference, starting from the Cambridge Trail Head – estimated mileage:
      4 miles to Willow Crossing - 8 miles - if you return from there to the Cambridge Trail Head
      8 miles to the Johnson Trail Head - 16 miles - if you return from there to the Cambridge Trail Head
      16 miles to Lost Nation - Morrisville - 32 miles - if you return from there to the Cambridge Trail Head

Map of LVRT:

When you complete your Ramble activity please upload pics to the Cambridge Area Rotary Facebook Page!

Organizations and Events your fundraising will support

      Local Cambridge Area Rotary Support

  • Cambridge Food Shelf – monies for food and operations
  • Cambridge Food Shelf Rehab - new carpet and painting
  • Cambridge Cares
  • Cambridge Elementary Winter Wellness Days
  • Cambridge and Waterville Elementary – Literacy Programs
  • Cambridge Elementary – Rotaract Program
  • Lamoille Valley Rail Trail (LVRT) – funds for future development
  • LVRT Cambridge Trail Head
  • Wheel Chair Ramp Building throughout Lamoille County
  • Cambridge Village Playground Rehab
  • Cambridge Community Center – general capital improvements
  • Cambridge Community Center - Skating Rink
  • Bryan Memorial Art Gallery
  • Jenna's Promise
  • Lamoillle Restorative Center
  • Varnum Memorial Library - Jeffersonville
  • Deck building at the Varnum
  • Teens Teaching Technology
  • Rotary Youth Leadership Awards
  • Central VT Council on Aging
  • Polar Plunge in coordination with the Morrisville Rotary Club
  • Cambridge – Jeffersonville Winterfest
  • Cambridge – Jeffersonville Independence Day Parade/Town Fair
  • United Way - Firewood Project
  • Laraway Dad’s group
  • VT Adaptive Sports

      Rotary International Projects:

  • Fire fighting uniforms and equipment for Fire Departments in remote towns in Africa
  • End Polio Now - program for polio eradication
  • Shelter Box – Providing temporary shelters and supplies – during natural disasters
  • Water Purification Programs

Fabulous Prize List for Individual, Family Teams, and Friends or Work Related Teams

Place Individual
1 1 - Smugglers Notch
Full Season Pass
1 - Medium Bike Jersey
2 1- Milwaukee Tire Inflator - donated from Johnson Farm and Garden
1 - Medium Bike Jersey
3 Maple Syrup from Jack Corse and quilted picture from local quilter and Rotarian  - Ann Standish

Family Teams
1 - Smugglers Notch
Full Season Pass
and $35 Gift Certificate from Essence Salon
2 Boyden Beef - 15lbs of burger
3 Fabulous Family Fun Basket, Games, DVDs, candy starters and Rockin Ron's CD and Book!

Friends or Work Related Teams


2 - Smugglers Notch
Bash Badges and 2 Concept 2 Gear Bags


Maple Syrup from Jack Corse and Handmade Christmas Tree Ornaments made by Rotarian - Greg Johnson


2 Madonna Mobil $50 Gift Cards and Stone Chip Repair - $60 value, and a Coupon Card for discounts to area businesses and restaurants !





106 Supporters

214% of $2,500 goal

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