First Wind will host its annual Stetson Wind Snowmobile Ride-In, which has become a popular event for the region’s snowmobilers interested in seeing a wind project up-close while enjoying the scenic beauty of the area. On Saturday, February 15, participants from all over Maine and New England will ride their sleds along a series of well-groomed trails and arrive at First Wind’s Stetson Operations & Maintenance building, near Danforth, Maine for a complimentary lunch and more activities.
For riders, a snowmobile helmet or hard hat is required. All attendees, including members of the media, must sign a First Wind liability waiver form and are asked to be mindful of safety and respect posted signs. Media should contact John Lamontagne at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information and copies of the liability waiver can be found at http://ridethewindmaine.com.
WHO: First Wind will host the event with members from these invited groups: Quad County Snowmobile Club, Lincoln Snowhounds, Lee Mogul Pounders, and others.
WHERE: Ride-in from your club to the trail intersection at Atlas Road – Stetson Mountain, or meet at First Wind’s Operations & Maintenance building: Owl Mountain Road; T8 R3 MBPP, near Danforth, ME (Event site near the junction of Route 169 and Owl Mountain Road)
WHEN: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.