Buckaroos of 302 in Groton VT held their first club meeting sometime in 1968.
Our membership is in the 400 to 650 range. We are responsible for the maintenance and grooming of 58 miles of VAST trails.
These trails are in the Groton State Forest, Groton, Peacham, Ryegate & Topsham. Our trails are traditionally known to
be on the beginning of the snow belt that connects via VAST corridor trails through Danville, East Burke, Island Pond and
The Club is in agreement with VAST that "Grizzly Mountain
Grooming" contracts to groom our trail system. "Grizzly Mountain Grooming" is a private contractor owned by
Tristan Vaughan. The grooming equipment includes a state of the art Tucker Cat, a 10 foot wide groomer with a 9 foot tall
Each year on the 2nd Saturday in Feburary, the Buckaroos
of 302 host the Dick Page Ride-in and Chicken BBQ at
the Town Garage in Groton. This BBQ is a "Thank You"
dinner for our local Landowners and all Snowmobilers.
Our trail system
is conveniently accessed just 10 minutes west of I-91 exit 17 on Route 302. From I-89 use exits 6 or 7 go on Route 302 East
for about 20 miles to Groton. Check our web site buckaroosof302.com for park & ride and a full array of Club news &
pictures. Our website also features two live webcams so that you can check out current snow conditions.
TMA's can be purchased on our website or at the Upper Valley Grill where gas and parking
are also available.The Upper Valley Grill is open Sunday thru Thursday 6 AM to 8 PM and Friday & Sataurday 6 AM to 9 PM.
We are pleased to tell you that for the second year Buckaroos of 302
Snowmobile Club has received the Times Argus Readers Choice Award for the BEST OF THE BEST VAST TRAILS for 2012. This is the
greatest award a club could receive because it was the Readers of the local Times Argus newspaper that chose the winner.
We hope you will join us for a day of good riding.