First Wind to Host Annual Snowmobile Ride-In at Stetson Project

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WHAT:    

First Wind will again 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 jlamontagne@firstwind.com. 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 many more....
 
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.

 

About First Wind
First Wind develops, finances, builds and operates utility-scale renewable energy projects throughout the United States. Based in Boston, First Wind currently operates wind power facilities in the Northeast, the West and Hawaii, with combined capacity of more than 1,000 megawatts (MW) – enough to power about 300,000 U.S. homes each year. For more information on First Wind, please visit www.firstwind.com or follow us on Twitter @FirstWind.

Contacts

First Wind
John Lamontagne, 617-960-9521
Director, Communications

Release Summary

On Sat, Feb 15th, 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.

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Contacts

First Wind
John Lamontagne, 617-960-9521
Director, Communications