Shale Hill provides the opportunity for a world class training facility for the right trainer or athlete - or business owner wanting to provide excitement and adventure at a single venue. The possibilities are endless, the events and the future is bright at Shale Hill.
SHALE HILL VOTED AS THE #1 OBSTACLE TRAINING CENTER IN THE COUNTRY FOUR YEARS IN A ROW BY MUD RUN GUIDE!
Gym/Office: The property includes a fully outfitted 1500 square foot main gym with an office, reception area, future locker room area, and retail space. Outfitted with equipment that is included in the sale and the gym is heated. The east and south facing sides of gym are all glass and overlook the farm and the Champlain Valley. There is a large parking area at the gym.
Obstacle Course/Training Facility: Located at the southern tip of Lake Champlain, this unique property operates one of the world’s premier outdoor fitness training and race centers. This is a strong and viable OCR, Fitness and Adventure business that provides an active and pleasant lifestyle for its owners, and endless deeply challenging opportunities for endurance and obstacle racers worldwide.
The property offers both 5K and 10K obstacle courses with over 70 professionally built obstacles and challenges. Combined with the lush beauty of the rolling hills of Vermont, the challenging course provides a truly unique opportunity for all enthusiasts. Included in the purchase is our race schedule, including the Polar Bear 8 Hour (listed as one of the top 5 winter races in the world!) and our increasingly popular 24 hour race. The future owner will also be able to continue to use the name "Shale Hill" if they so choose.
Parking for these events accommodates up to 500 vehicles.
Obstacle Training and Camps: Shale Hill has been successful offering the following...
* Summer training camps in obstacle training and youth equestrian.
* 30 Days Of Shale Hill
* Special events and races
* Team Building
* Obstacle training clinics
* Weekend clinics
* Personal training
Grass Running Track: This half-mile track is perfect for teaching running clinics and could also be used for Equestrian Training as well as personal motorized activities.
Equestrian: In addition to the stabling facilities and 1/2 mile grass training track, the potential to expand the property into a world class equestrian training center is limitless. Large expanses of level ground and rolling countryside lend to beautiful conditions for dressage, cross-country and stadium jump arenas. The current owner is a professional equestrian and has taught many lessons and hosted summer riding camps in the sport of Eventing. Shale Hill has many large interconnected fields perfect for conditioning/galloping and could easily accommodate USEF/USEA sanctioned CCI 1*, CCI 2* and CCI 3* events!
The Green Mountain Hounds Fox Hunt is in Shoreham about forty-five minutes away and the famous Green Mountain Horse Association (GMHA) is about an hour drive just outside of Woodstock, Vt. Shale Hill is located in the heart of USEA Area 1 for Eventing and USDF Region 8 for Dressage. Additionally, Shale Hill is an hour's drive from Dorset/Manchester Hunter/Jumper summer scene.
Future: Property is permitted to expand to include zip lines, paintball and BMX - giving you the chance to turn this into an amazing adventure experience!