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 are growing and the future is bright at Shale Hill.
NOTE: SHALE HILL RECENTLY VOTED AS THE #1 OBSTACLE TRAINING CENTER IN THE COUNTRY!
Gym/Office: The property includes a fully outfitted 1500 square foot main gym with a 1500 square foot office, reception area, future locker room area, and retail space. Outfitted with equipment that is included in the sale, the gym has both heat and A/C. 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 fitness training 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 obstacle racers worldwide.
The property offers both 5K and 10K obstacle courses with over $350,000 in 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 which lists about 7 races per year, 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 trademarked Tri-Obstaclon™ name for the triathlon.
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 a summer riding camp in the sport of Eventing here at Shale Hill. Nearby is a nationally known breeder of warmblood sport horses, Tylord Farm and a Grand Prix level dressage trainer/competitor.
The Green Mountain Hounds fox hunt is in Shoreham about forty-five minutes away and the famous Green Mountain Horse Association (GMHA) is an hour drive just outside of Woodstock, Vt.
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!