The 2021 Famous Reading Outdoors Minersville Revitalization Benefit | Saturday, October 9th at 11am to 6pm

“NOTHING FINER THAN A BATTLIN’ MINER” ONLINE EVENT REGISTRATION!

EACH RIDER / GUEST MUST REGISTER ONLINE. Fill out the online form below for event registration.  ALL FRO rules/registration/insurance applies and will be STRICTLY ENFORCED! This FREE event for FRO Members and Non-Members is for SxS, ATV & Dirt Bikes ONLY. NO NON-STREET LEGAL FULL-SIZE VEHICLES. Any full-size vehicle participating in event will not be able to utilize the trail going into town due to trail width.




Sorry online event registration has expired. However you can still make an online donation for the Minersville Revitalization Project at readingoutdoors.com/minersville-benefit/donate

The 2021 Famous Reading Outdoors Minersville Revitalization Benefit Ride
Date & Time:
Saturday, October 9th at 11am to 6pm
Event Check-In: 7am to 11am
Location: Darkwater parking area – located at 2E Darkwater Road, Pottsville, PA 17901 (driving directions).

We are excited to announce that Famous Reading Outdoors with the support of the Minersville Borough, will be holding Schuylkill County’s very first off-road event that will welcome riders into town. Everyone will have complete access to grocery stores, taverns, restaurants, gas station, auto parts stores, and more!

This is a FREE, DONATION ONLY event! All proceeds will be donated by Famous Reading Outdoors to support Minersville Revitalization projects such as playgrounds and blighted areas throughout the borough. With the support of Famous Reading Outdoors and the generous off-road community we can help reinvigorate one of our most historic coal mining towns in Pennsylvania.

SCAVENGER HUNT ALL-DAY: Find your prize poster on trial and head into town to redeem at the specified Minersville’s local business. Some prizes are “awesome” and others are “so so”!

This event is for SxS, ATV & Dirt Bikes ONLY. NO NON-STREET LEGAL FULL-SIZE VEHICLES. Any full-size vehicle participating in event will not be able to utilize the trail going into town due to trail width.

A map will be released soon that will list all the Minersville businesses and route throughout the town. There will also be stops where you can purchase raffle tickets for prizes.

  • NO on-street parking. Designated off-road vehicle parking will be available and marked.
  • PLEASE adhere to the designated routes per the town map.
  • PLEASE obey all traffic laws.
  • PLEASE be respectful to the residents.
  • PLEASE act responsibly!

Excessive speed and irresponsible riding will not be tolerated!

++ Famous Reading Outdoors will donate a maximum of $15,000 plus all online and event donations received to the Borough of Minersville Revitalization Project.

For each rider, please have all the required documentation on you at all times while on FRO Property. Further, upon request by FRO, you agree to promptly provide proof of the required documentation for each permitted use. The required documentation must be valid and current throughout the term of the Access Permit. The following uses are considered “Permitted Uses” and sets forth the required documentation:

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