Message to the
I am pleased to announce the passing of
the presidential torch.
Dorsey Tennant has accepted the roll and will be
taking on the regular activities with renewed vision and
vigor. I will
stay involved as advisor and fundraiser-events-coordinator-LEACh
Please welcome Dorsey to his new role,
3/29/14 Trail is bone dry with no recent rain, however we should get rain this weekend. Spring uber-growth has begun as well.
Note there is a new bypass open that is now used in place of the always flooded lake section on the Big Burn trail. It's a little rough now but it will take shape as more riders use it.
We need the following to keep up the good work on the trails...
-New and Used Pressure Treated (PT) Lumber
-PT Dock Planks and Pilings
-PT Decking and Telephone Poles
3/16/13 A little jump was installed on Ranger as well as a berm. Major sandbusting took place on Chip's Drop on Middle Ridge. Also, the end of Doe has a nice berm now.
2/17/13 The beginning of Big Burn & the end of Middle Ridge had some tight spots that were trimmed
2/15/13 Prickly Pear & the beginning of 8/10 have been trimmed
2/13/13 Bunker Hill, Gator Hole & the back half of Hare have been trimmed
2/7/13 The Half Pipe Bypass has been trimmed. More wood ground ladders have been added to Half Pipe along with some structural improvements
1/12/13 Some sections of Middle Ridge & 8/10 were trimmed
1/11/13 Some storm caused downed trees have been cleared from the trail. More wood sand ladders have been added to Half-Pipe
12/24/13 Shellrock and wood ground ladders were placed on Middle Ridge. Wood ground ladders were placed on Big Burn.
12/22/13 Shellrock was placed on Ranger, Lake and Middle Ridge. Wood ground ladders were placed on Big Burn, Palmetto and Half Pipe...lots of new features to ride!
12/14/13 400ft of wood ground ladders were built and will be placed on the trails over the next several days. Shellrock was placed on the beginning of the Lake trail
10/17/13 The end of Big Burn, beginning of Fire Ring, all of Gator Hole and all of Bunker Hill have recently been trimmed
10/4/13 Shell Rock berms have been added to the middle of the Lake trail
9/13/13 Sand ladders were placed on the beginning of the Middle Ridge trail
9/12/13 Sand ladders were built and placed on the middle of the Lake trail
9/6/13 Sand ladders were placed on the end of the Lake trail
9/5/13 In 2 hours a team of workers busted out a bunch of sand ladders soon to be placed on the trail.
8/14/13 Tortoise got a second helping of Turfstone on a sandy downhill S-turn
8/13/13 Lake got more shellrock & turfstone just after the last big drop
8/10-11/2013 This weekend we put down 200 bales of pine straw. Tortoise, Ranger, Lake, Palmetto, Prickly Pear, Silo and Hare all got pine straw on the sandy uphills. We also staged 8 pallets of turfstones & placed 4 pallets of those in the S-turns after the beginning of the Ranger. To top it off we put down about 20 tons of shellrock! Give the pinestraw a couple of rains to settle in and take it easy the first time on the turfstones on Ranger & Lake. Pinestraw was also added to the last sandy climb on 8/10
7/31/13 Half-Pipe got a nice trim and some structural adjustments
Sandbusting ground ladders have been laid down on a section
of Middle Ridge
7/19/13 The S-turn
at the beginning of Tortoise has been
bermed for your pleasure. Also the main downhill on this
trail has new sand ladders
5/16/13 100 bales
of pine straw has been laid in various spots. Ride the trail
and see for yourself!
4/18/13 Tortoise has a new berm where it takes a left turn near the paved path. There is also a new up & down just down the trail from that. Also Osprey, Root Loop & Doe have been trimmed. Big Burn has been trimmed up to the maintenance shed.
2/22/13 The Gator Hole has been trimmed
2/1/13 The Half-Pipe Bypass has been trimmed & a little mulch thrown down