Roy Arthur

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Trail Report January 18,2022

Dave was out all day checking and clearing the trails. In the morning Jeff Leonard helped him. Scott Ryan was out this afternoon checking and clearing the trails also. The only trail not checked is the Arthur trail to the groomer shed. There is some drifting in areas and the only water spot is on …

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Snow on Monday?

The forecasts are all different so I do not know what we will get. If we get enough I plan on going out on Wednesday to see what we can do. It will be an all day trip, if anyone wants to go with me let me know. If you can not go all day …

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Track Studding is complete and Meeting Reminder.

We had 8 volunteers show up in the freezing rain to install the studs. They were in, in less than 2 hours. There are 175 studs per track and a total of 700 studs. The front tracks are really worn and the width of the rubber grouser is narrower than the rear tracks. The front …

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Installing Studs in our Tucker Tracks

Sunday morning at 8:00 am we are going to install studs in our tracks and we are looking for help to make it go quicker. We are installing 700 studs. Bring cordless drills and extra batteries. If we can get two people per track, one drilling and one installing the studs that would be great. …

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Trails Correction.

Matt just informed me that if I had them red closed then you can get a ticket so I put them back to gray no data.  I do not feel they are good enough for yellow. I learned something new today.

Trails

Matt at Vast asked all of us that left our trails gray ( unknown but not closed ) to make them red ( closed ) on the map because it looked better. If you do decide to go out there is no law against it, with the snow that we have I do not recommend …

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Sno-Birds Trails

I was up in Shrewsbury on Saturday and Sunday. There was 5″ of snow at the groomer shed. I wanted to go out and pack the snow but there was not enough, I would be hurting the trails Dad and I felt so I did not go out. I am hoping to go out later …

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Sno-Birds Trails

Last Sunday and Monday we were out clearing a lot of trees. Scott R was out on Sunday. I was out on Sunday opening gates and clearing trees with my truck and walking. On Monday John H and myself were out all day clearing all the upper trails and all  the way to the Falls …

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Will we have snow for opening day?

I am planing to go out with the Tucker on Monday the 13th to check the trails and clean up the trees that will be down. That is depending on the rain again on Saturday. I would go out on Sunday but VAST will not pay mileage because it is still hunting season. If some …

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Meeting and trail update from our last work day

Our next meeting is November 9 at the Southside Restaurant  starting at 7:00pm. Hope to see you there! I just realized that I did not post any thing about the last work day. We had a good turn out. Jeff and Scott Ballard, John, Mark, Adrian, Doc, and Dave with his excavator. We debrushed the …

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