Category: Trail Work

Trail work this Sunday October 2nd

We are having a trail work day this Sunday starting at 8:00 am. We will be debrushing the trail out of the groomer shed to the Tin Santy Road. Bring brush cutters and other trail clearing tools and lots of energy. The berry bushes and steeple top grow back every year. We want everyone to …

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Work day report

Scott R, John, Bill, Ray, Dave and I installed the last sign posts today. Most went in quite nice except the last on at the Notch Parking Area. We also repaired the skidder bridge on the Arthur trail. I am sure we will be revisiting that next year but it is good for this year. …

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News about Annual Meeting and Work Day

The annual meeting is September 10 in Island Pond. Mike S. is going up the day before but Dave and I are going up that morning. If any one else wants to go we nave room, just let us know.   Also our next work day is September 18. We will be finishing the sign …

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Trail Work Report

We were out installing the sign posts for the new signs. The members there were Dave, Mike, Bill, John and myself. We installed 10 posts. Dave borrowed a pounder to drive the signs in. Some spots we had to try several times to find a spot where the post would go in. We also realized …

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Trail work

As you probably noticed I did not post a work day for July. That is because the members with the equipment and others that were going to help were busy all this month. I will post a work day in August when I hear when it is going to be when I am told. Summer …

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Work day this Sunday June 12

We are having a work day to get started on our sign post. We will be cutting and drilling and assembling the top parts of our sign posts. Some of the parts are aluminum. We will be rounding the corners on the aluminum stock. Bring any cordless or corded tools that you think might help. …

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End of season trail work.

Dave and Mike S. were out last week picking up the signs in the Wheelerville area. Dad was out locking gates in Shrewsbury and I locked the gates at the Notch area and the North side of the Jeffords State Forest. The State locked the gates on the CCC Road. So we should not have …

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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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