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What is your go to trail after the rain?

June 19, 2016 - 13:44
Choices Hypervent Uprooted Swine Flu P9 I hate wet trails! I wait for sun!
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Fairy Creek bridge being built, use visitor centre trail head.

June 19, 2016 - 12:35

FYI: There will be a lot of heavy machines working on the new bridge at the Alpine Trails gate over the next few weeks. Contractors have asked for trail users stay out of this area during this time and instead use the trail head at the Visitors Center to access the Mt. Proctor trails (Swine Flu, Mad Cow, Far Side, Fairy Creek, etc.).

Can't wait for 'new bridge' day!

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Lazy Lizard to Stove connector is being built!

June 19, 2016 - 12:33

The FTA started has started the Lazy Lizard connector to Stove Trail. This is a big for this year that we had applied for to BC Parks over one year ago. This is Phase 5 of the Lazy Lizard Trail and involves about 2 kilometers of tree falling, brush cutting, excavator digging and numerous Thursday night FTA trail crew work parties. We have budgeted $20,000 for this project but need to raise more to complete it. Last year the Thunder Ridge Fundraiser netted $10,000 for this project and it was matched with another $10,000 from RMI funds. See the link for more information.


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Have your say about trail maintenance!

May 2, 2016 - 17:46
Choices The trail work that is happening now is just right (no more or less smoothing than the great trail workers are doing now). Just a bit less trail twerking and smoothing than now (the work is appreciated, but keep the trails a bit more challenging). Smooth 'em out - cut out roots and rocks on trails to make them easier - everywhere! No dumbing down of trails - ever! Keep 'em rooty, rocky and steep. Only do essential trail maintenance.
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Do you like the early start to the bike season?

April 26, 2016 - 06:34
Choices Yes. No.
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