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by john
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Lazy Day Discussions
Topic: Hauling Help
Replies: 0
Views: 3649

Hauling Help

So who's up for discovering some new country ? My Bearcat is down and I have a log truck load of firewood coming in. It's a mile and half from road to cabin. Could use some help from anyone with a wide-track or freight sled. I'm down to hauling with my M6, can do it but it'll be a pain. Will provide...
by john
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: Stampede Trail Ride on March 7th
Replies: 1
Views: 1749

Re: Stampede Trail Ride on March 7th

Jan 4 post All, I delayed the Stampede Trail ride by on week due to me being out of town. It is now schedule for January 4th 2020. The plan is to depart Justa store (located at Chena pump and Chena Ridge road) at 8:00am. This is a great place to fuel up and get snacks. We will drive to the Stampede ...
by john
Mon Oct 28, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Land Use and Trail Issues
Topic: Alaska Roadless Rule
Replies: 0
Views: 5970

Alaska Roadless Rule

USDA Forest Service seeks public comment on draft Environmental Impact Statement, alternatives to a proposed Alaska Roadless Rule

https://www.fs.usda.gov/roadmain/roadle ... adlessrule
by john
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Land Use and Trail Issues
Topic: Heads up!
Replies: 1
Views: 5000

Re: Heads up!

FYI

This is the group Kerry Barns and I sat on for a while and they were supportive of motorized users although the make up was 90% non-motorized user.
by john
Sun May 12, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Land Use and Trail Issues
Topic: Peede Trails
Replies: 0
Views: 6122

Peede Trails

A group is organizing to save some borough land north of Peede Road in the North Pole area from being sold. The lots nominated for sale are part of a larger area that is laced with trails and is used by a variety of motorized and non-motorized trail users. Several events/deadlines are happening this...
by john
Sat May 04, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Post events, seminars, and training
Topic: 2019 Potluck
Replies: 1
Views: 5880

2019 Potluck

The End of Season Potluck is scheduled for May 18th, from noon to 4pm. If you wish to attend and bring something to share please go to this link and indicate what you will bring. SnowTravelers is providing Hamburgers, Hotdogs, condiments, chips, and buns. The club has sufficeint paper products as w...
by john
Fri May 03, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Local Political Issues
Topic: More on trail funding
Replies: 0
Views: 7171

More on trail funding

Since the last Interior Trails Newsletter just a couple of days ago, there is new information about the three trails programs involved in the state budget. The RTP information has a call to action. Recreational Trails Program Rep. Grier Hopkins is trying to get support for an amendment that would re...
by john
Wed May 01, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Local Political Issues
Topic: SnoTrac and RTP Funding cut from budget
Replies: 0
Views: 5216

SnoTrac and RTP Funding cut from budget

See pdfs/itq.pdf for more info
by john
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Weather Reports
Topic: Why did I put the machine up for summer?
Replies: 4
Views: 8049

Re: Why did I put the machine up for summer?

Still have a couple feet down here and its snowing again.

Spring riding, go in the morning and sit back after lunch :)
by john
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: Update, Maclaren River Ride
Replies: 4
Views: 6210

Re: Update, Maclaren River Ride

Weather Update, it's great spring riding here and it looks to be about the same at MacLaren, freezing at night about 40 during the day, usually afternoons. Make sure you have scratcher for the trail and T-Shirts for the afternoons :). Weather link for MacLaren: https://mesowest.utah.edu/cgi-bin/drom...
by john
Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Land Use and Trail Issues
Topic: FNSB Parks and Rec Survey
Replies: 0
Views: 4460

FNSB Parks and Rec Survey

Hello everyone – The Fairbanks North Star Borough Parks and Recreation Department is looking for your input on how you use and value our community parks and recreation resources and where we can improve. We have set up an online survey (see link below) that only takes a few minutes, and if you have...
by john
Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: White Mountains
Replies: 2
Views: 4405

Re: White Mountains

I always check the BLM White Mtn facebook site. https://www.facebook.com/BLMWhiteMountains/?__tn__=kC-R&eid=ARAMwmcyFhiv_TBegOA9uJeBsMW3FDH0f4d329_UW5K-EVt82l7keHAmSaodJTqjS8DGlJWQgZMluk4U&hc_ref=ARQ9jNnrWuK7Q-L7SfEUOrJO_B5x4jRUgYrp2FxsuHr1TmWfTCEBvCo_j39IMhX0qKo&fref=nf&__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARCbZhce5Z...
by john
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Sweetheart ride Minnesota style
Replies: 2
Views: 4163

Re: Sweetheart ride Minnesota style

Nice, glad you're having a good winter and getting some rides. Looks like this year's FST Sweetheart ride will be cold :)