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by Summit800
Mon May 06, 2013 6:08 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: Ideas for a last spring ride
Replies: 10
Views: 8060

Re: Ideas for a last spring ride

We went on a short ride yesterday (Sunday) afternoon, unloaded at the Circle trail head and rode into Chatanika lodge for an early dinner. The trail to the ditch will hold for another week, but the hill to the ditch is bare, or is by now. snow is waist deep along the trail, but is SOFT....
by Summit800
Mon May 06, 2013 6:05 pm
Forum: Before you go, remember....
Topic: EMS Contacts for the Interior
Replies: 18
Views: 17012

Re: EMS Contacts for the Interior

There is no way to resolve what happened, if the system can be repaired before it is needed again it would be great.

I for one am very pessimistic however. I have has quite a few dealings with the State LEO's and there has not been one that was positive, ever.
by Summit800
Wed May 01, 2013 11:25 am
Forum: Before you go, remember....
Topic: EMS Contacts for the Interior
Replies: 18
Views: 17012

Re: EMS Contacts for the Interior

Its hard to comprehend that you can be in the middle of the Brooks range and push a button on a red box and get assistance, but a phone call to 911 EMERGENCY yeilds nothing but greif

The system is broken,
by Summit800
Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: Before you go, remember....
Topic: EMS Contacts for the Interior
Replies: 18
Views: 17012

Re: EMS Contacts for the Interior

No, the problem is the Troopers were not willing to ask for assistance. They didnt even ask if it was outside the borough. And Im not sure it was. Dont make excuses for these guys, this emergency was handled very poorly to say the least. My advise, If you need emergency assistance, tell them your be...
by Summit800
Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: Lazy Day Discussions
Topic: Need rescue! use a beacon!
Replies: 4
Views: 4473

Re: Need rescue! use a beacon!

Whenever I go "away from people" I carry the SPOT personal locator beacon. its not 100%, but it does add a level of comfort.
by Summit800
Wed Apr 10, 2013 6:10 pm
Forum: Lazy Day Discussions
Topic: Jack it up
Replies: 2
Views: 3443

Re: Jack it up

I dont know, those Arctic cats are awful heavy, might not hurt to have a handyman jack.
by Summit800
Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:37 am
Forum: Lazy Day Discussions
Topic: Paxson Lodge
Replies: 7
Views: 5713

Re: Paxson Lodge

Peterson charged to park in their lot as well, so no change...for parking that is
by Summit800
Wed Mar 06, 2013 4:38 am
Forum: Post events, seminars, and training
Topic: SNOW RONDY
Replies: 7
Views: 5474

Re: SNOW RONDY

Ill take a checkpoint, unless Revitup has me assigned other duties
by Summit800
Thu Feb 21, 2013 8:02 am
Forum: Meeting Minutes
Topic: General Membership Meeting Feb 20, 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 3518

Re: General Membership Meeting Feb 20, 2013

Could still use some help @ Iron Dog HQ,

Contact Jody if you wish to help.
by Summit800
Mon Feb 11, 2013 7:57 pm
Forum: Lazy Day Discussions
Topic: Take the Helm..et
Replies: 1
Views: 2572

Re: Take the Helm..et

A lot depends on your particular riding style. For trail riding I really like my B2VS from Skidoo. very warm, great visibility, the tinted inner shield is great for the sun. My only issue with it is it is too warm for me if warmer than about zero, and if carving in the deep, I will generate enough m...
by Summit800
Tue Feb 05, 2013 4:46 pm
Forum: Land Use and Trail Issues
Topic: Bridges
Replies: 8
Views: 9306

Re: Bridges

Im in! as long as it isnt fishing time
by Summit800
Tue Feb 05, 2013 4:45 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: Ride Report for Gilmore Trail 2 February
Replies: 5
Views: 4482

Re: Ride Report for Gilmore Trail 2 February

Yep, he gave "ditch banging" a whole new meaning.

If I remember correctly, it took 3 of us to get that sled upright.
by Summit800
Tue Feb 05, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: Feb 9th, Tanana Flats
Replies: 27
Views: 16314

Re: Feb 9th, Tanana Flats

Ya, What She Said! :rolf:
by Summit800
Tue Jan 29, 2013 5:21 pm
Forum: Upcoming Rides !
Topic: Smallwood @ Gilmore Trail
Replies: 21
Views: 13414

Re: Smallwood @ Gilmore Trail

I could use another chord or two at the house....
by Summit800
Tue Jan 22, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Lazy Day Discussions
Topic: Suggestions for figuring out what machine to buy?
Replies: 24
Views: 19670

Re: Suggestions for figuring out what machine to buy?

Thats exactly what I was getting at.

A reputable shop would at the very least help with the repair..