Hydrocut Trail Condition Monitoring System
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Trail Blockage/Re-routing

Posted April 18, 2012 by WCC Administrator

More than a year ago The Region had closed a passage through an eroding gully that was used for shortcutting between sections of the Multi-Use (double-track) Trail. They’ve blocked the passage with big trees and have clearly posted their authority and the  reasons for the closure (the signs are visible on the pictures). However, people  have started making new shortcuts […]

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Huge Success on the First Trail Day!

Posted April 15, 2012 by WCC Administrator

Our first Trail Day of 2012 was kicked off with looming clouds and a chance for rain.  We successfully re-routed the washed out and rutted downhill run to the “big rock” on  Adam’s Run.  Our main goal was to create a more direct line up with the aforementioned rock to give riders of all abilities […]

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Making Unauthorized Trail Changes

Posted April 7, 2012 by WCC Administrator

The unusually early onset of the trail riding season of 2012, has also brought the nuisance of the self appointed “helpers”.  Some people probably mean well by wanting to “tidy up” the trails, but end up doing wrong things, like removing or dumbing down the natural features/obstacles. A typical example is the recent removal of the ”tight to squeeze […]

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Join the Pool of Trail Helpers!

Posted April 1, 2012 by WCC Administrator

While bigger Hydrocut Trail building/improvement projects are done on the 4-5 official Trail Days in a season, the regular trail maintenance is done by periodic outings of the maintenance crew mebers. These are usually smaller projects done in the evenings or weekends. Occasionally we look for a few helping hands, by sending out emails to potential […]

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Hydrocut Trail Day – April 14th

Posted April 1, 2012 by WCC Administrator

We are kick starting a glorious new season of trail improvement projects with reworking the Adam’s Run trail. Some sections of this trail will be rearranged in a similar way Frankenstein was changed in 2009. This will result in a longer, faster and more interesting Adam’s Run. We are looking for volunteers to join us […]

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