Maintenance Reports 2012

 

 

Mon. Dec. 31

Adam’s Run –  Trail change layout and marking (ID x 5h)

Mon. Dec. 17

Stinky Gir – Shape, armour, gravel fill and top dress two large potholes halfway between shed and boardwalk (DB x 2h)

Stinky Girl – Shape, armour, gravel fill and top dress pothole at the very start of the boardwalk (DB x .75h)

Stinky Gir – Gravel fill and top dress two wet spots up the trail just prior to the boardwalk (DB x .5h)

Glasgow Shed – Clean up tools, wheelbarrow and shed (DB x .25h)

Sat. Dec. 8

Frankenstein – The approach and runout from the Fraggle Rock feature rerouted and bench cut (DB, CD, CK, AH, RT, ID x 6.5h)

Wed. Dec. 5

Frankenstein (beginning) – The muddy area in the low laying open section trenched out and filled with gravel (DB x 5h)

Frankenstein (near the exit) – 2 wet spots filled with gravel (DB x .5h)

Stinky Girl – Wet spot filled with gravel (DB x .25h)

Wed. Nov 28

Stinky Girl – Pot holes and muddy sections dug out and filled with gravel (DB x 4.5h)

Sat. Nov. 24

Frankenstein – Improvements planned for the latest change (CD, ID x 3h)

Wed. Nov. 21.

Kaitlyn’s Switchbacks – Potholes at the both ends of the boardwalk filled with gravel (DB x 2.5h)

Stinky Girl/Frankenstein/Bride – Trail repairs made and some trail modification markings taped (DB x 2.5h)

Sat. Nov. 17

Jessica – Modifying three bends in the newly made trail sections (ID x 1h)

Frankenstein – Modifying the latest trail change; widening the two uphill switchbacks bends and the approach to the James Rock; smoothing the runout from the James Rock (ID 7h)

Wed. Nov. 14

Frankenstein – Touching up the latest change (RH x 4.5h)

Jessica – Touching up the latest change (ID x .5h)

Mon. Nov. 12

Frankenstein (far north-west corner) – Trail rerouted to a new rock feature (RH, DB, AH x 5.5h)

Stinky Girl/Bride – Fallen trees cut and removed (RH, DB, AH x 1h)

Sun. Nov. 11

Jessica – Correction made to the new trail section (ID x .75h)

Sat. Nov. 10

Jessica/Kamikaze/Stinky Girl/Bride/Back 40 – A Trail Day; Jessica extension finished, Rock armouring all along Kamikaze, canal bridge dirt bike blocking with logs, fallen logs cut and removed from Stinky Girl and Bride trails (RH, GJ, SS, DB, CK, JP, CD, ML, JB, MI, SM, MB, CR, AH, RT, BA, BC, SM, SW, DD, DS, ID + x 4h)

Snyder’s Parking – BBQ lunch for the volunteers, (King Street Cycles – LL, AC x 2h)

Kamikaze – Finishing the rock armouring (CK + 1 x 2h)

Landfill Facility – Arranging the gravel delivery for filling holes (ID x 1h)

Fri. Nov. 9

Jessica – Preparation work for the Trail Day (ID x .75h)

Thu. Nov. 8

Stinky Girl/Bride – Fallen trees cut and removed (AH x 1.75h)

Wed. Nov. 7

Landfill Trails –  Fallen logs removed (DB x 2h)

Stinky Girl – Repaired a badly mad unauthorized path around a fallen tree, and reconstructed the original path (DB x 1h)

Stinky Girl – 2 fallen trees cut and removed (AH x 1.5h)

Tue. Nov. 6

Jessica – Clearing the new to be opened trail section (DB, CD x6.5h, MM x 2h)

Sat. Nov. 3.

Jessica – Clearing the new to be opened trail section (RO x 2.5h)

Fri. Nov. 2

Jessica – Marking a new trail layout and clearing the new to be open trail section (DB, ID x 6h)

Thu. Nov. 1

Jessica – Clearing the new to be opened trail section (RO, JO x 1.75h)

Tue, Oct. 25

Kamikaze – 4 fallen trees removed (RO, JO x .5h)

Twister (new section) – 3 fallen trees removed (RO, JO x .5h)

Jessica – 3 fallen trees and some brush removed (RO, JO x .5h)

Fri. Oct. 26

Creepy Corner – The latest switchback change improvement (DB x 1.5h)

Creepy Corner – Opening a berm path over a rock pile (DB x .5h)

Jessica – Marking a new trail layout (DB, ID x 4h)

Sun. Oct. 21

Frankenstein – Trail changes marked out (ID x 2h)

Sat. Oct. 20

Twister/Adam’s Run/Creepy Corner/Kamikaze – Extending the trails, creating an expert qualifier feature for the Kamikaze hard line, and changing the signage (RH, JM, DB, SM, KR, RT, JB, BA, AH, ML, SL, JM, TM, SM, CB, LB, BC, BC, DW, DH, PK, SM, DW, ID + 6 x 4h)

Snyder’s Parking – BBQ lunch for the volunteers, (King Street Cycles – LL, KS x 2h)

Wed. Oct. 17

Twister – Twister – Clearing the new to be opened end of the trail (DB x 4h, RO, ID x 3h,  JM x 2h)

Sat. Oct. 13

Adam’s Run – Cleared and raked the new to be open section (JB, KB,CR, RH, ID x 4h)

Fri. Oct. 12

Twister – Clearing the new to be opened end of the trail (RO x .2h)

Thu. Oct. 11

Twister – Clearing the new to be opened end of the trail (RO x .75h)

Wed. Oct. 10

Twister – Clearing the new to be opened end of the trail (RO x 1h)

Tue. Oct. 9

Adam’s Run – Cleared and raked the new to be open section (DB x 2h)

Mon. Oct. 8

Adam’s Run – Cleared and raked the new to be open section (DB x 3.5h)

Sat. Oct. 6

Adam’s Run – New trail addition worked on (SR, BR, AH, CR, RH, ID x 4h)

Thu. Oct. 3

Adam’s Run – Trail changes planned and marked (ID x 1h)

Wed. Oct. 2

Adam’s Run – Trail changes planned and marked (ID x 2h)

Mon. Oct. 1

Adam’s Run – Created a new rock feature (RH, RO x 2h)

Sun. Sep. 30

Bootleg Trail – The trail reroute completed, new trail sign posted, old section closed (ID x 6h, RH x 3h)

Sat. Sep. 29

Adam’s Run – A tril reroute made after the big rock (SR, BR, BC, AH, ID x 4.5h)

Thu. Sep. 27

Adms’s Run – Trail change planning and marking (ID x 2h)

Twister – Clearing the new to be opened end of the trail (RO x 2.5h)

Wed. Sep. 26

Bootleg Trail – Planaing the finishing and opening of the new section (DB, RO, ID x .5h)

Kamikaze (entrance) – Planning the improving of the hard line qualifier (DB, RO, ID x .5h)

Tue. Sep. 25

Petersburg Forest – Sign posts taken from the Landfill side and delivered to the Petersburg side (DB x .5h)

Bootleg Trail – Finished clearing and started raking the new to be opened section (DB x 5h)

Mon. Sep. 24

Twister – Started clearing the new to be opened end of the trail (RO, ID x 2.5h)

Sun. Sep. 23

Glasgow Parking –  Fun Day, fundraising event (Jason Murdoch, King Street Cycles, Ziggy’s, McPhail’s x 4h)

Sat. Sep. 22

Creepy Corner/Multi-Purpose Trail – Bridge installing, trail reroute and intersection change (JM, GJ, RH, BA, SS, GC, CF, KN, SR, BR, DI, JH, AH, EH, JS, DW, KE, MS, LJ, KW, RO, SM, SW, MM, DD, ID, + x 4h).

Snyder’s Parking – BBQ lunch for the volunteers, (King Street Cycles x 2h)

Fri. Sep. 21

Snyder’s Parking – A bridge for the new trail delivered (AC, ID x 1h)

Thu. Sep. 21

Creepy Corner – Removing a wasp nest from the trail to be constructed and other prepping for the trail change work (DB x 3 h)

Wed. Sep. 20

Creepy Corner/Bootleg Trail – Prepping work for Trail Day (DB x 4h)

Tue. Sep. 19

Creepy Corner/Bootleg Trail/Sweet Street – Removing fallen trees and branches from the trail (RO x 1h)

Twister – Two fallen pines cut and removed (RO x 1.5h)

Jessica – Fallen branches removed (RO x .25h)

Mon. Sep. 17

Creepy Corner/Bootleg/Adam’s Run/Twister/Jessica – Planning trail changes (RH, ID x 3h)

Sun. Sep. 16

Adam’s Run – Planing and marking trail changes (ID x 2h)

Sat. Sep. 15

Trails – Moved half of the tools from the Glasgow shed to the Snyder’s Shed (DB, ID x 2.5h)

Bootleg Trail – Changes planned (DB, ID x .5h

Tue, Sep. 12

Stinky Gir – Cleaned out raspberry canes and thistles (DB x .5h)

Back 40 – Trees and branches dragged to to block dirt bikes from accessing the bridge over the canal (DB x 2.5h)

Back 40 (the beginning) – Huge fallen maple tree cleared off the path (DB x 1h)

Scrambler – Fallen tree cleared off the path (DB x .1h)

Mon. Sep. 10

Twister/Adam’s Run/Bootleg Trail – Changes planned and marked (ID x 3h)

Sun. Sep. 9

Multi-Use Trail – Erecting a tool shed and building a footing for it (CD, TB, CR, DW, DL, SM, SW, ID, +1 x 4h)

Sat. Sep. 8

Frankenstein – Planing for the new bridge across the swamp in the South-East corner (GJ, ID x 2h)

Twister/Adam’s Run/Bootleg Trail – Changes planned and marked (ID x 7.5h)

Sun. Sep. 2

Creepy Corner – Planing trail changes (ID x 6h)

Fri. Aug. 31

Creepy Corner – Planing trail changes (RH, ID x 1h)

Sun. Aug. 27

Creepy Corner – Cutting and removing fallen trees with the two-man-saw, to clear the path for the new extension (JB, ID x 1.5h)

Sat. Aug. 26

Creepy Corner – Trail Panning (GJ, ID x 1h)

Creepy Corner – Brush cleaning for the trail extension (BA, DL x 3.5h + ID x 2h)

Fri. Aug. 25

Twister – Brush clearing (AH x .5h)

Twister/Jessica/Bootleg – Deadfall clearing (AH x 1h)

Tue. Aug. 21

Frankenstein – Cutting back the overgrown grass (AH x .75h)

Sun. Aug 19

Creepy Corner – Trail changes planned (ID x 6.5h)

Wed. Aug. 1

Twister – Fallen logs saw cut and removed (DB x 1.5h)

Snyder’s Parking – Garbage cleaned out (DB x 1.5h)

Wed. Jul. 18

Landfill side – Clipping out raspberry canes, thistles and bar + head level vines + branches (DB x 5h)

Mon. Jul. 9

Bootleg Trail – A big fallen tree cut with a two-man-saw (RO, ID x 1h)

Sat. Jul. 7

Jessica and Twister – Overgrown brush cut back (TB x 3h)

Sun. Jul. 1

Frankenstein – A persistent mud-hole problem remedied with creating a channel, adding a culvert and building a soil/rock berm over it (MB, ID x 6h)

Sat. Jun. 30

Monkey Boy (end), Stinky Girl – Unauthorized and improper mud-hole filling removed (ID x .5h)

Fri. Jun. 29

Jake’s Breakaway – Huge fallen tree two-man-saw cut and removed from the path (MP, ID x 2h)

Sun. Jun. 24

Back 40 – The west side bench cut approach to the bridge improved (ID x 9h)

Sat. Jun. 23

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – The Back 40 trail extended all the way to the Double Bypass trail, changing the Rocky Mountain trail from two-way to one-way trail (GJ, RH, SS, MM, CD, DI, NA, MiB, JY, TH, SR, JG, SS, BA, ID x 4h)

Andy’s BBQ Run – King Street BBQ prepared for the volunteers (AC x 3h)

Thu. Jun. 21

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – The two new bridges loaded on to a truck and delivered to the location (GJ, AC, KR, DB, ID x 1.5h)

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – Brush cleared out to prep the new path to be opened on the upcoming Trail Day (ID x 3h)

Wed. Jun. 20

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – The grass on the new trail route moved down (DB x 5h)

Mon. Jun. 18

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – Big logs cut an carried in to the position for dividing the East and Westbound trails (CD, BA, EH, JG, ID x 3.5h)

Sun. Jun. 17

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – The new trail routing was laid out and the tall grass in the path has been cut down with a scythe (ID x 4.5h)

Sat. Jun. 16

Rocky Mountain (at the canal) – Bench cut approach for the new bridge created (TS, SM, SH x 3h, ID x 4.5h)

Sun. Jun. 10

Double Bypass, Bride – New bridges installed (DS x 2h , SM, SH x 3h, ID x 4h)

Thu. Jun. 7

Stinky Girl, Bride, Double Bypass – 5 prefabricated bridge/boardwalk sections picked up from the manufacturer and delivered to the location (AC, GJ, BT, RO, CD, ID x2h)

Sat.  Jun 2.

Kamikaze – Two loose sandy peaks paved over with stones (DH,
DW, SG, KS, ID x 4.5h)

Tue. May 22

Adam’s Run – A loosening up corner rerouted (RH x 4h)

Bootleg Trail – Trail rerouted to allow space for the Adam’s Run reroute (RH x 2h)

Sat. May 19

Glasgow Parking – Sign posts delivered (SS x .5h)

Frankenstein – New entrance built and the old two-way entrance/exit turned in to an exit only (DS x 2.5h, BC x 3.5h, RO x .5h, ID x 12h,)

Fri. May 18

Canal – New bridge location planned (GJ, ID, x 1h)

Tue. May 16

Stinky Girl – A maple tree sapling planted (RO, ID x .25h)

Frankenstein – The culvert/burm project touched up (RO, ID x 1h)

Frankenstein – A bend made longer and modified for a better flow (RO, ID x 2.25h)

Mon. May 14

Frankenstein – A big rock/soil burm with a culvert built for better flow and the elimination of a persistently wet spot. (RO, ID x 4h)

Sat. May 12

Landfill Property – Shed construction finished (CD, DB, ID + 1 x 2h)

Kaitlyn’s Switchbacks – Trail counter camouflaged and the reading taken: 2727 (DB, ID x .25h)

Fri. May 11

Landfill Property – Steel shed erected on the base of gravel and patio stones (CD, DB, RO, TB, ID + 2 x 4.5h)

Wed. May 9

Landfill Property – Location for a tool shed scouted (CD, ID x .5h)

Sun. May. 6

Bride – Two trees saw cut and removed (RO x .2h)

Rockin’ Ronnie – A badly made log pile removed (RO x .25h)

Mon. Apr. 30

Jake’s Breakaway (at the first rock garden) – The previously limbed thick fallen pine cut in two spots with a two-man-saw and removed from the trail (RO, ID x 1.25h)

Stinky Girl – A thick fallen hardwood tree cut in two spots with a two-man-saw and removed from the trail (RO, ID x 1.25h)

Sun. Apr. 29

Jake’s Breakaway (at the first rock garden) – Huge fallen pine limbed to enable it’s removal from the trails (RO x 3h)

Sat. Apr. 28

Twister (on the top of the switchbacks) – Rock feature further rearranged to make it closer to its original shape, after someone made an unauthorized change (RO x .25h)

Adam’s Run – A fallen log removed (RO x .25h)

Creepy Corner  – A fallen log removed (RO x .25h)

Mon. Apr. 24

Double Bypass, Stinky Girl, Bride – Bridges repaired (RO, ID x 3h)

Bride (the end) – Shortcuts blocked with three big logs (RO, ID x .5h)

Sun. Apr. 23

Adam’s Run – Tweaking of the bends in some of the newly built trail sections (ID x 4h)

Bypass – A tightening bend obstructed with a big rock (RH, ID x .1h)

All the Western half Trails – Trail changes/improvements planning (RH, HD x 3h)

Frankenstein – The many times badly rebuilt log piles dismantled again (ID x .25)

Thu. Apr. 19

Adam’s Run – The approach to the big rock and the easier line around it changed for safety; making it more difficult to get to the rock (with a visually inviting easy line as oppose to the swerving approach to the rock and a challenging step up rock obstacle), thus avoiding the less skilled riders inadvertently finding them selves on the rock, or riding over it (RO, SM, SH, ID x 3.5h)

Wed. Apr. 18

Adam’s Run – Two large fallen trees removed from the trail (AC, DC, ID + 4 x .25h)

Tue. Apr. 17

Frankenstein – A fallen tree removed (SK x .5h)

Sweet Street – Three fallen trees removed (SK x .5h)

Twister – Fallen trees removed (SK, ML x .5h)

Rockin Ronnie – A fallen tree removed (SK x .5h)

Adam’s Run – Fallen trees removed (ML x .5h)

Mon. Apr. 16

Kaitlyn’s Switchbacks – Kaitlyn’s Switchbacks – Traffic counting measures taken and the recent damage from riding in mud documented (ID x 1h)

All The Trails – Smaller deadfall removed (ID x 1h)

Sat. Apr. 14

Adam’s Run – A trail section changed in order to eliminate a steep eroded section and improve the approach to the big rock that can be ridden over (SS, CD, CK, BE, DB, RH, JK, ID + 30 x 4h)

The Multi Use Trail – The earlier closure of traffic through the old gully was reinforced with a greater blockade, built from logs, to prevent the attempts of re-establishing the passage (8 x 2h)

The Parking Lot – Lunch for 40+ volunteers prepared by King Street Cycles (LC, AC x 2h)

Stinky Girl – A maple tree sapling planted in the old hydro corridor opening (DD, ID x 2h)

Kaitlyn’s Switchbacks – Traffic counting measures taken: 896218 – (ID x 1h)

Fri. Apr. 13

Frankenstein – The down-ramp on the first one out of two rock features before the woopty-doo has been kicked apart by someone, so it had to be rebuilt again (ID x .25h)

Stinky Girl / Bride – The “gathering spot” has been confined with logs to prevent the trampled area for spreading (ID x .5h)

Rocky Mountain – Widening trail section narrowed down with logs (ID x .25h)

Thu. Apr. 12

Sweet Street / Jake’s Attack – The trails choked down with big logs to better definition and separation from the double-track/multi-use-trail

Rocky Mountain – Widening trail sections narrowed down with logs and rocks (ID x .25h)

Wed. Apr. 11

Rocky Mountain – Widening trail sections narrowed down with logs and rocks (ID x .25h)

Mon. Apr. 9

Adam’s Run – Large roots [new and rotting] and large downfall cut back/cleared, as well as pulling/clipping of majority of the saplings in the preparation for the Trail Day (DB x 2.5h)

Frankenstein (at the woopty-doo) – Someone has for the third time badly rebuilt the log pile, but this time they used the rocks from the nearby properly made rock feature; so the log pile had to be dismantled once gain, and the rock pile restored to it’s original shape (MP, ID x .5h)

Frankenstein (near the end) – A badly made log pile dismantled for the fourth time (ID x .1h)

Sun. Apr. 8

Adam’s Run – Brush  cleared in preparation for the Trail day work (MM, ID x 2.5h)

Sat. Apr. 7

Twister (on the top of the switchbacks) – Rock feature rearranged back to its original shape, after someone made an unauthorized change (RO x .1h)

Fri. Apr. 6

Adam’s Run – Prep work done for the trail change scheduled for the next weeks Trail Day; trail layout tweaked and all the bigger logs saw-cut and moved out of the way (RH, CD, CK, ID + 2 x 5h)

Kamikaze – The eroding area (chewed up by people walking up the slope beside the trail) covered up with more big logs (RH, CD, CK, ID x .5h)

Thu. Apr. 5

Kamikaze – An eroding area (chewed up by people walking up the slope beside the trail) covered up with big logs (ID, x .5h)

Twister (switchbacks) – The shortcuts on both sides of the switchbacks blocked off with logs (ID x .25h)

Jake’s Breakaway – A corner corrected for better flow (ID x .25h)

Sweet Street (the start) – A widening spot chocked down with logs (ID x .25h)

Rocky Mountain – A widening spot chocked down with logs (ID x .25h)

Frankenstein (near the end) – A badly made log pile dismantled for the third time (ID x .25h)

Stinky Girl (near the end) – A badly made log pile dismantled for the second time (ID x .1h)

Wed. Apr. 4

Frankenstein (near the end) – A badly made log pile dismantled for the second time (ID x .25h)

Mon. Apr. 3

Adam’s Run – Trail changes planned (CD, AC, DB, CK, DC, ID x 2.5h)

Sun. Apr. 2

Adam’s Run – Trail changes planned (CD, AC, DB, ID x 4h)

Thu. Mar. 29

Stinky Girl  – A badly made log pile dismantled (BE, CD, ID x .1h)

Frankenstein – A badly made log pile dismantled (BE, CD, ID x .1h)

Mon. Mar. 26

Frankenstein (near the end) – A badly made log pile dismantled (ID x .25h)

Sweet Street – A shortcut through the half-pipe run closed with big logs (ID x .5h)

Sat. Mar. 24

Stinky Girl – 2 maple tree saplings planted in the old hydro corridor opening (DD, ID x 2h)

Fri. Mar. 23

Adam’s Run – 2 fallen logs saw-cut and removed (ID x 1h)

Jake’s Breakaway – A big fallen log saw-cut and removed (ID x 2h)

Twister – 4 fallen lags saw-cut and removed (ID x 1h)

Sat. Mar. 17

Frankenstein – Hazard tree cutting planning walk (AH, AC, CK, ID x 2h)

Frankenstein – Big fallen logs rearranged in to a rideable log pile (AC, CK, ID x .5h)

Rockin’ Ronnie – A pair of huge fallen pines saw-cut and removed (CK, ID x 2h)

Stinky Girl – Fallen tree removed from the long boardwalk (CK, ID x .5h)

Stinky Girl – Fallen tree remove from the upper section (CK, ID x .5h)

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