Author Archives: Igor

King Street Cycles Wednesday Evening Rides

2014 season King Street Cycles Wednesday Evening MTB Rides starting Wednesday, April 30! Sign up now with KSC ride club to be sure your ready! Every penny of the $20 fee goes to the trails!

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Monkey Boy is Freed

After the first shift of fallen tree removers was chased out by falling night, Mike Weinmann couldn’t stand the left behind nasty cluster in a fast section of the Monkey Boy, so he took care of it regardless of the darkness. … Continue reading

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All The Trails are Ready for Riding!

We’ve spent 6 hours on clearing deadfall today. There was so much to do, that after a while we’ve stopped counting and taking pictures. Frankenstein has been cleared form four impassable clusters of fallen trees, except for one log near … Continue reading

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Drying Out The Trails

This long weekend was a battle against the persistently wets spots on the Glasgow side of the trails. The worst areas were solved with reroutes, culverts and drainage canals. The trails are in a pretty good shape now, and most … Continue reading

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Most of The Trails Are READY!

Glasgow side if fine for riding, except Frankenstein, which still has some wet spots and fallen trees. The Snyder’s side is usually better, so it is assumed it too will be fine, but please use discretion and stay away if … Continue reading

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Olympian Leigh Hobson’s Endorsement

Having grown up in Waterloo, I was introduced to the Hyrdocut by the great folks at King Street Cycle, including none other than Adam Trotter himself. At the time, the trails were as new and undeveloped as I was to … Continue reading

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Exciting Notice!

Forest thawing in-progress: Summer is coming! Warning: Your favourite trails are at risk of rutting from shoes and tires. You Can Help! Please Stay off the single-track trails until the ground dries up.  

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ADAM of The Adam’s Run Chimed In!

For those unfamiliar with Adam’s stature, he is THE ONE who invented the Hydrocut! Adam has since moved onto greater things, but his presence will never fade from the Hydrocut. This is what he had to say about the latest … Continue reading

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Many Good Friendships Have Been Lost Over The Trails

Trail building is such a passionate thing, that heated arguments often erupt over different opinions. Fortunately the forest always somehow does its magic and makes the best solution win, having us end up with better and better trails, like this … Continue reading

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Life Is Not Fair

After Raf was on his third day of arduous fallen tree clearing, Igor took the fun task of opening up a sweet new section on the Stinky Girl Trail.

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