Moonlite Sno-Skimmers is one of Maine's oldest continuously running snowmobile clubs dating back to 1973. We maintain over 30 miles of snowmobile trails in Cumberland and North Yarmouth with the help of our members and volunteers providing local snowmobile riders a safe trail system. New members are always welcome. Find us on FaceBook at: https://www.facebook.com/MoonliteSnoSkimmers/ 

 

1/8 Meeting at Rachel’s -18 members in attendance

  • Approx $11,500 balance
  • Trail grant submitted
  • 6 businesses
  • 24 regular members
  • Thank you letter from Cumberland. food pantry for $250 donation
  • Discussed updating website to have business sponsorship page
  • Will present appreciation plaque to the Robert Andersen Landscape company for the tremendous support they have provided
  • Associate memberships discussed
  • Trail work, signing, & grooming in progress
  • Bridges
    • Flood did some damage
    • Moved/pushed new big bridge 50-100yds down river
    • May need excavator to lift/pull back to original spot
    • Need to set bridge UP out of water so as not to float down more
  • $1,400 bill from Hancock lumber for bridge material
  • Steve/Terry may ask Robert/Karl to help with excavator. 4 more bridge tasks needed: posts, flooring, etc.
  • Bill has more unused bridge lumber at his house and some more down by the big bridge
  • Shaun volunteered to work on flooring the mat bridge - Saturday 1/11
  • Getting material to the bridge needs help. Bill will take lumber to North bridge.
  • Drags
    • 2 at Bill's
    • 2 at clubhouse
    • 1 at Joe's
    • 1 at Tyler's
  • Scott Verrill has been working on trails, filling wet holes, etc.
  • One of the blue groomer sleds needs to go to West Cumb - Tyler has room in his barn
  • Older groomer sleds can overheat
  • *** Joe reports good trail conditions all the way through town/powerlines ***
    • Get out there and Ride, Walk, Bike, Ski!!!
    • Aaaannnndddd join your local snowmobile club to help support the trails smile
  • We should update Facebook with Trail Conditions & pics
  • Big bridge “fix” discussed: rebar, 6”x6” posts, tie down, block up, cable, etc...
  • Any new business?
  • We need more backers for signage
  • *** 10:00am Saturday to work on West Cumberland bypass bridges - meet at clubhouse ***
  • Club ride in Rumford rescheduled for February
  • Next club meeting Wednesday, January 22nd