Blue Flower

 

Location: Toddy Brook

Members in attendance: 14

  • 3 pole bridge work this Saturday
  • Need some blocking between the poles to keep them straight
  • 9:00am start
  • Excavator at 10:00am
  • Need to level it out
  • Need to shim/block the center pole and build ramps
  • Sled material 6”x6”, 2”x6”, etc. needs to get down to the bridge
  • May need impact driver for putting in lag screws
  • Chainsaw, prybar, etc...
  • BillB got material from Board Barn, for 6”x6” and railroad ties
  • Joe says we should redo the “wear strips” on the new bridges to have 45 degree or more, so that drag doesn’t catch
  • KenT mentioned waterhole at bottom of Blueberry Hill
  • Need some sign “backers” 12”x12”
  • May need another pipe drag or “panner”?
  • KevinG will forward weblink for “drag guy” in Chelsea, he builds various sizes...
  • Club officers/directors, Mark Bradeen for Dan Shehan.
  • Trail master needs name - ShaunB has stepped up - Thank you!
  • New trail(?) reopen older one to cross Rt9, ShawnM applied to CMP for Powerline from Harris Rd to Rt 9
  • ShaunB messaged Falm club about new 3-pole bridge opening. Lets have a grand opening cookout! Date TBD
  • New memberships 1 business, Rachel’s, 1 family ~40 members total
  • Treasury
    • Current bal - $9,346
    • Some exp for tools at Harbor freight and materials at Board Barn
    • Outstanding check for poles, Bruce in contact
    • No Yarm Variety needs some gas reimbursements
  • MikeE mentioned that meeting attendance is commendable
  • Buy some reflective stickers for sleds & drags!
  • 500 Snowmo reflective stickers approved ~$400 ordered from KevinG
  • $250 approved for metal trail signs, “These trails maintained by Moonlite Sno-Skimmers”
  • Bruce mentioned some nice heavy pallets, but they can hang up a drag - they need to be better buried by snow/mud/etc.
  • Meeting adjourned