Category Archives: Trails
Unfortunately, the lawsuit filed by various OHV groups against the Tahoe National Forest closure of 800+ miles of routes was decided in favor of the Forest Service: http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/environment/article63054517.html Not sure whether there will be any further legal action at … Continue reading
This weekend is the club’s one day snow run. We are going to the Mormon Emigrant Trail. The club will meet at the Manteca Wendy’s parking lot (Hwy 99 and Hwy 120) on Saturday morning. We will leave Wendy’s at … Continue reading
This would be a great thing to help out with if folks can make it up there.
The Rubicon Trail Foundation has asked that the FOTR assist a work party to improve access to the RTF property. All the issues concerning the easement have been resolved and now it is time to make accessing the property more … Continue reading
April 16,2016 Wilderness First Aid (WFA) Clinic Announcement If you are interested in taking a Wilderness first Aid Course (WFA), Badlands Off-Road Adventures is sponsoring a 2 day class in April. We engage a professional medical instructor from Wilderness Medical … Continue reading
January meeting audio online here: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Jan-2016.mp3 Highlights: – Winter Fun Fest was great – lots of snow. Raffle raised over $10K, we led the snow run on Sunday – a bit of rain, but plenty of snow. Over 35 rigs … Continue reading
I’ve updated the website event calendar to include all the events for 2016 so far (http://madhatters4x4.com/calendar.html). We still need trail bosses for a few runs. We will get ‘volunteers’ in the upcoming monthly meeting.
At the October meeting, we made a quick pass thru some proposals for 2016. Please review and suggest other runs for stuff not already nailed down, as well as volunteering for trail boss/asst. trail boss. 2016 will be a fun … Continue reading
October 2015 meeting audio now available here: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/October-2015-Meeting.mp3 Meeting highlights: Great trips to Barrett Lake and Slick Rock Bill & Jenni jointly got the bone, for multiple non-fixed maintenance issues and bailing on Slick Rock enroute due to failures (including … Continue reading
As previously noted, the November trip is planned for Thanksgiving week (Nov 22-28) to base camp at Calico Ghost Town campground in Yermo (just outside of Barstow) and do day trips around Calico, Stoddard Valley/Wells OHV area, and maybe venture as far south … Continue reading