Knotty But Nice, is experiencing a breaking in period similar to what we saw last year in sections of Ogre and Out. After seeing how Ogre "settled down", we have confidence that this mud and slime will remedy itself and will normalize, perhaps... more
Trail map at http://maps.gotwisted.com/df.pdf
Lots of rain overnight and fcst today. Ground is soaked and muddy. Save the trails and your drive train by waiting for the rain to drain.
A walkabout of Durham on Tuesday night confirmed that the trails are good to go. Conditions should be consistently tacky. The other observation was that leaf blowing in the fall has an obvious benefit in the spring. Take note of the difference... more
I did a walk around the South East end of Durham today, in order to check conditions. The trails are getting closer to being ready to ride but are still very inconsistent. Some are good to go but others are wet and are getting full of ruts... more
Durham and EDH trails are a muddy mess with snow and ice still persisting on some sections. We need a week of sun, wind and warmth to dry them out before they are ridable. Respect our trails: PLEASE DON'T RIDE UNTIL THEY'VE DRIED!