10cm of new snow has covered the icy base and made for good x-c skiing and snowshoeing today in DF & EDH. If you are walking, snowshoeing or snow-biking and see ski tracks down one side of the trail, please avoid the ski tracks and walk on... more
Trail map at http://maps.gotwisted.com/df.pdf
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
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