There's a large tree down on the gravel section that runs north/south after you exit Bowes II. It's located in the bottom of the gully that connects the Red - Maple to the Blue - White Pine trails. It clears about 2 feet off the ground so it... more
Trail map at http://maps.gotwisted.com/df.pdf
The trails are in great shape. My compliments to the volunteers that cleaned them up. Wish I could have come out to help but I had prior commitments this weekend. Rode Burnt Toast, Bowes I & II, Ogres, Maple Gravy, Stone Soup, Lickety Split,... more
The email which said the trails are 99% there, was bang on. Lots of people out enjoying them yesterday. I expect more today with the sun.
Bottom line; it's a mess.
There may be areas of Durham that are dry, but they are interspersed with lower lying or shaded sections that are still soft and will sustain major damage if ridden. The north end of the forest (Burnt Toast) is... more
Revise that last report; conditions should be fair to good..............for skiing.