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Trail Workday Tomorrow – 6/24/17

Posted on Jun 23, 2017 in Feature, Trail Work Days

Trail Workday Tomorrow – 6/24/17

What do you do when the 6 hour race is canceled due to the ongoing monsoon and the trails are still closed?? Do trail work to help prep Owl’s Roost for the 7/9 Sizzler race.   Trail workday Saturday 6/24 at 8:30 am – 3:30 pm Meet at Lake Brandt Marina lower parking lot. Need to come later or leave earlier? No problem! Call 336-609-0009 for...

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Kingfisher Big Dig 2 this Saturday 6/17/2017

Posted on Jun 12, 2017 in Miscellaneous, Trail Work Days

Kingfisher Big Dig 2 this Saturday 6/17/2017

This Saturday, June 17, 2017, is the next Kingfisher Trail workday. Kingfisher ‘Big Dig 2′ will continue the work we did a couple weeks ago. Remember, the more workers we get out the more trail we get cut! The more we get cut, the sooner we’ll using our new trail. Just like last time, there is no access to the work site from the current Kingfisher trail parking. We will have a shuttle to transport workers to the work site and back to the lot. More info and registration can be found at the link below Kingfisher “Big Dig 2″ Trail Building Day Here’s to a BIG...

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REI Discount for Fat Tire Society Members this weekend

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in GFTS News

REI Discount for Fat Tire Society Members this weekend

Dear Fat Tire Members, REI thanks you for support as a partner who does so much on the trails in our community.  REI is offering everyone active with the Fat Tire Society access to our Co-op Insider Weekend. The dates for this are June 10 and 11. We have coupons that will give you 25% off total purchase of $200 or more, 20% off total purchase under $200, and 15% off bikes, paddleboards, kayaks, canoes, GPS products, activity trackers, and action cameras (these items are excluded from the 25% and 20% off discounts.) I’ll have coupons at the registers with Fat Tire on them so anyone who wants...

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Rich Fork on agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in GFTS News, Meetings

Rich Fork on agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting

The trail recommendations for the Rich Fork Preserve are on the agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting, please attend.  The Guilford County Parks and Recreation Commission’s meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 6pm. The meeting will be held in the 4th Floor Conference Room of the Old County Courthouse located at 301 W. Market Street, Greensboro NC 27401.  Seating tends to be limited so arrive early. What: Guilford County Park Commission meeting When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 6pm Where: Old County Courthouse – 4th Floor Conference room                301...

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Thank You Volunteers!

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in Miscellaneous, Trail Work Days

Thank You Volunteers!

A huge Thank You to everyone that came out and worked on the Kingfisher  ‘Big Dig’ workday this past Saturday! It’s not easy to skip a ride on a beautiful Saturday and come out to work in the woods. We really appreciate the sacrifice you folks made. We had 32 people come out and work on clearing the next section of the Kingfisher trail. We got a good bit cleared but there is still work to be done. We are planning another Kingfisher workday soon so check this website and our Facebook page so you don’t miss it! You can also sign up for email and we’ll keep you up...

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