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Weekly Snowmobile Trail Report

Welcome to the weekly trail report from the Silver Trail Riders

This week has brought a lot of new snow to our trails.  We did not start grooming until Wednesday this week since most of our operators were shoveling out of the foot of new snow we received.  Logging has started on the Red Dot corridor trail from where the trail crosses Hwy #11 for about 1.1 miles towards Silver Bay.  This road will have logging trucks and equipment on it for the next month or so.  Please be extra cautious on this portion of the trail since the snowbanks are very high and there is very little room if you meet a logging truck.  All the other trails in our system are excellent and have a nice base.  Get out this weekend and enjoy them.

Trails were groomed as follows:

Beaver Bay Trail, Wednesday, 2/13, condition good, a double pass to County Hwy #4, single pass into town from Hwy #4

Red Dot from Silver Bay to State Trail, Wednesday, 2/13, condition good, double pass, caution on logging portion of the trail

Tettegouche Park trail to County Hwy #4, Thursday, 2/14, condition good, double pass with the groomer

Tettegouche Park trail to Hwy #1, Thursday, 2/14, condition good, double pass with the groomer

Tettegouche Park trail lower loop/Palisade Head, Thursday, 2/14, condition good, double pass with the groomer

George’s Gorge trail,  Thursday, 2/14, condition good, a single pass with the groomer

Moose Walk including Red Dot from Silver Bay, Friday, 2/15, condition good, double pass with the groomer

Lax Lake spur from Red Dot, Friday evening, 2/15, minimal traffic

Twin Lakes spur from Red Dot, Friday evening, 2/15, double pass

AmericInn spur, Wednesday, 2/13, heavy traffic expected this weekend

State trail grooming:

We are scheduled for grooming the State Trail on Saturday night, 2/16. We will be leaving town about 8:00 pm, going out the Red Dot corridor trail, then heading to the Northshore Mining tracks, turning around and heading to Finland, turning around again and returning to town via the Red Dot corridor trail again.

If you have a chance visit our new Facebook page. You can visit it by typing in on the Facebook search box….. silvertrailriders…. and selecting

Silver Trail Riders Snowmobile & ATV Club drop down.

We have a new link on our Facebook page that we call the Silver Trail Riders Dynamic Grooming Report. This report is built on a Google spreadsheet which when updated will have the latest grooming results. It is available anytime and is Pinned at the top of the Facebook page. If you enjoy it please Like It or Share It on Facebook. This gives our club more exposure.

 

Dog & Cat Licenses Due by Feb. 28th

Dog & Cat Licenses:

Current dog and cat licenses will expire February 1, 2019. A late fee will be applied if licenses are not renewed by February 28th. Please remember to bring proof of CURRENT rabies vaccination and spay/neutering papers.

$  6.00 for spayed/neutered (with papers)
$15.00 for all others
$10.00 late fee (after February 28, 2019)

Licenses are available at City Hall, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN 55614.

Commercial Development Funds Available Through AEOA

AEOA is accepting applications from businesses that would like to receive funds from the Small Cities Development Program – Commercial

Click here for a copy of the full application packet.
Click here for The Lead-Safe Certified Guide to Renovating Right.

Copies are available at City Hall, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN. Funds are limited, so you are encouraged to promptly return the required materials.

For more information, please contact the AEOA office.  

Vince Meyer, AEOA
218-735-6828
vincent.meyer@aeoa.org

Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Loan Application

Eligible homeowners can receive a deferred loan to make important home improvements.  Loans are forgiven if you stay in your home for the length of the loan.

For the complete application for Silver Bay Small Cities Development Program, click here. Copies are available at City Hall, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN. Funds are limited, so you are encouraged to promptly return the required materials.

Click here to review EPA’s Renovate Right document.

For more information, please contact the AEOA office.  

Beth Davies, AEOA
Housing Rehabilitation Manager
218-735-6819
beth.davies@aeoa.org

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