Shuswap Trail News – Nov 26

IT’S BEGINING to look a lot like Christmas

Ev’rywhere you go;

Take a look in the five-and-ten, glistening once again

With candy canes and silver lanes aglow……….

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REMINDER – South Canoe Trail Stakeholder Information Session is TOMORROW EVENING. Make sure you come on out and be part of this very important gathering.

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Come join Shuswap TrailRider Adaptive Adventure Society and check out the TrailRider and Cross Country Sitski during Participation Day this Friday at the SA Recreation Center 1-5pm

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TO ALL TEACHERS – Looking for a great class research project?  How about some research on Rail Trails.

See below for more details

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Here are the highlights:

Important Bulletins

  • South Canoe Trail Stakeholder Information Session – Nov 27
  • Skookum’s Salty Dog ’15 registration – Jan 9 2015
  • Shuswap Probis Club – Jan 15, 2015
  • Shuswap Trail Alliance Silent Auction & PARTY – Feb 6th, 2015
  • Book a TrailRider for accessibility on trails
  • Summer trail reports to trailreport@shuswaptrails.com

Here are the details:

IMPORTANT BULLETINS:

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MEMBERSHIP 2015 LETTERS were mailed out last week. If you do not get one or are not a member but would like to purchase a membership please go to our website for membership form at: www.shuswaptrailalliance.com

PAYPAL USERS – PLEASE NOTE:  A quick note in regards to Paypal payments

  • Please note: Paypal has a default setting when you register and state that it is for a subscription. The membership fee payment will automatically be withdrawn from your account on your anniversary date on an annual basis. Please note that this is a default in Paypal’s system and is not how the Shuswap Trail Alliance has requested it set up.
  • If you prefer to NOT have it set up this way and want to pay annually yourself – please log-in to your PayPal account and unsubscribe after your payment has been sent.  Thank You.

Sorry for any inconvenience

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PUBLIC NOTICE – FOR ALL USERS OF THE TRAILS SYSTEM

  • Please be advised that September thru December trails on crown lands are within hunting areas

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RAIL TRAIL – call to all teachers

How would your class like to do some research on?

  • Existing Rail Trails
  • What other Rail Trail systems did to get up and running
  • How we would use the Rail Trail if we got the OK to keep the Rail Trail from Sicamous to Armstrong public and non-motorized

Please contact Lori at 250-832-0102

  • HAVE YOU voiced your RAIL TRAIL support????

For more information, a sample support letter, list of leaderships email addresses to send your support letter to please go to http://www.shuswaptrailalliance.com –  Click here  – PUBLIC CALL TO ACTION

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South Canoe Trail Stakeholder Information Session – Nov 27

  • Recreation Centre – 7pm
  • If you use the South Canoe Trails – this session is for you.

Please come out and join the South Canoe Advisory for this information session.

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Skookum’s Salty Dog ’15 online Registration – Jan 9

  • Online registration opens Fri Jan 9 at 8 PM
  • Weekend of events – May 9 /10 2015
  • Anyone from 3+ can have fun in this bike event. Fun races for the smallest people, to medium and largest.

For more information please go to: Click Here

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Shuswap Probis Club – Jan 15, 2015

  • Guest speaker Phil McIntyre-Paul
  • First United Church HALL – 10AM

For information please contact Fred Bird at 250-832-8173

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Shuswap Trail Alliance Silent Auction & PARTY – Feb 6, 2015

  • Tickets going on sale in December – just in time for Christmas Stocking Stuffers
  • Scarecrow The Band – booked and ready to party
  • STAY TUNED

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Book a TrailRider

  • Help get your friends and family with mobility challenges out on Shuswap Trails! The TrailRider program provides two TrailRiders (single wheeled chariot for an individual guided by two sherpas)
  • Email debram2@telus.net or call Debra at 250-832-1353 to book
  • www.shuswaptrailrider.com

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Remember:  Let’s keep those trail reports coming! – The trail report hotline acts as a clearing house to FORWARD your notice to the relevant authorities and volunteers. trailreport@shuswaptrails.com or online at www.shuswaptrails.com.

Author: Tim Lavery

Aim High Salmon Arm It matters

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