UPDATED: Thursday Jan 29th, 2015, 10 a.m.
Live from the BonFire Ride at the Breckenridge's Home in Heyden - 8 p.m
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For Immediate Release
Algoma Country’s District 13 Snowmobile Trails Have Won the Early Season Power Tour Contest!
Yamaha and the Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership (OTMPC) will be bringing Yamaha Canada’s
Snowmobile Power Tour to Algoma Country for two days of riding on the first trails to open this year in
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Greg, Mary, Mady, Chris and John on the D201F Trail
Justin and Perry on the D201F Trail to Aubrey Falls.
Fresh snow for the region. This photo is from Black Creek Outfitters.
Club Christmas Party - Photos - Wednesday Dec. 10th
Trailblazette Newsletter - Nov 2014
For your enjoyable reading pleasure, the 2nd Issue of the 2015 Trailblazette Newsletter is now available for download from this website and is located in the News and Info section. A huge thank you to Shawn Greenwood for taking the lead in preparing another great edition of the newsletter. Readers always look forward to the Trailblazette. Very much appreciated Shawn.
Aubrey Falls Trading Post - Open this Winter
Aubrey Falls Trading Post is now under new management. They are open Thursday-through-Sunday during the snowmobile season and have full service lodging, restaurant, gas, store & gift shop and can accommodate snowmobile's all season. Quote "We are very excited to help create a great snowmobile season for all your members".
Black Creek Outfitters - Open this Winter
Black Creek Outfitters is open all winter and provide fuel, accomodations and light meals. Each cabin includes Hot & Cold Running water, Refrigerator, stove and propane heater. Cabins 2,3 & 4 have three piece bathrooms included. checkout http://www.blackcreekoutfitters.ca/ for pictures and more details about each cabin or call 705 841-2555 and chat with Jean, Don and Donnie.
Assistance is always welcome in the Trailblazers Shop on Old Garden River Road. Groomers are being prepared for the 2014 / 15 season and volunteers with mechanical skills are needed. If you wish to help, please contact John Breckenridge at email@example.com or call the Clubhouse at 705 759-0023 and leave a message.
Seasonal Trail Passes Available Locally
Seasonal Permits are availlable at:
- Hi-Way Variety
- RiverCity MotorSports
- Premier Yamaha
- Goulais River Country Store
- Sault Trailblazers Office (Seasonals and Classics)
*** NOTE: 3 and 7 Day Passes can only be purchased Online via the OFSC website this year. Clubs and local retailers will not have them.
Regular Clubhouse Office Hours: Thu-Fri-Sat 10 a.m. - 5 p.m
The Clubhouse Office is open Thu-Fri-Sat from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m daily throughout the Snowmobiling Season.
Should you require assistance or information, please call: (705) 759-0023
A new addition for riders for 2014 / 15 is MountainView Lodge. Located on the Searchmont highway at Northland, this very picturesque lodge will be open for both food and accommodations. Brennan and crew have a trail available that comes in from the Ranger Lake road at the Glendale / ACR tracks intersection. They can be reached at 705 781-3329.
Blueberry Hill Motel - Goulais
Blueberry Hill will be open for business as usual this winter. They offer room rentals, campsites and their property as a Staging location. Breakfast is included with room rentals. Please feel free to contact Diane and Staff for more information. They are available at 705 649 5631.
One More Gas Station Closed
Goulais River is unfortunately down to 2 fuel stations. Regretfully, the Goulais River General Store, located on highway 552 west recently closed, therefore no more fuel. However, Goulais River Country Store on Highway 17 and Timberland also on Highway 17 have fuel.
The club has been informed that Halfway Haven will not be open this winter, therefore, no groomed trail on the top section of the Ranger N/W and Powerline. The Whitman / Domtar trails will be groomed and not affected.
Roxy's Lakeside Grill - Haviland
Once the trails are open, Roxy's is offering 10% off any meal to snowmobilers. Roxy's is also offering their parking lot this winter as a Staging area for those who wish to launch from Haviland. Fuel is also available 2 doors over from Roxy's. For more information, please contact Dave, Roxanne and Staff at 705 649-5912.
Shuttle Service - Catalina Motel
Catalina Motel, in Sault Ste. Marie, is once again offering snowmobile train tour packages and shuttle service to and from the staging area. Catalina Motel also provides International Sled Shuttle service into and out of United States via International Bridge. For additonal information, please contact Dean at (705) 945-9260.
Good News! Searchmont now has a store. No fuel at this time though.
Please call the Clubhouse at 705 759-0023 to get your name on the list for Driver Training, leave a message if you are not able to reach the staff. Our first training course date will be announced this fall.
Fuel Availability - December 2014
Fuel is available in Goulais, Haviland, Aubrey Falls Trading Post, Black Creek Outfitters, Airport Road, Sault Ste. Marie, Echo Bay and Bruce Mines. There is no fuel available in Heyden or Searchmont at this time. Please plan your trips with fuel availability in-mind.
Goulais to Searchmont is 36 kms (22.5 miles). Searchmont to Aubrey Falls Trading Post and Black Creek Outfitters is 150 kms (94 miles), Therefore, Goulais to Aubrey Falls & Black Creek Outfitters is 186 kms (116.5 miles), Please plan your trips with fuel supply and availability in-mind.
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