November 2008

Nov. 20, 2008  S&S Trails markets at National Trails Symposium
Nov. 20, 2008  S&S Trail Services, LLC Press Release
Nov. 12, 2008  McMillin Homes, San Antonio
Nov. 11, 2008  Hill Country Youth Ranch
Nov. 11, 2008  Possum Kingdom Lake
Nov. 11, 2008  Caddo National Grassland
Nov. 11, 2008  Slaughter Creek
Nov. 11, 2008  Spring Creek Greenway Project
Nov. 11, 2008  Dallas Off Road Bicycle Association Trail School
Nov. 11, 2008  Timberlane Utility District


November 2008

2008

S&S Trails markets at National Trails Symposium

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Trails Blog on Nov. 20, 2008 - 3:14 pm

This past week the S&S crew was in Little Rock, Arkansas to give a talk on new trailbuilding gadgets and techniques. We teamed with Woody Keen from Trail Dynamics for our session. We had lots of good discussion, and some good tips that took people by surprise.

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S&S Trail Services, LLC Press Release

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Trails Blog on Nov. 20, 2008 - 1:49 pm

Austin, TX, November 20, 2008 – S&S Trail Services, L.L.C. was formed by Ryan Spates and Dr. Susan Stormer in September of 2008. S&S Trails seeks to provide land managers, non-profit organizations, and volunteer groups with hands on expertise in trail planning, design, and construction. The company specializes in building sustainable natural surface trails for mountain biking, hiking and horseback riding. Read the rest of this entry »

McMillin Homes, San Antonio

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 12, 2008 - 12:09 pm

Project Type: Design, build
Length: Several thousand feet
Use: Hiking, walking
Dimensions: 5 feet wide

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Hill Country Youth Ranch

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:53 pm

Hill Country Youth Ranch
Project Type: Education, Volunteer Management
Length: Several hundred feet
Use: Hiking, mountain biking
Dimensions: 2′ feet wide
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Possum Kingdom Lake

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:52 pm

Possum Kingdom Lake
Project Type: Design
Length: 8 miles
Use: Hiking, mountain biking
Dimensions: 4′ feet wide

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Caddo National Grassland

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:52 pm

Caddo National Grassland – Lake Fannin Recreation Area
Project Type: Design
Length: 3.8 miles
Use: Hiking, mountain biking
Dimensions: 2′ to 3′ feet wide

Caddo, Susan

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Slaughter Creek

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:47 pm

Slaughter Creek Watershed Protection Land
Project Type: Design & Construction
Length: Approximately six miles of singletrack
Use: Hiking, mountain biking, and equestrian
Dimensions: 4′ wide
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Spring Creek Greenway Project

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:45 pm

Spring Creek Greenway Project (Ongoing)
Project Type: Design, build
Use: Mountain biking, hiking
Dimensions: 4′ to 5′ wide
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Dallas Off Road Bicycle Association Trail School

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:44 pm

Dallas Off Road Bicycle Association Trail School
February 2008
Project Type: Education
Use: Mountain biking

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Timberlane Utility District

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery on Nov. 11, 2008 - 12:43 pm

Timberlane Utility District, Houston
Project Type: Design, build

Use: Mountain biking, hiking

Dimensions: 4′ to 5′ wide
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