February 2009

Feb. 25, 2009  George Mitchell Nature Preserve
Feb. 22, 2009  Dorba Trail School
Feb. 3, 2009  Warda Finished!

February 2009


George Mitchell Nature Preserve

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Project Gallery, S&S Trails Blog on Feb. 25, 2009 - 9:44 pm

S&S Trails was contracted by Montgomery County Precinct 3 to add a section of trail in the George Mitchell Nature Preserve. It has long been a goal of both the county and the Woodlands Development Corporation to give trail users a view of Spring Creek from both sides of the preserve. S&S Constructed a roughly 600 foot section of trail off the main outer loop that allows users to see the confluence of two tributaries and Spring Creek.

creekview trail
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Dorba Trail School

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Trails Blog on Feb. 22, 2009 - 6:09 pm

This past weekend S&S Trails helped out the Dallas Off-Road Biking Association with a trail school tailored to their specific audience of trail stewards. The trail stewards, along with some Texas Parks and Wildlife staff, learned how to design and construct a multi-use trail system at Sid Richardson Scout Ranch. We had 25 people attend the class which consisted of a day of lecture and a day of trail building.

Dorba Class

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Warda Finished!

Posted by Ryan Spates in S&S Trails Blog on Feb. 3, 2009 - 10:47 am

Yesterday, S&S Trails finished the new section of trail at Bluff Creek Ranch in Warda, Tx. The new section is over a half mile long and boasts 2 insloped bermed turns, one of which is on a 35% slope! Most of the trail is on sideslopes of over 60%, giving it a feel of being in the mountains, not smack in the middle of Texas.

leafed in
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