Eastern Newfoundland Groomer Details

The Eastern area covers trails from the Gander area – Clarenville area.

2016-2017 Season……Grooming has began in most areas!

Kittiwake Snowmobile Association – Join us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/KittiwakeSnowmobileAssociation?fref=ts    

March 24th, 2017 – Our groomer is on the trails today, please ride with caution. We’ve got lots of fresh snow and it’s sure to be a great weekend to take a ride… have fun but think and ride safe!

March 23rd, 2017 - Will be grooming Friday and Saturday. Just waiting for the weather to settle.

March 14th, 2017 - Trail network has been completely groomed for the week… have an enjoyable and safe ride!

March 9th, 2017 – After this past weekends messy weather, our groomer did do a full groom of our network, trail was in good condition at the time. We’ve had some mild temperatures these past couple of days so no doubt it has deteriorated a bit heading towards the weekend. for those out riding, do so safely!

February 16th, 2017 – Our operator started grooming our trail network this afternoon, please ride with caution if you are on the trail this evening.

January 25th, 2017 – The groomer operator has been busy yesterday and the night before, our trail network has been groomed end to end. Enjoy your next ride!

January 3rd, 2017 – Groomer gone west as far as Thorburn lake tonight. Going east sometime tomorrow and also groomer out tonight from the Dep in Terra Nova to north west river. Trail is closed to groomer from overpass in Thorburn lake to north west river west of port blandford due to washout.


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Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation
March 23, 2017

Public Advisory: Terra Nova Bridge Open in T’Railway Provincial Park

The Terra Nova Bridge in the T’Railway Provincial Park has undergone successful structural repairs and is now open.

While there is some additional work commencing in the coming days associated with site remediation, the bridge is open to approved user groups only, which include snowmobiles, ATVs, pedestrians and skiers. Please note, regular motorized vehicles (trucks, cars, heavy equipment) are prohibited.

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709-729-4819, 725-9655

2017 03 23 4:50 p.m.

April 1st & 2nd, 2017 – Glovertown to Port Blandford back to Gambo and both trails into town.

March 26th, 2017 – Sw country to northwest bridge (port blandford) ,hussys head and back through future street grooymed!! Great night!:)

March 24th, 2017 – SW country to Gambo complete! Returned over Calvin’s landing and in over the ridge.

March 24th, 2017 – Groomed to Terra Nova last night! Trussel is now open!!

March 23rd, 2017- Temps are too warm right now. However, based on coming temperatures Thursday night into Friday, trails will be done for the weekend

March 18th, 2017 – Groomed trail between Twin Hills and Highway is temporarily blocked

March 16th, 2017 – Sw country to gambo and all local trails completed last Night, returned through future street and also went out the arm!

March 15th, 2017 – Terra Nova to Northwest River is done! Enjoy!

March 13th, 2017 - Glovertown to Terra Nova to Husseys Head Lookout to Glovertown.

March 10th, 2017 – Mint Brook is starting to open up. Please use caution!!

March 8th, 2017 – Northwest River to Gambo done and all points in between.

March 7th, 2017 – Terra Nova done last night! And HUSSYS HEAD ! Not over yet

March 6th, 2017 – Gambo done last night via sw country, returned future street and went out the arm, icy in places

February 23rd, 2017 – Groomed Gambo-Glovertown via calvins landing/in through the ARM! Fuelled up at the barn and left for terra nova via sw country!

February 17th, 2017 – Morning trail riders !! Gander groomer operator was so kind as to let me in the captains chair when he got to gambo! So far we have got gambo to glovertown done, future street, sw country, and glovertown to fox hills(terra nova) done. We are on our way out the ARM! Keep an eye out!

February 9th, 2017 – Sw country to gambo and I’m pleased to announce I returned through the ARM! Lots of icy exposed areas on the ridge. Enjoy!:)

February 7th, 2017 – Trail from white hills west to north west River done last night. Trynors pit to shoal Hr. Done as well. The section from thorburn lake to northwest River is getting better.

January 25th, 2017 – Left the hut last night and done the loop on the steady, then took sw country to gambo and came back through future street!

January 20th, 2017 – (Glovertown Groomer Shed) Sw country to fox hills (Terra Nova)done and back down future street (Glovertown United Church / War Memorial) done last night!

January 15th, 2017 – Groomed Sw Country to Gambo and back Sw Country. Made a run out to the parking lot up Maccles.





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March 13th, 2017 – Trail grooming has officially finished in our area for this season. We were blessed with good snow and a long season. We had some problems but they got worked out to the best off our ability. Looking forward to next year, the trail at port Blantford as been repaired and the trussel in Terra Nova is open, this will alleviate some problems for next season. We would like to thank all of you who supported our club in any way this season. Have a great summer!

March 27th, 2017 – Groomer gone in around to shoal Hr pond and then it’s going east to tower road tonight. Please ride safe.

March 26th, 2017 – Trail groomed from Lethbridge to shoal harbour tonight

March 25th, 2017 – Trail groomed from White Hills to Goobies, Tower road and St. Judes.Trail from Dark Hole to Tower Road was extremely rough. Hope it’s better! Groomer also went to Nor’west last night.

March 24th, 2017 – Some good news and some bad. Good news is the bridge in Terra Nova is finally open. Bad news is groomer left to go east last night but broke down. On trail between white hills and railbed. On steep hill so anyone on trails please be careful. Their plan is to go back in morning and hopefully get it moving again.

March 23rd, 2017 – If forecast temps are right, we plan on running east tomorrow night and west on Friday night. All depends on the temperatures.

March 8th, 2017 – Groomed to Goobies. Tower Road and Road to St. Jude’s done. White Hills around back to Shoal Harbour Pond. Sextons Road groomed as well.

March 4th, 2017 – Groomer going west tonight. All goes well she will be going east tomorrow night

March 1st, 2017 Groomer was going west last night, but it was only leaving chunks of ice on the trail so it returned to white hills. Will try again when temps permit .

February 22nd, 2017 – Clarenville to Goobies groomed last night as well as Lethbridge to Shoal harbour

February 21st, 2017 – White hills to northwest River and Sextons Rd groomed last night.

February 17th, 2017 –  Clarenville to north west river done tonight.

February 13th, 2017 – Trail from northwest River to Terra Nova will be groomed tonight.

February 9th, 2017 – Trail from white hills west to north west River done last night. Trynors pit to shoal Harbour Done as well. The section from Thorburn Lake to Northwest River is getting better. It’s extremely hard, difficult to get the bums out. This snow will help big time. Enjoy the ride and be safe.

February 8th, 2017 – White hills to goobies is being groomed last night. Sextons Road to the bog has been groomed tonight. Ride safe and enjoy.

January 11th, 2017 – Trail from White Hills to Goobies groomed.