Western Newfoundland Groomer Details
2017-2018 Season……Grooming will commence when snow conditions permit!
Attention Snowmobilers: Washouts have been found on trails by Frenchman’s Pond and Goose Arm Brook.
***Public Advisory: T’Railway Provincial Park Closed from Logger School Road to Gallants
The portion of the T’Railway Provincial Park from Logger School Road to Gallants is closed until further notice as a result of prior snow covered damage now exposed and new washouts from spring runoff developing in this area.
Users of T’Railway Provincial Park are advised to exercise extreme caution from Mount Moriah to Logger School Road as there may be damages due to spring runoff.
The public is encouraged to report any damage or concerns to the Parks Division at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 709-637-2040.***
PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE: CORNER BROOK
THE CANADIAN COAST GUARD SHIP HENRY LARSEN WILL BE CONDUCTING ICEBREAKING OPERATIONS IN THE PENGUIN ARM AREA – BAY OF ISLANDS AREA, APRIL 20th, 2018. PLEASE BE ADVISED THERE WILL BE OPEN WATER TRACKS IN THE FAST ICE, IN THE AREA.
PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE: SOP’S ARM
Canadian Coast Guard ship Edward Cornwallis will be conducting icebreaking operations in the Sop’s Arm, North Channel Are, commencing April 18th. Please Be advised there will be open water tracks in the fast ice, in the area.
Taylors Brook Road - Taylors Brook Road
Attention Snowmobilers: There is a extra large washout on burnt hill lakes road. It is after the second bridge, snowmobiles have tried to find a route around it but haven’t been successful. It is approximately 10 ft wide 10ft deep.
Apr. 12 – Taylor’s Brook Road has been tracked and bladed.
Apr. 03 – Groomed Taylor’s Brook Road.
Mar. 27 – Taylor’s Brook Road is groomed.
Mar. 26 – Taylor’s Brook Road is groomed. Groomed into 30 km, but had mechanical issues and turned around.
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Apr. 11 – From Pollards Point up to Taylor’s Brook Road has been tracked and bladed.
Apr. 10 – Pollards Point Hill, down to Jackson Arm, and Sops Arm Trail has been tracked in and bladed. Unable to groom yet with the large amount of snow and drifts.
Apr. 06 – Sops Arm tracked and bladed. Main River and in to Pollards Point, Suicide Hill, has been groomed.
Apr. 05 – Groomed Main River Trail.
Apr. 02 – Groomed from Pollards Point up Pinksen Road onto Clam Pond to Hampden, and back to Taylor’s Brook Convenience.
Deer Lake & Area - Grooming is currently being managed by the NLSF in this area and updates will be posted here when available.
Apr. 13 – White River Road has been groomed.
Apr. 12 – Deer Lake to Howley and back has been groomed.
Apr. 11 – Jackladder to Wiltondale back to Deer Lake VIA Jackladder is groomed.
Apr. 10- White River Road is now groomed. Heavy drifting and lots of snow in that way.
Apr. 05 – White River Road is groomed as far as the shack. Had to turn around due to visibility issues.
Apr. 04 – Groomed from Tower Road in Grindstone Road to the warm up shelter, out White Wash Road to Jackladder via Wiltondale and on back to Tower Road.
Apr. 02 – Cormack to the first bog, through the fields has been groomed as well as White River Road. High drifting in the Bridgers Pond area, please use caution.
*For current grooming information click on ”Western Sno-Riders” directly above and it will take you to the Western Sno-Riders web page with their current information.
Apr. 11 – Trail from Rugged Edge to Pasadena is tracked in.
Apr. 05 – Rugged Edge to Marble Mountain and Pasadena is groomed.
Apr. 03 – Rugged Edge to Gallants is groomed.
Apr. 02 – Rugged Edge to Marble Mountain and Pasadena is groomed. Hughes Brook to Hughes Lakes and the Bottom of Goose Arm is now groomed.
Apr. 13 – Trail from Cold Brook Road parking lot to Cold Brook warm up shelter is groomed.
Apr. 03 – Groomed from Cold Brook to Round Pot and to Shiver Shack.
Mar. 27 – Groomed from Cold Brook to Otter Pond Bridge and Round Pot.
Mar. 20 – Groomed from Cold Brook to Alder Pond warm up shelter.