Sunday, March 6, 2016

Kaslo Trailblazers Society 2016 AGM

Our 2016 AGM was held on:

Wednesday March 9 at 7pm in the Loki Room 
(upstairs at the Langham Cultural Centre)

Please find the agenda, 2016 AGM minutes, and the financial statement below.

2016 Minutes
2016 Financial

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Kaslo Trailblazers Society AGM Wed March 9, 2016

We completed the 5th Street Unity bridge this year……WAY TO GO EVERYONE!!!!… what's next???

Please mark your calendars for the KTS 2016 AGM:

Wednesday March 9 at 7pm in the Loki Room 
(upstairs at the Langham Cultural Centre)

Agenda and financial statement, along with a reminder, to follow.

Thanks for all your support, and hope to see you there.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

KORS Valentines Fondue on Sunday Feb 14

KTS members have priority seating until Jan 18.  Please call Val at 250-353-2168 to book your seat.
    K.O.R.S. is again looking forward to hosting our 3rd Valentine's Day Chocolate Fondue celebration on 
    Sunday Feb 14/16 between 2pm and 5pm

    Members of K.O.R.S. and Kaslo Trailblazers Society have priority seating privileges until Jan. 18/16 after which the invitation is open to the public.

    Member reservations paid by Jan 18/16 are $12/plate, thereafter all reservations are $14/plate. Kids eating off their parents plates continue to be free.

    We will also have hot chocolate and the fire pit going for the general public so feel free to join us for an afternoon of skiing and socializing.

    Please remember that due to the high cost of fruit and limited space we have no choice but to make this a Mandatory Reservation Required event.

    Please call Val to book 250 353 2168. Book early and don't be disappointed.


    Val Koenig

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Solstice light up Sunday Dec 20 at the Unity Bridge

Just a reminder that we are celebrating the winter solstice this Sunday, December 20 from 4pm to 6pm at the new 5th St Unity bridge.

Please join us for good cheer, hot chocolate, and the bridge light up, as we turn the season and begin looking forward to more natural light in our world.

We are looking for a bit of help at 2pm to do the setup, and also at 6pm for the take down.  If you can lend a hand please just come on down. We will be setting up at the Village Shop area.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Work party Tuesday Nov 3 9am to noon

Our final scheduled work party for the year will focus on filling several of the river trail winter gravel barrels. For tools, a spade for shovelling the salted gravel at the YRB yard would be useful.

We will meet at the south end of the Unity Bridge near the Village shop and can car pool from there.

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Work party Tuesday Oct 27 9am to noon

Our work party this week will focus on brushing trail for winter skiing and snowshoeing along the K&S Wagon Road trail.

We will meet at the New Denver Hwy pull/trailhead just west of Kaslo. For tools, long handled snippers would be useful, and an extension pole saw or snipper would be great.

Friday, October 16, 2015

Work party Tuesday Oct 20 9am to noon

Our work party this week will focus on brushing the Nordic ski trails.

We will meet at 9am at the Nordic ski trail parking lot, on your right driving toward New Denver on Hwy 31A, 6.5km from the 4way stop on A Ave/Kaslo Community Garden. For tools, brush loppers/snippers if you have them, and gloves. We will split into several work teams, and do some tree limbing, brushing, rock moving, and drainage improvements.

This may be the first of several work parties focussing on the Nordic trails.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Work party Tuesday Oct 13 9am to noon

Our work party this week will focus on building a walkers by-pass trail on the No Brakes trail to develop some trail separation in hazardous areas between downhill bikers and walkers.

We will meet at the Wardner Viewpoint Trailhead, which is a parking lot where Wardner St turns into 9th St. From the 4 way stop at the Community Garden, continue up A Ave to Wardner St, turn right and follow it north to the trailhead.

Tools will be provided. We will walk in on the trail to where we will be working.

Cheers, and Happy Thanksgiving.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Work party Tuesday Oct. 6 9am-noon

This week we will be working on some step support repair on the Kaslo River north side trail near the first bridge, also on the long section of steps on the south side, and possibly tread maintenance and some root grubbing along the south side trail tread.

Tools will be provided. Wear work gloves if you have them. We will meet at the New Denver highway trailhead kiosk.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Work party Tuesday Sept 29

There will be a trail work party tomorrow starting at 9am meeting at the New Denver Hwy trailhead. Two sections of trail need some attention shoring up the downslope edges.

All tools will be provided. Heavy lifting will be needed so please wear gloves for handling cement blocks, rocks etc.