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Riding When the Trails are Wet!

Posted April 17, 2014 by WCC Administrator

Riding in mud creates awful lot of damage, which is especially painful to see now when the trails have just started recovering from the massive amounts of ugly, unpleasant, and erosion prone ruts, left by careless mud-riders in the Early Spring. Too often the mud-riders defensive argument is that they didn’t know it was “too […]

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Register for the EPIC MTB TOUR – Set For Saturday July 12th

Posted July 1, 2014 by WCC Administrator

The ‘2014 KW MTB Tour d’Epic’ V5.0 🙂 WOW! Fifth year running 🙂Join us on Sat, Jul 12 for an awesome day of riding with cool and fun people 🙂 Meeting @ 09:00 hrs sharp at the WCC Hydrocut Main Parking Lot off Glasgow Road.And in case of weather ‘difficulties’ the following Sat, Jul 19 […]

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Making Unauthorized Trail Changes

Posted April 7, 2012 by WCC Administrator

The unusually early onset of the trail riding season of 2012, has also brought the nuisance of the self appointed “helpers”.  Some people probably mean well by wanting to “tidy up” the trails, but end up doing wrong things, like removing or dumbing down the natural features/obstacles. A typical example is the recent removal of the ”tight to squeeze […]

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Mud Riders…

Posted October 26, 2012 by WCC Administrator

This picture reveals the pretty standard occurrence at the trailhead.  A complete disregard to the common trail etiquette, trail rules signs, the trail closure sign, and even a physical barrier.  People give them self a right to ride the too-muddy-for-riding trails anyway. We, the trail maintainers, are completely puzzled by this… – Isn’t it obvious that these […]

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$10 000 MEC Dirt Search Contest – Vote For Our Hydrocut

Posted February 5, 2014 by WCC Administrator

The WCC has been asked to participate in a contest run by Mountain Equipment Co-op.  The objective is to vote for your favourite trail system. The Waterloo Cycling Club MUST have the most votes to win $10 000 in grant money for trail improvements at The Hydrocut. Last Fall, we lost a precious piece of […]

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