May 1 — Search & Rescue ATV Team - CPR/first aid/AED training, 9am-noon, Deep Portage Learning Center, 2197 Nature Center Dr NW, Hackensack
May 8 — Spring Meeting, Membership Drive & Ride. 10 am, short outdoor meeting at the Bear Pause theater parking lot (similar to our annual meeting there last July), followed by a ride to Whipholt Beach for lunch (bring own lunch and beverage). Trailer with club gear for sale. We have re-stocked the inventory, plenty of all items in all sizes.
(Cash or check please) (No highway cleanup this year, State 200 under construction)
May 22 — Club Ride — at ATV Minnesota Ride & Roast - McQuoid's Inn, Isle MN
Registration open at www.atvam.org. Pancake breakfast 7:30am, guided rides10am. Roast turkey/pork dinner at 5pm. It’s a fun all-day event.
June 12 — Club Ride at Round River Drive ATV Trails, Akeley. Always fun, lots of trail variety. Meet at Stompin’ Grounds at 9 am (3 miles north of Akeley on State64), ride to 1 or 2 pm. Option: have lunch at the lodge afterwards. Ride Leader: Paul Vashro
June 26 — ATV Safety Class at the WACC — Registration open, see DNR website for details. Or call Lloyd Solarz (218-682-3775) to register a youth rider age 11-15.
July 10 — Club Ride at Bigfork-to-Balsam Trail Connector - Well maintained, winds through the woods, with a number of boardwalks. Current plan is to park at the south end of the trail north of the Balsam Store. About 1 hr. 45 minute drive from Hackensack, an all-day adventure and something new. Lunch at the Antler Lodge west on the trail.
July 31 — Annual Meeting at The Hub, 10 am, next to the post office in Hackensack, with club ride following, south to Spider Lake Trails and back. More details to come.
August 21 — Club Ride on UPM Blandin Trail. A club favorite, nice easy ride through the woods. Meet at 9 am at the parking area - 7.5 miles north of Remer on 169 then east on Smith Dr. See trail map on DNR website. Ride to Hill City for lunch.
September 15 — Grand Opening of the new Emily/Blind Lake Trail. Our club helped build and place puncheon bridge sections. This new connector creates a large 75 mile loop and is highly anticipated. Details to come on the grand opening event.
Sept 17-19 — Club ride at ATVMN Fall Ride & Rally, Ely, MN Hosted by Prospector ATV Club. Guided rides Friday and Saturday on local trails. Big Air ATV Show. Saturday evening banquet with raffles and live/silent auctions. Lots of fun. 350 vehicles last year.
Registration open and more details on ATVMN website atvam.org.
October 2 — Fall Color Ride on new Emily-Blind Lake Trail - Meet at 9 am at parking area in Emily, right off State 6 next to Sweets-N-Such store. More details to come.
Woodtick Wheelers ATV/OHM Club
P.O. Box 83
Hackensack, MN 56452