Waupaca County Trail Info
to the site of Northport Snowriders. We are a local non-profit social organization working with the community, landowners and other enthusiasts promoting the maintenance of trails, education and safety. This is to ensure that everyone that rides in the area maintained by the club has the best possible experience on our area trails.
Our club member also belong to the Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Clubs (AWSC) which allows our organization to be more informed about upcoming legislation and its effect on the snowmobile sport. A portion of the club membership fee ($20 family, $10 student) does go toward the AWSC. Click here for what you need to know about the WI Trail Pass Act 142. This will be effective July, 2015 so please take a look.
Meetings are the 2nd Thursday each month
October thru April
7pm at Bean City Bar & Grill
N2505 Bean City Rd
24 people (including 4 chairs)
A. December Secretary’s report was read
B. December Treasure’s report was read
C. County Report - no meeting to report
D. Old Business
1. Blizzard Bash – Posters & Banners have been ordered. Joe Thompson of Indent USA, LLC has donated banners for the bash.
Bean City will also do additional banners for advertisement. The club will be looking for help for preparing the day of as well as
help during the bash. 2. Safety Course – 40 students graduated on December 14th. Special thanks to Jerry Bartman for teaching this 2 day class. 3. Groomers and Trails are ready to go. Tractors have been out panning where the marshes are froze. Trails will remain closed until further notice.
4. Purpose Statement – A motion was made and accepted to revise the by-laws. The purpose statement revision was read at the meeting
with a motion and acceptance.
5. We are working on extending trails to Outagamie County and crossing Hwy 54 over the Embarrass River to open trail to railroad grade.
Railroad and City are discussing this trail.
E. New Business
1. Chamber Bucks – Motion was made and accepted to give our landowners $45 in Chamber bucks for 2015. 2. Landowners Brunch – Motion was made and accepted to have the 2015 brunch. Kristine Clark will be organizing the brunch at
Shamrock Heights in the spring, date to be determined. 3. Meeting Location – motion was made and accepted to move the monthly club meetings to Bean City Bar & Grill. The meeting will continue
to be held the second Thursday of the month at 7pm. 4. AWSC 2015 changes – coming soon. 5. Snodeo at Bear Lake – Looking for volunteers for setup on Friday, Feburary 20th as well as the day of the event on Saturday, February 21st. 6. Trail Party - Saturday, February 7th at Tom Handschkes cabin. The party will start at noon. There will be refreshments and food provided
by the club. A snowmobile trail will be marked from the club trail to Toms cabin. If the snowmobile trails are closed, the party will still resume
via car off Madden Road.
Northport Snowriders Blizzard Bash, February 28th at 8pm at Bean City Bar & Grill, New London. Music by Copper Box.