Monthly Archives: June 2017

Trail Conditions June 14 ,2017

With the recent thunderstorms and strong winds on Tuesday June 13 , there have been several trees down due to those winds. Several areas in the RM of Piney had power outages from downed trees on hydro lines . And some reports coming from some of our members have noted trees down along our trail. […]

Manitoba Fire Bulletin #1

June 2, 2017 FIRE BULLETIN #1 – – – Burning Permits Cancelled Manitoba Sustainable Development and the Office of the Fire Commissioner advise that hot, dry and windy conditions have elevated the wildfire danger levels in many areas of the province and burning permits have been cancelled in central and eastern Manitoba. Manitobans are reminded […]

Fire Rating June 2 2017

Well less then 24 hrs we are now at an EXTREME Rating from a HIGH rating. This is a level 5 rating out of a scale of 5 so next would be a Back Country Travel Restrictions if conditions continue to this dry. Today the temperature was 33C with a humidity level of 26 % […]

Trail Conditions June 1 2017

The Little Bigfoot trail is in good condition and clear of all downed trees at this time. There a few areas that we will get out soon to do some general trail repairs/ grooming. At this time all the tree planting near or along our trail is now completed and no other tree planting is […]

Fire Rating June 1 2017

Well it didn’t take long and we now sit a  High rating for the Sandilands Provincial Forest area. Even with all the rains and cooler temps from the past weekend it has sure dried up here , and yet in some lower areas there is still a fair amount of water in the ditches. Lets hope […]