groomer

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groomer last won the day on December 14

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About groomer

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  • Birthday 04/11/1962

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    la coulee verte albertville

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    on the trail !!!
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    ski doo

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  1. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi momo !!! good for you !!! the pic of the jeep in front of motel in msp ....reminds me when we were going mx racing there....pierre...yamaha dealer...was telling us about going up there with an old volkswagen beetle on top of the mountain !!! well ,waitress messaged me a few mins ago .....if no traffic jam tomorrow ,i ll be downtown albertville for 1 pm....ahaha jean-guy
  2. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi phil !!! haha...wooww....lucky !!!..seldom we see them around here !!! im no bird expert....but best time to see them in town...sept and october...maybe they are looking for salmons !! last one i saw...maybe 2 years ago....coming back from work in ste marguerite...he was in a field....took off few hundred feet in front of me !!! late sept ...oct ..cormorant hang on the little island at the '' forks '' in town !!! easton..... as good as the gaspesie !!! jean-guy
  3. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    bonjour timbo !!! yes....with warm temps yesterday ...-3c and -20c this morning ...it ll be good to groom ...-18c right now and cloudy !!! ...getting more windy !!! hope to see you soon too... jean-guy
  4. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    bonjour a tous !!! just back from a little '' tour de ville '' !!! -20c earlier this morning ....windy up the hills !!! jean-guy
  5. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi doo4adoo and phil !!! storm is kaputt since 8 pm !!!....yaa...old pics always interesting to look at !!! i guess by saturday i should be in control of my sport car !!!...ahahah a guy from gaspe ( city ) wrote on the french forum earlier this morning...at least a foot of snow there !!! well , i guess the ladies in albertville are missing their operator...aahha....saw the waitress only 1x since april and i have nt seen the secretary since then !!! just thinking about that.....back in 94 ...dec 14 th ...bridge with railroad....there was a truck full of wood chips stuck on the crossing ...dollies were stuck....60 ' from bridge.. 1 engine + a few wagons kaputt in the river ...i missed that by 10 mins.....i was coming back from mt caribou ....south of faribault camp..trail 595 ....went to clean solar panels for the mill here in town...started from the 41 miles on logging road by sled !! jean-guy
  6. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    bonsoir !!! mini update...take 2 !!! roughly 10''.....still snowing ...bit more rock'n roll....windy !!! -3c during afternoon....sticky snow....-8c right now !!! rust is all gone on my shovel !!! jeaan-guy
  7. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    bonjour !!! mini update !!! about 5 '' and still going strong !!! -4c !!! jean-guy
  8. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi vt blu and gaf !!! yaa..this came to mind often thinking how many pics i could have taken with digital camera when i was going to mx races .....thousand and thousand !!! i read last night...the were '' feeding '' potaoes with fish....read another story this morning ...can t remember !!! forgot to mention .....people were able to loop the gaspesie starting in the early 30's !!! pics of my town...barn and house on the left ...tq 5 is behind the house...the long fields with the house ...far right...gas station is on the other side of river...can see mountains of lac saumon and st alexandre ..top right !! msp pics....the short covered bridge....same spot than the bridge over matapedia river...shortcut for albertville. long covered bridge....maria..new richmond....built in 1927 if i remember...in 54 .....one a-hole put the fire on purpose on the bridge downtown ste marguerite pics with road for the lake...where i take often pics of the groomer on the bridge....back in the 70's ...there was a house where the cars are parked...it was our clubhouse for our club in town... ice .....ste anne des monts moving the houses in st octave back in the early 70's...i saw a documentary about that ...maybe 20 years ago...some were so mad to move...they did nt care about the money the government was offering ....they just put the fire in their houses !!! cloudy ....-16c !!! jean-guy
  9. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi all !!! bienvenue !!! thats why back then they had big ,they were working with heavy chainsaw...axes...etc the big belly ...was the beer of the weekends...hahaha steven... a bit of respect for the elderly !!!...ahaha pics of cap chat ....house on the beach ...and the mountain in the middle of pic...sea on the left car down the bridge....looks like a member was scouting tq 5 at st fidele cb !!! carleton ...with church and mountains........gaspé ...car near water and the one with a set of chains + bridge across bay !!! grande vallée...tractor pulling sleights with woods...and the horse right side of pic. riviere au renard...'' bull '' pulling sleight...car on the right side of the road...going up hill road going up the valley ..somewhere between percé and gaspé.....railroad by the river...west side of matapedia lac aux americains....gaspesie park....at the beginning of 1900 !!!....gros morne car under the cliff..woman with snowshoes...don t know crane on the railroad...next where i took my pics ..sunday road with fences on both side...st alexis....back in the 70's...average 3 sleds per house there...ski doo dealer there !!! ste anne des monts with rough sea and st octave with the depanneur on the left side ... gaspe canoe on the river...at the '' forks '' in town...auberge on the left !!! jean-guy
  10. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    bonsoir roadrunner and saguenay bill !!! bienvenue !!! always interesting to look at old pics !!! even if they had nt not much to work with..people were clever back then !!! pics of cap-chat ....around gaspé, gas station......gros morne......la martre....my town ,3 cars (taxi )...few hundred feet from my house!!! 2 cars on the road...cross point ...the one coming toward us....qpp...ahaha...no strob !!! motel restigouche in matapedia, village with little bridge....and big bridge............mt louis.......lac saumon...mill.....percé.....ste anne des monts.....2 ladies...tourelle riviere au renard...fence next to road....val brillant...lake on the left church in ste marguerite....kaputt since at least 25 years...back in the 70's and 80's......at least 60% of the population was gone to s-w ontario to work in the plantations there...so , the priest was almost alone in the church..not enough money for the maintenance of the church..etc....so, they demolished it....tq 5 is a 1/ 4 mile in front !!! don t ask why poutine was born in pq ????....somewhere around gaspé if i remember well !!! -25c !!! jean-guy
  11. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    bonsoir shore 1066 !!! hahaha...funny story ...but excuse me , i have no skills with horses !!! ....never trusted horses...i rather have a moose close to me than a horse !!! gee and haw.....maybe stop or go ...turn left ...turn right....forward ...backward !!!!......i have no ideas at all !!! sorry , i won t be too much help to answer that !!! pics...bridge in st alexis ( road 132 )....my town...dam downtown matane....and boy with bucket....st nil ....little village closed by the government back in the 70's....like st paulin and st octave !! -21c right now !!! jean-guy
  12. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi smclelan !!! yaa...cool ones !!! like old pics !!! not that young....i included a selfie of myself !!! man with moose...from carleton ...one of the lacroix brothers...from lacroix lumber !!! pic with car going down mt st joseph....i don t think im wrong ...went there with mom and his brother ...early 70's....on the way down...i saw my first moose alive crossing the road !! pics of ....msp...mt louis...my town....routhierville...matapedia......st paulin with short bridge....and riviere madeleine aircraft carrier...in matane...built by americans in seattle ...leased to united kingdom and '' driven '' by canadians !!! first name was....uss willipa.....changed for hms puncher....during ww 2 !!! jean-guy
  13. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    hi all !!! for the connaisseurs of the gaspesie !!! found these old pics this morning !!! cross point ...campbellton...percé ....my town...st octave....msp .....ste anne des monts...riviere au renard and murdochville !!! i read that the obelisk on the percé rock (the last one ) fell down in 1951 it is written that back in 1603 , samuel de champlain was already talking about the percé rock !!! jean-guy
  14. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    good morning jg !!! no mosquitoes in sight this morning .....-22c and blue sky !!! without paying much attention , i saw snow for the gaspesie on the news ,for tonight or tomorrow!!! met a friend at the grocery yesterday...12-14 '' of snow at the lake !!! hope to start before christmas !!! vroooooooooooomm !!!..aahhaa jean-guy
  15. Pics from the Matapedia Valley !!!

    just for fun !!! an extra 2 '' since 4 pm !!! jean-guy