groomer

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  1. great news !!! a guy from l ascension bought all the assets from the club and it ll open starting mid december !!! he wish to be open 7 / 7 jean-guy https://ici.radio-canada.ca/nouvelle/1420068/club-sportif-mont-artique-alverne-rachat-hervey-gallant-vente?fbclid=IwAR0pGmSYtW3tt0pNzpyRfQA21M4wXb1F_nXddb7E-lH9bICMIf_zMGh8zrU
  2. hi steven !!! yes....talked with the '' tourists '' there ...and they said ...cross point side has been groomed 10 days ago ....they said snow was very good up the hills...less at the warming hut !!! a big surprise ...pic 14 on the other post ....the stand...right on the trail....mid way long hill ste marguerite !!! jean-guy
  3. bonsoir tom !!! many thx...very appreciated... back from grooming tq 5 ...left around 8 15 am....back at 6 30 pm for the first run ...very happy with quantity of snow...there was a few '' quebecois tourists '' at the st fidele cb ...they said coming from cross point ....all nice !!! tons of moose tracks....saw 2 deer...exiting town !!! jean-guy
  4. good morning smclelan !!! getting ready to go down st fidele cb !!!.....did nt sleep much !!! -15c and grey sky !!! more pics tonight !!! jean-guy
  5. bonsoir pipeman !!! the fun is started......earliest start since 5-6 years maybe !!! bienvenue et merci ...the grooming and weather reports are back on the menu !!! about 10 - 11 hrs run tomorrow !!! no too many pics today .... jean-guy
  6. bonsoir !!! brought my '' sport car '' home....just too bad...left albertville ...just before darkness !!! only -4c when i landed home around 7 pm !!! down to st fidele cb in the morning !!! jean-guy
  7. good morning artsled !!! yaaaa....beginning of my 20 th season of grooming !!! still grey sky ....-9c jean-guy
  8. hi steven !!! did nt forget you ....not yet .....coming back on the back roads behind lac saumon toward albertville...some fields could be better...still ca see the hay my sister in amqui lives next to the trail...halfway between select hotel and polaris dealer....could be better there too ...no grooming yet there.. b i l in amqui told me that the best spots for now ski hill area ... big snowflakes right now...but falling down slowly ... -6c !!! jean-guy
  9. bonsoir took pics after lunch coming from amqui by the back roads....mild temps ...snowing right now all pics around albertville jean-guy
  10. bonsoir !!! an extra 6 ''...storm almost kaputt now...snowing very lightly.. storm started at 3 pm....strangely,friend coming from rimouski ...posted at 6 30 on fb....and started snowing in sayabec... met a guy from st andré...at the dealership earlier today .....up the hills next to matapedia...trails were groomed....about 18 '' of snow there ...let say this morning nephew went riding off th trail last weekend....needed more.. getting very close !!! few pics to put everyone in the mood !!! jean-guy
  11. bonjour wng-2!!! ahahha...popire ...not too bad !!! la tempete ain t starté yet...getting proche !!! remind me vl a quelques années...met 2 gars from nh at 4 am on tq 5 ...one parlais french un peu ti peu...was funny !!! jean-guy
  12. good morning !!! yaaa....not for amateurs !!! i used to go often on logging road to take pics...not anymore !!! few old pics from 06 ...coming from a few miles up la cache and down to the mill !!! few fleurries this morning ...windy and -11c !!! jean-guy
  13. yaaa...sure it is !!! no fresh snow today ...grey sky most of the day !!! like i said to quebec bob...maybe between the 41 and bridge of the 50 going toward the faribault or between the 82 and the 90 toward la cache !!! jean-guy
  14. bonsoir quebec bob !!! yaaa...narrow ...but side road only.....once on logging rd ....lot wider ... and those guys have cb radio...so, road must be a little wider at a few places to give a chance to meet can t tell where it is ...maybe on the way up to faribault camp....46 miles area or somewhere at the 50 miles up to la cache!!! jean-guy
  15. bonjour.. video of a friend jean-guy
  16. bonjour !!! little drive...road coming down the little valley ...mid way between town and clubhouse the old road coming down between fields...back in the 70' s , i was there with my oldest brother...there was an old barn ....and in the mezzanine...there was old news papers from the 40 's farm....trail for the lake...left side...snowy trees on the mountains...lake on the other side and yes ...we have fat dogs too in the valley......for those who remember last summer...about '' face de boeuf ''....ahaha sunny ...-1c jean-guy
  17. good morning fuse !!! many thx for the support and like the others ,hope to see you at the clubhouse or on the trails !!! -7c and blue sky this morning !!! jean-guy
  18. hahha....very close !!!
  19. you must learn to drink rouge with moderation !!!!🙂 jean-guy
  20. no words from anyone yet !!!....thx jean-guy
  21. bonsoir !!! just for fun !!! pics with '' big blue ''....earliest run on tq 5 ....dec 2 .....2007 pics with 4w....last weekend at my camp ...latest ...dec 6 th ...2009 jean-guy
  22. bonsoir smclelan and jackstraw !!! as usual great thx for supporting our club again ... hoping to see you on the trail or at the clubhouse... still very mild temps....snowed heavy around 2 pm ...but not much accumulations !!! jean-guy
  23. hahhaha you both off the trail ....no rouge since moose hunting !!! just back from taking pics at the '' forks '' !!! still warm ...only -3c !!! jean-guy
  24. bonsoir !!! as far as i know...not yet ...i was at the gas station this morning ...one of the mechanic there is from st leon ...outside amqui...he said the groomer operator there started to move the machine and getting ready to groom in the next days to come i guess... someone told me that ski hill open next weekend... i saw waitress and mechanic about 3-4 weeks ago...first time since april windy tonight ...aahha jean-guy