Trails 2009 News
- 28 December, 2009
Dates to remember for the upcoming winter campout:
December 30th, 7PM - Gear Check
January 7th, 7PM - Pack Up
January 9th & 10th - Winter Campout
Check out the needed gear here.
- 01 December, 2009
For most people, the camping gear has officially been packed
away for the winter. Canoe Trails, however, just breaks out
the heavy sleeping bags! Check out the CT
Forum and see
when the winter camping fun is going to take place!
If you want to have a general idea as to the gear you may
need, check out the Snow Trails
(pages 5-9 specifically).
This is one adventure you do not want to miss!
- 11 November, 2009
A big THANK YOU to all of the veterans who have served this
great country we call the United States of America. Without
you, freedom would not exist.
For all the Voyageur's who went to Canada this year, be
sure to mark your calendars for the upcoming reunion!
This event will be held at the barn on November 28th, from
7pm-9pm. For those who want to see what was missed this year,
feel free to stop on by!
- 15 September, 2009
The CT Committee is proud to release the 2010 Canoe
schedule! Feel free to check it out and start making your
plans now. If you think 2009 was an amazing year...just wait
If you cannot wait till 2010, then check out our upcoming events for
-Progressive Voyageur Day
Saturday, October 3rd, 1PM-9PM
-Pack-Up for Courier du Bois
Thursday, October 8th, 6PM-9PM
-Courier du Bois
Sat-Sun, October 10th-11th, 6AM-4PM
Saturday, November 28th, 7PM-9PM
- 12 September, 2009
As an update for upcoming events.
CT will be having an evening of preparation for the Progressive
Voyager Day on September 24 from 6pm-9pm. Meet at the
barn and wear work clothes.
The Progressive Voyager Day is set for Saturday, October
3rd 2009. For all those who will be assisting in making that
day a success, please report to the barn at 7am! Bush
clothes / boots are a must.
- 3 September, 2009
Due to a farm team football game taking place Thursday night
September 10th (lets go Black N' Gold!), the meeting for
preparing for the upcoming Progressive Voyageur Day has
been moved to September 9th at 7:00PM. The day
BEFORE the original date. Mark your calendars because
we need as many people as possible to help with this event!
- 24 August, 2009
Thanks to all who showed up for the CT workday. The
barn certainty does look cleaner and perhaps more organized.
For the next meeting, please mark your calendars for September
10th at 7PM. We will be utilizing this evening for planning and
preparing of the Progressive Voyageur Day
Plan to be there and don't forget your beret!
- 21 August, 2009
What a trip! We had good weather, great times, and amazing
people on an adventure that will go down in history for some.
A big thank you to all those that made this trip possible!
Without each of you, it would still be a dream.
As a reminder for all. We have cleanup set for this Sunday at the
barn. This will be a work day so dress accordingly and be
prepared to work.
Keep tabs on this page and the forums for the 2010 schedule
as well as the dates/times for the Courier du Bois.
CT is alive and moving forward full speed ahead!
- 03 August, 2009
It has arrived! The trip for those who have trained and worked
hard over the past summer is 3 days away. Long days of honest
work mixed with memories and sights never seen before.
For those who have been reading the CT website and
are not going, we wish you were. Make that commitment now
and start showing up. We promise, the memories made will
certainly last a lifetime.
- 26 July, 2009
Due to the lack of attendance yesterday, it has been decided
to have this Thursday, July 30th, as a makeup/pack up evening.
Please view this as a meeting you must attend if you plan on
going to Canada this year. Pack up starts at 7PM.
Any questions, please email Mr.Z.
- 22 July, 2009
The Canoe Trails Committee is proud to release the Summer
News Letter online! All dues-paying members have
received this by mail already. If you are interested in receiving
this by mail and you are not currently an active CT member,
please contact Mr.Z for
Also! Do not forget about pack up this weekend! If you
forget it Saturday, you will have to carry it until we make
camp the first night in Canada.
Keep an eye on the CT forums for continued updates,
times, and events!!
- 20 July, 2009
As of today, all medical and release forms have been removed
from the CT website. This is simply because Canada is that
close and if you have not turned in these documents, then
you are probably too late. Check with Mr. Z if you need any
of the documents.
While perhaps a bit premature, next years medical, consent,
and conduct forms will be posted some time in the fall after
we return from Canada.
- 11 July, 2009
As a reminder!
Work day is this Sunday, July 12th. Meet at the barn.
Final Review and all monies must be paid this Thursday, July
FINAL pack-up is on July 25th, not the 26th. ALL gear,
including bush clothes must be brought to the barn on the 25th.
This is an 8AM to 4PM event, so expect to be there at 8AM!
Depending on how many people show up and how hard we work,
there is the possibility of leaving earlier than 4PM.
Make arrangements on your calendar now folks. Canada is close!
- 3 July, 2009
Is it almost that time again folks! Canada and the amazing outdoors
is right around the corner for all those who have trained hard over
the past few months. As a form of reminder / informational for all
- The dates for this years trip are August 7th - August 15th,
- ALL paper work, copy of passport, and monies are due
LATER than July 12th or you cannot go this year.
of a passport cannot be stressed enough due to
when reentering the United States..
- Pack-up participation is mandatory on July 12th, 16th, and
Please check the CT
Forum for times and locations.
- Anyone going to Canada must speak with Mr. Z by
phone, email, or in person NO LATER than July
BE SURE to check the CT
Forum often. This is where most
communication will be taking place between now and when
we leave for Canada.
Have a SAFE and happy 4th of July yall.
- 9 May, 2009
Spring is in the air, school is about to end, the trees have
this can all mean only one thing! Canoe Trails is gearing up for our
weekend of fun on the water! All participants have completed
swim tests and physicals should have been scheduled if not
completed by now. If you have not completed these, you must
see Mr. Z right away. If you are not sure what is happening in
future, check out the CT
Are you ready to have some fun this year!?
With all this talk about spring, we also would like to mention
Snow Trails! We found a very cool article about Snow Trails
past requirements and wanted to pass it along.
So, if you are
looking for something to read, why not check
Trails tab to the left?
Lastly, the CT website has established a web page for all known
digital documents, both new and old. This was all brought about
in part because of a document that talked about the Canoe Trails
program in 1987! If you would like to read this and other past
articles, check out the Archives tab to the left.
- 9 April, 2009
The Canoe Trails Committee wants to thank those that helped
during the Maple Syrup Festival. It was an awesome weekend and a
lot of fun! Thank you for stepping up!
Also! The Canoe Trails Committee is proud to release the Spring
Letter! All dues-paying members will receive this
by mail very soon. If you are interested in receiving this by mail
and you are not currently an active CT member, please contact
Mr.Z for information.
- 31 March, 2009
With spring in the air, the trees are starting to come to life. Of
with all of this comes the Maple Syrup Festival held at Brady's
If you are interested in helping Canoe Trails out during this
or would just like further information, head to the CT forum and
ask the questions!
Hope to see you there this weekend!!!
- 27 March, 2009
As a reminder! ALL paperwork but the medical release forms are
due on or before April 19th! There is no exceptions so please make
to get all of these turned in as well as any remaining dues
All medical forms are DUE by the 6th of June. Do not delay in getting
this done and turned in folks!
NOW is the time to set your doctors appointment!
- 25 March, 2009
The Canoe Trails Committee is proud to announce the new CT
forum has been designed to allow interested, current, and past Canoe
members meet up, have some fun, and perhaps find a long lost friend.
not sign up and say hi!?!
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