News and Events for WMRR and Surrounding Clubs

News Archives from 2007 to 2011

Northern Pass Officials Trying to Block Sale of Balsam's Land - December 23, 2011

Temporary Snowmobile Corridor Will Be In Place on Dixville Peak - December 21, 2011

New ATV Club Formed in Coos County - December 21, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 20 & 21 Progress Report - December 21, 2011

State Seeking to Expand Jericho ATV Park and Build Connector Trail - December 8, 2011

North Country Business Leaders Buy Balsams Grand Resort - December 8, 2011

Forest Society to Conserve Bulk of Balsams Land - December 8, 2011

Balsams Hotel and 7,000 Acres of Land Sold to Two Local Men - December 7, 2011

State Seeks Proposals for Campground at Jericho State Park - December 6, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 19 Progress Report - December 3, 2011

WMRR Parade Float Ends Up in a 3-Way Tie for First Place - November 30, 2011

New Clubhouse Trail is Done and Sign Posts are Installed - November 19, 2011

Nay Pond Trail Work is Now Complete - November 19, 2011

Jericho Motorsports Open House and WMRR Membership Drive - November 18, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 17 & 18 Progress Report - November 14, 2011

Volunteers from 3 States Build Bridges and Install Sign Posts - November 12, 2011

WMRR to Enter Float in Berlin Parade of Lights -  November 8, 2011

Work is Almost Complete on Nay Pond Trail - November 7, 2011

Headwaters Advisory Committee Favors ATV Bill - November 1, 2011

Legislative Study Committee Recommends ATV Connector Trail, Canada to Berlin - November 1, 2011

Suicide Hill Trail Completed - November 1, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 15 & 16 Progress Report - November 1, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut Dedicated - October 19, 2011

Berlin Riverfire, Pumpkin Lighting and Horrorest on Sat. October 22nd - October 18, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 14 Progress Report - October 17, 2011

Wind Farm Quickly Taking Shape Providing Off-Season Boost - October 12, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 13 Progress Report - October 10, 2011

Trail Work Begins in Gorham - October 5, 2011

Accuweather Predicts Another Cold Snowy Winter for Great North Woods - October 5, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut Grand Opening Set for Sunday October 16 - October 4, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 12 Progress Report - October 3, 2011

State Removing Rails from Colebrook to Beecher Falls - September 28, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 11 Progress Report - September 26, 2011

Another .4 Miles of Trail Widening Completed - September 26 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 10 Progress Report - September 19, 2011

Over 1/2 Mile of Trail Completed on Berlin Trail (PT108) - September 19, 2011

New Corridor 19 Steel Bridge is Decked in Record Time - September 12, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 9 Progress Report - September 12, 2011

Officials Hear Pro-Reciprocity Comments at Trails Discussion - September 8, 2011

Luc Cote Says Errol's Economic Future Depends on ATV's - September 8, 2011

Letter Sent to Our Members From Our President - September 1, 2011

The Aftermath of Hurricane Irene - August 30, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 8 Progress Report - August 30, 2011

Senators Tour City and Jericho Park - August 23, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 7 Progress Report - August 22, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 6 Progress Report - August 15, 2011

Stewartstown Corn Maze to Open on September 17th - August 12, 2011

Balsam's Sale Falls Through - August 11, 2011

Forecast for 2011-2012 Calls for Snowy Winter - August 9, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 5 Progress Report - August 8, 2011

Pirate Tours Gives ATV Access to Everyone - July 29, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 4 Progress Report - July 26, 2011

Volunteers Rebuild Two Bridges in Spite of Record Heat - July 25, 2011

Back in Black Report Targets RTP - July 19, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 3 Progress Report - July 18, 2011

Taking the First Step: A Plan to Conserve 31,000 Acres in the North Country  - June 28, 2011

How America Beats China in 2025 - June 28, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 2 Progress Report - June 27, 2011

Washed Out Stratford Road Bridge is Repaired by Local ATV Club - June 24, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut - Week 1 Progress Report - June 23, 2011

Pittsburg Opens Roads for ATV Access to Local Trails - June 22, 2011

Public Visiioning Session Next for Mt. Jasper - June 16, 2011

Warming Hut Work Weekend Scheduled for Saturday 6/18 and Sunday 6/19 - June 14, 2011

Pittsburg Seeks Input on ATV Use on Town Roads - June 9, 2011

ATV Use of Rail Trail to Trestle Back on the Burner - June 8, 2011

Open House Held for New Jericho Park Visitors Center - June 3, 2011

May Brings Record Rains for Northern Coos County - May 31, 2011

ATV Club Pays for Paving Project - May 30, 2011

NH State Recreational Trails Open for Riding on May 23rd - May 25, 2011

Selectmen Agree to Allow Trail Through Town Forest - May 25, 2011

Work Crew Pushes Through Worst Section of Cor. 19 Reroute - May 14, 2011

Northern Pass Opponents Draw Together at US-Canadian Border - May 11, 2011

Rising Water Closes Some North Country Roads - April 27, 2011

Jericho Park Campground RFP Still Not Ready - April 27, 2011

Pittsburg and the ATV Connection - April 27, 2011

First Turbine Due to Arrive in August at Coos Wind Park - April 20, 2011

Wind Site Clearing Complete.  Work Resumes in May - April 20, 2011

Council Wants to See Easement on Mt. Jasper - April 6, 2011

Jericho Warming Hut Pledges Reaches 1/3rd of Goal - April 6, 2011

Body of VT. Man Recovered in Connecticut River - April 5, 2011

License and Phone Found in River Search for Snowmobiler - April 4, 2011

Recovery Effort Begins for Missing Snowmobiler - April 4, 2011

Snowmobiler Missing After Skimming Sled in Lancaster - April 3, 2011

Vt. Man Still Missing After Snowmobile Accident - April 3, 2011

Sheen Buys Summer Home in Area - April 1, 2011

WMNF Pond Brook Timber Harvest Finished After Three Years - March 30, 2011

Cutting on Dixville Peak Clearing a Way for Wind Farm  - March 30, 2011

Researchers Close In On Technology for Making Renewable Petroleum - March 23, 2011

WMRR Junction Signs Are Down for the Season - March 21, 2011

Friends Enjoy Vintage Machine Ride to Even More Vintage Camp - March 16, 2011

Tillotson Corporation Taps Ocean Properties to Buy The Balsams - March 11, 2011

Swift Diamond SnoDeo Draws Cheerful Crowd - March 9, 2011

Jefferson Sled Dog Race Set for March 12 - March 2, 2011

First Annual Sled Fest in Gorham a Success - February 16, 2011

NHSA Ride-In for Easter Seals Camp Sno-Mo - February 9, 2011

Power Line Education Fund Joins In at Snodeo - February 9, 2011

Phillips Brook Property to Sell - January 28, 2011

Students Work With Trails Bureau to Create New Visitors Center - January 26, 2011

Groomer Falls Through Pond Ice - January 26, 2011

Snowmobiling Helps Fuel Winter Economy - January 22, 2011

Northern Pass Project Map in PDF Format - January 19, 2011 (High Speed Connection Required)

Northern Pass is Title Sponsor of 19th Annual Snodeo - January 19, 2011

Swift Diamond Riders Deny Endorsement Report - January 19, 2011

Snowmobile Club Favors Power Line Project - January 17, 2011

Power Line Plan Jeopardizes Local Economy - January 17, 2011

Last Horse Logger in Coos County Continues the Tradition in Milan - January 16, 2011

NH, VT Snowmobilers To Ride Each Others Trails Without Fees - January 10, 2011

Twas The Night Before Christmas (Snowmobile Version) - December 24, 2010

Twas The Night Before Christmas (Legal Version) - December 24, 2010

New WMRR Junction Signs Nearing Completion - December 23, 2010

If You Need a Laugh, Check Out This Moose Video - December 20, 2010 (High Speed Connection Required)

WMRR Announces Plans for New Warming Hut - December 8, 2010

Large Group of Volunteers Show Up for Last Trail Work Day - December 4, 2010

Volunteers Complete Multiple Projects Despite Cold and Snow - November 28, 2010

New Trail to Nay Pond Will Be Open This Season - November 21, 2010

Corridor 19 South Widened - November 13, 2010

PT109 / West Milan Trail is Finished - November 10, 2010

November Arctic Blast Forecast - November 8, 2010

Last Bridge on Cor.19 Done - Plus Some Repairs - November 6, 2010

Berlin Trail is Now a Primary Trail - October 31, 2010

More Bridges Built Despite Halloween "Tricks" - October 30, 2010

Another 4 Bridges Completed Despite Muddy Conditions - October 23, 2010

Final Set of Bridge Materials Moved into Place - October 9, 2010

John "The Taskmaster" Higgins Pushes Crew Through 9 More Bridges - October 2, 2010

Berlin Trail Near Memorial Field Receives a Facelift - October 4, 2010

Heavy Rain Tests Berlin Trail Improvements - October 4, 2010

Flatlanders Dominate Bridge Building Crew - September 28, 2010

New Terrain Opens at Jericho Mountain State Park - September 27, 2010

Residents Raise Concerns About ATV Trail - September 23, 2010

How Many Bridges Can 3 Guys Build in a Day? - September 19, 2010

Gorham Selectmen Remain Neutral on ATV Trail - September 16, 2010

Trail Work Day Scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 18th - September 14, 2010

If Trend Continues, Kiss Winter Goodbye - August 29, 2010

Effort Underway to Educate People on ATV Connector Use - August 27, 2010

Tour Highlighted Umbagog and Jericho Parks - August 19, 2010

As Summer Winds Down, Trail Work is Set to Ramp Up - August 12, 2010

Fish and Game Seeks Help to Reopen Barry Conservation Camp - August 8, 2010

John Stephen Promises to Focus on North Country if Elected - August 4, 2010

Volunteers Haul Bridge Lumber and Widen Cor. 19 - July 31, 2010

Fish and Game Rescue Fund in the Red - July 28, 2010

Berlin Students to Build Visitors Center in Jericho Park - July 23, 2010

Volunteers Haul 25,000lbs of Bridge Lumber for PT109 - July 15, 2010

Third Phase Added to Success Conservation Project - July 15, 2010

Landmark Balsams Resort is For Sale - July 15, 2010

Mud-pit Video From NH Grand - July 14, 2010    (High Speed Connection Required)

Jericho ATV Festival "Big Success"; Plans Already Underway for 2011 - July 14, 2010

North Country ATV Club Opens New Trail - July 14, 2010

ATV Riders Howl in North Country Mud - July 12, 2010

Mt. Washington Auto Road Closed Due to Snow - July 3, 2010

Wind Farm Clears Final Regulatory Hurdle, Gets Permit - June 29, 2010

Can-Am Sponsors ATV Festival at Jericho Mt. Park - June 25, 2010

New O.H.R.V. Club Started in Gorham - June 24, 2010

Council Gets Briefing on Jericho ATV Festival- June 23, 2010

Organizers Break Ground for Old Man Memorial - June 18, 2010

Bill Protects NH Landowners Who Allow Bikes on Their Land - June 13, 2010

Developer Planning Hotel Next to WMRR Clubhouse - June 11, 2010

GrayMist Fiddle Fest to be held in Groveton on June 27th - June 10, 2010

Vrrroom With a View - June 8, 2010

Chief Says Reduction in Grant Funds Could Hamper Trail Enforcement - June 4, 2010

Boundary Pond Dam Breached - June 3, 2010

Covered Bridge Between NH and VT Closed by Truck - May 28, 2010

Safety Concerns Call for Breaching of Boundary Pond Dam - May 27, 2010

Letter to NHSA Ride-In Search Committee - May 20, 2010

Commission Nixes Snowmobile Trail in Town Forest - May 11, 2010

Commission Asks for On-Site Visit Before Voting on Trail - May 5, 2010

Gorham Now Has An ATV Club - May 3, 2010

Snowmobile Trail Through Gorham Town Forest Conditionally Approved - April 30, 2010

Another Late Spring Storm Hits North Country - April 28, 2010

SDN Snack Shack Now Open (Across from WMRR Clubhouse) - April 27, 2010

Selectmen to Talk with State Before Taking a Position on the ATV Trail - April 22, 2010

Late Spring Snow Blankets North Country - April 17, 2010

Letter Provides More Info on Decision to Withdraw ATV Proposal - April 15, 2010

Groveton Makes Its Bid as a Gambling Location - April 12, 2010

Locals Take YouTube By Storm - April 2, 2010

NH Video Goes Viral on YouTube - April 2, 2010

Spoof of NY Video Makes Fun of, Pays Tribute to NH - April 2, 2010

Granite State of Mind - A Rap Song About Life in NH - March 31, 2010 - (Requires High Speed Connection)

Gitmo Detainees Coming to Berlin - April 1, 2010

RTP Grant Program Extended - March 31, 2010

Late Winter 2010 Sno-Traveler Article  - March 30, 2010

Gorham Explores Possibility of Starting ATV Club  - March 29, 2010

Spring Mountain Madness at the Balsams on March 27-28  - March 17, 2010

Storm Closes Some NH Recreational Trails - February 26, 2010

Lack of Snow is Tough on Winter Events - February 9, 2010

February Weather Looking Like December All Over Again - January 24, 2010

Education is Key to Success for Snowmobile Routes in Gorham - January 21, 2010

Snowmobiling in NH Geared to Families, Women and Children First  - January 14, 2010

State Withdraws Proposal for ATV Use on Rail Trail  - January 14, 2010

Several Injured in Weekend Snowmobile Accidents  - January 10, 2010

A Message From Our Club President  - January 4, 2010

Jericho Motorsports Expands to Meet Demand - December 31, 2009

RTP Grant Program Extended Until 2010 - December 28, 2009

Louden Sno-Bowl Coming in February 2010 - December 18, 2009

Grand View Shack to Reopen This Winter - December 16, 2009

Forecast Good for Snowmobiles - December 13, 2009

Trails Reopen, "Bandit" at Bay" - December 10, 2009

Loudon Snodeo Feeling a Chill? - December 10, 2009

Where's An Electric Snowmobile When You Need One? - December 9, 2009

Climate-Gate Calls My Long Held Beliefs into Question - December 2, 2009

Stark Is Beginning to Look Like Wine Country - November 27, 2009

WMRR Bridge Design Overview - November 25, 2009

Corridor 11 Wrap-up and Acknowledgements - November 24, 2009

Corridor 11 Project Is Finally Completed - November 21, 2009

Berlin ATV Trails Connector between Jericho and Success Opens - November 10, 2009

Four More Bridges Finished Including Two Designer Bridges  - November 8, 2009

Volunteers Have Record Bridge Building Day  - October 31, 2009

Volunteers Complete Four Bridges In Spite of Breakdowns  - October 17, 2009

Cross-City ATV Trail Set to Open on November 7th  - October 15, 2009

Volunteers Install Decks on Four Corridor 11 Bridges  - October 10, 2009

Volunteers Build New Bridge on Berlin Trail  - September 22, 2009

Fill Out a Form and Our Club Gets Ten Bucks  - September 16, 2009

Easter Seals Camp Sno-Mo Has Great Summer  - September 15, 2009

Bridge Building Crew Needed for Saturday 9/19/09  - September 13, 2009

ATV Trail Network Expanding in Berlin Area - August 21, 2009

Two Tier Lease Fees Proposed for Nash Stream - July 20, 2009

2009-2010 May Be Snowiest Winter in Over 5 Years - July 17, 2009

Plan to Eliminate Some State Parks Has Been Scrapped - July 2, 2009

NHSA Directors Home Destroyed by Fire - July 1, 2009

New Wind Turbine Works at Low Wind Speeds - June 28, 2009

27 NH Parks Could Be Up for Grabs - June 18, 2009

Nash Stream Management Plan Under Review - May 28, 2009

Premier Recreational Products Now Taking Orders for 3/4-Sized Snowmobiles - April 15, 2009

UW-Madision Team "Zaps" Competition With Electric Snowmobile - April 12, 2009

State Would Acquire 96 Acres in Land Swap with WMNF - March 30, 2009

RTP Grant Program Expires in 2009 - Your Help Is Essential to Get It Renewed - March 28, 2009

Video Footage of NH Snowmobilers In Action Wanted for Cable TV - March 24, 2009

Company Ends Partnership with Balsams - March 24, 2009

Two ATV Riders Test Ice Then Get Wet - March 23, 2009

Coyote Circled Injured Man Before Rescue - March 18, 2009

Rail Trails and Gates In Southern NH Closing for the Season - March 17, 2009

F&G: Serious Snowmobile Accident Leaves Stark Man in Critical Condition - March 16, 2009

Man Injured in Nash Stream Snowmobile Rollover - March 16, 2009

Putting Nowhere on the Map - March 1, 2009

White Is Green in Snowmobile Country - February 28, 2009

NH Clubs Raise Over $76,000 for Easter Seals - February 9, 2009

Great Time at 2009 Easter Seals Ride-In - February 8, 2009

NH Bureau of Trails Offers New Option for Trail Reports - January 30, 2009

ACSA Says Take a Friend Snowmobiling and You Could Win a New Snowmobile, January 21, 2009

American Snowmobiler: On the Borders in Pittsburg, NH - January 12, 2009

Recent Crashes Stress Need for Safety Awareness, January 6, 2009

Success Stories from Camp Sno-Mo, January 4, 2009

Avalanche Survivor:  We Did Everything We Could, January 1, 2009

Eight Snowmobilers Missing in Canadian Avalanche, December 29, 2008

New England Digs Out From Massive Nor'easter, December 23, 2008

New Director Named for NH Division of Parks and Recreation, December 22, 2008

State Parks and Forests Closed Due to Ice Storm Damage, December 18, 2008

New Route for Cor. 19 North of Clubhouse, November 26, 2008   (Map and Pictures)

Long Range Forecast Shows Cold Winter Ahead, October 8, 2008 

Maine Snowmobilers Endorse McCain/Palin, September 20, 2008 

Comments Requested for Trail Reroute Project in Twin Mountain, September 11, 2008 

Snowmobile Vanity Registrations Now Available, September 10, 2008 

Republican VP Choice is a Snowmobiler, August 29, 2008 

Almanac Predicts Cold, Wet Winter, August 25, 2008 

Wireless Access for Coos County Moving Ahead, August 1, 2008 

WMRR Member Wins Easter Seals Award, July 19, 2008 

Snowmobiles Sink in Lake  Winnipesaukee, July 5, 2008 

NH Parks Seeks Public Input at a Series of July Meetings, July 3, 2008 

Win a Groomer or New Snowmobile in NHSA Golf Tournament, June 29, 2008 

ATV Ride Up Mt. Washington Planned for June 29th, June 19, 2008 

New Tax Credit For Jobs Created in Coos County, June 10, 2008 

Mayor Calls on Mill Site Owner to Stop Plans for Biomass Plant, June 4, 2008 

Developers Buy Berlin Mill for Power Plant, May 21, 2008 

Who Should Pay for Damage from Snowmobiles?, May 11, 2008 

Plowable Snow in Franconia Notch, April 29, 2008 

WMRR Trail Work Summary for 2008/2009 Season, April 14, 2008 

Reflections on a Nice Really Long Winter,  April 13, 2008 

Maine Raises Registration Fees,  April 9, 2008 

Snowmobilers and ATVers Jockey for Space (Concord Monitor),  April 7, 2008 

A Call to Maintain The Sport,  April 7, 2008 

Trails Survive Latest Warmup and are in Amazingly Good Shape,   April 2, 2008 

Rail Trail Gates and Some Southern Trails Closing for the Season,   April 1, 2008 

Trails Bureau Does Good Work (Letter to the Editor Concord Monitor),  March 29, 2008

States Role Should Not be to Promote ATV's (Concord Monitor),  March 21, 2008

Some Enthusiasts Say Sleds Will Run Well Into Spring,   March 26, 2008 

Northeast Has Great Potential for Flooding,   March 25, 2008 

17 Feet of Snow and Still Falling,   March 20, 2008 

Great Spring Riding Still Available,   March 19, 2008 

Feds Say No ATV's on Rail Trails in Winter,   March 4, 2008 

Groomer Falls Through Ice, Operator is Safe,   February 18, 2008 

Snow Is Piling Up in  the North Country,   February 11, 2008 

NH Clubs Raise $76,000 for Easter Seals,   February 4, 2008 

How About a Little Redneck Humor?   January 30, 2008 

Snowmobile Accident at Nash Stream, ATV Arrest in Berlin, January 27, 2008 

New! Pike Pond Cabins Now Open in Stark (Website), January 25, 2008 

Trail Report - Wednesday, January 23, 2008 

Colebrook Skibees Could Shut Down, January 17, 2008 

Trail Report - Wednesday, January 16, 2008 

Truck Falls Thru the Ice At Cedar Pond - Video: Truck Folded in Half When Pulled Out    (High Speed Connection Required)

Trail Report - Sunday, January 13, 2008 

Trail Report - Saturday, January 12, 2008 

Maine Could Adopt Similar Registration System to NH, January 11, 2008 

Trail Report - Thursday, January 10, 2008 

Trail Report - Wednesday, January 9, 2008 

Trail Report - Monday, December 31, 2007 

Riding the Hardest Trail in NH (3.3 miles in 6 hours) - December 29, 2007              (From the www.slednh.com bulletin board)

Christmas Came Early for Winter Fun Lovers - December 24, 2007 

Trail Report - December 21, 2007 

Early Snowstorms Revving Up Snowmobilers - December 14, 2007

Trail Report - December 14, 2007 

Few Riders Take Advantage of Early Opening - Trail Report - December 9, 2007 

Snowmobilers Hoping for a Good Season - December 6, 2007 

Letter From Trails Bureau Regarding Early Riding - December 4, 2007                      (PDF Format)   

WMRR Club Looking Into Early Trail Opening - December 4, 2007

Early December Storm Dumps 9-13 inches in Berlin/Stark - December 4, 2007          (With Pictures)   

Snowmobilers Rev Their Engines - December 4, 2007

January Sno-Traveler Now Online - December 3, 2007                       (High speed connection required)

Fish and Game Snowmobile Video - November 22, 2007                    (High speed connection required)

First Snow Sticks In North Country - November 17, 2007

New Website for White Mountain Ridge Runners - November 15, 2007

WMRR Trail Work Status Report - November 15, 2007                       (Pictures)

NH Lawmakers Ignore View Tax Petition - July 24, 2007

Is it a Snowmobile, a Dirt Bike or an ATV? - June 9, 2007

Deadbeat Parents Could Lose Snowmobile and ATV Registrations in Maine - May 25, 2007

Easter Seals Pictures are Now Online - Feb. 16, 2007

$79,005 Raised At Easter Seals Ride-In - February 7, 2007

Easter Seals Ride-in Features Fireworks and Torchlight Parade on Snow-Filled Main Street - January 25, 2007


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