MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby Negotiator50 » October 6th, 2019, 4:21 pm

Tree down about 1.5 miles from the 12.5 mile entrance. Otherwise, good conditions this morning.

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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby Loren » October 6th, 2019, 10:33 pm

Thanks - will look for it in the am
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby vas » November 16th, 2019, 8:40 am

Any updates?
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby steveracer » February 11th, 2020, 10:56 pm

Trail was awesome Tuesday night. Ride while frozen under 32. No discrimination against skinnies at the farm. I rode my 29er no issues. Packed and about a foot wide. ImageCold weather will be even better.


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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby largemelon » February 16th, 2020, 10:58 am

Large tree down a couple hundred yards past marker 5. Trail coordinators have been notified.
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby jreyst » March 31st, 2020, 4:49 pm

The tree that was down just after the 12 1/2 mile parking are at Tree Farm is now 100% cleared. The parts I walked were 100% fine but the spots I worked on will likely be soft for a bit. There were a lot of riders out.
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby WallEyed » April 8th, 2020, 10:51 am

I know it is super nice out today, but please avoid Lakeshore Park / Tree Farm. We got hammered with rain, and riding today (4/8) will rut things up and undo many of the repairs we've been working on. Thanks!
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby jreyst » April 8th, 2020, 11:25 am

Good luck with that lol (Dave any news on the stuff we talked about the other day?)
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby 2Old2BFast » May 6th, 2020, 8:40 pm

Kudos on the trail work to make Tree Farm less muddy.

Just my two cents, but if you are going to cover up the tree roots, I would prioritize the ones in sharp corners which definitely add to the pucker factor when they are wet. The two that come to mind are the 90 degree right hand turn coming out of the big crater and a less sharp 90 degree right hand turn at the top of the hill before the little craters.
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Re: MCMBA: Lakeshore Park (Novi)

Postby 2Old2BFast » May 24th, 2020, 8:00 am

I was really hoping it had dried out enough to ride today, but it hasn't. The people who are riding it are putting ruts in many of the corners.
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