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  1. Knad1an

    Knad1an ODSC-OFTR Member

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    In my experience the routes are usually posted in advance. Typically there are multiple routes to accommodate all types of riders (e.g adventure, dual sport, and agressive). There’ll be a pre-ride check-in and usually groups are formed. The Orangeville-Creemore ride is one I look forward to every year. The guys do fantastic job on the routes and the riding is exceptional. Just a great day. I can’t wait.
  2. ottoride

    ottoride ODSC-ADV Member

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    Hi new here. Heading out to Creemore from Bolton around 11'ish this Sunday. Going to do some trails and exploring if anyone is interested.
    Vid from this Thursday.

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  3. Knad1an

    Knad1an ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Anyone up for a ride this Friday (29th)? Thinking of taking the day off and perhaps doing one of the DS routes up to Creemore.
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    schnid21 ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Wish I had the day off to make it up and ride with you.

    I do have one question about the ride coming up in July. What sort of membership requirements are there? I just joined OFTR and added ODSC and SCORRA as my clubs. So I'm pretty sure I am covered.

    My buddy on the other hand has not joined yet. He may sign up before, but just in case I don't want to show up the day and not be able to ride some trails because he doesn't have a membership.
  5. Chef

    Chef ODSC Executive

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    Yes, you are covered. The oftr/odsc membership is the minimum you need to get on the trails. It’s good to support the club(s) whose trails you ride but it isn’t mandatory.

    K
  6. schnid21

    schnid21 ODSC-OFTR Member

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    So just to clarify. The Creemore ride does or does not pass through OFTR trails?

    I want to make sure we are covered the day of. We have only ever rode private property, or paid track type riding so up to this point we have never needed any permits. I purchased the memberships because I intend to ride Simcoe County a few times this summer. He on the other may only ride the Creemore ride so I want to make sure I don't tell him to buy the wrong stuff.

    I understand that for non ODSC members there would be a 10$ charge regardless. Just want to clarify that the OFTR is a requirement.

    Note we are hoping to run mainly the aggressive route if that makes any difference.

    Thanks

    Jason
  7. Knad1an

    Knad1an ODSC-OFTR Member

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    It depends on the route they plan but it’s a safe bet that the aggressive route, and perhaps even the DS route would consist of SCF single track where OFTR is required. You could always bypass those sections but where’s the fun in that?

    Rick
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    ottoride ODSC-ADV Member

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    Riding sunday to hit the trails in Creemore area. Going have eats there and go for a swim/wade in the river. Head out from the Bolton area around 9ish.
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    Vagabond ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Has anyone done the 7th line East of Mansfield recently? I haven't made it there all summer so I'm curious if it's still doable. Last year a property owner had part of the North exit blocked.
    Hoping to do some of the Creemore route tomorrow.
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    John Wyman ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Can't answer your question but may be looking for a ride tomorrow if you're looking for riding partners
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    Vagabond ODSC-OFTR Member

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    actually heading out now - Friday -
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    John Wyman ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Right - Enjoy

    jw
  13. Vagabond

    Vagabond ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Did some of the aggressive route and Dual sport route from the official 2018 Creemore ride.
    The washouts on 5th Line are barely passable - much more than last year. Stay well to the left on the uphills - very little trail left to get past the big holes.
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    ottoride ODSC-ADV Member

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    Was exploring along the 5th line east today. Anyone who wants to join on Sunday are welcome. Just pm me.

    5th line.jpg
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    neilcouture ODSC-OFTR Member

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    this is around Orangevill Creemore? Nice
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    Vagabond ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Where about's is this. I've done 5th Line East from 15th SR to Hwy 89 but don't recall seeing a hydro line .
    Is this the same 5th line?
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    ottoride ODSC-ADV Member

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    Yes it is. Some fun tech climbs there. I head up that way to Kilgorie to do some trails in there and then to Lawden tract and area depending on how tired I am.