It is currently Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:31 pm

All times are UTC - 8 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 159 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:47 am 
Offline
Moderately Obsessed
Moderately Obsessed

Joined: Tue Nov 01, 2011 11:07 pm
Posts: 967
Location: 5 Min from a tiny park with no trails.
Given: 24 thanks
Received: 1126 thanks
Bike(s): TallBoy LT, Woodie, MB-2
Favorite Trails: Calavera, 5 min from house
Dirtrider wrote:
It's too bad that the two groups couldn't work together for the same common cause. MTB'ers seem to be their own worst enemies most of the time. Maybe it's the passion the sport brings to the soul.

Oh well, I'm riding tonight on a friendly ride with people with the same goal, enjoying the ride
:cheers:


Agreed, but for now, I do believe we stand a better chance with SDMBA no longer involved. There was to much history of failure, aggravation of opposing parties, etc.

All the researching I have done has said we MUST get buy in from the conservation groups for this to really happen. When anything goes to the CFG Commission it goes for public comment. If there is opposition it won't pass. The first goal is to get buy in from the conservation groups to the point that the just don't oppose, they don't need to support, but not opposing is a win.

If we were to go now we have low confidence it would pass due to history of conflict between SDMBA and the conservation groups. Now that they are officially no longer involved we can begin to discuss with more of those groups.


Top
 Profile  
 
The following 4 users would like to thank 325racer for his or her post:
6061ALMN, Canaan, Inconceivable, Red Hot Sloth
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Tue Oct 15, 2019 2:42 pm 
Offline
Active Participant
Active Participant
User avatar

Joined: Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:54 pm
Posts: 148
Given: 60 thanks
Received: 186 thanks
Bike(s): Intense Spider 275
Favorite Trails: Skid Marks - Mammoth
325racer wrote:
For better or worse, I believe Better, SDMBA will no longer be involved in the fight for Calavera. The reason I say better is that many of the opposition parties told us (Calavera Cyclists/Trails Coalition) that if SDMBA and specifically Ben were involved there would never be a compromise on this property.

Mr. Kogan:

The San Diego Mountain Biking Association (SDMBA) has been searching for a local group of riders to take lead or be actively engaged with Carlsbad Highlands Ecological Reserve (CHER) for a long time. Several months ago, the Calavera Cyclists Coalition/Calavera Trails Coalition stepped forward requesting to get involved. SDMBA and the community were thrilled.

Since then, there has been tension regarding who was taking charge. In an effort of unity and your stated desire to fully control and assume all authority over CHER advocacy issues, the SDMBA Board will direct all control over to the Calavera Cyclists Coalition/Calavera Trails Coalition.

If we receive any communications or questions regarding progress on CHER we will direct them to your email address.

Regarding your comments on developers, SDMBA will release a public statement shortly.

We wish you the very best.

Kevin W. Loomis <><
President
San Diego Mountain Biking Association
619/501-4567
http://www.sdmba.com
http://www.linkedin.com/in/kevinwloomis
Twitter



Lets get it done!


Top
 Profile  
 
The following user would like to thank klurejr for his or her post:
OldDogDan
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:05 pm 
Offline
Moderately Obsessed
Moderately Obsessed

Joined: Tue Nov 01, 2011 11:07 pm
Posts: 967
Location: 5 Min from a tiny park with no trails.
Given: 24 thanks
Received: 1126 thanks
Bike(s): TallBoy LT, Woodie, MB-2
Favorite Trails: Calavera, 5 min from house
Lot's of baby steps happening. For reference CDFW responds to emails once a week, so something I sent last Tuesday just got a response today. Uggg.


Top
 Profile  
 
The following user would like to thank 325racer for his or her post:
OldDogDan
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Tue Oct 15, 2019 10:05 pm 
Offline
Moderately Obsessed
Moderately Obsessed

Joined: Tue Nov 01, 2011 11:07 pm
Posts: 967
Location: 5 Min from a tiny park with no trails.
Given: 24 thanks
Received: 1126 thanks
Bike(s): TallBoy LT, Woodie, MB-2
Favorite Trails: Calavera, 5 min from house
Advocacy in action!!!!



Top
 Profile  
 
The following 3 users would like to thank 325racer for his or her post:
ajdonner, avidtest, Red Hot Sloth
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 11:13 am 
Offline
Moderately Obsessed
Moderately Obsessed

Joined: Tue Nov 01, 2011 11:07 pm
Posts: 967
Location: 5 Min from a tiny park with no trails.
Given: 24 thanks
Received: 1126 thanks
Bike(s): TallBoy LT, Woodie, MB-2
Favorite Trails: Calavera, 5 min from house
FYI, we got reports of a possible homeless encampment someplace near the bottom of the hill, near the creek below the gas main.

We have reported this to CDFW and Carlsbad Homeless Outreach.

If you have any further info, let us know or if you see enforcement it is hopefully looking for them.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:42 pm 
Offline
Urban Yeti
Urban Yeti
User avatar

Joined: Fri Dec 05, 2008 3:32 pm
Posts: 3178
Given: 6602 thanks
Received: 8999 thanks
Bike(s): Bronson
Favorite Trails: North County
325racer wrote:
FYI, we got reports of a possible homeless encampment someplace near the bottom of the hill, near the creek below the gas main.

We have reported this to CDFW and Carlsbad Homeless Outreach.

If you have any further info, let us know or if you see enforcement it is hopefully looking for them.


Someone should use the land!




:cheers:

_________________
I never would have thought that Harley would end up being my inspiration. :lol: (well..maybe a little).

avidtest


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 3:17 pm 
Offline
Obsessed
Obsessed
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jul 29, 2010 10:42 pm
Posts: 3239
Location: Laguna
Given: 7499 thanks
Received: 6153 thanks
Bike(s): Pivot, Specialized, Giant
Favorite Trails: Anywhere but LPQ
Big Clyde wrote:
325racer wrote:
FYI, we got reports of a possible homeless encampment someplace near the bottom of the hill, near the creek below the gas main.

We have reported this to CDFW and Carlsbad Homeless Outreach.

If you have any further info, let us know or if you see enforcement it is hopefully looking for them.


Someone should use the land!




:cheers:


HEY! We did :ninja: :cheers: :mrgreen:

I suggest we form a group of riders to patrol the area and watch out for illegal activity.
Call the group something like Dirttreaders.

_________________
You never know what tomorrow will bring so go riding today or walk your pooch
Fear the Yeti

Mike


Top
 Profile  
 
The following 5 users would like to thank Dirtrider for his or her post:
avidtest, Big Clyde, Inconceivable, Kimba, OldDogDan
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:59 am 
Offline
Active Participant
Active Participant
User avatar

Joined: Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:54 pm
Posts: 148
Given: 60 thanks
Received: 186 thanks
Bike(s): Intense Spider 275
Favorite Trails: Skid Marks - Mammoth
Dirtrider wrote:

HEY! We did :ninja: :cheers: :mrgreen:

I suggest we form a group of riders to patrol the area and watch out for illegal activity.
Call the group something like Dirttreaders.


I do this every Tuesday!


Top
 Profile  
 
The following user would like to thank klurejr for his or her post:
Dirtrider
 Post subject: Re: Calaveras Trails
PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:44 pm 
Offline
Obsessed
Obsessed
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jul 29, 2010 10:42 pm
Posts: 3239
Location: Laguna
Given: 7499 thanks
Received: 6153 thanks
Bike(s): Pivot, Specialized, Giant
Favorite Trails: Anywhere but LPQ
It's called CV safety patrol. Thank you for your service to the community

_________________
You never know what tomorrow will bring so go riding today or walk your pooch
Fear the Yeti

Mike


Top
 Profile  
 
The following user would like to thank Dirtrider for his or her post:
Big Clyde
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 159 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

All times are UTC - 8 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group