Making Roxbury GREAT Again !!


 

MOST TRAILS ARE OPEN

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for updated trail status

 July 15, 2019

 Trail update

 We still have some trail work to do just waiting for excavator to be freed up, Coley trail and MCI trail Black Mountain Trail culverts. on East Branch Trail gate on Gary's Trail gate on Coley Trail Bunker Pond Trail when logging is done Mine notch trail when logging is done And our new trail that connects Roxbury to Rumford and Mexico. This is Great news for all 5 clubs Roxbury ATV,  Mexico ATV,  Rumford ATV  and River Valley Riders and Peru ATV.  Big loop Roxbury To Rumford to Peru to Dixfield to Mexico back to Roxbury.  Thank you to the landowners that made this trail possible,  Paul Cogley,  Linkletter and A&B Forestry. Horseshoe Valley to Black Bridge and we are working on a trail from Horseshoe Valley to Fry Crossover Road to lower end of Bunker Pond . Thank you Mike Trail Master.  Be on the look out for a Mystery ride to open this trail

 


 July 14, 2019

Thanks to all that came out and ride with us, it was perfect day! Thanks to everyone that helped us make this ride happen. Thanks to the Worthley’s for letting us use their yard for the event. Special thanks to Mike Ronan for winning the raffle ride($120) and donating the entire thing back to team Hailey Hugs.


 

 July 13, 2019

Did you hear the big new Roxbury Has, if not guess you have to wait!!!

 

 JUNE 27' 2019

 Need help!!! The area atv clubs are looking to join forces and time to find and trail to connect Mexico or Rumford Trails to Roxbury Trail Systems.  A logging company shut us of in Byron and a landowner on ITS 82 shut us down in Rumford looking for ideas around anyone..... please help'  Mike


 

  JUNE 25, 2019

 What does Roxbury ATV have for scenic view's... Let me name a few,  Black Mountain Tower and Wind Tower lookouts,  Devils Den,  Coos Canyon,  Old Andover Earth Station and Old homes in Andover.  Places to eat  include Baker's Country Store,  Knotty Moose, Coos Canyon Rock,  Little Red Hen Diner & Bakery and Gift.  Places to  camp include,  Lone Mountain Campground,  Silver Lake Campground,  Coos Canyon Campground and The Bateman Camps.  There are three Park N Rides,  two on RT 120 in both Roxbury and Andover and one on RT 17 just North of Coos Canyon.  Oh don't forget the Great Lakes,  enter at YOUR OWN RISK.  All our trail are awesome

 

JUNE 20, 2019

Reminder atv club Grants July 1 Submit grant application

 

JUNE 18, 2019

Trail update Wind Tower trail is open for ATVING.This is the trail from Rt 120 to the Mine Notch Road (CAUTION) Water bars and They are hauling gravel in and hauling logs out of Mine notch road Please stay right and 10MPH This is just for wind towers do not go past the NO ATV Signs Thank you Mike

 

JUNE 17, 2019

This is Turk Trail currently after a work party!

These trails do not fix them selves, we need volunteers to support the club and

help rebuild and maintain these trails, so all can enjoy ATV riding !!

 Please, Help to MAKE ROXBURY ATV TRAILS GREAT AGAIN

 

JUNE 17, 2018

This isTurk Trail at the beginning of the ATV season

 

JUNE 17, 2018

I'm looking for someone or more than 1 to train with me to take over my duties as Trail Master next year

 

June 12, 2019

List of trails we will be working on this summer:

1   Coley's Trail

2   Black Mt Tower Road

3   new trail power line washout

3   Knotty Moose Trail

4   MCI Trail washout

5   Devils Den Trail, big tire ruts

6   new gate for Gary's Trail and South of Roxbury Park n Ride so people can still use park n ride in late Oct

7   Bunker Pond and Mine Notch Trails late summer

8   Trails that are done Turk Mt Trail and East Branch Trail to Bemis,  except for seeding and haying.

9    And We Received our Municipal Grant approval 22,690.00. This should help in Making Roxbury ATV Great Again            Trail Master Mike

 

 June 10, 2019

More Info on trail There Is a new Active Logging crew on the Lonas Farm Road between Devil's Den Trail and Southarm Road.  Please let the crane operator wave you though thank you,  Mike


Trail update

Even with all the traffic on our Coos Canyon to Bemis Trail our excavator operator got the job done. Now if people could just stay off it till Friday we can open!!!  We still need to hay some ditches,  so if you want to help and your on the trails after Friday I will have hay bales out to be spread thank you,  Mike


More great news from some asshole wheelers not sure how many, but they went though the gates with 4 No ATV SIGNS and 2 MUD CLOSURE SIGNS. They went around equipment and tore up rhe road they just graded. Land owners are not happy,  guess the status of Mine Notch Trail now...... trail is postedas  CLOSED on both our web-site and face book.  Thank you to who ever  did this, we might have lost this trail forever

 


 June 07. 2019

Here is a list on things you should know about Roxbury atv trails

1.  Coos to Bemis CLOSED till further notice we are working on getting this fixed, its just to wet for us to get any trail hardener in there

2.  Bunker Pond Trail only OPEN on weekends do to logging and hauling wood

3.  Mine Notch Trail is CLOSED till late August

4.  Wind Tower Road is OPEN to ATV.s, but there hauling wood out on this road log trucks have right of way!!

5.  We do have a new short trail that goes to Horse Shoe Valley, off of the laydown yard. It also makes a loop          if your going to Black Mt. Tower Road. This trail is wet please tread lightly

6,  We have Great Lake Trail is back and OPEN,and its full.

7.  Reminder there is NO trail from Byron to Mexico anymore!!!

     Please carry in carry out and NO camp fires on trails.

     Have a great year be safe and have fun

Thank you

Trail Master Mike 

 


MAY 28, 2019

We are holding a work party June 1st to finish signing, clearing brush/blowdowns, and trying to get some water off the trails. Your help is needed if we are to open the trails June 08.  Meet at Mike's house @8am

June 03, 2019 

Because we have a Mock ATV Rescue with life flight training on Saturday June 8th, I will be opening the gates and taking mud closer signs down Friday June 7th. The trail from Byron, the Bemis Road will remain closed due to wet and rutted land hoping to get this fixed soon.  Bunker Pond Trail is only open on weekends do to logging, they will have trees across trail for your safety do not go there!!!  Mine Notch Trail is closed till late August due to logging. Wind Tower Road is open on weekends because they are hauling wood out during the week.  All other trails are still wet in spots,  please Respect Our Land Owners!!  Roxbury Park n Ride is very wet in some places,  I will be placing safety cones in the area. Have a Great year, be safe and be respectful to landowners !! Carry in Carry out all trash and please use trash cans for returnables. Thank You, Trail Master Mike

 


MAY 27, 2019

With the uncertain trail conditions And more rain this week we decided to cancel The Roxbury ATV Poker Run. We will draw the 50/50 tickets and Mt. Washington ride on June 1st at the Knotty Moose @ 5pm.

 

MAY 17, 2019

 Official notice from the Roxbury atv riders, trails WILL NOT be open for Memorial Day weekend. AFM and a few other large landowners have advised us that we cannot use their land until the trails dry out more. Violators will be prosecuted as the Warden Service has been duly advised. Also, if we do not comply and respect the landowner wishes, we could be in jeopardy of loosing the use of their land as a trail system." We will pass on anything new.

 

MAY 07, 2019

Attention Area ATV'S Do you join a local club? If so do you help on trails. Work at events go too meeting. Run for office. Go on club rides? If you do join but don't help out you should. And if you don't join a club shame on you!!! What would you do if in October the club has its last meeting for the year than decides they had enough no one is there in May to open the trails once we lose trails its hard to get them back There is over 300 reg. ATV in Rumford with only 35 or so members same in Dixfield Mexico Roxbury Byron Andover Please save our Trails and Save your area clubs Join and help out Come to a meeting see what we are all about the trails just don't appear Clubs and Landowners Working together I'm Writing this for our area but its a problem State wide Thank you please share with your friends

 

MAY 04, 2019

Thanks for the help today 20 people Route 120 and Route 17 done at 12 noon, we picked up two pickup truck loads!!  Thank you all, there are 5 people missing form thepicture.

 

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Roxbury ATV Riders Club Trail Maps


 Helping to make,

 Roxbury ATV Riders Club

 "GREAT AGAIN"

  


 

 04/02/2019

Check this out area clubs and members from Central Maine powersports, if you have a club owned ATV or side x side you get shop rate of $58.00 a hr. And if you volunteer 40hrs or more on trails you get a complete atv/utv service free as a THANK YOU From Central Maine powersports

 

03/02/2019

Free ATV Weekend is August 16-18, 2019. During this weekend a nonresident may operate in Maine on an ATV that is not registered in Maine if the nonresident's ATV has a valid registration from another state or Canadian province.

 

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10/23/18

Beginning today the trail between Byron and the Bemis road/trail is closed due to Damage (rotting)Mud until further notice We are sorry to do this but its better to close and fix than close for good Mike

 

10/21/18

Friday and Saturday trail work. All blowdowns have been cleaned up. Gary’s trail has been fixed and a new gate added. Another happy landowner!!

Roxbury ATV Riders Club - Gary's Trail Photo's

 

 10/20/2018

Bemis Mtn Trail is closed until further notice due to logging operations. The operations staging area is in the Park and Ride lot. You can park in the sand pit just beyond the lot. Please stay out of the way after all they own the land upon which we ride. Be Safe!


 

This map was made up to show ATV trails that are closed due to logging or upset land owners. Please stay off these trails, in hope of getting them back next year.

So many changes in one year, PLEASE respect the land owners who let you ride !!





 

Trail from Coos Canyon to Mexico is CLOSED !! Please stay out, or we may never get it back..