Top Of The World ATV Club
Northeast Kingdom of Vermont ATV Trail News and Information
Trails Are Now Open! Reminder: All TOW trails are close as of December 15th. In the mean time be respectful to hunters.
Hats - T-Shirts - Sweatshirts are Available
Hats sweatshirts and t-shirts are available for sale at $15.00 as well as small TOWATV decals.
For hats, colors will be camo, orange and pink camo. For sweatshirts, light gray, dark gray, blue, red and pink.
If anyone wants a specific item they can contact Chad directly or watch for a table to be set up at specific events.
Notice To Side by Side Owners
The State of Vermont will no longer register as ATV's vehicles that exceed 60 inches or larger in width. If you have a side by side that measures 60 inches, you can contact Danny Hale at VASA and discuss getting it registered with him. Go to the VASA website to get in contact with Danny.
New TOWATV Officers
We have a whole new staff of officers at TOWATV, Chad Sterling has been elected President, Wilson "Bob" Tucker to Vice President, the Secretary is Steve Bean, the Treasurer is Marjorie Audet and the Trail Supervisor is Michael Audet . We wish all of them success in their new positions! We hope all of you will come in and meet them at our next meeting on April 19th.
In addition, our sincere thanks go out to Lincoln and Donna Paquette, and Jennifer Eastman for the great years of service they have given to the Top of the World A.T.V. Club!
TRAIL HELP NEEDED!
The riding season is here, and we need plenty of help to get 'em and keep 'em in shape for this summer!
As an incentive to all you riders, we've come up with a bonus for all who pitch in and help this year. Here it is:
You volunteer 30 hours of time on the trail maintenance program this year, and we'll reimburse your 2015 membership fees! That's right. We'll give you your 55 bucks back for your TOWATV membership and your VASA membership too.
Please! We need your help! We have a large and great system of trails and we need you to help to keep them great!
Contact Chad Sterling or Bob Tuckerfor more info and to volunteer.
Send us Your News
If you find an article of interest, or have some club news to share, please send it along to Webmaster@towatv.com, and we'll post it here.
Dates to remember
Next Meeting: Saturday, January 10, 2015 at noon (Pot Luck) @ Chad Sterlings house, next to the dam at Miles Pond in Concord.
Saturday, January 17, 2015 will be the back up date . Following the meeting we'll have a potluck lunch. If you don't know how to get to Chads, here's a map. Get Map.
Some other dates:
The trail past Sid’s needs to close by October 16th.
Reminder: All TOW trails are close as of December 15th. In the mean time be respectful to hunters.
Everyone is asked to ride the trails close to your home and put back signs or screw them onto the poles. If new signs or poles are needed contact Chad or Mike. In addition, if you see a trail that needs work, contact Chad or Mike to get it on the schedule to be fixed.
May 3rd, is Green Up Day in VT. Call Donna for your grinder and meet at the Foundry or the Miles Pond Shelter at 8AM.
May 26th is Memorial Day, Meet at the Foundry at at 9:30 with your wheelers.
July 27th is the MT. Washington Ride.
Saturday August 2nd is Lunenburg Old Home Day, and the 9th is the Big Event sponsored by VASA above Marty's in Danville. Hope to see you there!
Reciprocity with New Hampshire Has Ended
New Hampshire and Vermont have ended their reciprocal deal for A.T.V. registration. The original deal was for for 2012 and 2013 only and has come to an end as of January 1st. of this year. For updates on riding in New Hampshire and New Hampshire rules and information visit www.ride.nh.gov or www.nhtrails.org . In Vermont visit www.vtvasa.org. We still have reciprocity with New York and Pennsylvania.
Top of the World ATV Club Annual Calendar.
We've just getting started on our annual calendar for the 2014 season. All our 2014 events will be listed right here so you can join us for ride-ins, help with trail work, and plan ahead for meetings and other events.
New Vermont Young Rider ATV Safety Course now available online from the Vermont State Police.
If you are 12 years of age or older but less than 18 years of age, you may operate an ATV only if you:
- Are on land owned by you, your parents, or your guardian or …
- Are under the direct supervision of an instructor while taking a state-approved safety education course or …
- Have been certified in a state-approved safety education course.
Read more about the Vermont Young Rider Safety Program program