2009

Milestones: The new Coal Creek staging area is created at a cost of $16,000 with work in kind provided by Fiorentino Brothers. Corbin, to later amalgamate with the FSA in 2017, purchases a 1989 BR400 snowcat from George Neubauer and Terry Shepherd for $23,000. Andy Buchan voted to be club webmaster of the new Fernie Snowmobile Association website. New stairs added to Wranglers Cabin (Doug Dean).

Events: First annual Full Moon Ride to the Wranglers Cabin (Jan 10, 2010) organized by Derek Stephenson “Was a major success. Mild weather, good burgers, and a roaring bonfire made a great evening – and it was especially well attended by girlfriends and wives.” Jan 25th Richard Lee sponsored the first club ride to the cabin. March 7th Snow Drags beside Stanford Hotel a success – the overall winner was Dan Forsyth. Snowarama Event raised $45,000 for the 8 victims of the 2008 avalanche. Family Ride to the Ram Cabin Feb 15th  “Monty S made the highmark of the day (in the pickup division). We had a great ride up into the bowls, past the cabin – with a foot of fresh powder on top of a solid base”. 

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Corporate Partners: Ghostrider Motorsports, Best Western, Falkins Insurance, Park Place Lodge, Stanford Hotel, Smitty’s / Husky, Maxam Bulk Services.

Grooming: Coal Creek to Wrangler’s Cabin, increased to two nights a week.

Executive: Paul Kramer President