Category: News

Nov 04

Swail Trail Improvements

Here are some pictures of work completed to improve on the E trail between Carroll Road and Hwy. 43 North west of Smiths Falls. This was a collaborative effort between the BEAST and Rideau Ridge Riders. This work could not of happened without the dry summer we had and the continued co-operation of our understanding …

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Oct 29

BEAST Sponsorship 2016/2017

For 2016/2017 we will not be publishing a map as a hard copy, but one will be available on-line, and the OFSC map will follow our updates. Therefore we are not selling BEAST Map Ads, but you still have the option to purchase a POI listing for the OFSC Interactive Trail Guide, only $75 like …

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Oct 28

BEAST Corporate Ride – Add-On

In addition to the Corporate Ride …. Some of us have decided to extend the regular “Corporate Ride” on Feb. 17th to 19th to include 2 additional days. We will be leaving Carleton Place Thursday morning and returning Monday afternoon. Proposed itinerary. -Thursday Feb. 16th, leave Carleton Place at 8:00 a.m. Meeting place to be …

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Oct 21

BEAST Corporate / Club Ride — 17-19 Feb 2017

It’s that time once again Ladies and Gents! This year, we have decided to go to Mattawa where we are pretty much positive there will be snow. Fingers crossed! The Valois is happy to welcome us the weekend of the 17th, February, 2017 with some very reasonable room rates. Contact number is 1-705-744-5583.  The Valois …

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Sep 21


The 49th Annual General Meeting of the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) took place this past weekend in Mississauga and members found out that there may be some light at the end of the tunnel concerning trail closures due to Bill 100.  Over the summer, Bill 100 was entered into the books as the …

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Sep 06

Driver Training Courses

We will be offering two courses this season: 19 November 2016, Beckwith Recreation Complex, 1319 – 9th Line Beckwith, 8:30am – 4:30pm. Registration is 7pm to 8pm, 15 Nov 2016, at the Lackey’s house (1405 7th Line, Beckwith). ** PLEASE TAKE NOTE: There will be NO registration on the day of the course as there is only one instructor. Space …

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Aug 25


  Our sport, the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC), OFSC District One, and BEAST are all under serious financial pressure to maintain trail operations while trying to life cycle the aging provincial groomer fleet. To address these issues, and others, the OFSC has developed More on the Snow (MOTS) – a 5 year strategic …

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Jun 28


Another great Beast Core Volunteers BBQ courtesy of Mike and Denise at their beautiful White Lake cottage! Thank You so much guys for your warm hospitality once again!!

Jun 12

BEAST 2016 AGM and BBQ // 4 Aug 16

May 13

BEAST Landowner Appreciation Dinner 2016

BEAST Annual Landowner Appreciation Dinner was enjoyed by all last Saturday May 7th at the Canadian Golf and Country Club. An excellent Roast Beef Dinner was put on by the Canadian, and after dinner lots of door prizes were handed out to our landowners. Thanks landowners! Thanks to Deb Lackey for organizing this event and …

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