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Trail Work Party & New Website

Our volunteers have been working hard behind the scenes to create HRATs a brand new website.  Soon you will see fresh new content, trail updates and HRATs related news at this location. Until then here’s a little update on our latest events: … Continue reading

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3/30/15 Whoopdee Trail update – please read and spread the word

If you have ridden the whoopdee lately you have seen the logging going on at the top of Old Dalles road on the original start of the whoopdee. SDS hopes to have that portion finished by the end of April. … Continue reading

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Puke Hill and Whopdee Update from SDS Lumber

Hello everyone. We have an update from our generous friends at SDS Lumber. Why do we call them generous? Because they let us build on their land, they let us ride on their land, and they are incredibly supportive of … Continue reading

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A Sad Day in the Hood. Rest in Peace, President Matt Klee.

We here in Hood River are so sad. The president of HRATS, our beloved Matt Klee, passed away in a mountain biking crash at Whistler on 5/30/2014. A memorial service will be held at the Gorge Room at the Hood … Continue reading

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Whoopdee Party Breaks Through

Steve’s been pushing to get the new Whoopdee climb done so he can spend the summer riding and sailing like a normal Hood Riverite.  Today’s work party got him one big step closer.  A great Sunday morning turnout and ideal … Continue reading

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Whoopdee Trail Work Party – rerouting the climb out… (no, it’s not done yet)

This dry weather we’ve been having is driving the ski bums crazy, but the dirt-worshiping mountain bikers are going crazy with dirt lust. So are the trail builders. Whoopdee steward Steve Dunn grabbed 12 of our trail fairies for a … Continue reading

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SDS Land / Hospital Hill Closure

***HOSPITAL HILL CLOSURE***** Due to an active Timber Harvest, All SDS Lands in the Jewett Creek and Hospital Hill area are closed as of 1/29/2013. There will be tree felling and cable yarding operation hardware that may occur far outside … Continue reading

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