Redfield Snowmobile Trails Will Be OpenPosted: Updated:
A decision has been made to open 20 miles of popular snowmobile trails to sledders this winter.
WoodWise Land Company opening the trails in the Oswego County town of Redfield.
The trails are a key entry point for snowmobilers to the Tug Hill region in Jefferson and Lewis counties.
North country Senator Patty Ritchie (R. - 46th District) applauded the decision.
“This decision from WoodWise Forestry, LLC to not only continue its partnership with the entire Redfield community, but also its commitment to the health of its forestlands for generations to come, will benefit everyone from the snowmobilers and camp and hotel owners to our restaurants, grocery stores and numerous other local businesses," said Ritchie in a prepared statement.
Salmon River Timberlands, LCC owns 28 percent of the land area in the Town of Redfield and, as stewards of the land, it felt an obligation to keep the needs of the community in mind.