AT - Relocation at Bear Mtn. SW (30)

Crew Name: 
Long Distance Trails Crew
Project date: 
Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 9:00am - 3:30pm
Project/Trail Location: 
Appalachian Trail
Region - Subregion (supervisor): 
WH - AT Orange/Rockland - Rt. 17 to Bear Mt. Bridge
Project Description: 

THIS IS A THREE DAY OUTING.  Each day, the crew will be on the trail from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM. 

We will be working on an 0.2 mile relocation of the AT on the SW shoulder of Bear Mountain.  The work will involve using heavy hand tools and some rigging with a high line, cable and rope work.  We will be moving stone, and building steps and cribbing.  We will provide full instruction.  The work-site is within 0.1 miles from the road and within 0.2 miles of the parking area, providing easy access.

MANDATORY: Bring water, workgloves, and lunch.  Complete and mail a *completed Volunteer Service Agreement.* prior to the work day.

RECOMMENDED: Safety glasses are recommended, but not required.

RSVP to Crew Chief Chris Reyling at [email protected], 914-428-9878 home, or 914-953-4900 cell. Bad weather may cancel. 


Contact name: 
Chris Reyling
Contact email: 
[email protected]
Contact phone: 
(914) 428-9878
Travel directions: 

Hikers parking off Seven Lakes Drive, c. 0.1 mile West of Perkins Drive, on the 1777W Trail.