Bear Mountain: Stone Crib Wall Construction: Trail U 734

Workshop Number: 
734

 

Learn when and how to construct stone crib walls to support a tread way or retain a hillside. In this workshop for experienced crew members, attention will be paid to key design requirements such as achieving solid points of contact, batter, and eliminating running joints. Basic rock moving using picks and bars, and stone shaping with the use of hammers and chisels, will be incorporated into the course. 

This course is geared toward those who want to get involved with the Bear Mountain Trails Project.

Crib wall

Workshop Date: 
Saturday, September 21, 2013 - 9:00am - 4:30pm
Duration: 
1 day
Location : 
Bear Mountain
Workshop Fee: 
Free
Workshop Status: 
Open
Maximum Attendees: 
20
Cut Off Date and Time: 
Thu, 09/19/2013 - 22:00
Level: 
Advanced
Pre-requisites: 
Interest in the Bear Mountain Trails Project
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Ama Koenigshof
Instructor: 
Ama Koenigshof and Tahawus Trails
Need more information? Please contact: 
Ama - [email protected] - 616-337-2481
Course Description: 

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