Stone Stair Construction: Trail U 1115

Workshop Number: 
1115

stone stairs

 

 Join the Taconic Trail Crew in learning about Stone Stair Construction in Hudson Highlands State Park!

Students will learn when and how to install stone steps so that they not only reduce erosion but encourage the most use from hikers. Basic rock moving skills using picks, bars and winches will be incorporated into the course with a basic overview of each skill set.

This is a hands-on, get your hands dirty, learn by doing course.  

Learn more about the Taconic Trail Crew and the Trail Conference Conservation Corps HERE

Workshop Date: 
Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Duration: 
1 day
Location : 
Hudson Highlands State Park
Workshop Fee: 
Free
Workshop Status: 
Open
Maximum Attendees: 
20
Cut Off Date and Time: 
Thu, 07/07/2016 - 14:00
Level: 
Intermediate
Pre-requisites: 
Interest in trail construction and joining the Taconic Trail Crew
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Ama Koenigshof
Instructor: 
Erik Mickelson and the Taconic Trail Crew
Need more information? Please contact: 
Ama - [email protected] - 616-337-2481

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