Trail U 558 - Intro to Trail Maintenance

Workshop Number: 
558

This one-day training session covers the skills necessary to maintain a hiking trail so it is easily passable and harmonious with its surroundings. Students learn assessment of trail conditions, clearing, blazing, proper use of tools, and how to report any trail problems.

No previous experience is necessary and beginners are welcome. Students will spend the morning in a classroom environment and then head out into woods for hands-on instruction. Wear boots, and bring work gloves, water, and a bag lunch.

Workshop Date: 
Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 9:00am - 4:30pm
Duration: 
1 day
Venue: 
Port Jervis Public Library
Location : 
Port Jervis, NY
Workshop Fee: 
Free
Workshop Status: 
Closed
Maximum Attendees: 
25
Level: 
Introductory
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Larry Wheelock
Instructor: 
Jakob Franke and Andy Garrison
Need more information? Please contact: 
Larry Wheelock, [email protected] or 201-512-9348 x16
Course Description: 

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