Trail U 679: Advanced Trail Maintenance

Workshop Number: 
679

This one-day crew work and training session provides the skills necessary to carry out intermediate maintenance with a crew on  a hiking trail so it is easily passable and harmonious with its surroundings.  Participants will learn and carry out a variety of tasks as the trails demands including assessment of trail conditions, clearing, blazing, water and erosion control and proper use of tools. Be prepared to spend the day on the trail.  Wear your hiking boots; pack plenty of water; bring work gloves and normal maintenance tools; and bring a bag lunch.  Other tools and supplies will be provided.

Participants should be familiar with maintenance 101 concepts.

Please register to attend.

 


Workshop Date: 
Saturday, May 25, 2013 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Duration: 
1 day
Venue: 
Hudson Highlands State Park
Location : 
Dutchess County, NY
Workshop Fee: 
Free
Workshop Status: 
Postponed
Maximum Attendees: 
15
Level: 
Intermediate
Membership Required?: 
Yes
Coordinator: 
Hank Osborn
Instructor: 
Geof Connor
Need more information? Please contact: 
Hank Osborn - [email protected]
Course Description: 

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