Trail U 652: Bear Mountain - Stone Crib Wall Construction

Workshop Number: 
652

 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 for those interested in getting involved in the Bear Mountain Trails Project, please email Ama with questions - [email protected]

Workshop Date: 
Sunday, June 16, 2013 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Duration: 
1 day
Location : 
Bear Mountain
Workshop Fee: 
Fee OR Free with recommendation
Workshop Status: 
Open
Maximum Attendees: 
15
Level: 
Intermediate
Pre-requisites: 
Interest in the Bear Mountain Trails Project
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Ama Koenigshof
Instructor: 
Ama Koenigshof & Tahawus Trails
Need more information? Please contact: 
[email protected] or 616-337-2481
Course Description: 

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