Catskills Outreach Volunteer | Woodstock Farm Festival

Volunteer opportunity teaser: 
Want to share your love and knowledge of trails in the Catskills while educating others about the Trail Conference? We are looking for a dedicated volunteer to join us in stewardship!

The Trail Conference is seeking a volunteer with a considerable knowledge of trails in the Catskills to educate the public about our organization, what we do for the trails, and how they can join us! The Catskills Outreach Volunteer will be responsible for maintaining a table at the Woodstock Farm Festival from now until mid-October, and is comfortable with sales and would encourage the use of our original maps. The ideal candidate has a passion for trails and wants to share that passion with others!

Don’t know everything about the Trail Conference? That’s okay! We will teach you everything you need to know to go forth and spread the trail love!


Time Commitment: 
Every Wednesday from 3:00 PM - 7:30 PM, through October
Program Area: 
Trail Work
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Trail Crew Volunteer | Breakneck Ridge

Volunteer opportunity teaser: 
Give back to Breakneck Ridge! Help restore and rehabilitate the Undercliff Trail in the beautiful Hudson Highlands with the Taconic Crew.

The Trail Conference is working hard to improve the most beloved trails throughout New York and New Jersey, but we need your help! We’re looking for adventure-seekers who aren’t afraid to get a little dirty, enjoy being outdoors, and want to give back. If you want to learn more about how sustainable trails are built, volunteer with our AmeriCorps Conservation Corps Crews! No experience? No problem! We’ll give you all the skills you need to help a safe trail for hikers to enjoy.  

The rewarding feeling of restoring a trail for future generations to enjoy and explore the outdoors

Job Description: 
Program Area: 
Trail Work
Posting Date: 

Trail Management Policy

Building and maintaining hiking trails is a core service that the Trail Conference provides. This Trail Management Policy specifies the fundamental principles and guidelines governing the management of the trails for which we are responsible. Further details about how this policy is implemented are contained in the practice and procedure documents referenced including the Trail Management Guide.

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Previous versions (formerly called Trails Policy): 1994, 1997, 2001, 2005, 2011

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Hiking Long Island e-Book

2014 - 4th edition - e-Book edition 2014

A comprehensive guide to trails on Long Island.


Product Details

2014 - 4th edition - e-Book edition 2014 in EPUB or MOBI format

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A comprehensive guide to trails on Long Island.

Whether a resident or visitor, become acquanted with the beauty of Long Island's woods, fields, pine barrens, and beaches.  This guide by Lee McAllister includes information on geology, flora, and fauna.  Each hike includes a schematic map, as well as information on public transportation (when available).

Published by the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference.  428 pages, e-Book.

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