CANCELLED: Corridor Monitoring Workshop

 Registration is closed for this event
This event is cancelled. After careful consideration, we are announcing that until further notice, all Trail Conference-sponsored “in-person” gatherings and meetings will be cancelled, postponed or converted into conference calls. If you have any questions please email [email protected] or leave a voicemail at 201-512-9348 x822 and we will call you back when we receive the message. Thank you for your understanding.

Do you enjoy getting off of the beaten path? Eager to wield a compass and protect the Appalachian Trail? Take this workshop to learn how to navigate through the woods and preserve the A.T.!


Corridor monitoring helps to protect the land that the Appalachian Trail passes through, including the boundary of the property it occupies. 

This course will help you to gain or improve upon the skills necessary to become a Trail Conference Corridor Monitor. Skills include: reading survey maps and navigating off trail using a compass and GPS, recognizing land encroachments and illegal use, preserving access to survey monuments, and reporting conditions.

This is a hands-on class; in order to practice these skills, we will be bushwhacking through the woods! Please come prepared with:

  • Long pants
  • Sturdy, closed-toe shoes
  • Plenty of water
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Bug repellent that is effective against ticks


Please register. Space is limited.

Instructors: Ron Rosen, Jim Haggett, and Fred Stern

April 4th, 2020 8:30 AM through  4:00 PM
Appalachian Trail - RPH Cabin
781 Hortontown Road
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
United States
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Additional workshop information
Level Beginner
Coordinator Sona Mason
Instructor Ronald Rosen
For more information, contact... Ron Rosen at [email protected]