Have you wanted to join a Trail Care, Trail Crew, or Code Orange but felt unprepared? Are you interested in finding a way to give back to the trails?
Are you curious about why trails are built and maintained differently, in different places? Learn the skills, the lingo, the why and how of trail care, and the safety precautions you need to know to be a Trail Maintainer!
April 22 at Whipple Dam State Park.
rail Workshop Schedule:
9 am—12 pm: “Trail Care 101—The Open Classroom” taught by Ed Lawrence, KTA Trail Care Chair
- What are the projects, duties, and tools you’ll encounter at Trail Care, and how to handle them
- Do’s and Don’ts: Trail Care Leaders don’t all agree, but they can all be right
- What projects are planned for the 2017 Trail Care and Crew Schedule with KTA
- Judgment-Free Q&A
12:30 pm—3 pm: Hike around the lake for hands-on training and discussion of lessons learned.
- Apply what you learned in the morning as you see trails with new eyes, and get answers to all the new questions that arise.
Sign Up by April 14. go to http://www.kta-hike.org/trail-care-101-workshop.html