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Adopt-A-Trail

Sat, 26 Apr, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Volunteer with Adopt-a-Trail on a trail maintenance sweep on Plateau Trail. Crew meets at the Oak Hill Trailhead parking lot, 3901 Oak Hill Road, Peninsula 44264. Call Dave Burgan at (330) 688-2568.

Things to know before you come: Meet at the start time. at the meeting location. Wear comfortable work clothes, long sleeves, and long pants. Sturdy work boots required (not open-toed). Bring a small pack with a filled water bottle, lunch, work gloves, and hat. Wear sunscreen and insect repellant. Volunteers are encouraged to call the crew leader to sign up, but it is not required. Ages 10 and up with a parent/guardian; ages 16 and up can volunteer without a parent/guardian and with a parent-guardian-signed Trail Worker Volunteer Agreement.

ABOUT Adopt-a-Trail: Help the National Park Service maintain safe and well-groomed trails by joining a group that takes responsibility for one trail. Help "sweep" the trail by picking up litter, trimming branches, clearing culverts, and reporting trail conditions. During a trail sweep, the Adopt-a-Trail crew hikes the full length of the trail. On-site instruction and safety analysis is provided.

Location: Plateau Trail
Calendar: Volunteer Opportunities
Category: Volunteer
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