Learn how to maintain the trails in your community! SCA instructors will lead you through a 4-day training to give you the skills you need to not only build and maintain trails, but also manage the volunteers who will help you.
- Introduction to tools, safety procedures, and trail design
- Volunteer Management
- New trail construction, trail maintenance, and structure construction
- stone steps
- switchbacks, and more
Where: The John and Rosemarie Calhoun Family Forest, White Brook Road, Gilsum, NH
When: Tuesday October 8 through Friday October 11; 8:30-4:30
Who: Open to the public, with special focus on Conservation Commissions and local trail organizations. Registration capped at 20!
Cost: Non-refundable registration fee of $100 applies
Provided: Food will be provided.
To Reserve your place: Contact Emily Hague, Monadnock Conservancy, at 603-357-0600 or [email protected]
For Questions about course content: Contact Lew Shelley, SCA Training and Education Specialist, at 603-504-3264 or [email protected]
This training is hosted by the Student Conservation Association and the Monadnock Conservancy, and is made possible through funding from the Quabbin-to-Cardigan Partnership (Q2C).