Public Lands Trail Workday

Start: Saturday, September 23, 2023 9:00 AM

End: Saturday, September 23, 2023 1:00 PM

Date: September 23, 2023
Time: 9AM - 1PM
Location: 78 Catawba Ave, Old Fort, NC 28762

Community Partners: Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina, McDowell Tech Trekkers, G5 Trail Collective, Friends of Fonta Flora State Trail, and McDowell Trails Association

Event Details: Volunteers will meet at Hillman Beer Old Fort and we will carpool to the trailhead, approximately 5 minutes down the road. From there participants will be split into smaller groups to tackle a variety of tasks including: beautification of the parking area, trimming along the trail corridor, improving the tread, weed eating, brush cutting, removing fallen trees, and more!

How to Prepare: Tools, safety equipment, and training will be provided. Water and light snacks will be available. Please bring a daypack to carry water and tools, a change of clothes (if wanted), closed toed shoes preferably with ankle support, and long pants.

RSVP: Please sign up if you plan on coming so that we can have enough materials for all participants. You will also receive event reminders and updates if anything changes.

*Participants are invited to celebrate afterwards over lunch at Hillman Beer Old Fort! (BYOB)*