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Trip Information
Name: Love Your Trails
Starts: Tue Feb 20, 2018
Meetup: 7:00 PM - ANZA Club Loft (3rd floor)
Return: Tue Feb 20, 2018

Registration opens: Thu Dec 14, 2017
Event category: Instructional Program
Difficulty grade: A0  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 14

Organizer: Chris Ludwig
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What are you hoping to learn from this workshop?

Do you have any specific questions or concerns you wish addressed regarding Trail Maintenance?

Are you looking to get involved in the BCMC's Trail Projects?

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Participant Information

This is a new workshop (2 hr) offering for those wishing to learn about Trail Construction and Maintenance techniques.  Learn about the tools, terminology and tricks of the trade for planning and building a successful trail in the ever fickle Coast Mountains. 

We will discuss volunteer management in the field, safety guidelines and equipment tips.  We will also discuss the regulations and legal requirements pertaining to trail maintenance and trail construction.

This workshop will be taught by veteran Trail Crew Chief - Chris Ludwig

Recommended Reading:  

1) BC Ministry of Forests Chapter 10:  Recreation Trail Management - Click Here

2) Appalachian Mountain Club - AMC's Complete Guide to Trail Building and Maintenance - Click Here

Trip Photos
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