Trails Committee Chair and FMI: Jeff Pengel

Trail Work Schedules

Please refer to the Outings Committee Event Calendar for the latest work trip postings.

Blowdowns

While hiking in spring you come across a spruce tree that has fallen across the trail. What is your reaction?

  • A. Blowdowns are a part of the hiking experience. I go around them.
  • B. Grumble that someone should do their job.
  • C. I contact the person responsible for the trail.
  • D. I remove the blowdown.

Find out the answer!

Trail Maintenance - Downeast Island

Date: Saturday, August 18

This event is co sponsored by the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. We will shuttle volunteers to Babson Island and Bear Island in the Eggemogon Reach via 19 foot skiff. Work will consist of expanding and clearing the hiking corridors on these two well protected, easily accessed, heavily used and wild feeling islands.

ConservationActivity Categories: Conservation
Location: Brooklin, ME
Region: Maine, Downeast and Acadia
Leader: Jeff Pengel
Registration is required for this activity.