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Build Trails With Keystone Trails Association

May 01, 2015 01:56PM ● By Erica Shames

There are three opportunities to join KTA in building and maintaining Pennsylvania’s treasured footpaths during the month of May.

Come for one—come for all! Stay for a day—or a full week, and work your way towards the coveted orange Trail Crew shirt. All ages and levels of experience are welcome; there is something for everyone to help with!

May 2: Code Orange 1-Day Trail Care, Whipple Dam State Park, with Friends of Whipple Dam State Park

Leader: Michael Dinsmore

midinsmore@pa.gov

814-667-1800

Meet: 8:30 AM at Park Office

Camping available Friday and Saturday at Greenwood Furnace State Park.

Friends Group will provide lunch. 

May 15-17: Trail Care, West Rim Trail

Leader: Ed Lawrence

cathyed@frontier.com

570-925-5285

Camp: Colton Point State Park

Group Tenting Area #1 

May 26-31: Trail Crew Week #1: North Country Trail

Trail Description: The North Country National Scenic Trail is the longest hiking path in the United States—4,600 miles long and stretching through 7 states. More than two-thirds of the 195-mile proposed route through Pennsylvania have been completed.

Leader: John Stehle

stehles@gmail.com

724-256-0674

Camp: Davis Hollow Cabin, Moraine State Park 

For the full Trail Care and Trail Crew schedule,  click here.

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