Big things are happening in the Grandfather District of Pisgah National Forest! The dirt is really flying around, and we want to provide some updates on the Mortimer Trails Project.
Sustainable Trails Workshop at Lake James Nov. 8
Join the Alliance and the N.C. Trails Program for a Sustainable Trails Workshop at Lake James State Park! This event is free of charge. Pre-registration is required (see below), and attendance is limited.
Date, Times and Location
Saturday, November 8. 10am – 3pm
10-11:30 – Inside Session at Catawba River Area
1-3 – Outside at the mountain bike trails at Paddy’s Creek.
This workshop will be led by Tim Johnson, The Western Region Trails Specialist of the N.C. Trails Program. The focus of the event will be sustainable trail basics, and particularly trail maintenance. The morning session will be a classroom setup and the afternoon will be out on the trails. Workshop is open to the public and free of charge.
Google Map to Catawba River area (morning session)
Paddy’s Creek mountain bike trailhead (afternoon)
Photos from the volunteer and contracted machine work on Yancey Ridge Trail (TR 259), starting in late 2020 and continuing through the first half of 2021!
The public should use caution in the area and avoid active work zones.