Monday, October 31, 2016

Anatomy of A Trail Fix - Jesusita

How narrow sections of trail are repaired to prevent accidents and further narrowing



The section in question, trail is barely 1 ft wide 

Step 1 - clean up the broken down section, create shelf for large rock to sit, 
find 200# rock to sit on shelf

Step 2 - Place rock

Step 3 - Bury rock and clean out slough on trail

Step 4- Use trail

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

National Public Lands Day 2016 on Jesusita Trail A Success!

NPLD 2016 held on Jesusita Trail has officially been declared a success!  Around 30 volunteers showed to help repair a number of damaged trail sections including: repairing a "broken" switchback, fixing a treacherous dropout, opening water drains, and clearing brush.  Thanks to all that participated!




Repairing a switchback by building a support wall







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Monday, June 6, 2016

National Trails Day 2016, Franklin Trail

Trail Sign @ Jameson Reservoir

Laura and Nick opening up the crib wall - a chronic problem area

The crib wall much now more passable than before





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Saturday, May 7, 2016