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Cancelled - Metacomet Trail Hardening Work Party

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00am - Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 1:45pm
Metacomet Trail
157 Colt Hwy
Farmington, Connecticut 06032
Event Type: 
Trail Work
CFPA Volunteers
Event Description: 

Join us on the Metacomet Trail as we continue this ongoing effort to improve  the climb up to Rattlesnake Mountain.  This highly-trafficked section of the New England Trails is well-known for being muddy and difficult for much of the year.  CFPA and our volunteers have been working diligently to construct a turnpike and armored swale to harden the trail and improve hiking conditions. 

Work will include: gathering stone to armor the swale, and framing/construction of the new turnpike.

What to bring: lunch, water, work clothes, gloves, sturdy boots

Tools will be provided.

Please leave all furry friends at home

Parking Information: 
Pull off at Trail Head parking area
Inclement Weather: 
Sign-up to be notified of cancellations
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Brennan Turner