Trail Clean-Up Day

Our trail needs constant maintenance, but to make it more fun, we  schedule volunteer maintenance days twice a year to keep the Lehigh Valley Trail and Trail Garden in shape.

The next Clean-Up Day is Saturday, October 21, from 9:00 am to Noon.

Fall09CleanupTeamIMG_0026About Trail Clean-Up Days
Where to meet:

At the Trail Parking Lot at East Henrietta Road just north of Rush-Henrietta Townline Road.
Things to bring:
Drinking water, appropriate clothing (rain or shine event), work gloves, boots, long-sleeved shirts; hand shears, loppers, pruners, shovels, trowels, pruning saws, rakes, wheelbarrows; chain saws, motorized trimmers, and gas leaf blowers (with gas). Motorized tools are to be used only by the owner. You are responsible for keeping track of your gear and using it safely.
Things not to bring:
Pets, unsafe equipment, motorized vehicles (tractors/ATVs).
Caution: There is a significant chance you will encounter poison ivy, bees’ nests, and other insects while clearing the trail. Please dress accordingly and come equipped with any remedies you may need.
For more information about helping on the trail, contact Trail Manager Gene Gillan. For information about helping with the garden, contact Trail Garden Manager Dot Clause at 334-7020.
If you can’t come on Clean-Up Day but would like to help on other days or in other ways, please visit the Volunteer page. We can always use help throughout the year.