Greetings;Saturday, July 9th will be a Project Workday for SWV. The current plan will be trail clearing on the Bell Meadows trail. There are approximately 5 trees outside of wilderness that are blocking the trail. Our plan is to meet at Summit Ranger Station at 8:30 am, gather tools, sign job hazard analysis forms as needed and head out to Bell Meadows trailhead. Please let the project coordinator know if you plan on attending by sending an email to lablinda0302. Thank you. Jeff Hawley President, SWV
We’ll be clearing the mess left by the Dardanelle Fire that is contained within the first two miles of the Arnot Creek trail. Let Linda Smith know if you’ll be attending. President Jeff Hawley has sent an email to members with details.
The weather was mild this winter with lower than normal precipitation and snow. The front country is open and the back country is opening up quickly as well. If you’re planning on going out in the Emigrant or Carson-Iceberg wilderness areas, please check with the Summit Ranger station in Pinecrest for the most current conditions. SWV will be hosting Leave No Trace (LNT) sessions this summer at Summit Ranger Station. There you can get a wilderness permit, learn or refresh yourself on the 7 principles of LNT and get updated conditions and recommendations from our experienced and knowledgeable volunteers. The […]