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Trail Building Workshop at Jefferson County Open Space
Submitted By: Frances Fierst on May 16, 2013

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Scheduled on Jul 20, 2013

rail Building Workshops happening in your area in the coming months.
Jefferson County Open Space, in partnership with Eldorado Canyon State Park, Boulder Climbing Community, the Access Fund and the American Alpine Club will be offering monthly trail building workshops to help develop advanced trail building techniques for interested individuals.
To kick things off, we'll be offering the first of these workshops on Saturday, May 18th from 9am until 12pm at the Jefferson County Open Space office at 700 Jefferson County Parkway, Suite 100, Golden.

The first workshop will focus on trail layout and design and will provide a solid foundation for future workshops. Individuals interested in attending this first workshop are asked to register through the Jefferson County Open Space Trails Co-op page.

REGISTER HERE jeffco.us/openspace/openspace_T56_R214.htm

There you will find an electronic form that has been set-up for quick & easy registration. Below is a list of planned workshops. Most of these workshops will be hands on in the field training and will provide interested individuals with a great opportunity to improve their existing skills and learn new ones.
For further information and questions, please contact Mike Morin at mmorin@jeffco.us or 303-271-5915
July 20 - Rock Work @ Eldorado Canyon State Park
Aug 17 - Timber @ TBD
Sept 21 - Trail Maintenance @ TBD

Our local climbing resources could use the support from dedicated volunteers, interested in acquiring more technical trail skills. Hope some of you can make it out to these workshops.

Thanks for your support,
Ty Tyler
Stewardship Manager
Access Fund

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By Mike McHugh
Jul 12, 2013
The July 20th workshop will be at Eldorado Canyon State Park. 8am-noon.

350-pounder on the line.
350-pounder on the line.


More deets to follow, but the Eldo Griphoist rig (with some new trickery ) will be in operation.

We'll be working on a trail out of the streamside parking lot. No hiking. Just learning and playing.

Sign up with Iron Mike: mmorin@jeffco.us