Cumberland Trail Conference

The Justin P. Wilson Cumberland Trail State Park

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Volunteer

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT  –

Wednesday August 5, 8 AM

                           A repeat performance !  More brush clearing at the new                               Daddy’s Creek Trail-head !

           Last week volunteers cleared a half mile of overgrown road to provide access to the trail work area.  Additional clearing from the top of the gorge down to Daddy’s Creek is required before real trail digging can begin.

            While you are there, take time to explore the 100 year old rock quarry high above the creek.

Location:   From the I-40 interchange exit 329/ Crab Orchard, head north cross train tracks, left after tracks onto Main St., take right onto Hebbertsburg Rd. drive 5.6 miles.   When you pass the Eden’s Ridge entrance on the right side
of Hebbertsburg Road the next dirt road on the left is the work location marked with CTC sign and lots of trucks unless you are the first to arrive.

The trail head will be at N35* 57.97′, W84* 50.05′ .

When:   8 AM Central Time, Wednesday, August 6, 2015 till aprox. 4pm (CT)

Bring:   Gloves, lots of water, bug spray, snacks / lunch, long pants, sun screen and a hat. Loppers, hand clippers if you have them.

RSVP CTC via phone of email so we know how many tools to bring:  ctcoffice2014@gmail.com or call the office at (931)456-6259

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Coming Soon !  Fall 2015  Big Dig in Cumberland County

          Watch this space for event details.

Six weeks.

Seven miles to build.

September 16 to October 25 2015

More information at ctcoffice2014@gmail.com or call the office at (931)456-6259

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March and April 2016: Annual Spring BreakAway

      Base camp to be will be at Fort Bluff near Dayton, TN . We provide lodging, breakfast, lunch and dinner with the exception of Wednesday which is a day off for students, and staff. Volunteer for one day or twenty-seven days!  Volunteers are needed for Trail Construction/Maintenance, and Tool Maintenance as well.  Interested?  Please pre-register by emailing ctcoffice2014@gmail.com or call (931)456-6259 with the dates of your arrival and departure for planning purposes.

Colleges interest in participating can contact CTC with the above information. More BreakAway information here.

After September 2015, more details will be posted.

Thank you for your support!

 

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