Trail Maintenance Training

Seminar: Trail Maintenance Training

Trail Maintenance Training - Mount Pilchuck

Mt Pilchuck Fire Lookout and Trail Maintenance Work Party

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft

Meeting at Starbucks at 7 AM, at frontier village in Lake Stevens, right off of Highway nine across from sports authority at the frontier Village shopping center.

We will be replacing or repairing some trail markers, trail clean up and maintenance work on the fire lookout including graffiti removal and minor painting.

We will be doing paint scraping on the exterior and applying primer as needed.

Please dress when the proper attire as wearing clothes that you don't mind getting paint on.

Bring plenty of water, a extra gallon might be appropriate.

Please bring along the next or garbage bag and a paintbrush or two if you have extra.

Basic training on maintaining trails. Proper use of tools and contruction techniques for brushing trails, making water bars, building and repairing tread.


Mount Pilchuck

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Proper hiking shoes, that you can or mnay get paint on.

Please bring a sack lunch and snacks and extra water as could be hot.

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