Volunteers will be working alongside the Forest Service for a weeklong project in the Sawtooth Wilderness replacing puncheons along Petit Creek Trail. This is part of a multi-week/multi-partner group project to improve and replace trail structures on the popular Alice/Toxaway Loop the Sawtooth Wilderness. This is a fully supported trip, and we’ll return to our camp at the trailhead each evening where we will enjoy meals prepared by ITA volunteer camp cooks.
Trail: Petit Creek Trail #095
Itinerary: Meet at the trailhead/camping area Sunday Afternoon Monday-Friday, work on the puncheons, returning to camp each evening. Saturday Morning packing up camp and heading home!
Crew Leaders: Glenn Florence and Michelle Florence
More Information: So you want to build a puncheon – Blog from Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation
Estimated Drive Time from Closest Town: 30 minutes from Stanley
GAIA Map: Trailhead to Worksite
Non-refundable trail project fee: $50
Why do I need to pay a fee to volunteer for this trip? The fees collected will help to cover the costs of providing food and other expenses related to planning a multi-day project in the backcountry. We’ve had trouble with people backing out of trips at the last minute which can really affect the productivity of the overall project. By charging a fee, volunteers are less likely to cancel their reservation. Refunds will not be given to volunteers that do not show up or cancel their reservation. Exceptions will be made for medical reasons or unforeseen circumstances. If you require assistance in paying for this fee, please contact us at email@example.com and we will waive the cost.
Volunteer Spots Available: 3 of 12
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