2023 Idaho City Yurt Trails – Veterans

Volunteer Trail Work Project

2023 Idaho City Yurt Trails – Veterans

Volunteer Trail Work Project

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In partnership with the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation and Mission 43, volunteers will spend a weekend maintaining trails in the Idaho City Yurt System. This area is known for its scenic views and wide variety of recreational activities. In the evening, volunteers have been invited to stay in a yurt together (each sleep 6) for some glamping and comradery.   

Itinerary: Crews can stay at the yurts starting Friday afternoon. Trail work all Saturday. Sunday–leave the yurt clean before heading out for another trail workday. Head home from the trail that afternoon.   

Crew Leader: Bryan Dufosse 

More Information: IDPR Yurt Info Site   

Estimated Drive Time from Closest Town:  40 Minutes from Idaho City  

Difficulty Rating  

Hike: 2/5 Moderate
Yurt trails are typically easy grade, with relatively low elevation gain. Exact milage may vary but hiking 2-5 miles a day with tools and day packs. 

Project Work: 2/5 Moderate
Project work will focus on brushing and work on the trail tread to ensure proper width and slope. Digging or swinging tools, bending or kneeling for light saw work and brushing.  

Volunteer Spots Available: 2 of 12
If there are no volunteer spots available, click “Sign Up” to get on our waitlist for this project!

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