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AT trail maintenance - winter prep

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Cove Mountain, Duncannon, PA
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Oct 16 2010  10:00 am  (Carpool Departure: 8:00 am   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Thu, Sep 30 2010 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Oct 14 2010 12:59 pm
Event Duration:5 hr
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Organizer(s):
Jerry Wright
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:5
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 2 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

We will be doing fall maintenance work on a 6 mile section of Appalachian trail on Cove Mountain. This will be a thru hike with a car spotted at the end of the section. Basic winter preparation will be done. Cutting back summer growth, cleaning out water diversion structures, repainting blazes if needed, making notes on places needing additional work, etc. The exit to the car will on local unmarked trails down the mountain from the Cove Mountain shelter.

Required Items to Bring:
weather appropriate clothing
good hiking boots
rain gear
work gloves
Recommended Items to Bring:
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How to Get There:
Event Directions:Contact the leader for detailed directions to the trail head in Duncannon.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: 8:00 am
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Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions

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