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Volunteer for C&O Canal Pride Days

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Fletcher's Cove Boathouse, Washington, DC
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Apr 9 2011  9:00 am
Registration Opens: Wed, Mar 23 2011 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Apr 6 2011 12:59 pm
Event Duration:About 8 hours
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Organizer(s):
Jen A
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:20
Minimum Group Size:10
Number Registered So Far: 13 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

We've hiked it, and taken our bikes on it. Now we have a chance to help maintain it. Join MOC for a day volunteering for C&O Canal Pride Days, and help clean up a section of the C&O Canal.

Our volunteer site will be at Fletcher's Cove, about two miles north of the Key Bridge in Washington, D.C. Details on our exact task will be available closer to the event, but we hope you can join us for the day.

To learn more about Canal Pride Days, visit The Canal Trust's website.

Required Items to Bring:
- Work boots or other sturdy shoes
- Clothing you don't mind getting dirty
- Change of clothes for afterward
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From I-495, take the Glen Echo exit. You will be on the Clara Barton Parkway. Follow the Clara Barton Parkway until it becomes Canal Road at Chain Bridge. Continue on Canal Road until the entrance of Fletcher's at Canal and Reservoir.

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