The August meeting of the McIntosh Run Watershed Association has been pushed to August 22. It will begin at 7pm at the Captain William Spry Centre. We’ll have exciting updates from the Singletrack Trail project. Hope to see you there!
Please join us for our next trail building session, Saturday August 12th, 8:30 – 12:00. We will be working on “The Ledge” to finish up some rock work sections and consolidate our lumber stashes. There’s also a pesky stump that needs some attention. Join us when you can, for as … Read More »
Thanks to the efforts of many volunteers we are getting very close to completing the first trails in the network! The trail inspections with HRM and DNR are next week, with official trail opening to follow soon after. Exciting!! We have a list of small-but-important tasks to complete, including digging sign post … Read More »
Singletrack Plans, 2017: MRWA will continue working on trail near Herring Cove, opening new loops there in summer. Trail crews will also start work on granite barrens in the Governors Brook area. We need trail builders, of all levels of experience, to move building ahead quickly! In 2016, MRWA gained … Read More »
Join us for our February meeting to talk about trail updates and upcoming fundraising opportunities. Hope to see you at the Captain William Spry Community Centre on Feb 21 at 7pm!
The planned hike from Herring Cove to Spryfield, along the trail route (partly existing trail, partly planned trail) is cancelled. The weather forecast is for solid rain or snow, which doesn’t sound pleasant! We also don’t want to damage any muddy trails. Have a great weekend.
The next few weeks of trail building follow the Thursday, Saturday, & Sunday schedule with a few exceptions. Build days are as follows: Sunday, Nov 20 Thursday, Nov 24 Saturday, Nov 26 Sunday, Nov 27 (A HIKE/SURVEY DAY. NOT BUILD)* Thursday, Dec 1 Saturday, Dec 3 Sunday, Dec 4 We … Read More »
The Norrawarren trail is rolling along nicely thanks to the hard work of our volunteers. We’ve finished the first starter loop and are part way through the second. Once the ink is dry on the land use agreement from HRM we will begin the entrance trail to the Norrawarren trailhead. A … Read More »
We continue to make steady progress on the new singletrack trail thanks to many hands doing hard work. Our upcoming trail build days are: – Thanksgiving Monday (build up your appetite or work off your turkey)– Thursdays. Oct 13 and 20.– Saturdays. Oct 15 and 22. We’ll start at 8:30 am … Read More »
The Nora Loop Trail is growing and looking great thanks to our stellar volunteers! Our next scheduled trail-building days will be Saturday Sept. 24th Sunday Sept. 25th. Thursday, Sept 29th Sunday, Oct 2 Thursday, Oct 6. We’ll start at 8:30 am and work until around 12:30 each day. Come for as … Read More »