Singletrack Trail

MRWA meeting Sept 20th

The September meeting of McIntosh Run Watershed Association is next Tuesday, September 20th, at 7:00 pm. Draft Agenda items include: Nora Loop Trail update and planning HRM Licence Agreement – we may have a final version by next Tuesday Donated framed photo by Shirley DeWolfe, […]

Trail Building Days – Sept 16th & 18th

Trail work continues and we need your help! Work will include pruning, carrying lumber, clearing brush, grubbing the trail tread and moving rocks.  We may also be building boardwalks. Please bring work gloves, water and a snack. We have some extra work gloves and safety […]

Trail building days – Sept 3 & 11

MRWA is holding two trail build days on Saturday, Sept 3 and  Sunday Sept 11? We’ll start at 8:30am and work until around 12:30. Work will include pruning,  clearing already-cut brush, carrying lumber, grubbing the trail tread and moving rocks.  We may also be building […]

Day 2 Trail Building Workshop

The second day of our trail building workshop is tomorrow. Ryan and Michelle from TrailFlow will be leading our volunteer ‘Trail Builders’ to learn more trail construction techniques. Also, thanks to the quick turnaround from the folks at Bromoc Print we have new signs!

MRWA Annual General Meeting Tonight!

Please join us for tonight’s AGM at the Captain William Spry Centre at 7pm. We will be electing our board of directors and summing up the great work completed this past year. We will also be providing an update on the progress of the Singletrack […]

Day 1 Trail Building Workshop

The first day of our trail building workshop was a great success. The folks from TrailFlow taught 14 volunteer Trail Builders sustainable trail building techniques and broke ground on the McIntosh Run Singletrack Trail! Don’t forget to come out to our AGM on Tuesday April 19th.

Trail Building Workshops Begin

Volunteer Trail Builders are attending the first of two trail building workshops on April 17th with TrailFlow. A big thanks to Bicycle Nova Scotia for providing the funding to pay for the workshop! Once trained, the volunteer Trail Builders will be able to lead crews […]

Annual General Meeting, 19 April

The annual general meeting of the McIntosh Run Watershed Association will be 7pm, April 19, at the Captain William Spry Centre, Spryfield.

Update: Delay of start to singletrack construction

Hello Everyone!  Thank you for showing your support for the McIntosh Run Single Track Trails last month at our Open House! It is encouraging to see so many people excited to get working on the trails. As mentioned at the meeting, we had hoped to […]

Open House Follow-up

Open House Follow-up

MRWA estimates that over 150 people attended the Open House on October 15. Thanks to everyone!  We appreciate the lively feedback, suggestions, and strong enthusiasm to make the Singletrack Active trail happen as quickly as possible. Approximately 60 people signed up as trail volunteers at […]