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, fund-raising plan update Update on … Read More »
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 glasses on site. Some … Read More »
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 bridges and boardwalks. Some tools … Read More »
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!
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 Trail development to date and … Read More »
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.
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 of Trail Volunteers to start … Read More »
The annual general meeting of the McIntosh Run Watershed Association will be 7pm, April 19, at the Captain William Spry Centre, Spryfield.
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 be able to take advantage … Read More »
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 the meeting. We are continuing … Read More »