Trailwork events

MRWA Singletrack Plans for 2017

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 […]

Nov 27 hike is cancelled owing to weather

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 […]

Trail building schedule

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 […]

Trail building days – Thursdays, Saturdays, & Sundays

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 […]

Trail Building Days – Oct 10, 13, 15, & 22

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. […]

Upcoming Trail Building Schedule

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 […]

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 […]

McIntosh Run River Cleanup with JL Ilsley – June 4th

Join MRWA and students from JL Ilsley school for this year’s McIntosh Run River Cleanup on Saturday June 4th from 9-12. Meet and register at the Captain William Spry Community Centre. We will have pizza for participants. See you there!

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!