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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 […]

Backlands Coalition Info Session on Proposed Protected Lands – Aug 30

The Backlands Coalition will be hosting an information session on Tuesday August 30th between 6:30  – 8:30 pm at the Captain William Spry Centre. The information session will be for the proposal put forward by the Shaw Group and the Nature Conservancy of Canada. For […]

McInosh Run Watershed Association meeting tonight

The August meeting of the MRWA will be held tonight at 7pm at the Captain William Spry Community Centre. See you there!

June meeting cancelled

The June meeting of the McIntosh Run Watershed Association has been cancelled. There is no scheduled meeting for July. The next general meeting is August 16th. Have a great summer!

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!

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 […]