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Trail work evening – Wed Aug 9, 4-8pm

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 […]

Trail build evening, Wed Aug 2

We have lots of tasks, big, small and in between! Join us when you can, for as long as you can. Wednesday, Aug 2 is the next public build session. If you arrive after 5:00, take the trail from the bottom of the small grassy […]

Trail work days – July 7 & 8

There will be two (yes, TWO) MRWA trail build mornings this week. Friday AND Saturday.

Projects include:  

– final stages of In-n-Out, the entrance trail that connects to the loops. 

– installing signposts !

– fixing some drainage issues on the trail to West Pine Lake (this may be new trail/terrain for some of you).

We have all the tools needed. Bring water, a snack, glasses and fly dope.

We’ll work from 8:30 till 1pm or so. Meet at the small parkland on Norawarren Drive off Herring Cove Road. If you haven’t been before, look for the grass park and mailboxes on the right side of Norawarren Drive

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 […]

Annual River Clean Up Saturday June 10th

Join MRWA and the students of JL Ilsey High School for our annual river clean up this Saturday. We will meet at 8:30 at the Captain William Spry Community Centre to pick up garbage bags and gloves. The cleanup is between 9 -12 or so. […]

May meeting cancelled

We will not be meeting in May. Our next general meeting will be held on June 13th. See you then!

MRWA AGM April 18, 7pm

Please join us for our annual general meeting on April 18th at 7pm at the Captain William Spry Community Centre. We will review the past year and discuss upcoming activities for 2017. Hope to see you there!

MRWA meeting February 21, 7pm Captain William Spry Community Centre

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!

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 weekend.

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 […]