Carrabassett Region NEMBA Trail Day #6
On Saturday, July 9, we are sponsoring a Volunteer Trail Work Day; we hope you can join us! We will be doing general trail maintenance and prepping the trails for the 11th Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge the following weekend. Meet at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center at 9:00 AM to sign up and get assignments. Extra weed whackers and leaf rakes will be needed. If you're able to bring a weed whacker, please also bring string and a mix fuel tank; we'll provide the fuel. In addition to the details below, this page may be updated with additional event info as the date gets closer.
DATE: Saturday, July 9
MEETUP: Sugarloaf Outdoor Center
TIME: 9:00 a.m. to sign up and get assignments.
DURATION: Approximately 5 hours.
ACTIVITIES: General trail maintenance and prepping the trails for the 11th Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge the following weekend.
ITEMS TO BRING: Water, sturdy gloves and footwear, safety glasses/protective eyewear, insect repellent, rain gear (just in case), lunch or snacks, your kids because this is a kid-friendly event (using only light tools), tools you may have available (such as a weed whacker, leaf rakes, loppers, hand saws, hand shears), and a cell phone so we can communicate issues that pop up.
RSVP: Please RSVP to the work day leader, Josh Tauses, at and RSVPing through this Facebook event page is a great way to help us spread the word about the event and let your friends know you'll be attending. When you RSVP ("Going" or "Interested"), you'll receive a Facebook alert notification if new posts are added to the page.
NEMBA'S ANNUAL WAIVER: All trail work volunteers must sign NEMBA's annual waiver. This waiver only needs to be signed once per year. You'll find the waiver at https://smartwaiver.com/splash/17029
DISCOUNT: Our friends at the Hostel of Maine have generously offered 50% off beer (same day, following the trail work) to CRNEMBA volunteers, ages 21+.
ALL WELCOME: Our trail work days are open to people of all ages and abilities; no previous trail work experience required. All that is required is enthusiasm and a willingness to work together; our club will provide direction, tools, and work project locations. We need your help maintaining the beautiful trail network in Carrabassett Valley. Please join us. Trail work days are always fun and productive!