Trail Maintenance: Eglin/Florida National Scenic Trail

  • November 2, 2013 · 8:00 AM
  • Eglin / Okaloosa Tower - Okaloosa County

Working to keep our trails clear and passable.  Richard Kersten and Paula Fries are the Crew leaders and can be reached at[masked] for any questions.  We have hard hats, gloves, vests, protective hearing and protective glasses.  If you have your own, please bring them.  Bring water, lunch and snacks.

EGLIN RECREATION PERMIT REQUIRED! NO PETS!

Participants should read and be familiar with the contents for the following Job Hazard Analysis documents prior to the workday:

Trail Maintenance: http://files.meetup.com/1743617/FNST-Trail-Maintenance-JHA-FINAL%20blank.pdf

Mower and Brush Cutter: http://files.meetup.com/1743617/FNST-Mower-and-Brushcutter-JHA-FINAL%20blank.pdf

Chainsaw: http://files.meetup.com/1743617/FNST-Chainsaw-JHA-FINAL%20blank.pdf

 

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  • Tom D.

    Good Day! It wore me out and I slept solid as a rock last night. Our crew mowed and lopped three miles from Range Road 211 to Carr Spring Branch. The trail really need clearing. We all got a workout but especially mower operator John Hooten.

    November 3, 2013

  • Karen

    Fantastic Work Day!

    November 3, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Wish I could have been there to help, but work calls. I hope that I'll be available for other maintenance duties over time.

    November 2, 2013

  • Patricia

    Sorry, my parent's need my help tomorrow so going to have to cancel

    November 1, 2013

  • Paul K.

    Kathy and I can't make this one. Sorry.

    November 1, 2013

  • Randi L.

    Paula and Richard, would you like us to co-host this with you if you need extra help?

    October 22, 2013

    • Paula K.

      Randi, that would be great! I'll give you a call next week. Thank you.

      October 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Working, or I'd love to come help.

    October 20, 2013

  • Tom D.

    I spoke with Jim Schmid (USFS) yesterday. Florida National Scenic Trail maintenance work can proceed as planned. No restrictions! The 'NO WORK ON THE FNST' notice has been rescinded.

    October 18, 2013

14 went

  • Richard K.
    Chapter Chair - FTA Member / Backpacker/Sawyer/Activity Leader, Co-Organizer
    Event Host
  • Paula K.
    FTA Member / Activity Leader, Assistant Organizer
    Event Host
  • Tom D.
    Choctawhatchee Chapter Trail Coordinator; FTA Member, Organizer
  • Tim C.
    Eglin Section Leader; FTA Member, Assistant Organizer
  • Karen
    Chapter Council Representative; FTA Member
  • Anne D.
    FTA Member / Volunteer Hours Tracker / Activity Coordinator, Assistant Organizer
  • Judy S.
    FTA Member
  • Randi L. +1
    Chapter Secretary / FTA Member
  • John H.
    Class A Trail Maintainer; FTA Member
  • Mary M.
    FTA Member, Activity Leader
  • Wallis M. +1
    Activity Leader; FTA Member, Assistant Organizer

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