• 10.05.2020 Arbuckle WMA 1 Day Volunteer Trail Care

    1558 Rucks Dairy Rd

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Becoming a member of this Meetup group is not to be assumed as becoming a member in the Florida Trail Association (FTA). Membership in the Florida Trail Association helps us in our efforts to build, protect and promote the Florida National Scenic Trail. FTA membership information is available at https://www.floridatrail.org/make-a-difference/become-a-member/. This is a Heartland Chapter of the Florida Trail Association (FTA) working activity opened to the public. FTA membership is not required to participate. Please join us for a much-needed trail Maintenance workday at the Arbuckle Tract in the Lake Wales Ridge State Forest. We will meet at the Reedy Creek II Hunt Camp, 1558 Rucks Dairy Rd at 8:00 and will plan to work till 1:00 or 2:00. Bring your lunch and plenty of water. Trail maintenance work actives for the work teams will include mowing, lopping, chainsawing, hedging and blazing. Tools and personal protection gear will be available. Link to trail map: https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/29770/file/2019 Lake Wales Ridge_br- KIOSK MAP.pdf Safety Requirements: Long pants required. Long sleeve shirt recommended. Minimum 2 liters of water per person mandatory. Sturdy footwear. No bare feet, flip flops, or open-toed footwear. Insect protection. Snacks/Food Please note: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the FTA team and our partners have dedicated extensive time and care into creating new and safe operating procedures for our FTA events and volunteer work parties. With these COVID-19 Operating Procedures in place, our focus is to minimize all participants’ possible exposure to the virus as much as possible. The comfort and safety of our FTA community members is of utmost priority to us.

  • 10.12.2020 Arbuckle WMA 1 Day Volunteer Trail Care

    Location visible to members

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Becoming a member of this Meetup group is not to be assumed as becoming a member in the Florida Trail Association (FTA). Membership in the Florida Trail Association helps us in our efforts to build, protect and promote the Florida National Scenic Trail. FTA membership information is available at https://www.floridatrail.org/make-a-difference/become-a-member/. This is a Heartland Chapter of the Florida Trail Association (FTA) working activity opened to the public. FTA membership is not required to participate. Please join us for a much-needed trail Maintenance workday at the Arbuckle Tract in the Lake Wales Ridge State Forest. We will meet at the Reedy Creek II Hunt Camp, 1558 Rucks Dairy Rd at 8:00 and will plan to work till 1:00 or 2:00. Bring your lunch and plenty of water. Trail maintenance work actives for the work teams will include mowing, lopping, chainsawing, hedging and blazing. Tools and personal protection gear will be available. Please bring gloves and eye protection if you have them. If you have your own loppers that would be helpful. Link to trail map: https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/29770/file/2019 Lake Wales Ridge_br- KIOSK MAP.pdf Safety Requirements: Long pants required. Long sleeve shirt recommended. Minimum 2 liters of water per person mandatory. Sturdy footwear. No bare feet, flip flops, or open-toed footwear. A hat for sun protection. Insect protection. Snacks/Food Please note: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the FTA team and our partners have dedicated extensive time and care into creating new and safe operating procedures for our FTA events and volunteer work parties. With these COVID-19 Operating Procedures in place, our focus is to minimize all participants’ possible exposure to the virus as much as possible. The comfort and safety of our FTA community members is of utmost priority to us.

  • 11.09.2020 Arbuckle WMA 1 Day Volunteer Trail Care

    Location visible to members

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Becoming a member of this Meetup group is not to be assumed as becoming a member in the Florida Trail Association (FTA). Membership in the Florida Trail Association helps us in our efforts to build, protect and promote the Florida National Scenic Trail. FTA membership information is available at https://www.floridatrail.org/make-a-difference/become-a-member/. This is a Heartland Chapter of the Florida Trail Association (FTA) working activity opened to the public. FTA membership is not required to participate. Please join us for a much-needed trail Maintenance workday at the Arbuckle Tract in the Lake Wales Ridge State Forest. We will meet at the Reedy Creek II Hunt Camp, 1558 Rucks Dairy Rd at 8:00 and will plan to work till 1:00 or 2:00. Bring your lunch and plenty of water. Bring gloves and eye protection if you have them. Trail maintenance work actives for the work teams will include mowing, lopping, chainsawing, hedging and blazing. Tools and personal protection gear will be available. Please bring gloves and eye protection if you have them. If you have your own loppers that would be helpful. Link to trail map: https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/29770/file/2019 Lake Wales Ridge_br- KIOSK MAP.pdf Safety Requirements: Long pants required. Long sleeve shirt recommended. Minimum 2 liters of water per person mandatory. Sturdy footwear. No bare feet, flip flops, or open-toed footwear. A hat for sun protection. Insect protection. Snacks/Food Please note: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the FTA team and our partners have dedicated extensive time and care into creating new and safe operating procedures for our FTA events and volunteer work parties. With these COVID-19 Operating Procedures in place, our focus is to minimize all participants’ possible exposure to the virus as much as possible. The comfort and safety of our FTA community members is of utmost priority to us.

  • 11.16.2020 Arbuckle WMA 1 Day Volunteer Trail Care

    Location visible to members

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Becoming a member of this Meetup group is not to be assumed as becoming a member in the Florida Trail Association (FTA). Membership in the Florida Trail Association helps us in our efforts to build, protect and promote the Florida National Scenic Trail. FTA membership information is available at https://www.floridatrail.org/make-a-difference/become-a-member/. This is a Heartland Chapter of the Florida Trail Association (FTA) working activity opened to the public. FTA membership is not required to participate. Please join us for a much-needed trail Maintenance workday at the Arbuckle Tract in the Lake Wales Ridge State Forest. We will meet at the Reedy Creek II Hunt Camp, 1558 Rucks Dairy Rd at 8:00 and will plan to work till 1:00 or 2:00. Bring your lunch and plenty of water. Bring gloves and eye protection. Trail maintenance work actives for the work teams will include mowing, lopping, chainsawing, hedging and blazing. Tools and personal protection gear will be available. Please bring gloves and eye protection if you have them. If you have your own loppers that would be helpful. Link to trail map: https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/29770/file/2019 Lake Wales Ridge_br- KIOSK MAP.pdf Safety Requirements: Long pants required. Long sleeve shirt recommended. Minimum 2 liters of water per person mandatory. Sturdy footwear. No bare feet, flip flops, or open-toed footwear. A hat for sun protection. Insect protection. Snacks/Food Please note: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the FTA team and our partners have dedicated extensive time and care into creating new and safe operating procedures for our FTA events and volunteer work parties. With these COVID-19 Operating Procedures in place, our focus is to minimize all participants’ possible exposure to the virus as much as possible. The comfort and safety of our FTA community members is of utmost priority to us.