CNC Trail Maintenance

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Calling all Trail Builders!

The calendar below outlines upcoming building sessions with all the details around where, what time, what you'll be working on, and what to bring. There are great projects lining up and we look forward to working with you to keep building our trail community.

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CNC Trail Maintenance

August 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

CANMORE NORDIC CENTRE – GENERAL TRAIL MAINTENANCE 

Help build your local trail community! We will have a number of general maintenance trail care events ongoing throughout the trail care season on several of the most popular and well-loved CNC trails like EKG and Odyssey. Specific details about each trail care date, what to bring, meeting location, etc. will be confirmed in a reminder email to all volunteers who have signed up.   

What to expect:The level of effort will range from medium to difficult and include hand tool work such as digging, rock removal, removing duff and earth with picks and pulaskis, and shoveling/raking out rutting. 

PLEASE NOTEAccess to the project will be via bike! Be prepared to ride ~2-4km on gravel/dirt road, including some uphill sections.

PROJECT DATES  

Wednesday evenings 5:30-8:30 PM

August 12-19

MEETING TIME 

5:30pm / Session will go from 5:30pm – 8:30pm

 MEETING LOCATION 

We’ll meet by the large trail map sign outside the west end of the Nordic Centre daylodge (opposite Trail Sports). 

VOLUNTEERING & COVID-19 

Please ensure you read the points below so we can all be safe while volunteering. Do not register for a trail day if you: 

  • Have symptoms of COVID-19, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, body aches and pains, sudden loss of taste or smell, or any feeling of illness. 
  • Have been in direct contact with anyone with the above symptoms or who has COVID 19 in the past 10 days. 
  • Have travelled outside of Canada within the past 14 days 
  • If you’ve had COVID 19, but have not had a negative post-infection test. 

 

Each volunteer will be required to bring the following mandatory personal protective equipment: 

  • Work gloves 
  • Mask (to be worn if <2m proximity to others due to trail work task or interaction with public) 
  • Safety glasses 
  • Hand sanitizer 

 

Please contact our Coordinator tim@kananaskis.org if you have any questions or comments. 

 

Volunteer Agreement Form: You will need to fill out this volunteer agreement waiver prior to working on a trail care event. The form can be filled out once, and will be valid until March 31, 2021. To accelerate the paperwork process, please visit the link above to fill out this form ASAP prior to the trail day. 

 

SIGN UP HERE 

Details

Date:
August 12
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm