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North Coast – Lop Along Tuesdays

December 7, 2021 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free
Join us on the Oregon Coast Trail!

Crew Leader: Emily A.

Hike Distance: Less than 3 mi.

Elevation Gain: Varies

Hike Difficulty: Easy-Moderate

Work Difficulty: Easy

Work Description: Getting to know our Oregon Coast Trails with some hiking stewardship. All ages welcome!

Project Overview:

All are welcome to come on out for Lop Along Tuesdays where we’ll be walking segments of the beautiful Oregon Coast Trail and feeder trails, scouting trail issues and lopping overgrown brush as we go.

Hiking information:

This week we’ll be on the Cape Falcon Trail, heading north from where the trail intersects Falcon Cove Road. This trail has a lot of branches and debris that have blown down on it. This is a short hike, arount 1 mile. If time allows we can also hike and clear some of the trail headed south from Falcon Cove Road as well.

What to expect:

All ages welcome. You will be asked to electronically sign the e-waiver for this event and perform a self-assessment health screening within the 24 hours proceeding the event. The crew leader for this event will verify that you have done both of these requirements at the trailhead before the party begins. Your pre-event emails will contain further details and links for both of these requirements.

You should expect to participate in this work party for its entirety. For safety reasons, please do not arrive late or expect to be able to leave early.

What to bring:

  • Lunch
  • Plenty of water
  • Snacks
  • Gloves if you have them (loaner gloves available)

What to wear:

  • Boots (Please wear something sturdy that will protect your toes from sharp tools. No tennis shoes allowed!)
  • Work gloves (loaner gloves available)
  • Long sleeved shirts and pants.
  • Rain gear as appropriate for the weather
  • TKO will supply hard hats and safety glasses

Directions:

Directions will be supplied to registrants 48 hours before event

LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: TKO recognizes that the trails we work on travel through the traditional lands of many Indigenous tribes. In every corner of what we now call Oregon, these people were forced to cede their land, their home, to the US government at various times from 1853 – 1871. We are privileged to be here today & express gratitude to the descendants of these tribes for being the original stewards of this land.

EQUITY & INCLUSION: TKO seeks to make Oregon’s trails a place where people can go to connect with nature & one another. Not everyone feels safe & welcome in the outdoors due to racism, bias & hate. We commit to being part of the solution to change that. Conduct, speech, or expressions that target individuals or groups will not be tolerated by TKO, regardless of whether they are based on age, citizenship, disability, ethnicity, gender identity/expression, geographic origin, language, marital status, nationality, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status.

PERSONAL SAFETY: Your physical & emotional safety is our number one priority. If a person’s actions or comments make you feel uncomfortable/unsafe – interrupt directly, tell a crew leader &/or complete the post-event survey.

Details

Date:
December 7, 2021
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/north-coast-lop-along-tuesdays-registration-214553484247

Venue

TBD.
Oregon Coast Trail
TDB., OR 97130 United States
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