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Wygant Peak Trail Party

April 19 at 8:30 am - 3:30 pm


Did Marie Kondo inspire you to tidy up your sock drawer this winter? Well, now it is time to redirect that energy to tidying up the Wygant Peak trail.

The winter snow has been deep and wet in the eastern Gorge. And with it, a load of branches dumped on the trail. Some bigger stuff too. And then there is that snow-weighted brush that now arches into the trail. Saw, lop, rake, and toss — we’ll be doing some rousing spring cleaning.

We’ll be working on the upper half of the trail so we’ll be above the poison oak and ticks.

Be prepared for a round-trip hike of up to 7 miles. The work itself won’t be overly strenuous. The scenery will be tops. The snacks above average.

What to expect:

You should expect to participate in this work party for its entirety. For safety reasons, please to 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 will be provided 48 hours before the start of the trip.


April 19
8:30 am - 3:30 pm


Trailkeepers of Oregon


Wygant Peak
Wygant State Natural Area
Hood River, OR 97031 United States
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