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December 2019

Oregon Coast Trail Party – Cape Lookout

December 14 at 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cape Lookout State Park, Cape Lookout State Park
Tillamook, OR 97141 United States
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Crew Leader: Susan S.Hike Distance: 1 milesElevation Gain: 400'Hike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: BrushingKeywords: brushingCome join Trailkeepers of Oregon as we work on the Oregon Coast Trail at Cape Lookout! With your help we'll be doing brushing on the North Trail by the beautiful suspension bridge!Plan to hike approximately one half mile to the work area and work using loppers, saws, and grubbing tools. We prioritize safety and fun over quantity of work accomplished and encourage people to try different…

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Trailkeeper’s Give & Get Social 2019

December 15 at 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Level Beer, 5211 NE 148th Ave
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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$10.00

TKO's Give & Get Social is a chance for you to win some amazing silent auction items, enjoy free beer from Level Beer and learn about trail work, all while giving back!This year, we are excited to host a talk by author Nathaniel Brodie. Nathaniel's book "Steel on Stone" is about his experience working on trails in the Grand Canyon as a part of a National Park trail crew. It's a must read for anyone who loves trails. Nathaniel currently…

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Milo McIver Trail Party – Maple Ridge Trail

December 17 at 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Milo McIver State Park, Milo McIver State Park
Estacada, OR 97023 United States
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Crew Leader: Elaine KeavneyHike Distance: 2 miles round tripElevation Gain: MinimalHike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: Annual maintenance on Maple Ridge trailOverviewMcIver State Park, located on the Clackamas River between Oregon City and Estacada, is a 950-acre park with camping, boating, hiking and horseback riding opportunities for its visitors.  There are over 14 miles of trails for hikers and horseback riders in the park.Project DescriptionLast month TKO volunteers worked on a trail realignment on the Maple Ridge trail, which will…

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Oxbow Box Steps – Build and Installation

December 17 at 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Oxbow Regional Park, 3010 Southeast Oxbow Parkway
Gresham, OR 97080 United States
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Crew Leader: Guy H.Hike Distance: < 1/4 mileElevation Gain: 0'Hike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: EasyWork Description:  Field installation of timbered box stepsKey words: Box steps, trainingMetro has identified a number of areas throughout the park where timber box steps should be installed, beginning with two access points descending to the Sandy River.  TKO, Metro and Oxbow staff are joining to discuss how to plan, build and install box steps so that TKO volunteers can move the effort forward throughout the upcoming…

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Tanner/Moffett Creek Trail Party

December 18 at 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wahclella Falls Trailhead, Wahclella Falls Trail
Cascade Locks, OR 97014 United States
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CREW LEADER: GLEN H.HIKE DISTANCE: UP TO 3 MILESELEVATION GAIN: UP TO 300′HIKE DIFFICULTY: EASYWORK DIFFICULTY: EASYWORK DESCRIPTION: TRAIL REPAIR.This section of the closed 400 trail begins on the east side of Tanner Creek and heads west towards Moffett Creek. We will be repairing tread on the main trail or working on draingage projects . There are many rocks and tree debris to be moved from the tread for crew safety. We will meet at 8:15 AM in the parking…

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Oxbow Box Steps – Build and Installation

December 18 at 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Oxbow Regional Park, 3010 Southeast Oxbow Parkway
Gresham, OR 97080 United States
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Crew Leader: Kim KProject Manager: Brian EHike Distance: < 1/4 mileElevation Gain: 0'Hike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: EasyWork Description:  Field installation of timbered box stepsKey words: Box steps, trainingMetro has identified a number of areas throughout the park where timber box steps should be installed, beginning with two access points descending to the Sandy River.  TKO, Metro and Oxbow staff are joining to discuss how to plan, build and install box steps so that TKO volunteers can move the effort forward…

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Killin Wetlands Trail Party

December 28 at 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Killin Wetlands Nature Park, 46280 Northwest Cedar Canyon Road
Banks, OR 97106 United States
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Work Party Location: Killin Wetlands Nature Park - Banks, ORDates: December 28th ,  2019Timeframe: 9AM - 3PMTKO Crew Leaders: Josh DurhamDescription: TKO’s volunteer crew leaders will lead participants in trail drainage improvements that have caused damage due to unforeseen water flow through the area. Using hand tools to redirect water off trails, we will explore how hydrology and trail design can work together. Absolutely no prior trail work experience required!Hiking: We will be hiking within approximately 25 yards from the…

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January 2020

TKO’S BUILDERS KEEPERS HIKE & SOCIAL

January 5, 2020 at 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Dig A Pony, 736 Southeast Grand Avenue
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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TKO’s Builders-Keepers Hike & Social commemorates our thoughtful SUPPORTERS AND VOLUNTEERS with a hike led by our very own Executive Director Steve Kruger and our volunteer leadership, followed by a social at Dig A Pony on January 5th, 2020. Choose to come for either or both:Hike @ 2-4PM - Steve will be joined by TKO board stewardship chair Elaine Keavney to co-lead an easy hike at Portland Audubon in the west hills of Portland (5151 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR 97210). Meet at…

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Oregon Coast Trail Party – Cascade Head, 1 of 2 (overnight lodging available)

January 11, 2020 at 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cascade Head Trail-North Trailhead, Cascade Head Trail - North Trailhead OR 97368 United States + Google Map
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Crew Leader: Elaine K.Hike Distance: 1-1.5 milesElevation Gain: 400′Hike Difficulty: Easy-ModerateWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: Trail restorationKeywords: tread, restorationCome join Trailkeepers of Oregon as we begin work on the closed section of the Oregon Coast Trail at Cascade Head! A 2.3 mile section of trail at Cascade Head (part of the Oregon Coast Trail) has been closed for 11 years following major storm damage. Efforts to reopen this section are ramping up and TKO is happy to help! With your help we'll…

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