Tag: trails

County Parks Video Highlights Measure A Results

Following an extensive vetting process, Marin County Open Space was able to start implementing new trail projects in 2016. They have opened 3.5 miles of new trails in Mill Valley and San Geronimo, with another two miles of trail under construction now. This video highlights one of those projects.

New “Slow & Say Hello!” Outposts Continue This Fall

Trail Partners have been setting up “Slow and Say Hello!” outposts at popular trailheads around the county this summer to remind those who recreate on Marin’s open space, watershed and park lands of the importance of trail safety, courtesy toward other visitors, and respect for the plants and wildlife that inhabit them.

Hunt Camp Trail Volunteers Build Needed Reroutes

Enthusiastic and knowable trail volunteers from all over the Bay Area bonded while creating robust new trails. The diverse group was made up of hikers, bikers, trail runners and equestrians who all share a love for trails, and not a word was heard about trail conflict or access issues.

Two Dates For Trail Crew Training This Fall

California State Parks will be holding training workshops for its Volunteers In Parks Program (VIPP) certification on two dates this fall. This certification is needed if you want to work on State Park trails on a regular basis and carries other perks as well.

Build a Connector During Hunt Camp Trail Days

On this weekend-long event beginning Friday August 18, volunteers will help build a connector trail by hand in Marin County Open Space. Don’t miss this rare chance to camp out and be part of the Trail Maintenance Team.

Trail Projects & Planning Efforts Move Forward

Between progress on identifying new trails in Novato, work beginning on Bob Middagh Trail in Mill Valley, Hunt Camp Trail Project on Mount Tamalpais moving along and a celebration in Fairfax, it’s been a good few weeks for mountain bikers in Marin.