Eleven volunteers and Lt. Joe Restine of the MS Police Dept. got together yesterday morning to continue the cleanup of transient encampments in MS. It was a collaboration of Clean and Safe Mount Shasta and the Mount Shasta Trail Association. There was such an impressive turnout that we filled two pickup trucks with garbage and […]
Last week, when we got together with the Boy Scouts to clean up the Spring Hill Trailhead, I forgot to thank Mike Solano (Weed Rental Center) for loaning us the brush mower at no charge! We couldn’t have knocked down the four-foot weeds without it. Thanks, Mike, for supporting our efforts to create and maintain […]
Mark Telegin has been working on two bridges for the Box Canyon Trail since last summer (donating logs, getting logs milled, engineering details of the bridges, and manufacturing all the parts). The first bridge was put in about 10 days ago. Over the past few days, he and Steve Russell built the second bridge in […]
This morning, 12 eager boy scouts, 3 scout leaders, and 5 MSTA volunteers used brush mowers, weed-whackers, wheel barrows, and elbow grease to remove 4-foot-tall weeds and slash from the Spring Hill Trailhead area. The approach to the trail is now more appealing to the many hikers who use the trail.
Yesterday, Saturday, May 20th, a big group of volunteers from Wholesale Solar, Clean and Safe Mt. Shasta, and the Mt. Shasta Trail Association met at the City Park to spread chips on trails at the north end of the park. A convoy of wheelbarrows and carts moved chips for several hours and got the job […]