Cancelled - Build - Matson Hill - Trail Building Day 04-04-20

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CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS

Date: Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 9am - 1pm

Location: The Matson Hill Park main trail head

Where:

(The most straightforward way) from the Highway 40/94 interchange: Take Highway 94 South approximately 13 miles. Go past Defiance to Matson, turn right and follow Matson Hill Rd to the top of the hill. Turn right onto Matson Road (now paved) and go ~ .5 mile to the trailhead, which will be on your left. Click Here for Park location.
 
If the lot would fill up, parking is available at the Katy Trail Matson Depot at the junction of Hwy 94 and Matson Hill Road.  You can carpool up from there.

Why: TBD

Got Q's?: Please read the link to pilznr's "What to expect at a Trail Build Day" - http://forum.gorctrails.com/index.php/topic/2265-what-to-expect-at-a-trail-building-day/.  Or, post up here, and we'll do our best to answer things for ya.

We also want to make sure everyone knows there are no restroom facilities at this location.

Weather: The decision to cancel will be made by SCCP's and posted on the Trail Hotline (636-707-0011, click the programs prompt), so if there is any doubt, please check there before heading out.  We will do our best to update the forum/Twitter, but that will rely upon available cell coverage.  
 
GORC/SCCP's will provide on site instruction, tools, gloves, safety glasses, and a post event lunch*.
*Please contact us if you have any specific food requirements (veggie or food allergy), and we'll do our best to assist you.
 

Lunch will be provided.

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Spring 2020 schedule

When
April 4th, 2020 9:00 AM through  1:00 PM
Location
Matson Hill - Trailhead Parking Lot
Matson, MO 63341
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Current Membership Count

Individual 553
Family 107
Lifetime 60
Business 5
Total Memberships: 725

2020 Volunteer Hours

Rock Hollow: 987
Klondike: 850
Cliff Cave: 538
Greensfelder: 408
Eureka MTB Park: 407
Chubb Trail: 279
Shepherd Mountain: 222
Bluff View: 152
SIUE: 126
Lost Valley: 114
Al Foster Memorial Trail: 88
Matson Hill: 86
Creve Coeur Lake: 31
Indian Camp Creek: 25
Broemmelsiek: 9
OT - Council Bluff: 6
Bangert Island: 5
Quail Ridge: 5
OT - North Trace: 5
OT - Middle Fork: 4

2020 Volunteer Hours by Type

Trail Construction: 2,391
Trail Maintenance: 1,365
Meeting: 675
Trail Design: 264
Sawyer/Swamper: 80
General Administration: 64
Tool Management: 60
Ride Guide: 27

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