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

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 492
Family 92
Lifetime 59
Business 5
Total Memberships: 648

2020 Volunteer Hours

Rock Hollow: 422
Greensfelder: 369
Chubb Trail: 271
Shepherd Mountain: 222
Klondike: 177
SIUE: 121
Al Foster Memorial Trail: 86
Lost Valley: 65
Cliff Cave: 63
Matson Hill: 28
Bluff View: 18
Creve Coeur Lake: 17
OT - Middle Fork: 4
Indian Camp Creek: 3
OT - North Trace: 1

2020 Volunteer Hours by Type

Trail Construction: 853
Meeting: 675
Trail Maintenance: 579
Trail Design: 206
Tool Management: 60
General Administration: 51
Sawyer/Swamper: 8

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