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Crew Completes Black Mountain Crest Trail Restoration

 

Last updated 8/31/2020 at 4:34pm

Young AmeriCorps members and volunteers worked together to complete the 7.3 miles of trail maintenance on the Black Mountain Crest Trail in Pisgah National Forest. (Courtesy photo)

A Conservation Corps North Carolina (CCNC) crew of young adults worked with volunteers from the North Carolina High Peaks Trail Association to complete high priority trail work on the Black Mountain Crest Trail in the Pisgah National Forest.

The CCNC crew consisted of five 18 to 24 year-old AmeriCorps Members led by a trained crew leader. The crew worked on the Black Mountain Crest Trail project Aug. 3-12.

Together, crewmembers and volunteers completed 7.3 miles of trail maintenance from the base of Celo Knob at Bolen's Creek to Deep Gap.

The group constructed large drains to reduce...



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