Volunteer Trail Work Resumes In Pisgah After Virus Shutdown
Last updated 8/31/2020 at 3:35pm
Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, trail stewards were commonplace along Pisgah National Forest's vast network of trails.
Individuals and groups with Pisgah Area SORBA (a local chapter of the Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association), The Pisgah Conservancy, Carolina Mountain Club and others volunteered each month to help keep trails free of deadfall and draining well, repaired bridges and other infrastructure, and generally ensured trails were free of obstructions and in working order.
U.S. Forest Service staff work hard to maintain what they can, but limited staff and budgets heavily rely...