Sunday, December 23, 2007

Trail Update

Yes indeed, there are some big trees overturned at Mont Alto!

Well, things are shaping up in the Michaux State Forest. Most of the damage was in the drainages near water so areas like Park Trail and the Narrows were pretty rough. Still lots of work to do but here is the latest:

Caledonia
Upper Connector - open
Lower Connector - ?
Breast - totally open
Abigail - bottom open, upper section likely ok
Lollipop - ?
Camp I - ?
Camp II - ?
Camp III - ?
Camp IV - ?
Stinger - ?
Wildcat - ?
Yellow Ridge - ?
Blue Trail - ?
Secret (sssssh) - ?
Ditch - ?
Canada Hollow - ?

Mont Alto
Park Trail (top part above picnic area - open
Park Trail (bottom section) - ?
TV/Cable line to Narrows - open
Heaven or Hell - open
Middle Narrows - open (need to move cut logs)
Upper Narrows - open (one big log remains at bottom-don't remove!)
Lower Buckets - open
Lee's Rocks - open
Upper Buckets - ?
Charcoal Hearth - ?
Waynes Trail - ?
Waynes Highway - ?
Turtle - unknown, likely not open at bottom
Black Andes - open to Buckets, upper unknown
The Shelf - ?
Sawmill - ? (top part was logged before storm and is in bad shape)
Crumble - ?
Four Logs - ?
Col. Weistling - logged
Spooge - logged
Sweeper - ?
Short ripper - ?
Upper Hearth - ?
Fire Tower - ?
Curran - ?
Raccoon Run - ?
Lost Creek - ?

Old Forge
Rocky Ridge - ?, Travis Coldsmith was working there today
Larry, Moe, Curly - ?
Stick - probably pretty bad
Soggy Bottom - ?

Pine Grove Furnace
Look for an update from YBR soon.
Heading out the Narrows after a few hours of trail-clearing in the rain. Look for good things, some trails will actually be improved by the required re-routes.

1 comment:

Tom Shomper said...

Yellow Ridge and Lippencote are open......Camp I needs a ton of work pretty much a disaster, Lollipop needs a chainsaw.....