Trails 2000 is a huge asset to Durango and the trails we have! Their team and volunteers build some awesome trails and keep them ridable! If you would like to help them out this summer or join their ranks check out this FREE event that they are putting on!
Join Trails 2000 for a two-day training program for trail crew leadership on Friday and Saturday, May 4 and 5, 2018, in Durango, CO. The course, hosted in partnership with Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC)’s Outdoor Stewardship Institute, will introduce the fundamentals of successful volunteer crew management and is open to all levels of experience. Upon competition, Trails 2000 will hire interested and qualified crew leaders for the 2018 season to assist the organization during public trail work days. The course is free to those who commit to four hours of volunteer time with Trails 2000 prior to June 15.
Space is limited and class fills up quickly; details and registration required at the ticketing link.
- When: Friday, May 4, from 5 – 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 5, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Who: Those interested in joining Trails 2000’s team as a crew leader; all levels of experience welcome, from beginner to long-time volunteer.
- What: Course includes classroom sessions, field exercises, and role-playing to introduce construction/maintenance of sustainable trails, leadership strategies and techniques, tool use, and safety. All trainees receive a Crew Leader manual, set of quick reference cards, and other materials that make for a successful leader. Snacks and beverages will be provided on Friday, May 4, and coffee/tea, baked goods and fruit on Saturday, May 5; attendees should bring their own lunch.
- Cost: Free to those who commit to four hours of volunteer time with Trails 2000 prior to June 15.
Register Here: Complete the form below. More information will be emailed to attendees following registration.