Friday, July 13, 2007

Backcountry Bridge Building

This past week, we embarked on our first multi-day, backcountry trail work project. For five straight days last week there was a group of four corps member and one volunteer fixing up the Huckleberry creek trail on the north side of the park, returning after work each evening to their cozy base camp 2 miles away from any trailhead. Program Director Jill Baum and I went out to help them for a day and a half. It was my first experience backcountry camping.

Read more by SCA intern Susan Newman on SCA's Rainier News Blog!

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