June 10, 2023

Dutchess Land Conservancy, The Nature Conservancy, & Friends of Stissing Landmarks

Saturday, June 10, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Thompson Pond Preserve

Join the DLC, The Nature Conservancy, and Friends of Stissing Landmarks for an amazing volunteer opportunity as we continue work on the construction of a trail from Thompson Pond to Stissing Mountain. Lunch provided.

Learn how to design and implement sustainable trails on this steep route. There will be tasks for all fitness levels after a 0.5-mile walk to the site. You can learn stone step building, side-hilling, how to mitigate runoff on a switchback route, and more!

What to bring:

  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Waterproof footwear if possible

Where to meet:

  • Thompson Pond Preserve, 261 Lake Road, Pine Plains, NY