Please join us for our spring events in Claremont Canyon. Regular stewardship outings are the third Saturday for restoration work in Garber Park in collaboration with the Garber Park Stewards, and the fourth Saturday for trail maintenance and weed management elsewhere in Claremont Canyon. See below for details and additional events. Please check back for meeting places and last minute additions and changes.

For all stewardship work: Please wear long sleeves, long pants, work gloves and sturdy shoes with good tread or boots and bring a bottle of water. We will supply tools but feel free to bring your own.

For a description of volunteer opportunities, click here. 

July Events in Claremont Canyon

Saturday July 20 in Garber Park:  Please join us from 10 AM to Noon at the Claremont Avenue park entrance, .4 miles above the Claremont-Ashby intersection. We will continue our summer weeding and trail maintenance. Both light and heavy tasks are available, from evicting fire-prone invasive weeds to repairing and maintaining steps, bridges and trails. Wear long sleeves, long pants and closed-toed shoes with good tread. Bring a water bottle for refills. We provide tools, gloves, water and snacks.  For more information, a map and directions, visit www.garberparkstewards.org or contact Shelagh atgarberparkstewards@gmail.com.

Saturday July 27 in the Upper Canyon: With the completed repair of damage to the Willow Trail caused by the unusually heavy spring rains, we can now refocus on removal of overgrowth from the trails. We want to make it as easy as possible for hikers to navigate. We realize some hikers have had difficulty navigating the trails and hope our volunteers' work is making them safer and more enjoyable for all of us. Please join our stewardship work days. Meet us at 10 AM at Signpost 29, 1.5 miles up Claremont from Ashby. We supply tools and gloves but feel to bring your own and a water bottle. We will work until 12 or 1 PM.

For all stewardship work: Please wear long sleeves, long pants, work gloves and sturdy shoes with good tread or boots and bring a bottle of water. We will supply tools and gloves but feel free to bring your own.

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