NM Rails-to-Trails August 20th Workday

Our next workday is scheduled for Saturday, August 20th We welcome all volunteers, and you need not be a member of NMRTA to attend workdays.

MEETING PLACE AND TIME: 9:00 a.m. at the Trailhead for the Switchback Rail Trail at the intersection of Hiway 82 and Bailey Canyon 2 miles west of Cloudcroft. We plan to work until Noon.

WORK PLANNED: Repair recent water damage at two locations on the lower section of the ‘Old Auto Road,’ about 3/4 mile from our parking location.

PLEASE BRING: Drinking water, work gloves, sturdy footwear and sun protection. And maybe emergency rain gear just in case. All tools will be provided.

For more information on New Mexico Rails-to-Trails Association, see our website: www.nmrailstotrails.org

NM Rails-to-Trails Association (NMRTA) was organized in 1994 in Cloudcroft, NM, with the following goals: Converting abandoned railroad lines located in the Sacramento Mountains of Southern New Mexico into multi-use, multi-access recreational trails. Combining such trails with other trails to provide a sixty-eight mile-long loop trail that will lead from Cloudcroft to Sunspot to Oliver Lee Memorial State Park to Alamogordo to La Luz to High Rolls and back to Cloudcroft. Visit our website: www.nmrailstotrails.org

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