City of Arcata Needs Volunteers to ‘Help Advance Progress on the Arcata Ridge Trail’ on Saturday

This is a press release from the City of Arcata:

Arcata, CA – The City of Arcata’s Environmental Services Department and the Humboldt Trails Council’s Volunteer Trail Stewards are seeking volunteers to help advance the progress of the Arcata Ridge Trail.

Participants on this Volunteer Work Day will begin construction of on a new trail in the Sunny Brae Tract of the Arcata Community Forest on Saturday, March 24 from 9am-1pm.

Volunteers are asked to meet at 9am at the Margaret Lane trailhead, near the Sunny Brae Tract of the Community Forest located just north of the intersection of Margaret and Buttermilk Lanes in Arcata. From there, volunteers will walk or drive to the work site. Volunteers with four-wheel drive vehicles that can navigate the access road, may be asked to drive to the work site.

Volunteers are advised to wear a long sleeve shirt, work pants and boots, and bring rain gear and water. Gloves, tools, beverages and lunch will be provided.

For more information, please call 707-822-8184 or email


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