HELP US CELEBRATE WYOMING’S FIRST PUBLIC LANDS DAY!
GET OUTSIDE — SEPTEMBER 28, 2019!
Take a look below for a list of activities taking place on or around Saturday, September 28. We’ll be updating it continually so check back often!
What: Trail Clean Up When: September 21, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Where: Cache Creek Trail Head — Jackson, WY Host: Jackson Hole Conversation Alliance Contact: Tisa Djahangiri at firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Run the Red Trail Runs — Half Marathon, 45K, and 120K When: September 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Where: South Pass City, WY Host: Wyoming Wilderness Association and National Outdoor Leadership School Contact: Gabe Joyes at email@example.com Website: www.runthereddesert.com
What: Sheridan County Public Lands Day Celebration! When: September 28, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Welch Ranch Special Management Area near Sheridan, WY Host: Powder River Basin Resource Council Details: The day will start with volunteer activities (trail maintenance, trash cleanup, etc.), followed by a potluck picnic and an afternoon of hiking and boating. Dispersed tent camping is available for staying overnight. Contact: Shannon Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 307-672-5809
What: Forest Friends Public Lands Day Celebration! When: September 28, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Bridger-Teton National Forest Supervisors Office, Jackson, WY Host: Friends of the Bridger-Teton Details: Join one of the BT’s partners for a wide variety of projects—Wild and Scenic River access improvements at Sheep Gulch with the Snake River Fund; weed removal and trail work with Backcountry Horsemen and Mountain Bike the Tetons out of Bryan Flats; tri-basin habitat work with Trout Unlimited; fence-pulls with JHWildlife and plenty more. There will be a kick-off breakfast ceremony at the BTNF Supervisors Office in Jackson, or you can go straight to help a partner on your corner of the Forest. Website: bttfriends.org/events Contact: Sarah Walker at email@example.com What: Public Lands Day Community Project When: August 24, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Kemmerer BLM Field Office, Kemmerer, WY Host: Kemmerer Bureau of Land Management Details: The Kemmerer Field Office will celebrate National Public Lands Day by installing a new sign and visitor sign-in box at the Nancy Hill and Alfred Corum historic grave sites (approximately 20 miles northwest of the Kemmerer Field Office). Participants will gather at the field office parking lot at 9 a.m. for a short briefing. Volunteers can follow BLM trucks to the location. The sites can be accessed with a 4WD vehicle. Supplies and tools will be provided, however, work boots, sunscreen and appropriate clothing for hot weather are recommended. Website: www.blm.gov/wyoming Contact: Angela Beley at 307-828-4508
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