Wilderness Weeding

Jun 20th 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jun 21st 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jul 12th 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Jul 27th 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Aug 02nd 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Interested in protecting our wilderness areas from harmful invasive plants?  You can join the MKWC plants crew this summer in the Trinity Alps, Marble Mountain and Siskiyou Wilderness areas to survey for and remove invasive weeds.

Thursday and Friday, June 20 & 21. Weeding in the Marble Mountains at Norcross Trailhead. 9am-6pm, optional campout. Meet at MKWC in Orleans at 9am to carpool, arrive to Norcross Trailhead at 11am. Contact Tanya Chapple, tanya@mkwc.org for options to carpool from Happy Camp.

Friday, July 12, 9am-6pmPlant Walk and Weeding in the Trinity Alps at High Point Trailhead. Help keep the invasive Dyer's woad out of the Trinities! Carpool from Orleans or Forks of Salmon. Meet at MKWC in Orleans at 9am to carpool or caravan. Contact Tanya Chapple, tanya@mkwc.org or Deja Malone-Persha,weeds@srrc.org.

Saturday, July 27, 9am-6pm. Poker Flat Field Trip. Come check out the Poker Flat botanical area. We are close to eradicating Dyer's woad there and will be checking for invasive plants, but mostly we will be appreciating this beautiful place. Hiking options into the Siskiyou Wilderness. Meet at MKWC in Orleans at 9am, MKWC in Happy Camp at 10:15am to carpool or caravan, or find us there! Contact Tanya Chapple, tanya@mkwc.org.

Friday, August 2, 9am-5pm. Hike and Weeding on Clear Creek Trail into the Siskiyou Wilderness. Free Clear Creek from invasive plants! This hike ends at a great swim spot, so be prepared for a dip. Meet at MKWC in Orleans at 9am, or meet at the bottom of Clear Creek Road at 10am to carpool/caravan. Contact Tanya Chapple, tanya@mkwc.org.