Please join the Northern New Jersey cachers, NNJC for a fun, rewarding, C.I.T.O. trail maintenance, and picnic event at The Great Swamp Watershed property, located easy exit off route 287 in Harding township, NJ
Everyone who attends the event and logs it online earns this year’s 2015 CITO souvenir for their Geocaching profile
NNJC members set the "Animals native to the Great Swamp" sign at the 2014 CITO
NNJC has partnered with The Great Swamp Watershed Association for various events, from C.I.T.O, trail maintenance, boardwalk construction, Kiosk building to the Halloween Fright hike event. This partnership benefits many, from GSWA to maintain their trail system for many educational programs, geocachers, hikers, birders, town folks and dog walkers.
The GSWA's Conservation Management Association (CMA) Property is approximately 50 acres, all with trail traversing through the marsh and woodlands, with bridge's crossing the Silver Brook and boardwalks above the marshland.
The work will involve, hiking the trails to remove any trash, removing any flotsam from the Silver brook and connecting streams, placing wood chips on the trail, clipping, removing debris from the tread way, and raking.
GSWA WILL SUPPLY THE FOLLOWING:
Work gloves, metal spring rakes, long handle loppers, pruning clippers, metal rakes, and plenty of water.
TIME and DATE:
SATURDAY APRIL 25th ~10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, ANY AMOUNT OF TIME YOU CAN GIVE IS MUCH APPRECIATED!
Please feel free to bring along some lunch for yourself or any beverages or food and snacks to share with you fellow Geocachers!
There is a possibility that some new caches may be placed in the park, which you may be able to find once they are published.
You are welcome anytime to offer any assistance. If you are coming late, post your eta the day before so we have an idea of attendance.
The Northern New Jersey Cachers, NNJC is about promoting a quality caching experience in Northern New Jersey. For information on The Northern New Jersey Cachers group you can visit: www.nnjc.org.