Volunteer Projects Pacific Crest Trail Association
Columbia River Gorge
10/1/2007 to 9/30/2008

Activity Summary

Scouting: 65
Trail Maintenance (Feeder): 452
Trail Maintenance (Other): 666
Trail Maintenance (PCT): 641


Total Volunteer Hours: 1824

Activity Detail (most recent on top)

Project Date: 9/21/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 west of Tanner Creek
Description: North Face crew. Cleared ivy, logs and pre-cut brsh for 1/2 mile. Rebuilt tread slide damage at stup at top of Tanner Creek switchbacks. Cut low-hanging limbs. Built 30' macadam with drainage at spring crossing and top with 3/4- gravel.

Volunteers

Hours
Adelman, Jeff 10
Adelman, LT 10
Brueggermeyer, Marcia 9
Cunningham, John 11
Hawley, Bill 15
Leahy, Erin 10
Nelson, Joan 11
O'Donnell, Erin 10

Project Total: 86

Project Date: 9/19/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 west of Tanner Creek
Description: Material and tools pickup.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 6

Project Total: 6

Project Date: 9/16/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 west of Tanner Creek
Description: Power brushing and removing dead fall. Cut out 4 ivy-covered leaner/overhangs.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 9
Martiny, Chuck 9

Project Total: 18

Project Date: 9/12/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 west of Tanner Creek
Description: Clearing. Measuring. Materials List.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 6

Project Total: 6

Project Date: 9/8/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 west of Tanner Creek
Description: Scouting. Cleared 3 small logs. Cut low hanging limbs.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 6

Project Total: 6

Project Date: 9/1/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 west of Tanner Creek
Description: Scouting.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 9

Project Total: 9

Project Date: 8/20/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Brice Hammack
Location: Three Corner Rock to Carpenter Lake Trail Junction
Description: Log out.

Volunteers

Hours
Crouse, Bill 11
Hammack, Brice 12
Martiny, Chuck 12
Murphy, Des 11
Walker, Richard 11

Project Total: 57

Project Date: 7/14/2008 to 7/17/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Brice Hammack
Location: Road 2090 to Road 2000
Description: Completely refurbished trail with crew of high school students form the Forest Youth Success Program working out of Carson Washington.

Volunteers

Hours
Hammack, Brice 28

Project Total: 28

Project Date: 6/14/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Brice Hammack
Location: Road 2090 to Three Corner Rock
Description: Scouted Road 2090 to Three Corner Rock. More than n ormal nukmber of trees down.

Volunteers

Hours
Hammack, Brice 10
McLaughlin, Larry 10

Project Total: 20

Project Date: 6/8/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Bridge of the Gods to I-84 Overpass
Description: Reshaped 200 feet of steep side slope tread, rebuilt 2 drainages ways, removed 1 root wad, power brushed 200 yards of trail, removed barbed wire and old crushed fencing, installed roofing on steps leading down from bridge, removed invasive plants (ivy), removed organics, widened tread and installed base rock in wet problem areas, layed geo-clothe in problem areas, installed 4x4 PT border and pinned with 1/2" rebar, spread 12 yards of gravel and compaced with plate compactor, dressed with 1/4" gravel.

Volunteers

Hours
Arkes, Bob 9
Arkes, Jane 9
Chelin, Chuck 10
Cobb, Roberta 9
Goodwin, Katie 9
Goodwin, Ron 9
Hawley, Bill 39
Hawley, Karla 5
Hilands, Bill 9
Koppy, Larry 9
Lameka, Ann 9
Marriott, Tyler 9
Matzke, Jim 10
Niece, Ron 11
Queen, Steve 7
Settlemeyer, Lois 5
Sohler, Don 9

Project Total: 177

Project Date: 5/26/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Road 2000 south
Description: Cleared 43 logs (20: <8", 23: 8" - 24")

Volunteers

Hours
Cunningham, John 9
Hawley, Bill 10

Project Total: 19

Project Date: 5/13/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Herman Creek to Wilderness Boundary
Description: Cleared limbs and logs. Emoved a large hanging log. Cleared to the snow at 2800'.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 10
Chelin, Chuck 10
Hawley, Bill 10
Martiny, Chuck 10

Project Total: 40

Project Date: 4/27/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 (PCT to Eagle Creek)
Description: Repaired 7 drain dips and 4 minor rock slides (70'). Brushed for 1 mile and repaired tread at multiple locations (1/4 mile total)

Volunteers

Hours
Bronsein, Bill 8
Chelin, Chuck 9
Cunningham, John 10
Dods, Jane 11
Echter, Anna 9
Gifford, Bill 8
Hawley, Bill 11

Project Total: 66

Project Date: 4/14/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Herman Creek to Hatfield Wilderness
Description: Scouted Herman Creek to Hatfield Wilderness. Maps and crew planning.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 11

Project Total: 11

Project Date: 4/13/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Herman Creek junction to Hatfield Wilderness
Description: Cleared 24 trees (1: 26", 2: 14", 7: 6"-12", 14: <6"). Cleaned 25 drain dips. Brushed vine maple throughout.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 11
Chelin, Chuck 11
Hawley, Bill 14
Martiny, Chuck 10

Project Total: 46

Project Date: 4/10/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Wind River, Trail 400
Description: Delivered tools to Wind River tool cache. Took inventory. Scouted Brice's section looking for logs for 4/19 project. Scouted Trail 400

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 9

Project Total: 9

Project Date: 3/25/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Trail 400 at Moffett Creek
Description: Cleared 9 trees, repaired 16 drain dips, 3 slides and 1 mile of tread,, and brushed 1/mile overhead and 3/4 mile on the ground with power brusher.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 9
Chelin, Chuck 9
Fantz, Heather 8
Hanes, Douglas 10
Hawley, Bill 11
Martiny, Chuck 10
Weston, Ruth 9

Project Total: 66

Project Date: 3/22/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Fort Rains
Description: Cleared 15 trees, repaired 5 drain dips, brushed 3/4 mile of blackberry with power brusher, widened 1/2 mile of tread removing creep and popping rocks to even tread.

Volunteers

Hours
Brueggermeyer, Marcia 7
Chelin, Chuck 9
Covey, Kathy 10
Covey, Randy 10
Cunningham, John 9
Hawley, Bill 10
Martiny, Chuck 9
Park, Yon 9
Settlemeyer, Lois 6
Warner, Sam 9

Project Total: 88

Project Date: 3/11/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Tamanous Trail to Gillette Lake
Description: Cleared 9 trees (4" - 8"). Trimmed branches of 4 threes to open trail. Installed lock box at Cascade Locks caches. Posted new assurance markers in new clear cut.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 6

Project Total: 6

Project Date: 3/6/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Dry Creek (south)
Description: Cleared 9 logs (5: 4-10"; 4: 10"+). Repaired 1 large root wad. Reparied 30' of tread.

Volunteers

Hours
Hawley, Bill 12
Martiny, Chuck 11
Vetter, Dick 10

Project Total: 33

Project Date: 2/29/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Chuck Martiny
Location: Tanner Creek to Bridge of the Gods
Description: Removed 9 logs (10" to 24"). Restored tread around a 10' root wad.

Volunteers

Hours
Martiny, Chuck 11
Vetter, Dick 11

Project Total: 22

Project Date: 2/24/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Steve Queen
Location: Clearcut north of Gillette Lake to Greenleaf Creek
Description: Repaired tread damage caused by recent Longview Fibre clear cut. Flagged and bordered trail that coincides with gas line road that no longer has trees on which to put markers. Cut back vine maple that would have grown over the trail in the summer (did same with 100 yard stretch north of Gillette Lake). Performed annual drainage maintenance on the north side of Greenleaf Creek.

Volunteers

Hours
Arkes, Bob 8
Coggswell, Don 8
Hawley, Bill 8
Mikol, Greg 8
Queen, Steve 8
Sakshaug, Arvid 8
Warner, Sam 8

Project Total: 56

Project Date: 2/23/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Ruth Weston
Location: Eagle Creek Trail
Description: Removed most of 36" tree (passable now). Repaired many slides.

Volunteers

Hours
Abell, Chris 9
Bunting, Clint 9
Carr, Pete 9
Cobb, Roberta 9
Hawley, Bill 9
Kliewer, Dave 9
Marriott, Tyler 9
Weston, Ruth 9

Project Total: 72

Project Date: 2/16/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Elowah Falls
Description: Completed construction of a 15' stone wall that supports 20' of trail in the switchback just west of Elowah Falls. Removed 7 logs, repaired 4 drain dips and 2 slidees. Brushed 80 feet of blackberry and salmon berry.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 9
Chelin, Chuck 9
Hawley, Bill 10
Maddox, Ken 8
Park, Yon 9
Vetter, Dick 9

Project Total: 54

Project Date: 2/11/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Ruth Weston
Location: Elowah Falls Trail
Description: Cleared 14 trees, reapired 200' of narrow, eroded trail, built rock wall, brushed three miles, repaired 2 switchbacks.

Volunteers

Hours
Bogue, Willie 9
Carr, Pete 9
Chelin, Chuck 9
Cobb, Roberta 9
Covey, Randy 9
Davidson, Tom 9
Hawley, Bill 9
Jack, Boyd 10
Martiny, Chuck 9
Settlemeyer, Lois 9
Vetter, Dick 9
Weston, Ruth 9

Project Total: 109

Project Date: 2/10/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Trails in the Columbia River Gorge
Description: 45 logs cleared. 45 areas of vine maple cleared. 18 miles of trail cleared: Latoral Falls for 1 mile. Angels Rest to Wahkeena Springs. Multnoma Falls to Horsetail Jct and to Oneonta trailhead. Horsetail Falls to Triple Falls bridge. Eagle Creek past Punchbolw for 2.25 miles one way. Cleared over 18 miles of trail; 80 logs plus we cleared another 45 areas of broken vine maple blocking the trail. Locations: Latorell Trail 1 mile Angels Rest Trail 4.8 miles Wahkeena Trail 2.8 miles Larch Mtn Trail (to Multnomah Falls and beyond the junction with Wahekeena Trail) 2 miles Gorge Trail 400/Oneonta Trail between Multnomah Falls and Oneonta Gorge 2.5 miles Trailhead spur of Oneonta Trail 0.2 miles Oneonta Trail from Trail 400 junction to a little past Triple Falls Bridge 1.3 miles Horsetail Falls 1.3 miles Eagle Creek Trail to a little past Punchbowl 2.5 mile

Volunteers

Hours
Barberis, Joe 11
Cather, Robert 8
Chelin, Chuck 8
Cobb, Roberta 9
Cunningham, John 8
Goodwin, Ron 7
Hawley, Bill 9
Maddox, Ken 6
Martiny, Chuck 11
Roe, David 11
Squires, Bob 6
Vetter, Dick 9
Warner, Sam 9

Project Total: 112

Project Date: 2/9/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Kim Owen
Location: Multomah and Wakeena Falls Loop
Description: Removed 35 trees, repaired 1 slide damage and 1 root wad.

Volunteers

Hours
Chelin, Chuck 9
Owen, Kim 9
Queen, Steve 9
Sakshaug, Arvid 9

Project Total: 36

Project Date: 1/26/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Elowah Falls and McCord Creek Trails
Description: Removed 2 small trees, 0.8 mile brushing with power brush cutter. Cleared 3 culverts, closed shortcuts to avoid switchbacks.

Volunteers

Hours
Abell, Chris 10
Beard, Dennis 9
Chelin, Chuck 9
Cobb, Roberta 8
Hald, Bryan 9
Marriott, Tyler 10
Martiny, Chuck 10
Panter, Henry 6
Robbins, Kyle 8
Schomburg, Dan 9
Vetter, Dick 8
Vhay, John 9

Project Total: 105

Project Date: 1/12/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Kim Owen
Location: Oneonta Trail
Description: Removed a large root wad. Repaired 30 feet of tread.

Volunteers

Hours
Owen, Kim 9
Richard, Jeff 9

Project Total: 18

Project Date: 1/7/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Eagle Creek Trail
Description: Repaired 6 slides on first 1/4 mile of trail. Finished building the 26' bridge, filled in approaches, cleared the trail on approaches. Cleared ditches and culverts along same stretch.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 9
Cather, Robert 9
Chelin, Chuck 8
Cobb, Roberta 8
Hammack, Brice 9
McLaughlin, Larry 9
Weston, Ruth 8

Project Total: 60

Project Date: 1/3/2008 to 1/4/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Eagle Creek Trail
Description: Rebuilt 26' steel beam bridge. Cleared 50' of landslide.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 18
Chelin, Chuck 17
Cobb, Roberta 9
Hawley, Bill 19
Nelson, David 8
Owen, Kim 8

Project Total: 79

Project Date: 1/1/2008
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Bill Hawley
Location: Greenleaf Creek to Table Mountain
Description: Cleared 11 trees (3: 14"-24"; 8: 6"-14"). Repaired 4 drain dips, 2 water bars and 2 slides. Performed general brushing, repaired 200' of creep and rebuilt 40 fee of trail that gave way.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 10
Chelin, Chuck 10
Douglass, Alan 10
Hawley, Bill 11
Martiny, Chuck 10
Nelson, David 10
Robbins, Kyle 10
Sakshaug, Arvid 10
Warner, Sam 10

Project Total: 91

Project Date: 12/29/2007
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Kim Owen
Location: Oneonta Trail
Description: Logged out 2 24" trees, cleaned 2 drain dips, mitigated root wad damage.

Volunteers

Hours
Owen, Kim 6

Project Total: 6

Project Date: 12/29/2007
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Eagle Trail to Punchbowl
Description: Scouting. Slide damage extensive in first half mile.

Volunteers

Hours
Cobb, Roberta 5
Weston, Ruth 5

Project Total: 10

Project Date: 12/10/2007
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Ponytail Falls Trail
Description: Popped rocks and filled holes with gravel. 1065' of tread repair.

Volunteers

Hours
Abell, Chris 8
Carr, Pete 8
Chelin, Chuck 8
Cobb, Dave 8
Cobb, Roberta 8
Portera, Brian 8
Settlemeyer, Lois 8
Warner, Sam 8
Weston, Ruth 8

Project Total: 72

Project Date: 11/5/2007
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Multnomah Falls / Larch Mountain Trail
Description: Hauled cement mix, tools and rails and posts uphill using Honda toters. Installed 130 feet of split rail fencing.

Volunteers

Hours
Carr, Pete 8
Chelin, Chuck 8
Cobb, Roberta 8
Davidson, Tom 8
Hammack, Brice 8
Hawley, Bill 8
Vetter, Dick 8
Walker, Richard 8
Warner, Sam 8
Weston, Ruth 8
Winkler, Dan 8

Project Total: 88

Project Date: 11/3/2007
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Eagle Creek
Description: Trying to bring down the hanging cliff. Edan and Jeff for USFS present.

Volunteers

Hours
Cobb, Roberta 6

Project Total: 6

Project Date: 10/27/2007
Agency: Columbia River Gorge
Leader: Roberta Cobb
Location: Eagle Creek
Description: Repaired 2 slides.

Volunteers

Hours
Berthold, Dana 4
Carr, Pete 5
Chelin, Chuck 6
Cobb, Roberta 4
Maddox, Ken 4
Squires, Bob 4
Vetter, Dick 4

Project Total: 31