The Dirt

Trail Crew Leader Class- Feb 24th and 25th

Love trails? Want to learn how to build and maintain them? SORBA Atlanta continues to lead the way in Trails Education in the State of Georgia and the Southeast. Join us for our Trail Crew Leader Class at the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area.

Volunteers are essential to construct and maintain the trails you love to ride, run or hike on public land. SORBA Atlanta is taking the lead in Trails Education in North Georgia and partners yearly with the National Park Service to teach sustainable trail construction and maintenance.

This class is free to SORBA Atlanta Chapter members, CRNRA Trailblazers and Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy members.

The class is available to all other trail enthusiasts for $45 plus processing fee.

There is a 20 person max attendance for this cass.

This is a two day course that runs 9-4 for 2 days and covers sustainable trail construction, maintenece and how to run a volunteer crew on work days. The class is half classroom lecture, half field work and is taught by Walt Bready.

Register at Eventbrite here:

Please wear weather appropriate clothing, wear closed toed shoes sturdy enough for hiking, bring gloves, water, snacks, and a notebook and a pen.

If you have any specific questions about the class, email