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Spring Creek Bridge Replacement: Trail Project Highlight

The bridge replacement project was originally scheduled for November 2019 but due to unseasonably cold weather and the coronavirus pandemic, bridge reconstruction finally occurred in mid-June 2020. The Wisconsin Roving Trail Crew replaced a bridge near Solon Springs this summer. All photos by Jane and Bob Leedle by Bob Leedle The original bridge was constructed […]

NCTA Regional Trail Coordinators: A Day in the Life

Our Regional Trail Coordinators are vital liaisons to volunteers, Affiliate and Partner organizations and agencies, and members of the public. Much of their trail management, protection, and outreach work is done face-to-face on or near the North Country Trail.   by Matt Davis, NCTA Regional Trail Coordinator (RTC) for North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin   […]

Derrick Passe: Crew Leader Spotlight

  Derrick is a man who knows how to get things done, and his first brush with leadership came about nearly 30 years ago. He saw a volunteer recruitment flier for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and decided to sign up. He even checked that he would be a trip leader if they needed […]