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2020 NCTA Award Winners

NCTA Honors Volunteers in Annual Awards Ceremony The North Country Trail Association honored noteworthy volunteers for their dedication to the support and development of the North Country National Scenic Trail. The Annual Awards ceremony took place as part of the organization’s Virtual Celebration with volunteers in attendance from across the 8-state region. Volunteers are the […]

Marianne Duvendack: Volunteer Spotlight

  “I sometimes find that folks also drop off a little cash,” Marianne added. “I’ve also asked friends to send an extra donation to one of their favorite charities instead of paying me.” Since mid-March of this year, face masks have become an essential part of wardrobes across America. The Coronavirus pandemic caused the Center […]

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 […]