North Country Trail Association

Events

It is always recommended you contact the host Chapter or Affiliate organization prior to attending an event to confirm details.
This calendar is updated as often as possible but sudden changes to event details may not be reflected here.

Please always plan ahead to prepare for the activity you’re participating in. Contact the Chapter with questions prior to the event and educate yourself on Leave No Trace principles. All events hosted by the NCTA will follow the current Covid-19 guidelines, which are available for viewing on the Trail Alerts web page.

Date/Time
Event
Aug 18 - Aug 22
All Day

Adirondacks Volunteer Work Week

We will construct new NCNST in New York’s Adirondack Mountains. This volunteer work week will be August 18-22 on the Jones Hill section of the NCNST in Hoffman Notch Wilderness. No prior skills are needed. Skills training and tools will be provided. Volunteers will provide their own food and lodging. Schroon Lake Village offers many […]

Jones Hill, Hoffman Notch Wilderness, Schroon Lake New York

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Aug 19
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Marquette Trail 50, Race Setup

Help Trail Crew Leader Brad of the NCTA Marquette Area Chapter with the Marquette Trail 50 finish line setup. The Marquette Trail 50 running race is one of our awesome trail partners and has provided our Chapter with some generous donations in thanks for our volunteer help. Meet Brad at the Noquemanon Trail Network Trailhead […]

Noquemanon Forestville Trailhead, Marquette Michigan

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Aug 20
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Chequamegon Chapter Work Day

This is our August date for a NCTA Chequamegon Chapter workday. We could be making new Trail, installing a puncheon, building a campsite, or doing some other type of trail work. The precise nature of the work and the location is dependent upon weather, trail conditions, U.S. Forest Service approval, and available resources. A decision […]

Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, Drummond Wisconsin

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Aug 20
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Dakota Prairie Chapter: Hike Sheyenne National Grasslands to Ekre Grassland Preserve

The next hike that Dakota Prairie Chapter is sponsoring will take place on Saturday, August 20, 2022. It will begin in the Sheyenne National Grasslands and continue 6.5 miles to Albert Ekre Grassland Preserve. We will meet at the Ekre Preserve at 9:00 A.M., shuttle to the East Trailhead in the SNG and hike back […]

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Aug 20
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Trail Building: Clark Hill State Forest, NY

Join the NCTA Central New York Chapter in some relatively light “roughing out” of sections of new NCNST: Lopping brush, raking, some initial smoothing of trail surface. Chainsaw crew will handle heavier cutting. For details, contact Steve Kinne at at2hike@yahoo.com or 315-882-3684.

Clark Hill State Forest, Remsen New York

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Aug 20
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Springvale Road to Krause Road Hike, Jordan Valley 45° Chapter

This section of NCNST is absolutely one of the best in our Chapter’s (“J45”) section. For the NCTA Jordan Valley 45° Chapter’s monthly hike, we will meet at the Trail crossing at Krause Road (Michigan NCNST Mile 614.5) at 10:00 a.m. At 10:30 we will drive hikers to the start at Springvale Road (625.25). We […]

Krause Road Trailhead, Petoskey Michigan

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Aug 21
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Trail Building: Clark Hill State Forest, NY

Join the NCTA Central New York Chapter in some relatively light “roughing out” of sections of new NCNST: Lopping brush, raking, some initial smoothing of trail surface. Chainsaw crew will handle heavier cutting. For details, contact Steve Kinne at at2hike@yahoo.com or 315-882-3684.

Clark Hill State Forest, Remsen New York

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Aug 25
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Trail Building: Clark Hill State Forest, NY

Join the NCTA Central New York Chapter in some relatively light “roughing out” of sections of new NCNST: Lopping brush, raking, some initial smoothing of trail surface. Chainsaw crew will handle heavier cutting. For details, contact Steve Kinne at at2hike@yahoo.com or 315-882-3684.

Clark Hill State Forest, Remsen New York

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Aug 25
3:45 pm - 6:45 pm

Jordan Valley 45° Chapter: Thursday Afternoon Hike

Join the members of The Jordan Valley 45 Chapter of the NCTA to a short hike and meeting on August 25. The 3 mile hike will be in the Elizabeth B. Hoffman (Little Traverse Conservancy) Nature Preserve. We will meet in the parking lot of Bier’s Brewery 17959 Ferry Road (near US 31) Charlevoix and […]

Bier’s Brewery, Charlevoix MI

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Aug 27
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Group Hike, Rush Lake Road to Motts Ravine Road

Please join the NCTA Brule-St. Croix Chapter members Jim and Jane Anklam for about a 4.5-mile hike along the NCNST. We will meet at Twin Gables restaurant parking lot in Brule, Wisc. at 9:00 a.m. (13992 US 2). We will caravan to the ending location on Motts Ravine Road and then carpool to the starting […]

Twin Gables, Brule Wisconsin

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This listing includes events hosted by NCTA Chapters and sometimes events hosted by Affiliate organizations. If an Affiliate’s event is not listed here, please check their organization’s website for details or confirmation.

The NCTA thanks Bell’s Brewery for their support of this events calendar development.