Maine Appalachian Trail Club's Annual Spring Mtg

Maine Appalachian Trail Club

Maine Appalachian Trail Club

A full day of information and time for folks to hang out together is planned for this year's Maine Appalachian Trail Club's (MATC) annual Spring Meeting. It all takes place at the Lincoln Auditorium at the University of Maine's Farmington Campus on Saturday, April 19, 2014, from 8 AM until 2:30 PM.

Volunteers with MATC have preserved and maintained 267 miles of the Appalachian Trail (AT) in Maine since 1935.

The annual spring meeting helps start the new Trail year off right with inspiring workshops and even more inspirational time spent with others who love the AT.

Workshop Titles for 2014:

  • Accessibility of Trail Structures
  • Corridor Monitoring
  • Trail Maintenance Standards
  • The Maine Trail Crew
  • All about the Executive Committee
  • The Maine Appalachian Trail Land Trust

Proposed Spring Meeting Schedule

  • 8:00 AM: Registration, coffee, and socializing - 2013 MATC in Review slide show
  • 9:00 AM: Annual Business Meeting of the Club
  • 10:00 AM: Question and Answer Session on Club Reports
  • 11:00 AM: Concurrent Workshops
  • 12:00 PM: Lunch
  • 1:00 PM: Guest Speaker: Hawk Metheny of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy
  • 1:30 PM: Concurrent Workshops
  • 2:30 PM: End of Day

Contact Information

Click Here for MATC

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