Controlling over 20 species of noxious weeds is one of our toughest stewardship duties. The timing of weed control treatments depends on the stage of plant growth and favorable weather conditions so we keep a flexible schedule.
Many dates from late April to July. Controlling over 20 species of noxious weeds is one of our toughest stewardship duties. Timing of weed control treatments depends on stage of plant growth and favorable weather conditions so we keep a flexible schedule.
Join us on Saturday, April 6th for Sage Hills trail maintenance. We will meet at 9:00 am at the end of the pavement on Horse Lake Rd. This work will likely be light to moderate and involve hiking 2-3 miles and using hand tools such as hoes and McLeods along the way. We will be done by 1:00, and enjoy a lunch provided by CDLT.
Join us on Saturday, April 13th for the 2nd Annual SageFest - a volunteer trail event co-sponsored by Chelan-Douglas Land Trust (CDLT) and Central WA Evergreen Mountain Bike Association (EMBA).
Celebrate Native Plant Appreciation week by spending an evening surrounded by blooming wildflowers, with a great view to lift your spirits. Conservation Fellow Susan Ballinger has designed these short, weekday strolls to fit a busy schedule and all ages.
Short (0.1 mile) re-route of main Sage Hills trail near Day Drive to remove current trail from private property. Volunteers will use handtools to construct new trail tread close to Day Drive trailhead. Bring a water bottle, wear sturdy shoes, and dress appropriately for the weather. CDLT will supply all necessary tools and equipment.
Volunteers will use handtools to close a trail on private property, restore the trailbed with native grass seeding and the installation of erosion control materials, and install fence segments as barriers. There will also be work to reroute a short section of eroded and braided trail along the main Sage Hills Trail.
Want to bike in the Foothills but unsure of where to go? Learn the lay of the land and get tips from an expert with this short mountain bike trip in the Sage Hills during prime wildflower season.
Want to run in the Foothills but unsure of where to go? Or just want to meet other trail runners? Learn the lay of the land and get tips from an expert with this early trail run in the Sage Hills.
Show your appreciation for the Sage Hills trails by joining CDLT for a maintenance work party! Volunteers should plan on walking 2-4 miles and using a handtool to clear trail drainages and repair the tread. Wear clothes you can get dirty, sturdy footwear, and bring a water bottle. CDLT will supply tools and snacks.