Middle Fork Trail

50th Anniversary of the wild & scenic Rivers Act Celebration!

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Dates: June 26-July 1

         Arrive: Exact time TBD; morning 6/26

         Depart: late afternoon 7/1

Trailhead: Boundary Creek

Meet Up: Boundary Creek campground

Rating: Moderate

Basecamp: Backcountry Primitive

Meals Provided: B/L/D 6/26-30

             B/L 7/1

Description:

Join SBFC and US Forest Service staff to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act by maintaining the upper section of the Middle Fork Trail, the longest wilderness trail in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. One of the eight original Wild and Scenic Rivers, the Middle Fork of the Salmon was designated Wild and Scenic October 2, 1968. Volunteers will use crosscuts and single-bit axes to clear trees in the corridor. Pack support will be provided for group gear, food and tools.