- Estimated Cost: $25
- Deposit: $25
- Max Trip Size: 18 people
Hiking and trail clearing on the Border Route Trail (a segment of the North Country National Trail) on the eastern edge of the BWCA Wilderness area. We will car camp (tents) at McFarland Lake MN Forestry campsite at the end of the Arrowhead trail road. There are no services on the Arrowhead Trail.
Trip starts Friday morning at the trail head parking lot. Trip ends Sunday afternoon. Two and three day work options. Be prepared for May conditions at the Canadian Border. Be capable of hiking 5 miles per day on rugged wilderness trail with daypack and your food, water & appropriate extra clothing.
We will use hand tools such as lobbers & saws, chain saws for those with NPS or USFS sawyer cards, brush cutters and hand work of throwing off brush and logs. Equipment and safety gear is provided by BRTA.
BRTA will provide Dinner Friday and Saturday evening, Breakfast Saturday & Sunday and potable water. Bring your own lunches, snacks and special beverages.