Blues Crew Work Party: Lick Creek Trails
1415 W Rose St, Walla Walla, WA 99362, USA
The Blues Crew has worked hard this season to improve major portions of the Lick Creek trail. This work party will attempt to complete the trail improvements to the mid-section of the lower trail. The work area will be reached from the Umatilla River Road near Corporation. There will be a 1.5+ mile hike up to the work area from the trailhead. Note that the work area is in a densely wooded area with shade.
Major brush work
Removal of tree fall and logs
Placement of trail signs
Pets are not to accompany volunteers on a Blues Crew work party due to work safety concerns.
Moderate to difficult
7:30 am – Meet at USFS parking lot on Rose Street in Walla Walla
7:45 am – Depart for Corporation and Lick Creek Trailhead
9:00 am – Arrive Trailhead. Orientation and safety briefing
Noon – Bring your own lunch
3 pm – Work complete. Discussion and beverages at trailhead. Return to Walla Walla.
What to wear: Boots – no sneakers or sandals
Eye protection (glasses, sun glasses)
Ticks can be present: DEET for self, permethrin for clothes
What to bring: Lunch, snacks and water
"Leave No Trace": Please come prepared to pack out your toilet paper in a sealed plastic bag.
Blues Crew Supplied:
First aid kit
Blues Crew Lead: Greg Brown
PLEASE NOTE** This work will be done in the North Fork Umatilla Wilderness, wilderness restrictions apply.