Post BCT de-claw report-
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    mtbr member
    Join Date
    Oct 2013

    Post BCT de-claw report

    Over the weekend Sonoran Expeditions hosted a 2 day pruning session on the Black Canyon Trail. The goal was to cut back the Cat Claw Acacia on some of the most grown over sections. A small group of volunteers were able to completely clear the Antelope Creek section and a few miles south of Gloriana Mine.

    Sonoran Ex provided volunteers with BBQ cook out Saturday night and breakfast in the morning.
    Post BCT de-claw report-bctcat.jpg
    While we were please to log a combined 36 hours of labor on the trail the turnout was low. A total of four volunteers (including SonEx owner Brob McPherson) were able to clear apprx 8 miles of combined trail. There is much more work that needs to be done to get the trail back into its glory.

    Stay tuned for details on round 2 of De-Claw the BCT. Cheers!

  2. #2
    How much further ???
    Reputation: Douger-1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Thank you for your hard work. I went out and cleared some cat claw on a few miles of the AZT a few weeks back, and I can attest it is not a fun job.
    “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did." Mark Twain

  3. #3
    mtbr member
    Reputation: AzKennedy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Thank you so much for your efforts! I love the section and am hoping to ride it several times this season. I will look for round 2 and hope to be able to help out.
    Thanks again!

Similar Threads

  1. RR: Another report from the Kaibab (X-post from AZ)
    By schillingsworth in forum Riding Passion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-10-2013, 08:26 AM
  2. RR: Another report from the Kaibab (X-post from AZ)
    By schillingsworth in forum Bikepacking and Bike Expedition
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 06-08-2013, 04:22 PM
  3. I guess ill post my RDO, report
    By north_of_us in forum Niner Bikes
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-23-2012, 12:58 PM
  4. Weekend Report: Post Armageddon
    By TroutBum in forum Singlespeed
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 05-23-2011, 10:32 AM
  5. Picket Post cat claw carnage
    By Stumpy29er in forum Arizona
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 12-30-2010, 05:57 PM

Members who have read this thread: 0

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts




© Copyright 2019 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.