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Powell Butte Nature Park
Saturday, November 11 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Join Hands on Portland and other community members to improve trails on Powell Butte!
Event Types > Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers
Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer SE Portland)
Saturday, November 11, 9:00 AM-noon
Join Hands On Portland and Portland Parks & Recreation in service on Powell Butte on this Veteran’s Day. Projects include trail work, ivy and other invasive species removal, fence work and possibly mulching or watering native plants. No experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and granola bars provided. Participants should be at least 8 years old and accompanied by an attentive adult. (Participants unaccompanied by an adult should be at least 14 years old.) Volunteers will be walking up to 5 miles during the event, so arrive before 9:00 AM to make sure you meet up with the group. All projects start at 9:00 AM.
Meet at: Main Entrance, south of Powell Blvd. (Hwy 26 East) on SE 162nd. Turn south onto SE 162nd from Powell Blvd. and follow the entrance road to the visitors center and parking lot at the top of the Butte. Group will likely be hiking quite a ways from the parking lot, so be on time to be sure to meet up with the group.
Tri-met bus: # 9. (SE 162nd St. stop)
Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap.
RSVP to Hands on Portland: https://www.handsonportland.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Details_Page?id=a0C1200000lXTub
For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 before 12:00 PM Friday before event. Day of event text/call Lucy: 503.314.0347 or Susan: 503.823.5937.