Tread Repaired in Switchback Trail 6/22/14!

Swan Rangers repaired two slumps in the Switchback Trail, cleared brush, and removed two deadfall logs - with many thanks to the guy with the chainsaw that recently cleared the rest of the dozens of deadfall!

Click "Read Full Article," below, to see more photos of how the two slumps were repaired!

 

In the first three photos, a log sill is laid and the trail reestablished where an uprooted tree had torn its roots from the trail tread:

 

In the next three photos, a sill log is laid and the trail reestablished where a downed log had smashed and ripped away the trail tread:

 


This article published on June 22, 2014 • [Permalink]