WMHCTA Upcoming Trail Projects

2024 Trail Projects   

 Trail Projects involve single day-hikes and multi-day trips.  Volunteers work improving trail tread, clearing brush and logs, and improving or replacing trail signs.  Multi-day trips often have Stock animals and include a travel day to and from the trailhead.  

North Fork Catherine Creek

July 14-18

Rock Springs Trail 

July 19-July 21

Upper Minam River (FULL)

July 28-July 31

Lackey's Hole

July 30-August 4

North Minam Meadows

August 2-6

Wonker Pass/Trail Creek

August 9-15 

Boner Flat

August 10-13

Cougar Ridge

   August 30- September 2

Hurricane Creek #2

September 14-15

Lostine Wildlife Area

September 13-14

Temperance Creek

September 15 (Tentative)

McGraw Crossing Rock Repair

September 15 (Tentative)

Elk Creek Trail Rock Removal

September 15 (Tentative)

East Eagle/ Sullivan Creek

(July) Dates Tentative

2024 Sign Scouting Projects

 Sign Scouting Projects involve assessing trail sign damage and needs from recent wildfires (The Double Creek, Nebo, and Sturgill).  Trips vary from day-hikes to multi-day trips.  Volunteers will hike each corresponding route, take a few pictures and notes (digital) at the sign junction or waypoint, and report the information back so that new signs can be produced and installed later.  

Dates are flexible unless already planned and set.  Must hike in groups of at least 2.   Email info@wmhcta.org for more information.


Double Creek Fire Sign Project Map

Sturgill Fire Project Map

Double Creek.pdf
Miner's basin & upper minam.pdf

Snake River Sign Trip 

(Raft + Hike Multi-day)

FULL

Freezeout/Saddle Creek

FULL

Grizzly Ridge 


Warnock Corrals Loop

FULL

Western Rim (Car) 

FULL

Mormon Flat

FULL

Upper Deep Creek

FULL

Buckaroo Gulch (advanced foot wayfinding)

FULL

Fingerboard Saddle (Horse preferred)

FULL

Miner's Basin

June 22

 Upper North Minam 

FULL


2024 Completed Trail Projects & Trainings

Lower Imnaha

March 16-17

Nimiipuu / Dug Bar Trail

March 30-31

College Creek Guard Station Facilities Maintenance

April 20

Lower Imnaha #2

April 27

Dug Creek

April 28

Chief  Joseph Trail

 (with Wallowa Resources)

May 15 

Falls Creek to Legore Mine

June 1

West Fork Wallowa River Trail (past Ice Lake Junction) 

June 1 

32 Point Creek 

June 1-June 7

Meads Flat 

June 7- June 9

Ice Lake Trail 

June 8 

Cemetery Ridge

June 8 

Murphy Creek/Big Sheep Ridge

June 15-17 

Goat Creek

June 19-23 

Middle Minam River

June 23-27

Imnaha River Brushing

June 28-June 30

McCully Creek Trail 

June 29

Norway Basin

July 1-July 2

Bear Creek

July 4-7

Devil's Gulch

July 8, 10

Silver Creek (Bill George) to Murray Saddle

July 9

Twin Lakes Cluster 

July 11-July 17

2023 Completed Trail Projects & Trainings

Big Sheep Bog (Tenderfoot TH)

Friday, Sept. 29

Lostine Wildlife Trail Maintenance #2

September 22- September 23

Cougar Ridge

September 1-September 3

Rock Creek

August 26 -September 2

Sullivan Creek #2

August 26-August  28

Lackey's Hole

August 12-19

 Sullivan Creek #1

August 6- August 8

Little Kettle Creek

August 3- August 6

Upper Minam River

July 25- July 30

Rock Springs Trail 

July 22-July 23

Mule Peak (complete)

July 15-17

Twin Lakes Cluster (complete)

July 6-July 13

Lostine Wildlife Area (complete)

July 7-8, 2023

 Horse Ranch (complete)

July 5-July 11

E Fork Lostine River (complete)

July 1

Murphy Creek #1 (complete)

June 23-June 26

  Lake Fork Creek #1

   Southern Wallowas (complete)

 June 9

32 Point Creek #1 (complete)

June 7-June 11

McCully Creek Trail (complete)

Saturday, June 3

Meads Flat (complete)

June 2- June 4

East Fork Wallowa River Trail #2 (complete)

Saturday, May 27

Reservoir Bench (complete)

May 26-May 31

Hurricane Creek (complete)

Sunday, May 21

Mt. Joseph Trail (complete)

Saturday, May 20

East Fork Wallowa River Trail #1 (complete)

Saturday, May 13

Rhodes Creek (complete)

May 13-14

Falls Creek Trail (complete)

Friday, May 12

Eureka-Chalk Creeks (complete)

April 30-May 4

Tulley Creek Tread Training

(complete)

May 6-7

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