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Trail Work Session

Big Schloss Cutoff Trail

September 17, 2005

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The Stonewall Brigade Crew gathers at Wolf Gap Recreation Area.
From the left, Crew Chief Jim Tomlin, with stalwart volunteers Catherine, Roy, Krista, Jeff, Johanna, Claudia, and Dorothy.

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The Crew at the Big Schloss Cutoff Trail Head on Forest Service 92.
From the left, Roy, Dorothy, Johanna, Catherine, Krista, Claudia, Jeff.

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Crew Chief Jim Tomlin demonstrates proper use of the McLeod Tool.
From the left, Jeff, Dorothy, Krista, Jim, Claudia, Johanna, and Roy.

   
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This blowdown will require some serious work.
From the left, Krista, Claudia, and Catherine.

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The crew examines the situation from all angles before starting to cut.
From the left, Krista, Catherine (partly obscured), Roy, Jim, and Jeff.

   
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The first of several cuts is partway through.
Jim's turn on the saw.

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The blowdown is reduced to manageable size.
From the left, Dorothy, Jim, Krista, Claudia, Roy, Catherine, Johanna, and Jeff.

   
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The crew is triumphant, the blowdown is defeated, and the trail is open and safe.
From the left, Krista, Roy, Johanna, Catherine, Jim, Claudia, Jeff, and Lee.

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