WMTC_Gathering 2020_email


9:30 - 10am: Registration, Coffee and Pastries

10 - 10:30 am: Welcome - Melanie Luce, Executive Director WMTC

10:30 am: 2020 Projects - Yohann Hanley, Project Manager WMTC

11:30 am: Camp Dodge - Amanda Peterson, AMC

12:30 pm:  Lunch

1:00 pm: Keynote Speaker John Farvo; John Favro has 40 years of trail management, construction, and maintenance experience with the U.S. Forest Service in California, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and North Dakota. He also worked in the country of Jordan developing outfitter camps and camel trails. John has instructed for 8 years as a trail instructor teaching sustainable trail planning, construction and maintenance for the Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in many states throughout the United States. John's experience includes working on trails and projects for hikers, bikers, ATV, and multiple use trails. He has also worked extensively on equestrian-related trail projects (backcountry packing, trail & pleasure riding, endurance & distance riding, etc.). John is involved in supporting the trails "industry." He serves as the Chairman of American Trails and works closely with the Backcountry Horsemen of Montana. He is also a member of the Professional Trail Builders.

2:00 pm: USFS Trail Strategy - Stan Carte Assistant Recreation and Wilderness Program Leader, White Mountain National Forest

3:00 pm: Wrap up Melanie Luce, Executive Director

Meet across the street at The Glen House for Social Hour