Adopt-A-Trail

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Welcome to our adopt-a-trail reports section for Holcomb Creek Trail in the San Bernardino National Forest, just outside of Fawnskin, California. On average, many in our group of now 60+ head out once a month during the spring, summer and fall to patrol, clean up and check for maintenance needs. What do we need from you? It's easy and fun for the whole family. Join us on cleanup runs - there's a job for anyone of any age. Find out more and sign up here on the forums.

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Dams, stakes, and crossings

On April 26, 2014, four AAT crew members -Kurt, Roger, Steve, and Ryan met to do AAT work on Holcomb Creek.

  • 04 / 2014

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Trail Report

The East creek crossing is nice and clean and dam-free. The water level is way down but there are still fish in the creek.

  • 02 / 2014

Maintenance run to 3N93 05/07/2011

I went up to Holcomb on Friday, 5/6 to do some clean up work on the trail. I sent the day cleaning up felled trees and removing some from the trail. I spend a total of 8 hours on Friday. Saturday, Chuck and Nick met with me at Fawnskin and we headed up to do […]

  • 05 / 2011

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Workday Report – Waterbar

By Russ | Art (AW12345) and I started the 3N93 workday by digging a ditch and building a water bar to divert the water that was flowing along the east end of the trail.

  • 05 / 2010

Trail Maintenance Report

Russ, Tom, Randall and Ryan worked to divert and clear blocked stream crossings and cut back brush along 3N93. Major clearing of the stream crossing at the rock garden was performed to repair stream hydrology and divert the flow from entering directly into the rock garden. Thanks for all the hard work.

  • 05 / 2010

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Work day recap

By Ryan | Six MJR AAT crew members installed two gabion baskets along the off camber shelf section of 3N93.

  • 05 / 2010

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Water Diversion

By Russ | On Sunday, May 2, 2010 Nick (USMC 0369), Tom (Black & Tan TJ) and myself (Russ Chung) started at the west end of 3N93.

  • 05 / 2010

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Holcomb Creek AAT Day Recap

Our AAT work day on Holcomb Creek began with our usally safety meeting at the Fawnskin Fire Station.

  • 04 / 2010

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Holcomb Workday November

By Kurt | We spent the day moving a rock on Holcomb. That would be called Nick’s rock from now on because he’s the one who chose the thing.

  • 10 / 2009

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Oct 3rd & 4th Holcomb Creek Work Report

By Ryan | On Saturday, October 3rd, six AAT members, Chuck, Alycia, Nick, Jason, Cathy, and Ryan worked eight long hours repairing the stream crossing on the east end of 3N93.

  • 10 / 2009

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Holcomb Water Crossing Workday Report

After hosting the safety meeting, Doug announced the plan for the day: to continue draining and fill in the remaining creek overflow at the 3N93 crossing.

  • 09 / 2009

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Holcomb Water Crossing Work

5 Hardworking Adopt-A-Trail volunteers; Chuck, Alycia, Doug, Cathy, and Ryan, worked an eleven hour work day on the Holcomb Creek trail moving rocks, mud, and even bigger rocks.

  • 08 / 2009

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August Holcomb Creek Workday

By Ryan – Our Trail Maintenance day on the Holcomb Creek trail began with our safety meeting at the Valero gas station.

  • 08 / 2009