Santa Monica Mountains Trail Days 2015

Friday-Sunday April 24, 25, 26 in Point Mugu State Park

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All Volunteers Welcome!

NOTE!! Sunday kicks off National Volunteer Week and the week of Earth Day. Work on Sunday and get your National Volunteer Week started with a fun event!

DIRECTIONS: Ventura Freeway to Wendy Drive in Newbury Park; South to Potrero Road, turn right; at Reino Road bear left to NPS service road (first driveway). Address is 4122 West Potrero Road. View on Google Map ("Santa Monica Mountains Trail Days").

ARRIVE: Cars will be escorted into and out of the park at designated times:
Friday - 5 pm and 7 pm
Saturday - 8 am and 4:30 pm
Sunday - 8:30 am
DEPART: Saturday - 4 pm and 9 pm
Sunday - 8 am and 2:30 pm
Tools are provided, but you can bring a pick, shovel, Pulaski, McLeod, pruning saw, or long-handled loppers.
(Please, no light-weight tools or chain saws.) Must See: Training and Safety Video (YouTube) - this video is also accessible from our website's Trailwork page
DINNER: Saturday Night Barbecue Free FOR VOLUNTEERS. Please RSVP by April 21.
Bring appetizers and beverages. Thank-you raffles Sat. night AND Sun. after work!
WEAR: Gloves, hat, long pants, protective clothing*, sunscreen, lip balm, and work boots or sturdy shoes.
*to keep you warm/dry/comfortable as weather requires, protective eye wear/sunglasses, etc.
CAMPING: Bring your gear! BE GREEN, BRING YOUR OWN MUG! Free camping Friday and/or Saturday nights for Trail Days workers at the Danielson Multi-use Area located under the sycamores and oaks in the heart of Point Mugu State Park. Advance camping registration appreciated by April 21. Register online below or print the flyer (pdf). Print Camping Information (pdf).
PATCHES: Trail Days patches are available for $3.00 each. Patches are also available from previous years.
INFORMATION: Rain (unless torrential) does not cancel.
Santa Monica Mountains Trails Council, 818-222-4531,
You may register online (below) or by mail by printing the flyer (pdf).

To register online, please provide the following information:

(Required fields are highlighted)

Contact Information for Participant or Head of Group/Troop
Name: First   Last
Daytime Phone Address City Zip Code

Camping Friday and/or Saturday nights?                

Part of a Group or Troop?    Group Name
    Troop #    Age Level of Troop
How many in Group / Troop? Note: A parent or organization group leader must accompany volunteers under the age of 18.
    Permission slips signed by a parent or guardian must be provided if an organization group leader accompanies the minor.

Please list the first and last names of all additional people in your party not already named above:
   this is for certificates that we hand out to everyone who volunteers - we would like to get a jump start on filling them out

BARBECUE: How many for dinner on Saturday?  Total # of people     # of children under 12
Patches Ordered: @ $3.00 per patch = $ please bring cash (no checks) along with you and you will receive the patches at the event

Additional information
How many previous years have you participated in Trail Days?
How did you hear about Trail Days?
What trail activities are you most interested in?                
How do you utilize the parks?            
Email address:   to be used for communicating Trail Days information only, unless you also request to be on our mailing list(s)
    Please re-enter email for confirmation:
Would you like to be on our emailing list* for:            
    Other   *we have not yet implemented a mailing list but are considering doing so.