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September 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Free
Sinks Canyon State host activities for the nation’s largest single-day volunteer event – National Public Lands Day.
Wyoming Game and Fish, American Alpine Club and the Sinks Canyon Natural Resource Council offer perspectives about challenges and opportunities 3-7pm at the Sawmill Campground shelter. Staff will be on hand to discuss the nearly completed park master plan as well as recreational opportunities at the park.
The American Alpine Club will be providing SWAG to the first 25 people who arrive and offering raffles for prizes throughout the day.
The Central Wyoming Climbers Alliance will also host a volunteer cleanup opportunity nearby at Wild Iris in the Shoshone National Forest. Volunteers are asked to meet at the Aspen Glades parking area off Limestone Road at 9 a.m. Tools will be provided. Work will take place approximately a half-mile from the trailhead. Improvements to the trail will involve working on the downslope of the trail, as well as raking spoils and naturalizing. Work is expected to last until approximately 1-2 p.m.
Finally, the Lander Cycling Club trail maintenance day working on the Lower Sinks Canyon Trails. Volunteers meet at Sinks Canyon Campground at 10 a.m. Free volunteer dinner 5pm.