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Annual National Trails Day Event!

Saturday, June 1, 2024

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kent Trails - North Trailhead
1700 Butterworth St SW
Grand Rapids, MI

Celebrate National Trails Day by supporting the Kent Trails, a 15-mile non-motorized paved trail that runs through various Kent County Park sites! At this event there will be a variety of fun project opportunities, such as trail cleaning, garlic mustard pulling, painting the underpass, and more! Great for volunteers of all ages and groups of all sizes! Come on out, explore the beauty of the Kent Trails, and help make a difference!

Registration is required. Please click the “Register” button to sign up.

NOTE: Projects are not canceled for light rain, but they may be delayed or canceled for heavy rain or weather advisories. Please dress for the weather and pack personal items such as water bottles, insect repellent, etc. We strongly recommend wearing long pants and work shoes or boots to all events. All tools and supplies, including light work gloves, will be provided on site. Waiver forms will be available on site, or groups/organizations may submit a waiver prior to the event date. Any child under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian or designated organization leader for the duration of the event. Although leashed pets are welcome at most parks, pets (except for service animals) are not permitted at volunteer events due to safety concerns.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email KCPvsevents@kentcountymi.gov. Thank you!