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National Trails Day Event at Kent Trails!

Saturday, June 3, 2023

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! Trail cleaning, Garlic Mustard pulling, painting the underpass, and other projects are available. Come on out to explore the Kent Trails, get some fresh air, and help support our beautiful trails!

Registration is required. For questions or registrations, email

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 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.