West River Trail Work Day Report

West River Trail Work Day Report

A note from Jason Cooper on the West River Trail workday: “It was a beautiful fall day. Cool with just a hint of rain at one point. We repaired some erosion on the hills of the I-91 bridge construction bypass trail. Beyond that we cleared drainage culverts and ditches, drying out some wet spots and … Continue reading

Plaque of Appreciation

Plaque of Appreciation

From the Friends of the West River Trail: To thank our major donors, we now have a fine beautiful wooden plaque that will be displayed at the Marina Trailhead kiosk (once the bridge construction is completed and the kiosk is back in its permanent place). For now, the plaque can be seen hanging inside, near … Continue reading

I-91 Bridge Construction Trail Talks

I-91 Bridge Construction Trail Talks

A beautiful day for a Trail Talk! The public is invited to monthly Trail Talks to be held for the I-91 Brattleboro Bridge Project. Trail Talks originate at the West River Trail near the marina. The monthly trail talks are sponsored by the PCL+FIGG Construction Team. If you missed this one and are interested in following … Continue reading

West River Trail Work Day Nov 1

West River Trail Work Day Nov 1

Save the date and come on out to our West River Trail Work Day! Saturday, Nov 1, 10 AM to 1 PM. Meet at the Marina Trailhead & bring boots, gloves and water We have plenty of tools, but if you prefer, bring your own shovel, iron rake, hand saw, clippers or leaf rake. It … Continue reading

Bridge Trail Talk

Bridge Trail Talk

Interested is finding out more about the new I-91 bridge spanning the West River? Join the PCL+FIGG Team for the next on-site Trail Talk on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8 am. Interested participants should meet the PCL+FIGG Team at the West River Trail Marina trailhead on Saturday, October 11, 2014, at 8 am. The … Continue reading

Trail Talk

Trail Talk

The next community Trail Talk will be held this Saturday, September 13, 2014. Interested participants should meet up at the West River Trail Marina trailhead at 8 AM. The talk will begin at 8:15 AM. Participants will walk the trail to the I-91 bridge site, so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. The trail talks will discuss the status … Continue reading

Concerns Stall West River Trail Work in Dummerston

Concerns Stall West River Trail Work in Dummerston

This is a reprint of an article that originally appeared in the Brattleboro Reformer on 8/27/2014.  Mike Faher can be reached at mfaher@reformer.com or 802-254-2311, ext. 275. http://www.reformer.com/localnews/ci_26412197/questions-concerns-stall-trail-work-dummerston.  DUMMERSTON — West River Trail advocates are hoping to someday provide a relatively smooth ride for bicyclists along an old rail bed stretching from Brattleboro to Londonderry. … Continue reading