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Delaware & Lehigh - Trail Tenders Announce May Schedule
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The D&L Trail Tenders are gearing up for a big spring.  We are always thrilled to see new faces, so come out for any of the events listed below, support the trail, get a little dirty, and have a great time.  For the veteran tenders out there, get ready for another great season.The Trail Tenders are always looking for new members.

Lehigh Valley:

Sat., May 9: 9 a.m. – noon Meet at Lock 43 to clear honeysuckle from the Lehigh River side of trail.

Sat., May 16: 9 a.m. – noon Meet at Lock 43 to clear honeysuckle from the Lehigh River side of trail.

Wed., May 27: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. We will cut and drag honeysuckle and other brush to s city operated chipper/shredder.

Sat., May 30: 9 a.m. – noon Meet at Sand Island to prep area for National Trails Day event June 6. We need a large turnout for this cleanup.

For more information on Lehigh Valley events contact Dennis Scholl at [email protected]

Easton:

Sat., May 16: 9 a.m. – noon Meet at the canal boat in Hugh Moore Park to rake out the trail perimeter near the canal boat concession and plant grass seed. Please bring rakes.

For more information contact Charlie Supenis at [email protected]

Northern Lehigh:

Sat., May 16: 9 a.m. – noon Meet at Slatington Trailhead to travel by car to Lock 25 in Walnuport. Tenders will begin clearing the overflow (bypass) channel at the lock. Please bring loppers and saws.

For more information contact Dean Hower at [email protected]

Carbon County:

Sat., May 16: 9 a.m. – noon Meet at Lehigh Canal Park in Parryville to continue cleanup of the Lock 13 area.

Sat., May 23: 9 a.m. – noon Site to be determined between Parryville and Weissport.

For more information contact Doug Makofka at [email protected]Trail Tenders clear brush at the Sand Island site.

Dates to Pencil In:

Sat. June 6:

10 a.m. – 1 p.m. “Travel the Towpath” National Trails Day event in Bethlehem. Contact Dennis Scholl, D&L: [email protected]

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. National Trails Day event in Hugh Moore Park, Easton. Contact Rayne Schnabel, D&L: [email protected]

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. National Trails Day event in Bucks County.  Contact Donna Boone, D&L: [email protected]

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. National Trails Day event in Hazelton.  Contact Bob Skulsky: [email protected]

Friday, June 12: 10 a.m. Weissport Trailhead Dedication.  Contact Sandy Duda, D&L: [email protected]

General questions about the D&L Trail Tenders can be addressed to Outreach Coordinator Dennis Scholl at [email protected] or 610-923-3548 (ext.225).

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