2015 North Shore Trailbuilder Academy
The NSMBA is proud to announce our 2015 dates for the North Shore Builders Academy presented by Arc’teryx.
To sign up for one of the below evening sessions (7pm start), please click on the date below.
The course is free for all NSMBA members.
Above dates will will be followed by a practical building day, location TBA.
The philosophies of the North Shore Trail Builder Academy:
Respect for the environment.
Long term care and development of our trails through sustainable practices.
The forest is a shared resource.
Positive User Experience.
The curriculum covers the following topics:
How to build sustainably - trail assessment - banked turns - retaining walls - bench cut - reroutes - reclamation - rolling contour - speed & flow - drainage - armouring - alignment & line selection - liability - environmental care
best practices: a systematic approach