Organizing & Running Trail Work

This page contains an outline for JORBA park representatives for organizing and running trail work.

Land Manager Approval

It is your responsibility to notify your land manger of the work you intend to perform. Some land managers might have their own recording and training requirements. Make sure you adhere to them. First and foremost any and all work performed is at the discretion of your land manger.

Post your work on JORBA.org

All trail work most be posted and managed through the JORBA website. This is an insurance issue.

Send an email with the events date, time, duration, and further instructions to tom@jorba.org for inclusion on our website and calendar.

Have your volunteers RSVP

It is a good idea to to get a handle on the number of volunteers you are expecting. This allows you to bring the proper number of tools and decide if you need help managing the volunteers.

Have your volunteers sign a waiver

All volunteers and staff must complete the JORBA Waiver once a year. You can complete it online or download the form.

Record volunteer hours worked.

Record all volunteers and staff hours using our Paydirt form.

Introduction and Safety Talk

Trail Planning and Design

Trail Construction and Maintenance

Trail and User Management

MTB Research