Three volunteers have just left and two more will be arriving tomorrow. It was particularly sad to say goodbye to Sylvan and Morag from New Zealand. Sylvan was a dab hand with the chain-saw. We have now cleared the calderimi … Continued
Trail portion Ag Reginos Pirgos is now open.
Today was spent clearing the forest trail of fallen trees from Ag Ianni Skleri towards Moutero. It is now clear and open for use.
Walk 18 to Elios. The portion of trail from Pirgos up to the tiny church of Ag Reginos, page 63 picture 69 of Skopelos Trails, is now open. It’s about 1km long and took the two of us 5 days … Continued
Together with Henni from Germany, the first volunteer of the season, we have made a start on clearing a beautiful stretch of calderimi that runs in the forest at Pirgos towards Ag Reginos. The stones are in very good condition … Continued
With only 3 days to go, the Crowd Funder project target of £700 has been reached! Thanks a million to all those who donated. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Just follow: www.crowdfunder.co.uk/trail-clearing-project
I have also FINALLY finished my mad quest to reopen the old calderimi to Taxiarchion on Palouki. This is the section from the big goat station, which branches off the newly opened track up to the top of Palouki at … Continued
The volunteers for 2016 have been arranged via Workaway but we need more waymarker, clippers, saws, shears, gloves and I’d really like to buy our own cordless chainsaw. Please help us keep the trails open.
I’m happy to report that the first Workaway volunteers have been booked for next Spring. They are Matthew, Michael and Anthony from New York and they’ll be arriving 22 May and will stay until 31 May. It will be good … Continued