Call for volunteers to open and close MECCA Chalet

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO OPEN AND CLOSE MECCA CHALET DURING THE 2022/23 SKI & SNOWSHOE SEASON.  WHAT–  training session at the chalet to learn the procedures for opening and closing the building each day during the ski season. WHEN– Thursday December 1,2022 TIME– 10 AM Coffee, tea, and homemade apple and blueberry pie will be served…

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Camp Mercer Trailhead Work Bee October 19

Hello Camp Mercer friends, The DNR is following through with the second cut of trees and brush around trail features.  We agreed on the brush and tree removal at the October 3rd meeting at Camp Mercer Trailhead. On Wednesday, October 19 starting at 8:00, I will meet Adam from the DNR to finish tree and…

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Volunteers sought for the Little Turtle Flowage

Jenna Kosinicki has recently organized two work days at the Little Turtle Flowage (LTF) near Mercer, planting wild plum and crabapple trees on the property and helping to clear encroaching vegetation. She is encouraging those who want to continue to help the LTF to consider forming a Friends group. From Jenna: “Grassland management is no…

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Red Bull 400 Volunteers

Copper Peak, the historic ski flying hill in Ironwood, Michigan, will host the Red Bull 400 on May 12, 2018. Volunteers are needed for everything from registration to athlete support on the hill. Visit copperpeak.com for more information or to volunteer!

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