The 2015 Tahoe Trail Skills College teaches skills and builds friendships

Class time at the Trail Skills College. It's remarkable how much there is to learn about the Pacific Crest Trail. This was our Intro to Scouting and Adopting sections of the PCT.

As Volunteer Programs Assistant with PCTA, I take great pride in helping coordinate an expansive and high-caliber volunteer program, one that offers sophisticated training opportunities such as our annual Trail Skills College. Over the last six years, PCTA’s Trail Skills College has evolved into a premier trail maintenance education program ... Read more

The glory of Golden Oaks Spring

Volunteers dig out new channels for Golden Oaks Spring after having cleared the slope above of brush.

Finding water in Southern California is a constant struggle. Drought, lowering water tables and earthquakes that shift the landscape all have the ability to diminish or alter the natural flow of water.  PCTA volunteers constantly are working to improve and repair our water sources in Southern California.  Recently, the volunteer ... Read more