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Scout Trail & Infrastructure Projects at Angle Fly Preserve

There are more than 11 miles of trails within Angle Fly Preserve to which scouts have significantly contributed -- adding new trail segments, enhancing the hiking experience with planking and bridges over wet areas, and building seating. 

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2012

Austin Muir

Troop 228/Eagle Scout Project

Austin installed 75 feet of bog planking in wet areas along the Blue trail. He also placed two natural benches that he crafted from a downed tree in his yard.

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2013

Dan Carlton

Troop 376/Eagle ScoutProject

Dan constructed the Blue and White trail extension, a viewing platform at the beaver pond and bog planking on the trail leading to the platform.

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2016

Eric Dammeyer

Troop 376/Eagle Scout Project

Eric constructed a bridge over a small stream on the Yellow trail.

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2016-17

Michael Tognino

Troop 228/Eagle Scout Project

Michael added bog planking to a wet section of the Blue Trail, across from the Angle Fly entrance. He also built a footbridge over a drainage ditch at the spot where the trail steps off Primrose Street and enters the woods.

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2016-17

Drew Cassin

Troop 376/Eagle Scout Project

Drew built a trail to connect the Yellow and Blue trails from the woods behind the old condos to the sign on the Blue Trail by the Trees for Tributaries streamside restoration plantings.

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2016-17

Patrick Bridgham

Troop 376/Eagle Scout Project

Patrick added bog planking over several wet spots and a small bridge over a drainage ditch, all on Drew Cassin's Yellow/Blue trail connector.

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2019-20

Peter Schmitt

Troop 376/Eagle Scout Project

Peter constructed a new kiosk with an enclosed case for messages near the poultry barn, built two smaller kiosks for trailheads and also two benches to be used for programming on the patio.

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2022

Alessandro Rondon

Troop 173/Eagle Scout Project

Alessandro helped to re-route the Blue & Yellow trail around the beaver dam after the beaver incorporated Drew Cassin's work into their dam! Alessandro staked the re-route, cleared invasive plants, and added bog planking.

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2022

Giancarlo Rondon

Troop 173/Eagle Scout Project

Giancarlo coordinated work with brother Alessandro to re-route the Blue&Yellow trail further away from the beaver dam, building a bridge over the outlet stream, affording a wonderful view of the entire dam and pond.

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2022

Hayden Carbonaro

Troop 228/Eagle Scout Project

Hayden re-routed a section of the Blue & Yellow trail that was being flooded by the beaver pond and added bog planking where needed.

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