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Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest hikes, work projects

Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest hikes, work projects File photo

March brings unstable weather in the mountains, but it can also ushers in occasional springlike conditions. A pair of events at the Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest will give folks an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors. 

At 9 a.m. March 19, workers and volunteers will apply cold patch to entrance roads, as well as linseed oil to the kiosk. There will also be other projects available. The work session will end with a hotdog lunch.

At 10 a.m. March 28, hikers will gather across the street from Fontana Village’s Pitstop Gas Station for a history hike. Bring water, as well as snacks and lunch.

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