Service Project

Operation Support Our Parks

August 3,2019 09:00 AM-04:00 PM

Mission

Mount Rainier National Park

47015 Paradise Road East
Ashford, WA 98304

Event Overview

Calling all TMC members to show your love for our National Parks with a really fun and impactful project at Mt Rainier National Park. We have the option of taking advantage of beautiful campsites, made available for us on both nights, Friday - August 2nd and Saturday - August 3rd. **** UPDATE FOR THIS WEEKEND *** *** LET THE RANGER AT ENTRANCE KNOWS YOU ARE WITH TMC & NPCA PROJECT *** (For those coming up on Saturday, please go directly to Narada Falls' parking lot NLT 0900 am) Friday, August 2, 2019 Longmire Campsite Check-in: 4-5 pm Dinner (camping food): 6-7 pm Bondfire: 8 - 9:30 pm Lights out - 10:00 pm *** Saturday, August 3, 2019 07:00 - 08:00 am Personal hygiene/Breakfast 08:30 Depart from the Longmire Campground 09:00 Meet at the Narada Falls parking lot for the welcome, group photos, safety briefing, and Vietnam Veteran Recognition Ceremony 10:00 Begin service project (painting the comfort station and maintenance shed) 12:00 Lunch 12:30 Resume Project 14:30 Clean up and closeout Head back to Longmire by 4 pm 16:00-17:30 Personal time 18:00 Dinner 19:00-20:30 Eco-Therapy 20:30 - 22:00 Bondfire *** Sunday, August 4, 2019 Breakfast 9-10 am Cleanup 10-11 am Departure NLT 11:30 am This event is made possible with the support of the National Parks Services, the Wounded Warrior Project, Bank of America, National Parks Conservation Association

What To Wear

TMC Blues, layering, work gloves, hiking boots

What to Bring

Camp gear: Tent, sleeping bag, personal hygiene, warm clothing, raincoat just in case

Parking

Longmire Campground

Inclement Weather

Will update at least 48 hours

Seattle Platoon

Event Contact:  Chileen Duncan
cduncan@missioncontinues.org

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