Until now, the upper Birchbank Trail in White Hills was readily accessible only by an uphill trek from Indian Well Road or Birchbank Road. The Shelton Trails Committee was approached with a request to advise and assist neighbors in the Little Fox Run Road community in creating an access trail from that street to the Birchbank Trail using an open space corridor between them.
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|The developer had installed picturesque cut stone pillars and steps to head a trail that was never maintained. Over the years nature took over and the steps were overgrown|
|Before - It's difficult to see that this is the entrance to a trail|
After - Quite a difference!
It's easy now to find the trail without crossing private property
Michael, Joseph, Jimmy, Bill (still working), Sheri, and Karen survived to fight another day!