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E. Rosebud Trail #15 Weed Day 2020 Jul 11, 2020

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Location: E. Rosebud TH; Alpine, SW of Roscoe, MT—Beartooth District

Work: We need volunteers to survey, identify, and destroy invasive weeds (primarily knapweed and Canada Thistle) on the first 2 miles of the E. Rosebud Trail up to Elk Lake. Manual and chemical methods will be employed. No need to handle chemicals if you don't want to.

Description: This most popular of all A-B Wilderness trails follows along the Wild and Scenic East Rosebud Creek. It is also prone to infestations of spotted knapweed and Canada thistle. The ABWF and the Custer Gallatin National Forest have been teaming up for years to control the weed outbreaks, and we need volunteers to help us find the weeds, dig them up/manually destroy them, or even help us spray if you’d like.

Difficulty: Easy/Moderate. Maximum of 3 miles hiking, round trip Elevation: 6400 ft.

Group size: We will not exceed 10 people on our trail projects in 2020

Meeting time & location: 9:00 a.m. @ the E. Rosebud Parking Lot/TH.

Bring: Long pants, long-sleeved shirt. We’ll provide other personal protective equipment, including Tyvek suits if you choose to spray. Bring Water, lunch, snacks, sun protection; a friend.


You are about to sign up for E. Rosebud Trail #15 Weed Day 2020. If you want to sign up for another project, please choose your desired project from the overview.

Please read the following carefully:

  • Signing up for a project means you can participate for either all or part of a project (please notify us in advance of this).
  • When you finish signing up you will be contacted by the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation to confirm your participation.
  • Until you get a confirmation, there is no guararantee you will be on the project (projects often fill quickly).
  • Your data is treated with care and your privacy is ensured. All traffic is sent over an encrypted connection (HTTPS).

Email verification and your privacy To protect your privacy, you'll need to enter your email address below and we'll email you a link. Click on that link to proceed with signing up for this project.
Usually emails are sent out blazingly fast, but please allow for a few minutes delay and check your spam/junk folder (and also your "Promotionals" tab in Gmail).