Mill Pond Historic Site

Sullivan Outlet Creek — New Trail

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Date(s): 08/16/2022 - 08/23/2022
All Day

Total: 28 / Remaining: 28

Sullivan Lake Ranger Station


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Project Profile
  • Region: Northeast Washington
  • Experience: No Experience Needed
  • Ages: adults; ages 15–17 with guardian consent
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Hike Length: 0–3 miles
  • Trip Type: Work-based Learning Experience
  • Trip DurationMulti-day
  • Project Type: Log Out, Brush Out, Tread Work

Project Description

A rare opportunity to connect the dots and help complete the PNT!  Join a PNTA crew to create a new trail along Sullivan Outlet Creek, for an off-road connection between the Mill Pond Historic and Sullivan Lake trail systems.

A new trail will have been roughed in by a previous work party.  On this trip we will engage in brush work and dirt work to improve the corridor and tread to meet specifications for a developed trail.

No trail crew experience necessary: the PNTA provides tools, personal protective equipment, and training. Just bring yourself, your camp gear and daypack, and a thirst for a rewarding work-based learning experience on the trail!

See Resources (below) for Frequently Asked Questions and daypack recommendations.

About Group Reservations

This event is currently reserved for students participating in a Work-based Learning Experience.

Priority registration for WBL students closes two weeks prior to the trip start date, after which time— if no students have signed up—  the event may be opened up to the public as a Volunteer Work Party.

Look out below for other opportunities to volunteer at this location.

Reach out to our Project Leaders at if you’d like to reserve a trail work party event for your group.

Project Details
  • PNTA Last Worked Here: NA
  • Project Leader: Kristin Ackerman
  • Trail Crew Leader(s): TBD
  • Trip Time: up to 8–10 hrs daily, + drive time
  • Hike Distance: up to 3 miles round trip
  • Spots Available: 4 daily
  • Meals: Included for multi-day participants who register & onboard byTue August 2nd
  • Cost: Free
Other Location Info
  • Land Manager: Colville National Forest — Sullivan Lake Ranger District
  • Rendezvous Location: TBD
    • Default Rendezvous: Kettle Falls
    • PNTA provides roundtrip transportation (between Rendezvous and the worksite) for students participating in the full-duration of the experience.
  • Staging Area: NA
  • Camping: Multi-day participants disperse camp with PNTA crew leaders near the trailhead
  • Directions: See Location for directions

Register for this Party

Students must sign up for this experience through their school’s Work-based Learning coordinator.  A minimum of three students are required to form a WBL crew.  If possible, please sign up by Tue August 2nd.

Ticket Type Spaces
08/16 – 08/23, Tue–Tue: Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
Catch a ride with the PNTA and join the crew for the maximum duration of this hitch; we'll pick you up from a rendezvous location on Tuesday morning, and return you to that location the following Tuesday afternoon
08/17, Wed: Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Volunteers welcome!
08/18, Thr : Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Volunteer Work Party
08/19, Fri : Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Volunteer Work Party
08/20, Sat : Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Volunteer Work Party
08/21, Sun: Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Volunteer Work Party
08/22, Mon: Sullivan Outlet Creek Trail
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Volunteers welcome!

All Events at Sullivan Lake Ranger Station

Volunteer Resources

Please note, all work party projects are subject to change. Unfortunately, sometimes the weather and other unforeseen circumstances may cause us to cancel or reschedule an event. If we make any changes to an event after you have registered, we will contact you as soon as possible with new information.


  1. Register:  Search for an event on your favorite trail and register for the amount of time you would like to help out.
  2. Get Confirmation:  If you’re a new volunteer at PNTA, we’ll email a Volunteer Enrollment Form so that you can complete your registration.
  3. Join us on the Trail:  After we confirm your registration, a PNTA representative will contact you with more information about the event.