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Adopt-A-Highway

  • Walla Walla Ranger District 1415 West Rose Street Walla Walla, WA, 99362 United States (map)

Overview

The Blue Mountain Land Trust has adopted a portion of Highway 12 outside of Touchet, Washington. We need your help to keep this section free of trash and litter. 

Adopt-a-Highway is a roadside clean-up program that promotes pride and local ownership in Washington. 

Schedule

  • 9:30 AM: Meet at Chris Lueck's House for a quick 30-minute pre-cleanup meeting. Located at 308 SE 12th St.  College Place (2 blocks east of Andy’s Market. Grey house, white trim)
  • 10:00 AM: Carpool to site (Mile posts 318-321) either end of Touchet 
  • 11:00 -2:00 PM: Trash clean-up
  • 2:30 PM: Depart to College Place

What it Takes to Do This Work Party

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST WATCH THE SAFETY VIDEO PRIOR TO THE EVENT

  • No experience is necessary—just bring a great attitude for working with a team! 
  • Expect to be physically active at your own pace for up to 4 hours
  • Recommended for ages 10 and older; under 16 must be accompanied by an adult and a parental consent form must be signed for anyone under 18

What to Wear

  • Boots - no sneakers or sandals
  • Long pants 
  • Leather gloves
  • Long-sleeved shirt
  • Eye protection recommended (glasses, sunglasses or safety glasses)

What to Bring

  • Lunch and plenty of water
  • Sunscreen
  • Rain jacket and pants
  • Extra warm clothing in case of wet or cold weather
  • A pack to carry your personal gear
  • A sense of fun and adventure for learning new skills and meeting great people!

Supplied Gear             

  • Tools
  • Safety gear
  • First aid kit

More Information

  • Contact us Chris Lueck at vtwineguy@gmail.com or 509-525-3136

Earlier Event: June 10
Family Hike in the Blues
Later Event: June 16
Agricultural Day