Rock County Chapter

Rock County Chapter hosts workdays and special events throughout the year. In adThe dition to our work on the Ice Age Trail, our chapter members work in collaboration with the Rock Trail Coalition in developing the Ice Age Trail and other trails in the county.

Saturday, September 24th, we will be celebrating the acceptance of Janesville as an Ice Age Trail Community.

We met the following criteria:

A strong community application will include the following:

    • An application committee comprised of elected officials, Chamber of Commerce (or related group), businesses and local Ice Age Trail Alliance chapter representatives
    • Community support for the Ice Age Trail and Ice Age Trail Alliance is evident
    • Language for the protection of the Ice Age Trail is included in local land use plans, planning tools, ordinances, and/or guidelines; or demonstrate support to amend change or add to such plans
    • Involvement with the Ice Age Trail Alliance or Ice Age Trail with a local school including participation, or willingness to participate in, a Saunters program or service-learning event
    • Willingness to host a volunteer-based event such as a Mobile Skills Crew event, local chapter hike(s) or trailwide events

The event is from 10 AM to 1 PM.

At 10 AM there are 3 scheduled hikes, as well as other activities beginning at 11 AM. We hope to see you there.

Walk Across Rock County Hiking Award Program

Our Walk Across Rock County 2016 [PDF] awards hikers who have walked all the Ice Age Trail segments in our chapter’s territory.

Get Involved

Check the event calendar for our workday schedule and other events.

We hold our monthly chapter meetings on the fourth Tuesday of every month. Work Days are the third Saturday of the month. Locations and times can be found on the event calendar.

You can read our most recent meeting minutes below.

Rock County – July 2016 Meeting Minutes [PDF]
Rock County – June 2016 Meeting Minutes [PDF]

Contact Us

For more information on chapter activities and/or hiking the Ice Age Trail in this region, contact our volunteer chapter coordinator:

Dennis James
4434 Red Tail Lane
Janesville, WI 53546
[email protected]