Rock County Chapter

Rock County 2017 Calendar  [PDF]

Rock County Chapter hosts workdays and special events throughout the year. In addition 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.

Monthly Meetings

4th Tuesday of each month (no meeting in December); 6 – 7:30 PM
February – April; October and November; Rock County Job Center 1900 Center Avenue
May – September: Riverside Park North Pavilion; Janesville

Trail Improvements

Trail Improvement Days
9 – Noon on Third Saturday of each month
March – November
Check IATA Website or Chapter Facebook page for locations

Croak Brewery
9 to Noon the 2nd Wednesday of each month through June
Will pick up in September if needed

Jeffris Park
8 – Noon on Saturday March 4
Students Today Leaders Forever
40 / 45 Students
UM Duluth

Guaranteed that there will be additional opportunities:

  • Scout Projects
  • Rock County Parks and Janesville Parks collaborations
  • Janesville Trail Community Projects

Scheduled Hikes to Date

Details on Website and Facebook
Gibbs Lake – April 8
Riverside Park to JSOL – May 6
National Trails Day Lake Geneva – June 3
Chicago Day Hike – June 10
Magnolia Bluff – June 24
Summer Saunters – July 10 to 14
Advanced Saunters – July 17 to 19
Autumn on the Farms at Old World Wisconsin – September 30th
Black Friday Hike TBD – November 24
Candlelight Hike – January 27, 2018


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.

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