Rock County Chapter

Rock County 2019 Calendar [PDF]

Rock County Volunteer Safety Handbook [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 September or December); 6 – 7:30 PM
February – April; October and November; Emailed to List and Posted on Event Calendar
May – August: Riverside Park North Pavilion; Janesville

Trail Improvement Days

March 16th, Chapter Trailer Assembly; Sportsman’s Park
April 26th, Friday; Make a Difference Day; 9 am – 2 pm; Jeffris Park; 1:30 cookout
May 18th, Clover Valley with Walworth/Jefferson Chapter
June 15th, Kiwanis Trail
July 20th, JSOL/Arbor Ridge
August 17th, Milton to Janesville Trail
September 14th, Devils Staircase Trail
October 19th, Tool Maintenance, Sportsman’s Park

Check IATA Website or Chapter Facebook page for location maps

It is guaranteed that there will be additional opportunities:

  • Scout Projects
  • Rock County Parks and Janesville Parks collaborations
  • Janesville and Milton Trail Community Projects
  • Student Leader Groups
  • Aptiv

Scheduled Hikes to Date

Details on Website, Facebook, Event Calendar and Meetup

  • Riverside Park to JSOL and Back – May 4th, 9 am CANCELLED
  • WARC Day 1, May 15th, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 2, May 22nd, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 3, May 29th, 6 pm
  • National Trails Day, June 1, 9 am, Devils Lake
  • WARC Day 4, June 5th, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 5, June 12th, 6 pm
    WARC Day 6, June 19th, 6 pm
  • Chicago Day Hike – June 22nd
  • WARC Day 7, June 26th, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 8, July 3rd, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 9, July 10th, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 10, July 17th, 6 pm
  • Summer Saunters – July 15th to 19th
  • WARC Day 11, July 24th, 6 pm
  • Advanced Saunters – July 22nd to 24th
  • WARC Day 12, July 31st, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 13, August 7th, 6 pm
  • WARC Day 14, August 14th, 6 pm (Rain Date)
  • Black Friday Hike – November 22nd, 9 am
  • Candlelight Hike – January 28th, 2020; 6 – 8 pm

Walk Across Rock County Hiking Award Program

Our Walk Across Rock County [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

[email protected]

Chapter Facebook Page

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