Dow Woods Construction Progress

Construction of the John Tveten Trail at Dow Woods was contracted to Five J's Concrete Company of Freeport.   TMN-COT volunteers obtained grant funding, assisted Refuge staff with preliminary designs, prepared bid documents, and documented construction progress.

INDEX
Trail Map - Geometric
Mileage Summary
Photos - July 16, 2010
Photos - July 20, 2010
Photos - August 2, 2010



Trail Map - Geometric

Mileage Summary

July 16, 2010
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John from Five J's Concrete

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Looking west from the parking lot

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Looking southwest from the parking lot

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Looking southwest from the parking lot

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Looking southwest from the parking lot

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Crossroads Junction
Restroom excavation (left), future trail (right)

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Looking northeast from Crossroads Junction toward Parking Lot

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Looking north from Crossroads Junction toward North Boardwalk

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Looking north from Crossroads Junction toward North Boardwalk

July 20, 2010
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Looking west from the parking lot

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Looking northeast from Crossroads Junction toward Parking Lot

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Looking north from Crossroads Junction toward North Boardwalk

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Rebar detail

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Restroom Excavation after vault installation

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Vault

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Vault Stacks

Week of August 2, 2010
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Restroom forms in place, placing sand base course

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Looking northeast from Crossroads Junction toward Parking Lot

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Pouring concrete

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Forms and rebar in place ready for pour

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Forms and rebar in place ready for pour

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Looking north along northeast trail to end of pour

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Looking south from trail towards Crossroads Junction

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Looking northeast from Crossroads Junction toward Parking Lot

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Looking northeast from Crossroads Junction toward Parking Lot

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Looking west from the parking lot

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Looking west from the parking lot

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Looking west from the parking lot

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Animal print

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Animal print

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Restroom forms in place, compacting sand