Posts by: hansvillegreenway

June 2018

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE  The Lower Hawks Pond viewing platform… a treasure within the Hansville Greenway.  An elevated viewing platform at the South border of the trail system overlooking the 40-acre wetlands of Lower Hawks Pond was built by volunteers in…

May 2018

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE  Good news,  Van Bergen, a Hansville Greenway volunteer steward and past president has volunteered to be the coordinator of the 4th grade habitat field trips.  The Greenway association has hosted the educational field trip program for North…

April 2018

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE  New emergency locator signs were recently installed by Greenway Association volunteers throughout the seven plus miles of the Greenway trail system.  The new emergency sign program was a joint effort between Kitsap County Cencom 911, the Kitsap…

March 2018

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE We were advertising for a volunteer coordinator to help with the 4th grade habitat field trips.  Well, we don’t have to look for a volunteer any more.  We have found a very capable person right in our…

February 2018

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE Even during wet, chilly weather the Greenway stewards and other volunteers have been busy keeping the trails clear and making improvements.  A new bridge was constructed over a perpetual muddy portion of the trail just up from…

January 2018

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE When we review our volunteer efforts for 2017, there were several improvement projects made to the Greenway trail system and a lot of maintenance to keep the trails open for easy hiking.  Installing new stairs on steep…

December 2017

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE Meeting: December 7th 6:00 pm. The nice sunny warm days of October ended quickly the first week of November with falling temperatures, rain and even a threat of snow.  During the last week of October the Greenway…

November 2017

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE The warm sunny days of Summer are turning into the cloudy, cool and windy days of November. With the falling leaves and colors it’s a great time to take a walk through the pristine Greenway trails.  There’a…

October 2017

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE The timber harvest, conducted by Olympic Resource Management, on the 65 acres just west of Hansville Road was completed early this Summer and trees will be replanted as soon as the weather permits.  During the logging operation…

September 2017

HANSVILLE GREENWAY UPDATE “STORY OF THE HANSVILLE GREENWAY” How a Village Preserved an Ecosystem A book by Sid and Craig Knutson             Greenway volunteers have often been asked, “when did the Greenway begin, and who made it happen?”  It began…