Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Re-route and Stabilize Coon Creek Trail
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Re-route and stabilize a steep, approximately 55 foot long portion of the Coon Creek Trail at Montana de Oro State Park to continue to operate the trail for multiple recreational user groups. Work will re-route the approximately 55 foot trail segment to the rocky ledge immediately adjacent to the upslope from the existing trail alignment. Excavate up to 8 cubic yards of fissured shale rock to accommodate the new trail tread with an average width of 4 fee, average cut of 2 feet, and approximate length of 55 feet. Redeposit the spoils down slope and restore the existing alignment to natural, vegetated condition to stabilize the trail and control erosion.
Minor alteration of existing public facilities or topographic features involving no expansion of use beyond that existing; minor public alterations in the conditon of land, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry purposes; included as "trail or road repairs" and "trail construction or realignment" in the Department of Parks and REcreations' list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR section 15300.4.