Trust Grant Supports Bluff Trail Stewardship Training

Volunteers Preserving the Bluff Trail With a $10,000 Environmental Stewardship Grant awarded this year by the Trust, the St. Margaret’s Bay Stewardship Association is able to continue running its monthly Bluff Trail Stewardship Program, which teaches volunteers key aspects of protecting the popular Bluff Trail Wilderness Area.  This vast area has 30 km of trail…

Applications Closed for 2018 Stewardship Grants

The Trust has allocated all of this year’s budget for the Environmental Stewardship Grants Program.  Six community projects have been approved and we are completing the Terms & Conditions paperwork to bring you news of these projects soon.  They all support environmental protection, improvement and education in the community and amount to $40,000 for this…

Bluff Trail Stewardship Program Expands Thanks to 2017 Grant

Providing directions and talking about the ecology of the area, tracking trail usage and handling clean-ups are just a few ways 17 new Bluff Wilderness Trail stewards are busy making improvements for all visitors along the Bluff Wilderness Hiking Trail. Using $10,000 awarded through the Environmental Stewardship Grants Program provided in spring 2017, The Bluff…

Grant Program Provides Safety Improvements to BLT Trail

Thanks to a Stewardship Grant from the Trust, the BLT Rails to Trails Association has successfully completed two improvements that will both beautify and ensure safe passage along popular sections of the BLT Trail for years to come. The new rock wall at the Six Mile Falls is now a beautiful, permanent fixture at a very popular…