Trail Enhancement Grants

If your organization is looking to rehabilitate, enhance or develop new recreational trails, this program could be for you.

The types of projects that are eligible for Trail Enhancement Grants include:

  • The development or rehabilitation of trails
  • Construction of complementary trail infrastructure that will enhance the experience of the user
  • Capital expenses for equipment to support trail enhancement and maintenance

Eligible applicants include registered non-profits, First Nations communities, and local governments.

Projects must take place within the Columbia Basin Trust region.

For projects taking place in 2022, the deadline for applications is November 2, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. PT / 3:00 p.m. MT.

  1. Download the Program and Application Guide and Worksheet.
  2. Review the Program Guide for direction and advice on how to complete the online application form.
  3. Use the Worksheet to develop your application offline if you so choose.
  4. Prepare all your supporting documents for upload.
  5. If this is your first time using the Trust’s application site, you will need to create an account.

Complete the Final Report Template.

Here are examples of past projects that have been approved for grants:

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