Adopt-A-Trail

Woman Jogging on a Nature TrailDo you love hiking and hitting the trails? Does our network of trails have a special meaning to you? The Adopt-a-Trail Program offers volunteer opportunities for you to contribute to the beauty of our community’s trail system, making a difference in our community.

Those who can become adopters of specific trails include:

  • businesses
  • community organizations
  • families
  • individuals
  • schools

Duties

You are responsible for donating your time to help maintain our trails. We provide supplies for picking up litter and removing graffiti and provide training and support. Adopt-a-Trail volunteers:

  • Complete an activity log after each visit
  • Keep the trail clean from litter 
  • Report trail hazards, vandalism or unusual activity

Recognition

The trail adoption is a minimum of one year and volunteers will be recognized with signage at various points along the trail. Volunteers commit to visit their assigned trail once a week from April to October and once a month from November to March.

Application Process

Interested individuals must complete the screening process, fill out the applicable forms and attend an orientation/training session before trail stewardship activities begin. 

Forms & Waivers

The following must be completed to volunteer in the Adopt-A-Trail Stewardship Program:

First Aid Form

The Standard First Aid Form (PDF) must be filled out in the event of an injury.

Activity Logs

Please fill in an activity log after each visit and submit online or by email or fax.

Contact Us

For more information, please email the Program Coordinator or call 604-927-6312.