The Trail Stewardship Program was established following the 2019 Legislative Session when Senate Bill 24 was passed into law. Funding for TSP comes from a portion of Montana’s $9 light vehicle registration fee, as well as a portion of marijuana tax revenue. Since its establishment TSP has awarded approximately $3.6 million to 104 projects across the state focused on development, renovation and maintenance.
New trail and shared-use path construction
Rehabilitation and maintenance of trails and paths, including winter grooming
Construction and maintenance of trailside and trailhead facilities
Maximum award: $75,000
Match Requirement: 10% of total project costs
The 2024 grant application cycle will begin run from November 1, 2023 through January 15, 2024
Applications are accepted through the WebGrants
Prospective applicants should review the Application Guidelines for details.
Training will be held Tuesday, November 8 at 2:30 p.m.
Travel Coversheet (PDF)
TSP Grooming Guidance (PDF)
Volunteer Hours Form (PDF)
2021 Award Recipients (PDF)