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Trail Stewardship Program
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 $9.00 light vehicle registration fee, as well as a portion of marijuana tax revenue. Since it’s establishment TSP has awarded approximately $2.82 million to 74 projects across the state focused on development, renovation and maintenance.
Eligible Funding Areas
New trail and shared-use path construction
Rehabilitation and maintenance of trails and shared-use paths, including winter grooming
Construction and maintenance of trailside and trailhead facilities
Maximum award: $75,000
Match Requirement: 10% of total project costs
How to Apply
The next grant application cycle will begin run from November 15, 2022 through January 31, 2023.