With Siskiyou County finally experiencing a real winter again, a trail lover can only spend so much time enjoying a warm fire and reading a good book.  Thus, the Trail Association wants to remind folks of the opportunity to get outside and join other hikers every Thursday — rain or shine — for great hikes throughout the county.  For more information on the Siskiyou Wanderers, click on the following link:  click here

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Redding Record Searchlight Article — Trail Doctors Make Hikers’ Treks Safer Journey

January 14, 2016

Here’s a link to an article published in the Redding Record Searchlight on November 22, 2105, describing some of the volunteer work done by the Trail Association.  Enjoy! link Photo by Priscila Franco

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Giving Tuesday Follow-up

January 6, 2016

Kerry Caranci (on the far left) and Audra Gibson (on the far right) present the Giving Tuesday check to MSTA board members Barry Price, John Schuyler, and John Harch on behalf of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. A big thanks to all of you that support trails in the Mount Shasta area!

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New Mount Shasta Wildflower Field Guide

December 4, 2015

A great new wildflower guide is being published covering flowers in the Mount Shasta area.  The book was created by local notables Jane Cohn, Linda Freeman, Ken Goehring, and Michael Zanger.  You’ll want to add it to your hiking and trails bookshelf.  Check out the book, upcoming book signings, and more at the following link: […]

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Thank You Giving Tuesday Participants!

December 3, 2015

The Trail Association’s participation in the December 1st Giving Tuesday fund raising event was a resounding success.  With 45 generous people making on-line contributions, the Trail Association was able to raise $4,425 towards its promotion of trails in southern Siskiyou County.  Thank you!  

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Giving Tuesday Is Today

November 30, 2015

The 1st of December has arrived!  For those interested in making a donation to the Trail Association, here is the link to our North State Giving Tuesday page: Link to MSTA Giving Tuesday Page Thank you for your generosity.

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Save the Date – December 1, 2015 – Giving Tuesday

November 15, 2015

The first Tuesday after Thanksgiving has become to be known as Giving Tuesday, a time for people to give something back to a charity or non-profit. The Trail Association is participating in the North State event being coordinated by the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. The “giving window” will be from 6:00 AM to 6:PM on […]

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Special Trail Fund Established with the Shasta Regional Community Foundation

November 3, 2015

To help the Trail Association and its partners generate funding to implement the 100 Miles of Trails Campaign, a special fund has been established with the Shasta Regional Community Foundation.  Thanks to all of you that donated towards this exciting cause!  Click on the link below for the details: Special Fund

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Mt. Shasta Herald Article on Trail Dreams and Realities – October 14, 2015

October 14, 2015

The recent recording of 2 trail easements helps the Trail Association and its partners move closer to realizing their goals.  The first trail easement covers the Spring Hill Trail, and gives the popular urban hill climb permanent status.  The traffic circle at the base of Spring Hill has also been improved with a new sign – see picture […]

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Trail Association Helps Maintain Horse Camp Trail

September 14, 2015

A group of volunteers and Forest Service employees spent Thursday September 10th improving the heavily used foot trail from the Bunny Flat trailhead to Horse Camp and beyond. The effort was led by MSTA board member John Harch and USFS climbing ranger Nick Meyers. The work included the cleaning of existing waterbars, construction of new […]

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