GVLT Community Events

Participating in a GVLT event is a great way to get involved and learn more about our work.  Whether you want to have fun with fellow trail-lovers or enjoy the beautiful open spaces we protect, there is an event for you. Join us!


national trails day

june 3, 2023

We know how important the trails are to you and here’s your chance to give back! Show your love on National Trails Day, our biggest trail volunteer event of the year.


summer trails challenge 2023

june 3-30, 2023

Winner of the 2023 Bozeman Choice Award for the best Summer Sports/Recreation event of the summer, the 8th annual GVLT Summer Trails Challenge will take place from June 3 – 30, 2023.


bumblewood thicket fairy village

Aug 28 – Sept 17

Located amid the winding, wooded paths of Glen Lake Rotary Park in Bozeman, the 4th Annual Fairy Village will contain all new fairy homes and business establishments created by talented Montana artists.

Annual GVLT Events

Trail Ambassador Training

March 2024

Are you passionate about the Main Street to Mountain Trail System? Would you like to volunteer your time keeping the trails clean and safe? Join us for our annual Trail Ambassador Training

National Trails Day

June 3, 2023

Want to get your hands dirty? Grab a shovel and volunteer for National Trails Day. Every year on the first Saturday in June, hundreds of community members join GVLT for a morning of work to maintain or build our community trails. This event is free and open to the public.

Learn more about sponsoring an event



Development Manager