GVLT 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!


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.


Field Day

September 16, 2023

Join GVLT and our friends at the conserved Rocky Creek Farms for Field Day – an afternoon of local food, family fun, and friends, old and new. This biennial community celebration connects you, the GVLT family, to each other and to the land.

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.

Evening on the Land

August 17, 2024

Details for the 2024 Evening on the Land event will be released in the spring. Mark your calendars for August 17, 2024 for another amazing night of community and philanthropy under the stars of the big Montana sky.


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Development Manager