Entries by Jonathan

Summer researcher position available

The Saskatchewan Trails Association (STA) is seeking to hire an enthusiastic summer student who is passionate about the outdoors and has a strong research skillset. The successful candidate will be serving as the lead on a research project called the State of Saskatchewan Trails Report. The project will help the STA determine what the current […]

A new old trail

Trail enthusiast Russ Hodgins has made many trips to Pasqua Lake over the years, but on March 31 he discovered a new trail and a new adventure. Learn more in this guest blog post. Maybe I don’t get out enough but there is something special about finding a trail you have never been on before […]

AGM held over the weekend

Trail builders, administrators and enthusiasts braved the snow-covered streets and made their way to our AGM on Saturday, March 24 in Regina. Some great conversations took place about issues affecting the trail and outdoor recreation community. Following the AGM, the new STA executive team is: President – Saul Lipton Vice President – David Powell Treasurer […]

STA 2017 Annual Report Now Available

The STA has released its 2017 Annual Report. Click here to view it. It was a busy year for the STA. We increased the level of funding through our Members Grant program, created a new on-line trail directory so trail enthusiasts could research trails in their area, introduced a new Trail Ambassador program to recognize […]

STA Releases AGM Agenda

The STA has finalized the presenters and agenda for its 2018 AGM, which is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the George Bothwell Library in the Southland Mall in Regina (2965 Gordon Rd). Check out the posters below or click here to view a PDF.

STA announces recipients of Member Grant funding

The Saskatchewan Trails Association (STA) is pleased to announce that the Fatlanders Fat Tire Brigade, Timber Trail Sno Riders Snowmobile Club and Whiteswan Snow Hawks Snowmobile Club are the latest recipients of funding through the STA Member Grant program. Through the program, grants of up to $1,000 for building new trails or undergoing maintenance projects […]

The holiday trail

A guest post by Russ Hodgins Christmas day of 2017 was a cold one outside the walls of the cabin full of relatives. The temperature inside was quite pleasant while outside, it was a balmy -31 Celsius. Add the ever present wind of the sunny south, it felt more like -42. One of the perks of […]

STA AGM set for March 24 in Regina

Mark your calendars! The STA Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the George Bothwell Library in Regina (2965 Gordon Rd). The AGM will include a Member Roundtable and a presentation on the fundamentals of trail building from Joe Milligan, recreation/interpretive specialist with the Ministry of Parks, Culture and […]