‘Game-changing week for Red Grade Trails’ as SCLT awarded $600,000 in grants from Wyoming Business Council and US Forest Service

In what can only be described as a “game changer” for outdoor recreation opportunities in the Bighorn Mountains, the Sheridan Community Land Trust recently received two grant awards totaling almost $600,000 – all of which will be used to build 15 new trail miles and develop three parking areas in the Bighorn National Forest. “This truly was a game-changing week …

Non-SCLT events on SCLT trails – Fall 2020

Community trails are exactly that – trails for our community. We’re excited that so many community groups have scheduled races on trails our community has helped us build. Here’s a schedule of events being held by community groups this fall that will be held on SCLT trails, with some donating a portion of race registration or event proceeds to help …

If You Build It, They Will Come or Why Community Trails Are For The Community

“If you build it, they will come.” That iconic “Field of Dreams” line loomed large in the psyche of this rural Iowa boy who grew up with a right-handed glove, a left-handed swing and a big-league dream. So, too, was the thought of the ghost of Shoeless Joe mysteriously materializing from the corn fields just behind my back to join …

SCLT Discovery Session: Hiking is For the Birds – Saturday, September 12

Sheridan Community Land Trust is excited to announce its next Discovery Session: Hiking is For the Birds, which will be held Saturday morning, September 12. Join avid birder Tina Toth as she takes attendees on a hike along Hidden Hoot Trail where we’ll spend the morning scanning the trees, sage, wetlands and skies in search of as many feathered friends …

SCLT Discovery Session: The Rocky History of Red Grade Trails – Thursday, August 20

Join geologist Steve Stresky for a hike that will detail the fascinating geology along the upper portion of Red Grade Trails in Sheridan Community Land Trust’s upcoming Discovery Session – The Rocky History of Red Grade Trails. Steve will tell a story millions of years in the making as attendees view prominent features like the Bighorn Anticline and Moncreif Ridge …

Antelope Butte Foundation and Sheridan Community Land Trust announce Mountain Bike Discovery Nights for August and September

Join the Antelope Butte Foundation and Sheridan Community Land Trust for Mountain Bike Discovery Night. This free, family-friendly community night will feature a tips and tricks clinic as part of the ride for people who are new to mountain biking or any rider who wishes to hone their mountain biking skills. There will also be a fun ride for intermediate-skilled …

$2,500 WyoGives Day Of Challenge Match issued by Susanna and David Meyer

Funds will help build more new trails, faster Donate on July 15 to make the $2,500 WyoGives Day Of Challenge Match Wow! Double wow! You came through and blew us away! Thank you for your generosity. Because of your kindness, $22,830 has been raised for Red Grade Trails before WyoGives Day on July 15!! Susanna and David Meyer have challenged …

SCLT First Tracks Volunteer Dig Part 2 is June 30

That’s right, back by popular demand – and because of the help of awesome volunteers Ronnie has been crushing the trail build – we are going to have the 2nd First Tracks Volunteer Dig! Help finish tread on another section of The Link! Bring your favorite bike, hiking or running shoes and help compact the surface in the funnest way …

SCLT “First Tracks Volunteer Dig” worknight scheduled for Wednesday, June 17

The Sheridan Community Land Trust will host a “First Tracks Volunteer Dig” worknight on Wednesday, June 17. Volunteers will help finish tread on a portion of SCLT’s newest trail – The Link, which will be part of the Soldier Ridge Trail System. As a reward, volunteers will have an opportunity to put the “first tracks” on a portion of The …