Drawing new connections with Gillispie

This past year brought big changes on the west edge of Sheridan, as the first part of Gillispe Draw Trail was built. You’ll complete 2.5 miles of trail there in 2019, with 7 total miles planned for future builds. Running from Hidden Bridge Golf Course to Kendrick Golf Course (and connecting to our Soldier Ridge Trail), Gillispe Draw Trail will bring users closer to willows, shrubs, and wetlands all while connecting to City of Sheridan Pathways making it even easier to go from your front door to the outdoors! Click here to see what is coming ! – Soldier Ridge Trail …

Brad BauerDrawing new connections with Gillispie

Avalanche training workshop Jan 18 and 19

Friday evening is a class Sheridan County Extension with Saturday morning in the field at Antelope Butte. Workshop is FREE!! Click here for more details – details

Brad BauerAvalanche training workshop Jan 18 and 19

Tongue River Water Trail

Just above the Tongue River water trail maps you will find a link to another brochure created by Scott Intern, Mindy Songer. This Tongue River edition brochure overviews the history that surrounds the river, birds you might see, and fun activities to do on the river. 

Brad BauerTongue River Water Trail

Red Grade Trails Facts

Mindy Songer, Scott Intern, just created a new brochure filled with fun facts about the history, plant life, wildlife, and geology of the Red Grade trail system. Click here to check it out.

Brad BauerRed Grade Trails Facts

Trail Fest – Film Festival – October 19th

This year’s Biketoberfest will be an evening of trail films, friends, raffle items, and food and drink. Join us at the Luminous for a great time to celebrate our trails!

Brad BauerTrail Fest – Film Festival – October 19th

Scott Intern – Mindy Songer

Mindy started with us this fall and will be helping develop trail based education and research. You can reach Mindy @ internsclt@gmail.com Hi, I’m Mindy! I am a freshman at Sheridan College this year and I am interning at Sheridan Community Land Trust. When I am not in school, I like to be in the mountains fishing and hiking or on the road to someplace new. In the future I plan on pursuing a degree in botany and hope that, through this internship, I can familiarize myself even more with the wilderness areas in the community of Sheridan and what …

Brad BauerScott Intern – Mindy Songer

Preserving land, history east of Sheridan

Clearmont, from 1891 Conserved land and historic preservation working together in Sheridan County. In 2015, previous landowners Mark and Kim Tenneson celebrated a conservation easement and historical preservation easement to protect the land, the homestead, and the rich history that comes with it. The homestead is known as the Doc Huson home. For the Huson family, conservation is special. “The homestead and ranchland will remain as we know it for future generations,” said Lois Hall, Doc’s granddaughter. Her father was born at the homestead to E.W. “Doc” Huson and his wife, Clarissa Pettingill Huson. Edward Huson was born in Boston, …

Brad BauerPreserving land, history east of Sheridan

Community Health Gets a Boost

Local health professionals prescribe time on the trails In an era of chronic illnesses like hypertension and diabetes, you know what a treasure good health is. And good health means more than just exercise; it’s about overall wellbeing. On a global and national scale, mental health has revealed itself to be a key ingredient for safe, well-functioning communities and societies. The good news is that leaders in Sheridan County continue to plan ahead with wellness at the forefront of their strategic considerations – right up there with economic development. Whether it’s large employers like the local school districts or Cloud …

Brad BauerCommunity Health Gets a Boost

Red Grade Trails Project – Submit Your Comment to the United States Forest Service

  Click to download the Red Grade Trails Map Click to download Scoping Notice Click to download Summary of Project Purpose and need for action: The Forest Service, through the acceptance of the proposal from SCLT and Sheridan County, has identified a need to provide non-motorized recreation opportunities and public access to the NFS lands that is separated from the motorized uses and vehicle traffic on the Red Grade Road. The purpose of the proposed action is to address and resolve the aforementioned needs. Proposed actions: Sheridan County, in partnership with SCLT, submitted a special use permit application in 2017 to the Bighorn National Forest …

Brad BauerRed Grade Trails Project – Submit Your Comment to the United States Forest Service

Dining for a Cause – April 9

Have you marked your calendar for Dining for a Cause at Frackelton’s on Monday, April 9th? SCLT is thrilled to announce that we have been selected as the recipients for this amazing, generous day of community support. If you aren’t familiar with Dining for a Cause, here’s the gist: Come to Frackelton’s on April 9th for lunch, dinner, or happy hour. Every dollar on your tab – drinks, food, and dessert – will go directly to Sheridan Community Land Trust, supporting the projects you love. PLUS: All gratuities will be matched. This is a great way to jump-start a wonderful …

Brad BauerDining for a Cause – April 9