Welcome to the Carson Valley Trails Association Website


CVTA Vision: Communities connected to nature through a system of trails

CVTA Mission: The Carson Valley Trails Association is a non-profit, volunteer based organization working with partners to provide access to public lands through a recreational trail system for present and future generations to enjoy.


Upcoming Events

Ongoing Trail Work Days

Where is the trail crew working? Click for details.


Clear Creek Trail Extension

Read more about the Clear Creek Trail extension project to complete the Clear Creek Trail to the Tahoe Rim Trail. Comments are welcomed and encouraged.

Spring / Summer 2017 Newsletter

Our Spring / Summer 2017 issue of the CVTA Trail Connections newsletter is now available!

Included in the Spring/Summer 2017 issue of CVTA Trail Connections –  “Carson Valley Wildflowers Sampler” created for CVTA by Jim Morefield

CVTA is on Facebook

Find us on Facebook! CVTA has a Facebook page! Be sure to click “like” if you want to stay up-to-date on project developments, trail building opportunities, hiking events, and many other exciting happenings with the CVTA!

September 16th, 8:51 am

Our CVTA Trail Connections newsletter editor and former CVTA board member, Anne Thomas, will be a featured author at the Local Author Gathering at the Minden Library on Tuesday, September 19. Anne recently published Water From Heaven - An American woman's life as an Arab wife. Richly detailed, the book is the story of Cindy Lou Davis from Mocksville, North Carolina, who meets and marries warm and funny Mohammed Ali, a Muslim from the oil-rich United Arab Emirates. Anne became friends with Cindy Lou when during the 3 years that she lived in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. ... See MoreSee Less

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September 12th, 7:21 pm

And an important component of Douglas County's Economic Vitality highlighted in the award-winning video...TRAILS!!! ... See MoreSee Less

Economic Vitality Progress Video wins Multimedia Award at Nevada Economic Development Conference! #douglasnv youtu.be/JpbIQnttKkk

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August 21st, 11:02 am

Your help is needed! Quick poll: who reading this post has enjoyed the Clear Creek trail? How many people would like to see this trail extended to Spooner Summit? We have until August 30th to submit public comment to the USFS. Just a few words of support if you have enjoyed our local trails on public lands. Follow the directions below:

Written comments must be submitted to: Irene Davidson, District Ranger; 1536 South Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada, Clear Creek Extension Trail or to the facsimile number (775) 884-8199. The office hours for those submitting hand delivered comments are: 8:00-4:30 Monday-Friday, excluding holidays.

To provide electronic comments please email your comments to the project contact at danielmorris@fs.fed.us. Please use the term “Clear Creek Extension Trail Project” in the subject line of your email.
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July 28th, 1:40 pm

Very cool ride overview of the Clear Creek trail posted by Yaj Remsaw ... See MoreSee Less

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Last Updated 17-Aug-2017
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