Accomplishments

2009-2015

Partnered with 29 agencies:

  • Alliance for Nevada Nonprofits
  • Alpine County
  • American Hiking Society
  • US Bureau of Land Management
  • Carson City Parks and Recreation
  • Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce
  • Carson Valley Visitors Authority
  • Douglas County
  • Eagle Scouts
  • General Electric
  • Grace Christian Academy
  • Greater Genoa Business Association
  • Harley Davidson
  • Harrahs Lake Tahoe/Reno
  • Harveys
  • NPL Construction
  • National Environmental Education Foundation
  • Nevada Division of State Lands
  • Nevada Conservation Corps
  • NV Energy
  • Reno Tahoe Territory
  • Starbucks
  • Southwest Gas
  • Target
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Tahoe Rim Trail Association
  • The Bingham Charitable Fund at the Community Foundation of Western Nevada
  • U.S. Forest Service
  • The Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California

Established 43 miles of public trails in the Carson Valley:

  • Clear Creek Trail – 10 miles
  • Genoa Trail System – 16 miles
  • Bentley Heritage Trail – 4 miles
  • Fay-Luther/Jobs Peak Ranch – 9 miles
  • Pinyon Trail – 4 miles

Received $905,378 from partners and donors including:

  • American Hiking Society
  • Carson Valley Visitors Authority
  • Carson Valley Medical Center
  • David and Betsy Lewis
  • Fairweather Foundation
  • GE Energy
  • Harley – Davidson Financial Services
  • Kerstin and Charles Wolle
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Nevada Division of State Lands- Question One Funds
  • Nevada Division of State Parks – Nevada Recreational Trails
  • National Environmental Education Foundation
  • National Park Service
  • Red Barn Ranch—Ed and Sarah Groenendyke
  • Reno Tahoe Territory
  • Sierra Pacific Foundation/NV Energy Foundation
  • The Bingham Charitable Fund at the Community Foundation of Western Nevada
  • Timken-Sturgis Foundation

Increased membership by 300%

  • from 100 in 2007
  • to 300 in 2015.

Created greater community awareness with 8 marketing and publicity programs including:

  • Facebook page
  • CVTA Newsletter
  • Local Trails Guide
  • CVTA Trail System brochure
  • Comprehensive website
  • Annual Hike for Health Event
  • Annual Meeting and Social
  • Trail Treasures Brochure

Pinyon Trail built with 1,800 volunteer hours

Genoa Trail System built with 8,500 volunteer hours

  • 360 – Target, Grace Christian Academy, NV Energy
  • 8,140 – CVTA Volunteers

Over 4,200 volunteer hours of trail building to construct the Clear Creek Trail

  • 2,600 hours – CVTA volunteers
  • 1,600 hours – The Nature Conservancy, Starbucks, Harrahs Lake Tahoe/Reno, Harveys Lake Tahoe, Harley-Davidson, GE, Southwest Gas, and NPL volunteers