Welcome to the Carson Valley Trails Association Website

CVTA Vision: Connecting people to the outdoors through a system of trails.

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


In-Person Nevada Regional Trails Training Program: Workshops Scheduled for Reno/Tahoe/Carson City Areas in Late September

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Mountain Biking on the Pinyon Trail

(video courtesy of Corey Rich)

Winter / Spring 2021 Newsletter

Our Winter / Spring 2021 issue of the CVTA Trail Connections newsletter is now available!

Interview with Neal Falk, CVTA President, on Tahoe TV

A message from Neal Falk, the new CVTA President

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Review Our Updated 2019-2023 Strategic Plan


Upcoming Events

Ongoing Trail Work Days

Where is the trail crew working?  Click for details.

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 13th, 8:26 am

As a simple reminder.PLEASE stay out of the forest. We just had a discouraging call with the Forest Service fire crews as it sounds like there have been a number of bikers getting up into the burn areas trying to check out trail conditions. They've had to pull firefighters off the line to try and help law enforcement find these folks. This is still an active fire and huge safety issues arise from the hazards of an active fire and dangerous conditions from falling trees and hazards.🌲 Spread the word. We do not need additional delays in restoration of the trails and forest. 🙏#tambatahoe #caldorfire #tahoemtb #tahoetrails #rebiuld #buildriderespectAll burn photos have been courtesy of fire fighting professionals. ... See MoreSee Less
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August 16th, 11:39 am

Reposted from @nevada_magazine Video of the day: We got up at 5:30 a.m. to take a sunrise walk at the River Fork Ranch Nature Conservancy in Minden, yesterday morning. What a gorgeous place. I have a thing for hummingbirds, so I had to try to get this little guy on video. In the background, you hear the call of sandhill cranes. As we walked, we watched the cranes dance, and also got to witness a calf's first steps. So grateful to live in a place where we can spend a morning experiencing something like this. Posted by Art Director Kippy Spilker. #NVMag #nevada #mindennevada #carsonvalleynv #nevadanature #mindthemosquitoes ... See MoreSee Less
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August 11th, 6:35 am

Photo of the day: It's not just people, dogs, bicyclists, horse-riders, and mules sharing the trails here in Nevada. While hiking the Pinyon Trail in Gardnerville one day, we got a surprise! He was super friendly, and lost interest in us as soon as he realized we were not packing any pony treats. Photo taken by Jeremy Spilker, posted by Art Director Kippy. #NVMag #nevada #poniesofthewest #hikingponies #hikenevada #mentalnotealwayspackponytreatsReposted from @nevada_magazine ... See MoreSee Less
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July 19th, 4:32 pm

Who's excited!?!? We love to see all the great things that get done in and for our valley! ... See MoreSee Less
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Last Updated 2-Apr-2021
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