Congratulations to our 2011 award recipients!
David Kingsbury Smith Award: given to the individual who exemplifies a life-long dedication to trail stewardship and who has, through their efforts, made a significant contribution to trails in Vermont.
VT Dept. of Forests, Parks & Recreation – Rick White, Ethan Phelps, Lisa Thornton, Gary Sawyer, Susan Bulmer, Diana Frederick, Lou Bushey – Jack & Jessica
Moosalamoo, VMBA, & VYCC – Holly Knox, Patrick Kell, & Kate Hilfiker
Local Motion (Trail Finder) – recieved by Executive Director Chapin Spencer
Beth Ann Finlay Amy Kelsey
Council Stewardship Award: given to the individual or group who, through their participation and devotion to the Vermont Trails and Greenways Council, has contributed to the health and well-being of Vermont’s trail community.
The Muddy Boot Award: given to a trail volunteer to recognize an individual in Vermont who has contributed to on-the-ground trail work, trail advocacy efforts to encourage responsible use and environmental stewardship, and has demonstrated leadership through their participation.