Ribbons of Green Trails Society
The Ribbons of Green Trails Society of Vernon, British Columbia, Canada is a non-profit, trail advocacy group dedicated to the promotion and construction of walking, hiking and cycling trails, both on and off-road within the Greater Vernon region.
The purposes of the Ribbons of Green Trails Society are to advocate for a network of public non-motorized trails within the Greater Vernon area and to encourage connectivity with trails in neighbouring communities.
The mission of the Ribbons of Green Trails Society includes, but is not limited to:
advocating for municipal governments and other organizations for the construction of non-motorized trails in Greater Vernon;
encouraging trail connectivity within Greater Vernon and with those in neighbouring communities
supporting best practices for trail design, construction, use, signage and maintenance
supporting trails and pathways used for both recreation and transportation wherever feasible
working collaboratively with and supporting community partner organizations with similar purposes
Who is the Ribbons of Green Trails Society?
The Ribbons of Green Trails Society currently consists of 10 directors who meet once a month to advance trail development and ensure maintenance.
City of Vernon staff and Council Members, District of Coldstream staff, and Regional District of North Okanagan Parks staff are also in attendance at the monthly meetings.
The Ways of Water - Stories of the Grey Canal, April 8, 2022
The Ribbons of Green Trails Society has collaborated with the Museum & Archives of Vernon to present a series of filmed interviews about the historic Grey Canal.
Dates: Friday, April 8, 2:00 pm SOLD OUT
Saturday, April 9, 2:00 pm SOLD OUT
NEW DATE: Saturday, May 14, 2:00 pm
Location: Vernon Museum
Refreshments served between films
To reserve your spot, register here:
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