Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail is a charitable organization whose sole purpose is to foster the development and successful operation of the Trail. To achieve this end FBVT relies on generous contributions from individuals, families, businesses and organizations. Become a Friend of the Trail by donating in one of two easy ways:

To donate by credit card online, simply click the “Donate” button below and provide the information requested. If you would like to designate your contribution to the Endowment Fund or other special purpose, so state when asked to “Add special instructions to the seller.”



To pay by check, print out the form below and mail it with your check to:
Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail, PO Box 474, Beulah, MI 49617.

Yes, I/we would like to join the Friends!

Name(s): ___________________________________________
Address:  ___________________________________________
e-mail: _____________________________________________
Phone(s): ___________________________________________

Membership categories: (please circle)
Single ($15)   |   Family ($25)   |  Donor ($50)  |   Patron ($100)  |  Benefactor ($250)   |   Sponsor ($500)

Please designate our contribution as follows:

Operating Account(operations & maintenance): $_________________

Capital Account (construction only): $___________________

Special Occasion / In Honor / In Memory:________________________________________________________$___________

William R. Olsen Endowment Fund for the BVT: $________________

For information about bequests and their wording, see our Bequests page.